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REMINDER. An enforcer from the City Transport and Traffic Management Office (CTTMO) places fliers printed with “No Parking” warning on the windshield of a vehicle parked along Pelayo Street in Davao City on Thursday, a day before the culmination of the 81st Araw ng Davao. LEAN DAVAL JR


ELATED. Singapore Tourism Board (STB) area director-Philippines International Group Laeh Loh says STB saw record high numbers for the very first time and achieved over 700,000 visitors from the Philippines registering 6.5% growth and Davao contributed 5% of the total arrivals from the Philippines based on their 2015 and 2016 data. She also said during a gathering with local media and influencers on Wednesday night that Singapore’s worldwide tourist arrivals reached 17.4 million last year. LEAN DAVAL JR


Edge Davao

All set

BATTLE OF WITS. City government of Davao employees attempt to outsmart their counterparts from the other departments in the elimination round of ‘Jack ‘n Poy’ game during the 81st Araw ng Davao celebration’s araw ng mga empleyado at Rizal Park on Wednesday. LEAN DAVAL JR

Battle of wits

SAYING IT WITH DONUTS. A Krispy Kreme staff member helps a Tausug girl create her own original art through doughnuts as the company hosted its iconic Doughnut Tour and Create-Your-Own-Doughnut activity with 10 indigenous kids from the different tribes of Davao at its branch at SM City Davao on Wednesday. The company also launched its Araw ng Davao treat and other summer season promotions. LEAN DAVAL JR

Saying it with donuts

JOINT EFFORT. Local artists from Davao City make a lion shaped figure as their canvas for their artwork during SM City Davao’s Art Safari: A Visual Art Competition held at the mall’s activity center on Wednesday. LEAN DAVAL JR

Joint effort

DETERMINED. A city government of Davao employee tries to out run her fellow employee in a game called ‘Maria went to the market’ during the Araw ng mga empleyado 2018, an event which part of the 81st Araw ng Davao celebration, held at Rizal Park along San Pedro Square on Wednesday. LEAN DAVAL JR


PEACE SIGN. Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio flashes a peace sign to Datu Bago awardee Aland David Mizell after she jokingly called him a member of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) in her speech during the 48th Conferment of Datu Bago Awards 2018 at The Royal Mandaya Hotel on Tuesday. LEAN DAVAL JR

Peace sign

TALENT TILT. Candidate number 11 Daryl Borja wows the crowd with her dance number during during Mutya ng Davao 2018 talent competition held at the atrium of Gaisano Mall along J.P. Laurel Avenue on Tuesday. LEAN DAVAL JR

Talent tilt

SPRUCING UP. Firefighters from Central 911 wash away the pigeons’ wastes from the ceiling and roof of the stage at Rizal Park on Tuesday as part of preparation for the 81st Araw ng Davao celebration. LEAN DAVAL JR

Sprucing up