Tag Archives: Davao City

Oliver Dimakiling

Dimakiling wins Malaysia chess tournament

International Master Oliver Dimakiling recently won the Melaka International Chess Festival 2018 Category Open Tournament, which took place at the Grand Ballroom, Freeport A’ Famosa Outlet in Alor Gajah, Malacca, Malaysia last Saturday, July 7, 2018.

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Health group lauds Davao City Vices Regulation Unit for strict enforcement of smoking ban

HealthJustice Philippines, a think tank and advocacy group with legal expertise in tobacco control and health promotion, praised the Davao City Vices Regulation Unit (VRU) for its strict enforcement of the city’s smoking ban.

Health advocates applaud Davao gov’t order to stop selling cigs in 7-11

HealthJustice, a public health policy think tank and recipient of Bloomberg Award for Global Tobacco Control, commends Davao city government and its Anti-Smoking Task Force for strictly implementing their Comprehensive Anti-Smoking Ordinance, which was passed in 2002 and amended later on in 2012.

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4th Globe Media Excellence Awards Winners revealed

In recognition of their exemplary work in bringing to the fore most relevant social issues through different channels of print, broadcast and digital media, outstanding media professionals and social media practitioners in Mindanao were honored at the 4th Globe Media Excellence Awards. The awards now cover media organizations in four major cities in the region namely General Santos, Cagayan de Oro, Zamboanga and Davao.