Davao City on Target for Industrialization in Five Years
Do a 25 billion peso coal power plant and a 4.6 billion peso steel plant say anything to you? These big investments are huge that I can’t even fathom how high Davao can go. The idea of Davao to supply power and steel to the rest of Mindanao screams economic growth for the city.
Davao Will Supply Steel for the rest of Mindanao
“Steel is one of the foundations of national development. With this steel plant, Davao City not only would have the honor of having the only reinforced steel bar rolling mill plant in Mindanao, but also be able to play a bigger role in the development and progress of the island,” the committee report said. read more
Davao City Council to Tackle Zoning Reclassification
THE Davao City Council is set to include in its next sessions’ agenda the request of a businessman in Bunawan to construct a P4.6-billion steel plant.
Davao City Councilor Bernard Al-ag said Monday the steel company is seeking the reclassification of a parcel of land in Bunawan District from medium industrial zone to heavy industrial zone. read more
Aboitiz to reforest 1,000 hectares in Davao
Aboitiz Power Corp. will plant trees in 1,000 hectares in Davao del Sur surrounding the area of its planned 300-megawatt power plant in response to Mayor Sara Z. Duterte-Carpio’s request for the company to provide a buffer zone around the facility. read more
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