Category Archives: night market

Davao blast ‘the price we need to pay’ in Duterte’s war vs crime and drugs – traders

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 8 Sep) – Mindanao Business Council (MBC) president Vicente Lao said the Roxas Night Market blast was “the price we need to pay” while President Rodrigo R. Duterte is “waging this difficult but necessary war” against crime and drugs. “It will affect the business, especially the tourism sector. However, this is […]

Davao blast ‘the price we need to pay’ in Duterte’s war vs crime and drugs – traders

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 8 Sep) – Mindanao Business Council (MBC) president Vicente Lao said the Roxas Night Market blast was “the price we need to pay” while President Rodrigo R. Duterte is “waging this difficult but necessary war” against crime and drugs. “It will affect the business, especially the tourism sector. However, this is […]

Narco-politicians could be behind Friday blast at Roxas night market – PDEA

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 7 Sep) – The Friday explosion at the Roxas Night Market that left 14 dead and 70 injured might be perpetrated by politicians publicly named by President Rodrigo R. Duterte in his anti-illegal drugs campaign, Philippines Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) 11 director Adzar Albani said on Wednesday. Albani told a joint […]

Mayor Sara orders closure of Roxas night market

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 3 Aug) – Mayor Sara Duterte has ordered Thursday to close the three-year-old street night market along Roxas Avenue, affecting some 700 food, accessories, and “ukay-ukay” vendors for violating the rules set by the City Government. The closure order was recommended by City Traffic and Transport Management Office (CTTMO) Chief Rhodelio Poliquit who […]