Davao (Tagalog pronunciation: [dɐˈbaw]) refers to several closely related places in Mindanao in the Philippines:

  • Davao Region, an administrative region.
  • Davao del Norte province
  • Davao del Sur province
  • Davao Occidental province
  • Davao Oriental province
  • Davao Province (1914–1967), a former province comprising what are now the provinces of Compostela Valley, Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur, Davao Occidental and Davao Oriental.
  • Davao Province (1972-1998), former name of Davao del Norte, comprising what are now the provinces of Compostela Valley and the present day Davao del Norte.
  • Davao City, also known simply as Davao, Mindanao's largest highly urbanized city.
  • Metro Davao, a metropolitan area in the Mindanao island group, Philippines.
  • Davao Gulf, a gulf found in Mindanao in the Philippines.
  • Davao River, third largest river catchment on the Southern Philippines Island of Mindanao.
  • Davao International Airport, the main airport serving Davao City in the Philippines.
  • Davao International seaport, a seaport located at Davao City, Mindanao island in the Philippines.
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    6 Davao social worker examinees in top 10

    Sun Star 27 Sep 2023
    SIX examinees from the Davao Region made it to the top 10 of the September 2023 Social Worker Licensure Exam (SWLE) based on the results that the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) released on September 25, 2023 ... Kynzyl Gail Endoy Sacatani from UM-Davao and Desiree Lucero Torres from Southern Phils....

    City logs 50k biz permit applications as of Sept 25

    Sun Star 27 Sep 2023
    THE City Government of Davao had recorded close to 50,000 business permit applications as of September 25, 2023, surpassing the total 49,326 applications last year ... “Services and trading [mga] usual business [applying for new business permits]Service contractors, kasama na dito ......

    Over 3K pass social workers licensure exam

    The Manila Times 26 Sep 2023
    Darlaine Joy Datulio Labandero, University of Mindanao-Davao City, 87 percent; ... Kynzyl Gail Endoy Sacatani, University of Mindanao-Davao City, 86 percent;. Desiree Lucero Torres, Southern Philippines Agriculture, Business, Marine and Aquatic School of Technology, 86 percent; ... Joselle Granada Salas, University of Mindanao- Davao City, 85.60 percent;....

    i-Station opens in Davao City

    Sun Star 21 Sep 2023
    This includes fostering a more competitive business environment and preventing market disparities. 'The PCC is proud to formally establish a presence here in the King City of the South in the hopes of contributing to creating a more competitive environment among businesses not only in Davao—but across the region,' lawyer Michael G....

    Aboitiz Data Innovation clinches Asian tech award

    Manila Bulletin 20 Sep 2023
    ... Architect - Power Grid and Distribution, ADI; Mark Catalan, Metershop Supervisor - Power Metering Department, Davao Light; Raul Lucero, President and COO, Visayan Electric; Rodger Velasco, President and COO, Davao Light; and Tim Charlton, Editor-in-Chief, Asian Business Review....

    Nograles bill on Davao Light takeover of north Davao areas gains support

    Sun Star 19 Sep 2023
    'The consumer and business groups in Davao are looking forward that more areas in Davao del Norte and Davao de Oro will benefit from the lower power rates of DLPC [Davao Light] at P8 per kilowatt hour compared to Nordeco’s rate of P14 per kWh,' DCM said. Davao del Norte Governor ......

    New architects: Scholarship kept us going

    Sun Star 19 Sep 2023
    Out of the 4,784 exam takers, only 2,924 passed including Davao Light and Power Co., Inc ... “Though it is a really difficult course, I gained confidence from the support of Davao Light ... Additionally, Jonas shared that he accepted the scholarship offered by Davao Light and Aboitiz Foundation because was treated like a family member....

    Economic crisis seen in Northern Davao

    Manila Standard 18 Sep 2023
    Ryan Amper, lead convenor of Davao Consumer Movement, during a radio interview said the group does not see any new businesses setting up shop in their area. “In fact, the businesses are going to Northern Davao’s 2nd District, which has stable and less expensive electricity rates.” ......

    Destine Davao: City’s new haven

    Sun Star 15 Sep 2023
    A THREE-TOWER premium property is set to rise at a 4,749-square meter property in Lanang, Davao City. Promising to provide a living beyond the ordinary, Destine Davao is an upscale and Davao-inspired condominium property that boasts curated features and amenities situated at the very heart of the northern part of the city....

    Globe empowers customers through creative tech experiences, rewarding opportunities

    Manila Standard 15 Sep 2023
    ... bazaar offers a blend of homegrown businesses and art ... Redeem your raffle entries via the GlobeOne App and get the chance to win prizes like a new Nissan Kicks e-powered vehicle, Gogoro Smartscooters, vacation package to Davao and Coron, or a business class trip to Japan for two....

    Startups eye funding for expansion plans

    Sun Star 14 Sep 2023
    (DCCCII) said local business startups in Davao City are now seeking expansion of their operations ... Meanwhile, Ideas Davao convenor and start-up business official Richard Day said that financial technology and education technology, mostly driven by artificial intelligence (AI), are currently top drivers of start-up businesses in Davao City....

    AI powers Davao’s start-up scene

    Sun Star 13 Sep 2023
    FINANCIAL technology and education technology, mostly driven by artificial intelligence (AI), are currently top drivers of start-up businesses in Davao City, a Davao-based start-up business official said ... Day also said artificial intelligence had been utilized by most business ......

    Davao Startup Week 2023 launched

    Sun Star 12 Sep 2023
    THE startup community in the Davao Region is abuzz as the Davao Startup Week celebration is launched anew this year on September 11 to 17, 2023, emphasizing innovation and digital transformation for inclusion and sustainability ... The Davao Startup Week was created to unite entrepreneurs, investors, students, and changemakers in the City of Davao....