During the time of President Fidel V. Ramos, Sasa port was upgraded to accommodate more foreign and inter-island cargo vessels, with stevedores and fork-lift operators manning their equipment to load and unload cargoes.
People stop over at a pawnshop in San Pedro Street to watch the western conference final of the NBA. (Ace R. Morandante/davaotoday.com)
A rider makes his way to the final stretch of the Enduro mountain bike competition trail in Barangay Gatungan, Bunawan District, Davao City. The Enduro Davao 2015 held Sunday was attended by about 150 competitors from different provinces in the country. (John Rizle L. Saligumba/davaotoday.com)
Parents and students from elementary and high school troop to Francisco Bangoy National High School in Barangay Sasa for enrollment on Monday.
Teenagers spend their last days of summer roaming around the seashore using improvised net to catch small fish meters away from sea wall. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)
Brigada Eskwela 2015 kicks off in Davao City on Monday with parents and teachers joining the annual school preparation before the opening of classes on June 1. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)
An old woman roam around in Magsaysay Park begging money for food from park goers. The recent Social Weather Station showed around 3 million families experienced involuntary hunger on the first quarter of 2015. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)
Sea gypsy kids (Badjao) patiently wait for passengers of a motor boat to throw them coins in the 12 to 15 feet-deep sea in Sta. Ana wharf. (Ace R. Morandante/davaotoday.com)
Dozens of secondhand shoes are displayed along Roxas Avenue during night. (Ace R. Morandante/davaotoday.com)
At exactly 5:40 in the morning the sun shines at the peak of the majestic Mt. Apo. On April 24 to 25 mountain climbers from Davao City organized their annual clean up drive after thousands of visitors climbed the summit during the Lenten season. (Rawi June A. Morandante/davaotoday.com)