Policemen interact with children while securing the streets along Claro M. Recto avenue on Wednesday, Feb. 22. The added police visibility is part of the PNP’s efforts in securing the city for the ASEAN meeting held this week. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)
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Vendors sell imitation bags of known brands in a sidewalk along Ilustre street in Davao City. Their bags can sell for as low as 200 pesos a piece, and can even go lower depending on a customer’s negotiation skills. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)
Davao City Councilors along with City Administrator Zuleika Lopez and City Mayor’s Chief of Staff Raul Nadela Jr., do the signature “the fist” pose with International Department Minister Song Tao during the latter’s appearance at the 18th City Council’s regular session on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at the Sangguniang Panlungsod Building in Davao City. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)
Minister Song Tao and his party represented the Chinese government which donated $600,000 to the local government to be used for the building of classrooms for the Bolton Elementary School, and a water pumping facility for Baranggay Tibungco, Davao City. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)
Newly appointed City Traffic and Transportation Management Office head Dionisio Abude speaks during a courtesy visit to the 18th city council’s regular session on Tuesday, Feb. 21. Abude is the former head of the Traffic Management Center, CTTMO’s old designation. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)
The government of the People’s Republic of China donated Tuesday a total of $600,000 (P30,211,800 million) to the local government of Davao City.
A film making competition where participants are tasked to complete a short film in 24 hours with “race-style challenges and obstacles” will be one of the activities for this year’s Araw ng Dabaw celebration, organizers announced in a press briefing here Monday.
An elderly official of a farmers’ organization in North Cotabato province is the latest victim of extrajudicial killing, human rights group said.
Joanna Paula Gubac from Tugbok District, was among the 30 out of 61 official candidates of the Mutya ng Dabaw selected for this year’s pageant, which is among the festivities of this year’s Araw ng Dabaw celebration. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)
62 aspiring candidates wait for their turn during the Mutya ng Dabaw 2017 screening at the Waterfront Insular Hotel in Lanang, Davao City on Saturday, Feb. 18. Only 30 would be selected during the initial screening. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)