'Why would a councilor from Davao City be dealing with some brokers? And this Small Abellera is known in Davao City to be very close to Paolo Duterte,' says Senator Antonio Trillanes IV
The 43-year-old businessman from Davao – also a staunch supporter of President Rodrigo Duterte – is one of the most aggressive dealmakers in the country, acquiring companies left and right
This comes after presidential son and Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte was implicated in a House probe into the P6.4-billion shabu shipment from China
Jake dela Cruz had 4 arrest warrants against him, and faced criminal charges for illegal possession of firearms, illegal drugs, and murder
Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte had earlier been linked to shipment of illegal drugs and violence by alleged former members of the Davao Death Squad
Davao City gets 48 more Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) members with advanced training
'What I don't like are kids (being raped). You can mess with, maybe Miss Universe,' President Rodrigo Duterte says in his new rape joke
'We cannot deny the slowdown, especially in the tourism industry, when martial law was declared in Mindanao,' says the president of the Davao City Chamber of Commerce
President Rodrigo Duterte is proving to be a hindrance to the country's most urgent political and socio-economic reforms
Only 4 out of the city's 182 barangays maintain a materials recovery facility, which is required under the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act
How can drug addiction be conquered? Kabbalah Center International's Michael Berg speaks.
Cayamora Maute, whose sons lead a local terror group, is moved to Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig past midnight
Cayamora, the patriarch of the Maute clan, was inside a van along with 3 relatives and a driver, as he was arrested on June 6
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(3rd UPDATE) The 5 are intercepted at a Task Force Davao checkpoint in Davao City, hometown of President Rodrigo Duterte
The exercise in the waters off Talicud Island, Davao del Norte, on Saturday, June 3, aims to enhance the capacity of both PH and Japan coast guard personnel
Davao City, Malacañang of the South, leaves nothing to chance as Mindanao enters its second week under martial law
But the military insists this 'does not confirm the clear presence of ISIS' in the Philippines
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Local chief executives would have to surrender powers over their units to the national government, but to what extent?
Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio says security checks are in place both on land and at sea
Ulysses Dorotheo of the Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance notes, however, that Executive Order 26 is 'not as strong as the Davao ordinance'
Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial says they will include e-cigarettes 'when we have more information and recommendation' from the World Health Organization
The Department of Trade and Industry and the Aboitiz Foundation work together with the Matigsalug tribe of Mindanao to help them earn a living through their own products
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte expresses openness to joint exercises with China as he visits 3 Chinese warships docked in Davao City
Watch President Rodrigo Duterte during the Labor Day celebration in Davao City
The Philippine Navy says the 3-day 'goodwill visit' of the Chinese warships includes 'confidence-building' activities between the two nations
(2ND UPDATE) 'We condemn these acts committed by a group that pretends to champion social justice and equality,' the Davao City mayor says in a statement following the attacks
Jokowi kembali mengakui punya banyak kemiripan dengan Presiden Duterte.
Jalur pelayaran itu dapat membuat pengiriman barang lebih cepat dan murah dari Davao City menuju ke Sulawesi Utara.
The new route within the BIMP-EAGA will open on April 30 and is expected to boost trade and relations between PH and Indonesia
Edgar Matobato's lawyer Jude Sabio insists Guillermina Barrido Arcillas was not coached, and the only money given her was intended to help relocate her family for their protection
In 2009, then mayor and now President Rodrigo Duterte denied the existence of the Davao Death Squad during a public hearing, but admitted there were 'unexplained, unresolved' killings
The country's highest mountain, closed to the public since a fire razed it in March 2016, will soon be open to trekkers
The sworn affidavits of the 4 witnesses in 2009 cover the structure of the alleged death squad, describe how the death contracts were carried out, and elaborate on the practice of burying victims in the Laud quarry
Will more people join the likes of Edgar Matobato and Arthur Lascanas?
The self-confessed hitman of the so-called Davao Death Squad warns cops of a 'suffering' that comes once you've killed for the wrong reasons
The creation of the new team comes after former policeman Arturo Lascañas told the Senate that President Rodrigo Duterte ordered killings when he was Davao City mayor
A provision prohibiting indoor smoking areas is the most contentious part of the draft executive order, says the President
Retired policeman Arturo Lascañas claims then-Davao City mayor Rodrigo Duterte ordered operations, gave the go signal to kill, provided monetary rewards, and assured protection for Davao Death Squad members
The President reads his eldest daughter's defense of him on Facebook and says his feisty daughter knows how he thinks
Communications Secretary Martin Andanar claims the Commission on Human Rights cleared President Rodrigo Duterte of involvement in the Davao Death Squad. A 2012 resolution, however, states otherwise.
Retired Davao policeman Arturo 'Arthur' Lascañas retracts his previous denials of his involvement with deaths attributed to the Davao Death Squad
Retired SPO3 Arturo 'Arthur' Lascañas, a self-confessed former Davao Death Squad member, confirms Matobato's stories and tags President Rodrigo Duterte as being behind the killings
The President has been out of the public eye since Monday, February 13, following a visit to earthquake-hit Surigao City on Sunday and his attendance at the wedding of his aide-de-camp