26 C
Davao City
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
In Pictures

In Pictures

Foreign support

FOREIGN SUPPORT. President Rodrigo Duterte and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Philippines Chief Representative Susumo Ito exchange pleasantries during the inauguration of the new Communications, Navigation, Surveillance / Air Traffic Management (CNS/ATM) Systems Development Project at the Philippine Air Traffic Management Center (PATMC) in Pasay City on Tuesday evening. Also in the photo are Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) Director General Captain Jim Sydiongco, Japanese Ambassador to the Philippines Koji Haneda, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea and Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
FOREIGN SUPPORT. President Rodrigo Duterte and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Philippines Chief Representative Susumo Ito exchange pleasantries during the inauguration of the new Communications, Navigation, Surveillance / Air Traffic Management (CNS/ATM) Systems Development Project at the Philippine Air Traffic Management Center (PATMC) in Pasay City on Tuesday evening. Also in the photo are Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) Director General Captain Jim Sydiongco, Japanese Ambassador to the Philippines Koji Haneda, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea and Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Machine shop scene

MACHINE SHOP SCENE. A machine shop worker dismantles a car which is undergoing a major repair at a makeshift shop along McArthur Highway in Davao City on Monday. LEAN DAVAL JR .
MACHINE SHOP SCENE. A machine shop worker dismantles a car which is undergoing a major repair at a makeshift shop along McArthur Highway in Davao City on Monday. LEAN DAVAL JR .

Heavy load

HEAVY LOAD. A porter struggles to maneuver a cart full of merchandise which he will deliver to customers along R. Magsaysay Avenue in Davao City on Monday. LEAN DAVAL JR .
HEAVY LOAD. A porter struggles to maneuver a cart full of merchandise which he will deliver to customers along R. Magsaysay Avenue in Davao City on Monday. LEAN DAVAL JR .

Great father

GREAT FATHER. A man is commissioned by a family to cut the grasses on their departed loved ones’ grave at the Davao Memorial Park on Monday. The man proudly said his job helped him pay for his two children’s college education. LEAN DAVAL JR .
GREAT FATHER. A man is commissioned by a family to cut the grasses on their departed loved ones’ grave at the Davao Memorial Park on Monday. The man proudly said his job helped him pay for his two children’s college education. LEAN DAVAL JR .

Devotees

DEVOTEES. Catholic devotees gather to have their Sto. Nino images blessed by a priest during the Golden Jubilee of the Shrine of the Holy Infant Jesus of Prague in Shrine Hills, Matina, Davao City on Monday. LEAN DAVAL JR
DEVOTEES. Catholic devotees gather to have their Sto. Nino images blessed by a priest during the Golden Jubilee of the Shrine of the Holy Infant Jesus of Prague in Shrine Hills, Matina, Davao City on Monday. LEAN DAVAL JR

Sunset business?

SUNSET BUSINESS? Photo shows empty metal structures for billboard advertisement tower over Quimpo Blvd. in Davao City on Monday. The outdoor advertisement is in a downward spiral as it is one of the affected industries after customers shifted to social media advertising. LEAN DAVAL JR .
SUNSET BUSINESS? Photo shows empty metal structures for billboard advertisement tower over Quimpo Blvd. in Davao City on Monday. The outdoor advertisement is in a downward spiral as it is one of the affected industries after customers shifted to social media advertising. LEAN DAVAL JR .

Sto. Niño image

STO. NINO IMAGE. A devotee shows his miniature Sto. Nino image after it was blessed during the Golden Jubilee of the Shrine of the Holy Infant Jesus of Prague in Shrine Hills, Matina, Davao City on Monday. LEAN DAVAL JR.
STO. NINO IMAGE. A devotee shows his miniature Sto. Nino image after it was blessed during the Golden Jubilee of the Shrine of the Holy Infant Jesus of Prague in Shrine Hills, Matina, Davao City on Monday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Park’s attraction

PARK’S ATTRACTION. A resident spends his Saturday morning feeding the pigeons at Rizal Park in Davao City. The park’s hundreds of pigeons became an attraction of the area especially during weekends. LEAN DAVAL JR.
PARK’S ATTRACTION. A resident spends his Saturday morning feeding the pigeons at Rizal Park in Davao City. The park’s hundreds of pigeons became an attraction of the area especially during weekends. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Changing skyline

CHANGING SKYLINE. Hotels and condominium buildings dominate the skyline of Davao City in this photo taken on Saturday. Tourism officials reported on Friday that the city’s tourist arrivals in 2017 had surpassed the city government’s target of two million foreign and domestic tourist arrivals. LEAN DAVAL JR.
CHANGING SKYLINE. Hotels and condominium buildings dominate the skyline of Davao City in this photo taken on Saturday. Tourism officials reported on Friday that the city’s tourist arrivals in 2017 had surpassed the city government’s target of two million foreign and domestic tourist arrivals. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Sorting out

SORTING OUT. Workers meticulously sort plastic resin flakes at the sorting area of PhilDutch Polymer, Inc. at Anflocor Industrial Estate Corporation (AIEC) in Panabo City on Friday. The company made its first ever export shipment of the product on Friday afternoon. LEAN DAVAL JR.
SORTING OUT. Workers meticulously sort plastic resin flakes at the sorting area of PhilDutch Polymer, Inc. at Anflocor Industrial Estate Corporation (AIEC) in Panabo City on Friday. The company made its first ever export shipment of the product on Friday afternoon. LEAN DAVAL JR.

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
light rain
26 ° C
26 °
26 °
88%
2.6kmh
75%
Thu
26 °
Fri
25 °
Sat
25 °
Sun
28 °
Mon
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