RENE B. LUMAWAG, Photographer Veteran photojournalist Rene Lumawag of Davao City passed away on Monday, July 1, at the age of 74. Lumawag, or Tatay Rene as he was called by colleagues and friends, was known for chronicling the political … Continue reading RENE LUMAWAG, R. I. P.
BY ROGER M. BALANZA ` Davao City Vice Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is opposing charging fees on photographers covering events of the Kadayawan Festival 2011. I don’t like it. This is class imposition, said Duterte in the Gikan sa Masa para sa Masa television program on ABS/CBN on Sunday. He said charging fees is unfair to people who had no money to spare but wanted to shoot scenes of the Kadayawan events. This developed as organizers of the festival said they would impose fees on media practitioners and photo hobbyists who wish to cover highlights of the festival on … Continue reading Duterte frowns on fees on ‘fotogs’ in Kadayawan
TOURISM FAIR DAVAO CITY COUNCILOR EDGAR OPENING THE FAIR AND WELCOMING OPENING GUESTS; LOWER PHOTO, THE OFFICERS OF THE DABAW TOURISM OPERATORS ASSOCIATION (DABTOA) WHICH ORGANIZED THE EVENT AS PART OF THE KADAYAWAN FESTIVAL 2011 at the MUSEO DABAWENYO. photos by MORIE AGUILAR Continue reading KADAYAWAN FESTIVAL 2011 Tourism Fair
THE MAZE, the HipZone by HYPE MANAGEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION Carolyn Tan : HDMC Managing Director Abreeza Mall- DAVAO, Stall # 3001 to 3004 3rd level, JP Laurel Avenue, Bajada, Davao City Arvin Ang : Davao Managing Partner Anna Gulanes : Davao Operations Manager Cebu Ayala Mall, Stall # 315, 3rd Level, Ayala Center Cebu Business Park, Cebu City Debbie Villamor : Cebu Operations Manager THE MAZE MOVERS THE MAZE Corporate File Established in 2003, HMDC is in the business of subleasing and developing various budding retail shops in prime shopping destinations, in particular, Ayala Center Cebu. It has now … Continue reading MAZE, the HipZone by HYPE MANAGEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (HDMC)
By ROGER M. BALANZA Vice President Jejomar Binay is allocating P10 million for Davao City’s urban housing program, to benefit victims of the killer June 29 flood who lost their houses. Binay chairs the Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC), which manages government program for homeless urban poor. City councilor Arnolfo Ricardo Cabling said the fund would be utilized to build 100 houses at P100,000 each for 100 victims of the June flood that swept through four barangays in the southern part of the city. Thirty people died in the flood which temporarily displaced more than 10,000 … Continue reading Binay chips in P10M for Davao City flood victims
FREE SCHOOLBAGS. Davao City vice mayor Rodrigo Duterte and city councilor Edgar Ibuyan distribute schoolbags to students of Gov. Vicente Duterte Elementary School in Bankal, one four barangays hit by the June 29 flood that killed 31 people and displaced more than 12,000 people. BING GONZALES Continue reading AFTER THE FLOOD: New schoolbags for students