Acting RDC XI Chair identifies future growth drivers and potential economic risks for the private sector in Mindanao

(DAVAO CITY, August 9) In a panel discussion of the Post-State of the Nation Address (SONA) Philippine Economic Briefing in Davao City, Vice President for Mindanao Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Acting Regional Development Council (RDC) XI Chairperson, Arturo M. Milan, identified the bright spots for the private sector in Mindanao. These cover continue reading : Acting RDC XI Chair identifies future growth drivers and potential economic risks for the private sector in Mindanao

Infrastructure and human capital investments – key in boosting Davao Region’s economy

(DAVAO CITY, 09 August 2023) Creating an enabling investment climate is key in attaining a fast-growing and forward-looking Philippine economy, says the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). In the Post-State of the Nation Address (SONA) Philippine Economic Briefing (PEB) on 9 August 2023 in Davao City, NEDA Undersecretary (USec.) Joseph J. Capuno affirmed the continue reading : Infrastructure and human capital investments – key in boosting Davao Region’s economy

RDC XI PARTNERS WITH ABOITIZ POWER GENERATING COMPANIES IN FUNDING DAVAO REGION LGU PROJECTS UNDER ER 1-94

(Davao City, 07 August 2023).  The Regional Development Council (RDC) of Davao Region and Aboitiz Power Corporation, through its subsidiaries Therma South, Inc., Therma Marine, Inc., and HEDCOR Group, simultaneously inked  Memoranda of Agreement (MOA) for the implementation of projects to be proposed by Provincial Local Governments Units for funding under the Energy Regulations (ER) continue reading : RDC XI PARTNERS WITH ABOITIZ POWER GENERATING COMPANIES IN FUNDING DAVAO REGION LGU PROJECTS UNDER ER 1-94

RDC XI CONDUCTS DRDRA 2023-2028 DISSEMINATION FORUM ON DAVAO REGION’S PRIORITY DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH AGENDA

(Davao City, 31 July 2023) – To support the attainment of Davao Region’s development outcomes, the Regional Development Council (RDC) XI organized the Davao Regional Development Research Agenda (DRDRA), 2023-2028 Virtual Dissemination Forum on July 31, 2023 as a venue to present the Research & Development (R&D), innovation, and technology agenda to various stakeholders in continue reading : RDC XI CONDUCTS DRDRA 2023-2028 DISSEMINATION FORUM ON DAVAO REGION’S PRIORITY DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH AGENDA

RDC XI ENDORSES DAVAO REGION’S TOP PRIORITY PAPS FOR THE REGIONAL-NATIONAL INVESTMENT PROGRAMMING (RNIP) DIALOGUE

(Davao City, 8 June 2023). The Regional Development Council (RDC) XI, during its second quarter full council meeting on June 26, 2023, endorsed a total of thirty-one (31) priority programs, activities and projects (PAPs), amounting to a total investment target of PHP 154.67 billion. These PAPs are specifically earmarked for the upcoming Regional-National Investment Programming continue reading : RDC XI ENDORSES DAVAO REGION’S TOP PRIORITY PAPS FOR THE REGIONAL-NATIONAL INVESTMENT PROGRAMMING (RNIP) DIALOGUE

Public Safety and Security Master Plan for Metropolitan Davao Nears Completion

June 20, 2023 –  The Technical Working Group (TWG) for the formulation of the Metropolitan Davao Public Safety and Security Master Plan (MDPSSMP) headed by PLtCol Angel Sumagaysay, (Ret.), of the Davao City-Public Safety and Secuirty Office, presented the initial draft of the Master Plan before the Metropolitan Davao Development Coordinating Committee (MDDCC) during its continue reading : Public Safety and Security Master Plan for Metropolitan Davao Nears Completion

RDC XI – Metro Davao Committee Enhances Draft MDDA Act IRR

June 20, 2023 –  The Metropolitan Davao Development Coordinating Committee (MDDCC) enhanced the draft Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of the Republic Act No. 11708, otherwise known as the Metropolitan Davao Development Authority (MDDA) Act,  during its 2nd quarter meeting on June 20, 2023 held at NEDA-RDC XI Convention Hall, Km. 7, Bangkal, Davao City. continue reading : RDC XI – Metro Davao Committee Enhances Draft MDDA Act IRR

RDC XI’S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE (EDC) DIRECTS THE CONDUCT OF A MULTISECTORAL CONSULTATIVE WORKSHOP FOR THE STAKEHOLDERS OF THE BANANA INDUSTRY

(Davao City, 8 June 2023). The Economic Development Committee (EDC) of the Regional Development Council (RDC) XI, during its second quarter meeting on June 6, 2023, discussed the issues and challenges of the banana industry and identified comprehensive solutions and ways forward to support the industry. To gain a comprehensive understanding of the situation, the EDC continue reading : RDC XI’S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE (EDC) DIRECTS THE CONDUCT OF A MULTISECTORAL CONSULTATIVE WORKSHOP FOR THE STAKEHOLDERS OF THE BANANA INDUSTRY

Davao SDC deliberates concerns on health, labor and employment, social protection; endorses the creation of Sub-Committee on Culture, Heritage, and Arts

(DAVAO CITY, May 31) The Davao Social Development Committee (SDC), during its CY 2023 2nd quarter meeting on May 31 via hybrid setup, endorsed the creation of a Sub-Committee on Culture, Heritage, and Arts, under the SDC. Sec 13a of Republic Act No. 7536 or the Law creating the National Commission on Culture and Arts continue reading : Davao SDC deliberates concerns on health, labor and employment, social protection; endorses the creation of Sub-Committee on Culture, Heritage, and Arts