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Davao City
Sunday, May 28, 2017
In Pictures

In Pictures

Faithful

FAITHFUL. Muslims pray inside a mosque in Brgy. 23-C Mini Forest, Quezon Boulevard, Davao City to mark the start of the Holy month of Ramadan on Saturday. LEAN DAVAL JR.
FAITHFUL. Muslims pray inside a mosque in Brgy. 23-C Mini Forest, Quezon Boulevard, Davao City to mark the start of the Holy month of Ramadan on Saturday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

First Uniqlo store in Mindanao

The first Uniqlo store in Mindanao opened in SM Lanang Premier in Davao City on Friday with Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach as guest of honor. Joining Wurtzbach during the ribbon cutting are (L-R) Uniqlo store manager Rose Velardo, Fast Retailing Philippines general manager Geri Sia, Fast Retailing Philippines chief operating officer Katsumi Kubota, and Uniqlo area manager Binna Kim. The Japanese retail brand is also set to open two other stores in Mindanao this June 30: in SM City Davao and in SM CDO Downtown Premier. (PR)
The first Uniqlo store in Mindanao opened in SM Lanang Premier in Davao City on Friday with Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach as guest of honor. Joining Wurtzbach during the ribbon cutting are (L-R) Uniqlo store manager Rose Velardo, Fast Retailing Philippines general manager Geri Sia, Fast Retailing Philippines chief operating officer Katsumi Kubota, and Uniqlo area manager Binna Kim. The Japanese retail brand is also set to open two other stores in Mindanao this June 30: in SM City Davao and in SM CDO Downtown Premier. (PR)

Fulfilled

FULFILLED.Mountain bicycle riders from Davao City disembark from a ferry boat at Babak Port in thr Island Garden City of Samal on Thursday. Bicycle enthusiasts frequent the island due to its challenging terrain and scenic view. LEAN DAVAL JR
FULFILLED.Mountain bicycle riders from Davao City disembark from a ferry boat at Babak Port in thr Island Garden City of Samal on Thursday. Bicycle enthusiasts frequent the island due to its challenging terrain and scenic view. LEAN DAVAL JR

Oplan Bolabog

OPLAN BOLABOG. A police officer checks the identification card of a student during the
OPLAN BOLABOG. A police officer checks the identification card of a student during the "Oplan Bolabog" at Isla Verde in Davao City Thursday morning (25 May 2017). The operation was meant to verify non-residents as part of the city's tightened security measures. Mindanews photo

3 of 5

3 OF 5. For the second time, EDGE DAVAO became the winningest community daily in PPI Civic Journalism Community Press Awards when it won three of the five categories during the 21st National Press Forum on ASEAN @ 50 Beyond the Headlines, May 24-26 at H2O Hotel on Thursday. EDGE DAVAO won Best in Photojournalism, Best in Environmental Reporting and Best Edited Community Newspaper.
3 OF 5. For the second time, EDGE DAVAO became the winningest community daily in PPI Civic Journalism Community Press Awards when it won three of the five categories during the 21st National Press Forum on ASEAN @ 50 Beyond the Headlines, May 24-26 at H2O Hotel on Thursday. EDGE DAVAO won Best in Photojournalism, Best in Environmental Reporting and Best Edited Community Newspaper.

Whatever it takes

WHATEVER IT TAKES. A villager displays different varieties of fish he is selling at his community in Brgy. 23-C, Isla Verde, Davao City on Thursday. LEAN DAVAL JR
WHATEVER IT TAKES. A villager displays different varieties of fish he is selling at his community in Brgy. 23-C, Isla Verde, Davao City on Thursday. LEAN DAVAL JR

Bright note

BRIGHT NOTE. Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo signs the Joint Action Program on Cooperation in the Field of Tourism 2017-2019 prior to the press briefing at the Four Seasons Hotel in Moscow, Russia on May 24, 2017. The signing of the agreement is a manifestation of the joint pursuit of Russia and the Philippines towards a wider range of cooperation. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
BRIGHT NOTE. Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo signs the Joint Action Program on Cooperation in the Field of Tourism 2017-2019 prior to the press briefing at the Four Seasons Hotel in Moscow, Russia on May 24, 2017. The signing of the agreement is a manifestation of the joint pursuit of Russia and the Philippines towards a wider range of cooperation. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Relax mode

RELAXED MODE. A group of police officers gathers at a police outpost chatting just meters away from Malacanan Palace on Thursday. LEAN DAVAL JR.
RELAXED MODE. A group of police officers gathers at a police outpost chatting just meters away from Malacanan Palace on Thursday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

No let-up

NO LET-UP. A street food vendor entertains a customer at a makeshift stall at Roxas night market in Davao City on Wednesday evening. Dabawenyos continue to flock to their favorite food stalls in the city's night market a day after President Duterte declared martial law. LEAN DAVAL JR
NO LET-UP. A street food vendor entertains a customer at a makeshift stall at Roxas night market in Davao City on Wednesday evening. Dabawenyos continue to flock to their favorite food stalls in the city's night market a day after President Duterte declared martial law. LEAN DAVAL JR

Toeing the line

TOEING THE LINE. Resident of Barangay 23 Mini Forest in Davao City gather at a covered basketball court for identification verification during the
TOEING THE LINE. Resident of Barangay 23 Mini Forest in Davao City gather at a covered basketball court for identification verification during the "Operation Bolabog" on Thursday morning (25 May 2017). The operation was meant to verify non-residents as part of the city's tightened security measures. Mindanews photo

WEATHER UPDATE

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