Bosch opens hub in Davao City

LEADING multinational technology and services provider Bosch opened on Monday its first regional business hub in Mindanao, on Roxas Avenue in Davao City. “Our presence in Davao City enables us to effectively serve our customers across Mindanao, including the cities of Cagayan de Oro, Surigao, and Butuan,” Bosch country manager Joseph N. Hong said in […]

9th Pantat Festival

The volume of daily catfish, or locally known as hito, production in Los Amigos, Tugbok in Davao City has increased in the past few months.

Village chief Angelico Santander, Jr. said they have recently produced at least 2,500 kilos of hito daily, higher than the daily produce of 1,500 kilos in 2012.

He said the data is based on the daily production of some 38 members of Los Amigos Aqua Culture Producers Organization (Laacpu) alone, adding that Los Amigos has more than 100 hito growers.

“Paspas gyud ang production. In fact, maka supply na pud mi sa among market outside sa among barangay, outside Davao City (The production continues to increase. In fact, we’re able to supply our market outside our barangay and outside Davao City),” Santander told reporters during the opening of the 9th Pantat Festival Thursday. [Read more]

MassKara Festival 2013 opens

THE 20-day celebration of one of the country’s highly anticipated fiestas kicked off Tuesday at the Bacolod City public plaza as City Mayor Monico Puentevella declared the 2013 MassKara Festival open.

This year’s festivities started with the “Fun MassKa-Run, Walk, Bike, PWD” and were attended by different schools, the Philippine National Police, the Bureau of Fire Protection, Persons with Disabilities (PWD) and employees of the Bacolod Government Center.

Starting points commenced at the Old Bacolod City Airport, Provincial Lagoon and at the Ayala North Point, respectively. [Read more]

Fiestang Kuliat 2013

Chief of Staff Alex Cauguiran, Vice Mayor Vicky Vega- Cabigting and Rico Suarez of the City Tourism Office hold a copy of the schedule for the upcoming Fiestang Kuliat during Tuesday’s press conference at Marquee Mall, Angeles City, Pampanga. (Chris Navarro photo)