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Davao to submit list to FDA

DAVAO CITY — The city’s Business Bureau is set to submit a list of establishments here that have been issued with mayor’s permits to Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) XI this week, following the food poisoning incident earlier this month that downed close to 2,000 victims, mostly children in Surigao ...

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BRP-Gregorio del Pilar makes port visit to Zambo

ZAMBOANGA CITY — One of the two patrol frigates of the Philippine Navy (PN) arrived Tuesday in this city as part of its port visits to the different parts of the country. Navy Capt. Vincent Sibala, commanding officer of BRP-Gregorio del Pilar or Patrol Frigate (PF)-15, said the port visits ...

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House resumes BBL interpellation on Aug. 4

DAVAO CITY — The House of Representatives will resume the interpellation period for House Bill 5811, the substitute bill to the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) on Tuesday, August 4, Cagayan de Oro Rep. Rufus Rodriguez, chair of the Ad Hoc Committee on the BBL, told MindaNews Tuesday. Before Congress ...

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HIV treatment hub to open in Gensan

GENERAL SANTOS City– The Department of Health (DOH) in Region 12 is set to open a satellite treatment hub here for patients who are infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Dr. Ali Tumama, DOH-12 program manager for sexually-transmitted diseases and HIV/AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome), said the construction of ...

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Suspects in Balingasag killing in Misor charged

By EDWIN IYO, Correspondent MISAMIS ORIENTAL– Two suspects in the killing of hog and cattle buyer Last July 21, 2015 along the provincial road at upper Bagaay in Balingasag town here in the province  already charged of  robbery with murder. Police Sr. Insp. Arnold T. Gaabucayan Police Chief in Balingasag said  the suspects ...

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DTI 9 alerts consumers vs fraudulent online sellers

ZAMBOANGA City– The Department of Trade and Industry-9 (DTI-9) has cautioned consumers transacting via the internet to be very vigilant to protect themselves from fraudulent online sellers. “While we encourage our small entrepreneurs to use online marketing as one way to promote their products, we are also alerting our consumers ...

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