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Pilipino Star
If Heart were a heroine, she would be Wonder WomanMy Korean Jagiya (pronounced Chag-ya) which premieres tonight after Mulawin vs.
Pilipino Star / Posted 25 minutes ago
My Korean Jagiya (pronounced Chag-ya) which premieres tonight after Mulawin vs. Ravena, replacing the just-ended I Heart Davao (starring sweethearts Tom Rodriguez and Carla Abellana). Heart’s leading man is Korean actor Alexander Lee with whom... Read more
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The Manila Times
German envoy reminds PH of obligation to follow international human rights pactsLeila de Lima, a staunch critic of President Rodrigo Duterte whom she accused o
The Manila Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Leila de Lima, a staunch critic of President Rodrigo Duterte whom she accused of killing innocents when he was mayor of Davao City. De Lima has been implicated in the drug trade in which she was supposed to have connived with drug lords serving... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardiais concerned. It was a joy to find out that Dr. Ver's loving sister, Corazon, n
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 hours ago
is concerned. It was a joy to find out that Dr. Ver's loving sister, Corazon, now Mrs. Duterte from, you guess it, Davao City, was in town on one of her frequent visit to her kid brother. We were also happy to make the acquaintance of... Read more
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Sun Star
The 'oneness' of Biboy and AraIT WAS a beautiful day for former SunStar Davao reporter and now ABS-CBN news r
Sun Star / Posted 5 hours ago
IT WAS a beautiful day for former SunStar Davao reporter and now ABS-CBN news reporter Arianne "Ara" Caryl Casas last July 8, as she started a new chapter in her life with Earl Bryan "Biboy" Tumuran. Though it was sunny day, family, friends, and... Read more
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Sun Star
Davao designers, Ann Pamintuan collaborateMEMBERS of the Davao Fashion and Design Council (DFDC) paid tribute to the inte
Sun Star / Posted 5 hours ago
MEMBERS of the Davao Fashion and Design Council (DFDC) paid tribute to the internationally-acclaimed furniture and jewelry designer Ann Tiukinhoy Pamintuan via a collaboration show. Drawing inspiration from some of the most famous furniture designs... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Kadayawan on amid tight securityDAVAO CITY — It was a long weekend for locals and tourists who joined the celeb
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 hours ago
DAVAO CITY — It was a long weekend for locals and tourists who joined the celebration of Kadayawan Festival here. The festival culminated with a floral float parade on Sunday, a day after students from different schools in Mindanao took part in a... Read more
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Sun Star
Successful celebration of Pamulak sa KadayawanUNITY in diversity in Davao City was proven in Saturday's representation of dif
Sun Star / Posted 15 hours ago
UNITY in diversity in Davao City was proven in Saturday's representation of different sectors in the floral float parade which also attracted local and foreign visitors. More or less 40 contingents endured the heat of the sun Sunday, August 20, to... Read more
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Sun Star
Pamulak sa Kadayawan wows crowdof pharmaceutical products were declared as winners of Pamulak sa Kadayawan cel
Sun Star / Posted 15 hours ago
of pharmaceutical products were declared as winners of Pamulak sa Kadayawan celebration on Saturday, August 19. Davao Horse Club, Palawan Pawnshop and International Pharmaceuticals Incorporated were this year's winners for the Pamulak sa... Read more
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Sun Star
2 men face drug raps in Davao Citycharges before the court after they were found possessing marijuana in a drug b
Sun Star / Posted 15 hours ago
charges before the court after they were found possessing marijuana in a drug bust operation at Alpha Homes in Matina in Davao City two weeks ago. Charged with violation of the Republic Act 9165, or The Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act 2002,... Read more
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Sun Star
Fallout of a conflictMeeting and Learning Session of the Foundation for Philippine Environment (FPE)
Sun Star / Posted 15 hours ago
Meeting and Learning Session of the Foundation for Philippine Environment (FPE) held at the C-Tree Hotel in Matina, Davao City, last week. "'Yong sa municipalities that surround the lake affected din sila dahil hindi makapagtanim (The... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Loyalty check?I and Gringo – I call him Gringo then and I’d like to call him Gringo now – he
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 hours ago
I and Gringo – I call him Gringo then and I’d like to call him Gringo now – he was wanted by the government but he was in Davao with me,” President Duterte revealed. “We were having a great time rambling down the streets of Davao, eating durian... Read more
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Sun Star
3rd Art X Fusion set in Baguioart connection continues with the mounting of the 3rd Art X Fusion, an art exch
Sun Star / Posted 16 hours ago
art connection continues with the mounting of the 3rd Art X Fusion, an art exchange activity between Baguio and Davao City artists slated on September 1 to 3 in the Summer Capital of the Philippines. Dubbed “Pasa-Kalye Art X Fusion 3... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Senate majority signs resolution hitting police drug killingsthe Senate that it was the President’s modus operandi to make it appear the vic
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 hours ago
the Senate that it was the President’s modus operandi to make it appear the victims fought back when he was still mayor of Davao City. Sense of the Senate Pimentel, who called for the caucus last night, said the chamber might pass tomorrow a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Siargao among world’s top surfing spotsthe conflict in Mindanao is only in Marawi City, the region still has other are
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 hours ago
the conflict in Mindanao is only in Marawi City, the region still has other areas to offer tourists such as Siargao and Davao. Officials of Surigao del Norte assured tourists that it is safe to visit Siargao despite the declaration of martial... Read more
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Minda News
Pharma firm’s floral float wins Pamulak sa KadayawanDAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 20 August) — The floral float of a pharmaceutical firm
Minda News / Posted 16 hours ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 20 August) — The floral float of a pharmaceutical firm was adjudged champion of the Pamulak sa Kadayawan during the nearly five-hour parade Sunday of colorful floats festooned with flowers and other indigenous materials. As... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Ninoy fought for what is just’ – Dutertethat indeed, the Filipino is worth dying for,” Duterte cited. Duterte’s mother
The Manila Times / Posted 17 hours ago
that indeed, the Filipino is worth dying for,” Duterte cited. Duterte’s mother, Soledad, led the Yellow Friday Movement in Davao City that supported the Presidential bid of Ninoy’s widow, Corazon Aquino, during the 1986 snap elections against then... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Marawi’s ex-mayor clearedhow to counter violent extremism. He even published a small book on how to deal
Manila Standard Today / Posted 17 hours ago
how to counter violent extremism. He even published a small book on how to deal with violent extremism. “I also arranged a Davao meeting with the President where he offered help. After the meeting, I got him on a consultancy arrangement with... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
PNP told: Justify P1-b war budgetreferring to the killing of 17-year-old Kian Loyd delos Santos in a police oper
Manila Standard Today / Posted 17 hours ago
referring to the killing of 17-year-old Kian Loyd delos Santos in a police operation in Caloocan City. In the House, Davao City Rep. Karlo Alexei Nograles said the Delos Santos killing must not trigger a slash in the PNP budget for 2018 since... Read more
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Minda News
Mayor Sara: ML has no negative effects on KadayawanDAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 20 August) — Amid the threat of terrorism in Mindanao,
Minda News / Posted 17 hours ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 20 August) — Amid the threat of terrorism in Mindanao, Mayor Sara Duterte said martial law had “no negative effects” on the celebration of the 32nd Kadayawan sa Dabaw here as several Dabawenyos and tourists flocked to the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Boot camp for songwriters takes more grassroots approachsongs and foster a more competitive field,” she said of the boot camp, which wi
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 hours ago
songs and foster a more competitive field,” she said of the boot camp, which will make its way to Cebu in September and Davao in November. Being part of the camp is free—if your sample work makes it through the rigorous audition process, that... Read more
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Sun Star
Mendoza: Safe schools a musMendoza: Safe schools a musttLaw. Director’s Cut: (This portion features the thoughts of Atty. Alberto Esco
Sun Star / Posted 18 hours ago
Law. Director’s Cut: (This portion features the thoughts of Atty. Alberto Escobarte, Ceso IV, Regional Director, DepEd-Davao to all stakeholders and recipients of the efforts to improve the basic education). "Let me assure you that in the... Read more
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Sun Star
Davao City to host Ironman race in 2018DAVAO City is all set to host the 70.3 Cobra Ironman Triathlon slated on March
Sun Star / Posted 18 hours ago
DAVAO City is all set to host the 70.3 Cobra Ironman Triathlon slated on March 25, 2018 at the Alcantara Ayala Land Property in Lanang. Davao City Mayor Sara "Inday" Duterte proudly announced during the staging of Pamulak sa Kadayawan on Sunday,... Read more
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Sun Star
Forging 'Ngilngig' filmmaking"NGILNGIGA uy!” Students are heard saying this during the recent school tour s
Sun Star / Posted 18 hours ago
"NGILNGIGA uy!” Students are heard saying this during the recent school tour screenings of Davao Ngilngig Films (DNF) in Ateneo de Davao University on August 4 and Davao City National High School on August 12. “Ngilngig” is a Cebuano term that can... Read more
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Rappler
Dureza says he recommended 'clearance' for ex-Marawi mayorpossible incidents involving the Maute brothers before the siege started, even
Rappler / Posted 22 hours ago
possible incidents involving the Maute brothers before the siege started, even volunteering to help. "I also arranged a Davao meeting with the President where he offered help," Dureza explained. "After the meeting, I got him on a consultancy... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Jam-packed gastronomic adventure at the World Street Food Congress 2017a long queue of patrons lining for a taste of cheese empanada and bagnet pizza
Manila Standard Today / Posted 23 hours ago
a long queue of patrons lining for a taste of cheese empanada and bagnet pizza from Ilocos, as well as chicken satti from Davao. Martabak, a stuffed pancake from Indonesia, and an oyster omelet from Taiwan, were also among the bestsellers. This... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘My Korean Jagiya’ all set to charm viewersJun Ho. Also starring are award-winning and talented artists Janice De Belen a
Manila Standard Today / Posted 23 hours ago
Jun Ho. Also starring are award-winning and talented artists Janice De Belen as Aida Asuncion, Gia’s widowed aunt; Ricky Davao as Jose/Josie Asuncion, Gia’s flamboyant and colourful uncle; Iya Villania-Arellano as Kennedy Santos, Gia’s perky and... Read more
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The Manila Times
Heart Evangelista, Alexander Lee make Filipino K-drama dreams come trueon screen. The show also stars award-winning actors Janice De Belen as Aida As
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
on screen. The show also stars award-winning actors Janice De Belen as Aida Asuncion, Gia’s widowed aunt; Ricky Davao as Jose/Josie Asuncion, Gia’s flamboyant and colorful uncle; Iya Villania-Arellano as Kennedy Santos, Gia’s perky and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Nograles sees heated debate on drug war funding amid killingsRep. Karlo Alexei Nograles (Photo from his Facebook account) Davao City Rep. K
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Rep. Karlo Alexei Nograles (Photo from his Facebook account) Davao City Rep. Karlo Alexei Nograles, chairman of the House of Representatives appropriations committee, expects last week’s brutal sweep of drug suspects to be invoked at the plenary as... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Police abuse shouldn’t hinder gov’t anti-drug campaign — solonDavao City Rep. Karlo Nograles said on Sunday he expects the Philippine Nationa
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Davao City Rep. Karlo Nograles said on Sunday he expects the Philippine National Police (PNP) to justify its P900 million request for fund by saying police abuses, such as the 17-year-old boy’s killing, should not hinder the campaign to eradicate... Read more
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Inquirier.net
De Lima questions Duterte call for Kian slay probebecause of her criticisms of the war against illegal drugs. In the past, De Li
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
because of her criticisms of the war against illegal drugs. In the past, De Lima has investigated Duterte’s links to the Davao Death Squad. She has also spoken against extrajudicial killings committed in the guise of the anti-illegal drugs... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Kian’s killing puts P900-M budget for drug war in limbowhich could answer a very critical question: What are the sources of funds for
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
which could answer a very critical question: What are the sources of funds for this nationwide operation?” Recto asked. Davao City Rep. Karlo Nograles, chair of the House appropriations panel, earlier said in a statement the following proposed... Read more
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Inquirier.net
5.6-magnitude earthquake hits SaranganiA 5.6-magnitude quake struck Davao Occidental on Sunday morning, the Philippine
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
A 5.6-magnitude quake struck Davao Occidental on Sunday morning, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) reported. The tectonic earthquake’s epicenter was located southeast of Sarangani with a depth of focus of 120... Read more
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Sun Star
DCNHS, Sagayen High School top ‘Indak-Indak’CONTINGENTS from Davao City National High School (DCNHS) Special Program in the
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
CONTINGENTS from Davao City National High School (DCNHS) Special Program in the Arts-Sining Sayon Dawet Culturan Ensemble and Asuncion Davao del Norte Sagayen National High School (SNHS) bagged the major prizes in this year's Indak-Indak competition... Read more
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Sun Star
Improve Indak venue eyedDAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio assured that she will seek a better venue
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
DAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio assured that she will seek a better venue for the Indak-Indak sa Kadayawan next year. The mayor on Saturday, August 19, said she noted that only limited number of persons have enjoyed the performance. "My... Read more
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Sun Star
No tourist caught smoking during Kadayawan weekTHE Davao City Anti-Smoking Task Force (ASTF) lauded the zero smoking apprehens
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
THE Davao City Anti-Smoking Task Force (ASTF) lauded the zero smoking apprehension of tourists during the Kadayawan week despite their influx for the festival. Vice Regulation Unit (VRU) Head Voltaire Engracia said ASTF apprehended less than 200... Read more
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Sun Star
Security tight for ‘Pamulak’DAVAO. Security forces are getting ready for this year's Pamulak sa Kadayawan.
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
DAVAO. Security forces are getting ready for this year's Pamulak sa Kadayawan. TASK Force Kadayawan 2017, composed of different security officers from different agencies, is all set for Sunday's Pamulak sa Kadayawan with thousands of combined law... Read more
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Sun Star
Miss Tagabawa crowned as Hiyas sa Kadayawan 2017resilient. "We Dabawenyos aim high and soar high for the progress of the city
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
resilient. "We Dabawenyos aim high and soar high for the progress of the city together we unite, with the eleven tribes of Davao city and resilient through the test of times," she said. The answer bested Aguio who interpreted the photo of a lumad... Read more
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Sun Star
Personality profile: Tatay Maxhis dogs from Mindanao to Luzon and back and forth. Max De Lima, known to many
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
his dogs from Mindanao to Luzon and back and forth. Max De Lima, known to many as “Tatay Max” or “Journey Max,” arrived in Davao City on August 7, 2017 from Butuan City. Many Dabawenyos easily recognized him when he first arrived in Rizal Park... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lorenzana clears Marawi ex-mayor of Maute linksDuterte in Malacañang, Teodoro signed the donation agreement with AFP chief of
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Duterte in Malacañang, Teodoro signed the donation agreement with AFP chief of staff Gen. Eduardo Año. —CONTRIBUTED PHOTO DAVAO CITY — Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana has dropped former Marawi City Mayor Omar Solitario Ali and his son, Marawi... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AFP turns table on Reds: They’re militarizing Lumadscadres.” Unified declaration The AFP public affairs chief cited a unified dec
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
cadres.” Unified declaration The AFP public affairs chief cited a unified declaration among tribal leaders in Talaingod, Davao del Norte, which “condemns the abuses and exploitation done by left-leaning organizations in the UCCP (United Church of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Chasing beef on a culinary adventureAustralia. Premium Australian grass-fed beef will be part of the menu of 40 res
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Australia. Premium Australian grass-fed beef will be part of the menu of 40 restaurants across Metro Manila, Cebu and Davao until today, Aug. 20. Follow Australia in the Philippines on Facebook, @AusAmbPH on Twitter or the official hashtag... Read more
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Sun Star
Opening celebrationsINAUGURATIONS are most festive occasions. So far the Davao August calendar was
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
INAUGURATIONS are most festive occasions. So far the Davao August calendar was marked with celebrations of flowers, food, fashion and beauty. Here’s a round-up of what transpired on Week 2. Kadayawan official opening at Magsaysay Park The council... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Upbeat, modern pace, lingering charm of pastis 30 minutes from the Iloilo International Airport with direct regular flights
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Minda News
Ex-mayor of Marawi removed from list of persons to be arrested for rebellionDAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 19 Aug) — A former mayor of Marawi City has been remove
Minda News / Posted yesterday
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 19 Aug) — A former mayor of Marawi City has been removed from the list of persons ordered arrested under martial law for alleged rebellion. Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, in his capacity as Martial Law Administrator,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Trillanes wants Gordon kicked out of Blue Ribbon committeeand his allies. He recalled how in the ongoing probe into the P6.4-billion sha
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
and his allies. He recalled how in the ongoing probe into the P6.4-billion shabu smuggling from China, the so-called Davao group and the President’s son, Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte, were mentioned as influence peddlers within the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
QC, Manila, Davao, Pasay top competitiveness listroles and efforts in promoting competitiveness. Quezon City also topped the in
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
roles and efforts in promoting competitiveness. Quezon City also topped the infrastructure category, beating Manila and Davao City, and placed second in resilience, government efficiency and economic dynamism. Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada said... Read more
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Minda News
MY, MY, MY MARAWI: Muslim-Christian efforts: eating Meranao meal in a Christian compoundsaid Switzerland-based Boody of Indonesia, Franciscan International in front of
Minda News / Posted yesterday
said Switzerland-based Boody of Indonesia, Franciscan International in front of the convent representatives from Basilan, Davao and Zamboanga. (MindaViews is the opinion section of MindaNews. Samira Ali Gutoc-Tomawis, Ll.B., co-founder of the... Read more
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Minda News
Draft BBL in Congress; awaits authors for filingDAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 19 August) — The draft Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) final
Minda News / Posted yesterday
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 19 August) — The draft Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) finally reached Congress last week, a month after it was submitted to President Rodrigo Duterte, but it has yet to be filed as a bill in the House of Representatives and the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Trikini 2017 rolls off at BGCJM Giron. Last month, the non-government organization provided help to more th
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
JM Giron. Last month, the non-government organization provided help to more than 6,000 families in Manila, Bataan, Lipa, Tacloban, Calbayog, Iloilo, Cebu and Davao. The Trikini 2017 is scheduled to travel to other key cities in the countr... Read more
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Sun Star
Habi pushes culture and heritage in fashionTO PROMOTE the Davao’s exceptional artistry and cultural heritage than a fashio
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
TO PROMOTE the Davao’s exceptional artistry and cultural heritage than a fashion accessories competition of sophisticated artisan’s products was among the highlights during the Kadayawan week. Thus is the concept behind Habi Kadayawan, a fashion... Read more
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