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Davao forum aims to flesh out Duterte admin’s inclusive growth agenda

Economy News
DAVAO CITY November 8, 2016 — The Duterte administration is convening the first of its series of “inclusive deliberations” with development stakeholders in a bid to reach a ...
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Duterte cancels rifle deal with US, will use money for Mindanao peace process

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MANILA, November 7, 2016 (PNA) — President Rodrigo R. Duterte has ordered the cancelation of the purchase of 26,000 M16 rifles that had already been ordered from a US ...
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ITCZ to bring rains to Mindanao

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MANILA, November 6, 2016 (PNA) — The Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) will bring cloudy skies with light to moderate rains and thunderstorms to Mindanao today (Sunday), according to ...
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Duterte says Japan visit ‘productive and fruitful’

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DAVAO CITY, Oct. 27 (PNA) — President Rodrigo Duterte is returning home tonight from his three-day official visit to Japan, bringing with him the reaffirmation of strong ties ...
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Duterte invites Japan to invest in Philippine rural areas

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October 26, 2016 — President Rodrigo Duterte today invited Japanese businesses to consider the Philippines’ rural areas as he pushes to decentralize growth through sectors such as agriculture. ...
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Japan PM to offer 5B yen in loans in talks with Duterte

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TOKYO, October 24, 2016 (PNA/Kyodo) — Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is looking to offer 5 billion yen (US$48.2 million) in loans when he meets with President Rodrigo Duterte ...
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Going back to the magic of coffee

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Did you know that Mindanao accounts for 65% (some sources say 70%) of the coffee production in the Philippines? Much of it, however, is robusta, and it’s already ...
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Prosecutors vow to resolve Davao bombing case by Oct 14

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SEPTEMBER 28, 2016 — The Davao City Prosecution Office (CPO) has given itself only up to October 14, 2016 to resolve the cases against the suspects in the ...
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Duterte warns of another explosion in Mindanao

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By Lilian C. Mellejor DAVAO CITY, September 20, 2016 (PNA) — President Rodrigo Duterte has warned of another possible terrorist attack in Mindanao or in other parts of the country. ...
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Duterte vows end to kidnappings in Mindanao

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DAVAO CITY, Sept. 19 (PNA) — President Rodrigo Duterte vowed to end kidnapping activities by the Abu Sayyaf as he lauded the safe release of Norwegian Kjartan Sekkingstad ...
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