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  Silicon Gulf - Davao City, Philippines
Silicon Gulf is a nickname for Davao City and extends to the Davao Region, at Southern Mindanao, Philippines.
Davao Region is one of the regions of the Philippines, located on the southeastern portion of Mindanao.
The Silicon Gulf Initiative was officially announced in October 6, 2006, during the ICT Davao, Inc. launch at the Royal Mandaya Hotel in Davao City.
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  Davao City, Philippines - General Information - TravelPH.Com
Davao City is the capital of the Davao Region (or Region XI).
On the north, Davao del Norte bound it, while on the east, partly by Davao del Norte and the Davao Gulf.
Davao City is ranked no. 5 among cities in Asia with better traffic flow based on vehicles per kilometer of city road.
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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Davao Gulf
It is bounded on the north by the municipality of Hagonoy, on the east by Davao Gulf, on the south by the municipality of Sulop and on the west by the municipality of Kiblawan and Sulop.
It is bounded on the north by Padada, on the east by Davao Gulf, on the south by the municipality of Malalag and on the west by the municipality of Kiblawan.
It is bounded on the north by the municipality of Malalag, on the east by Davao Gulf, in the south by Malita and on the west by the province of South Cotabato.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Davao-Gulf   (400 words)

  
 Davao Gulf
Davao Gulf is a gulf found in Mindanao in the Philippines.
It is surrounded by all four provinces in the Davao Region[?].
Davao City[?], on the gulf's west coast, is the largest and busiest port on the gulf.
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  General Background - Political Subdivision   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It is bounded on the north by the municipality of Hagonoy, on the east by Davao Gulf, on the south by the municipality of Sulop and on the west by the municipality of Kiblawan and Sulop.
It is bounded on the north by Padada, on the east by Davao Gulf, on the south by the municipality of Malalag and on the west by the municipality of Kiblawan.
It is bounded on the north by the municipality of Malalag, on the east by Davao Gulf, in the south by Malita and on the west by the province of South Cotabato.
www.davaosur.gov.ph /politics.html   (1892 words)

  
 Archdiocese of Davao
Davao City used to be the capital of the entire Davao Province until it became a chartered city on October 16, 1936.
Davao City is situated in the province of Davao del Sur.
Although Davao City is no longer the capital of what used to be the entire Davao Province, it has remained a principal commercial center for all the Davao provinces and the eastern and southeastern sections of Mindanao.
www.cbcponline.org /jurisdictions/davao.html   (502 words)

  
 Davao, Region XI, Philippines
The Philippine Province of Davao del Sur in Region XI, Southern Mindanao, occupies the western shore of the Gulf of Davao.
Davao is the only city in the Philippine Republic outside the National Capital Region that is not part of a province - but it is also the only city in the republic outside the NCR that has a population of more than a million (1,147,000 by the 2000 census, to 758,000 for Davao del Sur).
The Philippine Province of Davao Oriental in Region XI, Southern Mindanao, occupies the eastern flank of the Davao Gulf.
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 DAVAO DEL SUR TRAVEL INFORMATION, PHILIPPINES
It is bounded by the province of Davao (formerly Davao del Norte) to the north; the Celebes Sea to the south; North Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat and South cotabato to the west ; and Davao Gulf to the east.
Davao is divided into eight political district : baguio and Paguibato in the north; Calinan and Tugbok in the central part; Bunawan, Bahangin and Talomo in the east ; and Toril in the south.
Davao del Sur is an ethnic mix of Muslims, Visayans, Tagalogs, Chinese, Japanese and Spanish with a number of indigenous tribes scattered in the central plains and the western shores of the Davao Gulf.
www.asiatravel.com /davaoinfo.html   (1413 words)

  
 Travel in Davao City - Philippines - Asia - History - WorldTravelGate.net®-
Later, the Maguindanaos from Cotabato, Zamboanga and Jolo migrated to Davao and succeeded in driving the natives inhabitants to the mountains.
In 1903, the Moro province was organized and Davao became a district of the province.
Davao was formally inaugurated as a charter city in March 16, 1937 by President Elpidio Quirino.
www.asiatravelling.net /philippines/davao_city/davao_city_history.htm   (468 words)

  
 Mindanao
The province stretches from Davao City in the north to Sarangani Island in the south and is bounded by the province of Davao (formerly Davao del Norte) in the north, the Celebes Sea in the south, North Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat and South Cotabato in the west and the Davao Gulf in the east.
Davao City is at the head of the gulf and is the world's largest city, sprawling across 244,000 hectares.
The capital of Davao del Sur is Digos in the centre of the province, 57 kilometres south of Davao City.
www.pacificislandtravel.com /asia/philippines/about_destin/mindanao.html   (672 words)

  
 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: Description
Davao Oriental is a separate and independent province along with Davao del Sur and Davao del Norte.
Davao Oriental is situated in the southeastern section of Mindanao.
Its boundaries are defined on the north by Agusan del Sur, on the south by Davao Gulf, on the east by the Pacific Ocean, and on the west by Davao province.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=description&province=59   (196 words)

  
 Davao City History   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Local historians claim that the word davao came from the phonetic blending of the word of three Bagobo subgroups when referring to Davao River, an essential waterway which empties itself into Davao Gulf near the city.
Davao was then ruled by a Moro chieftain, Datu Bago, who held his settlement at the banks of Davao River (once called Tagloc River by the Bagobos).
Davao was formally inaugurated as a charter city in March 16, 1937 by President Elpidio Quirino.
www.clickdavao.com /history.html   (434 words)

  
 Davao - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
849,947), Davao del Sur prov., SE Mindanao, the Philippines, at the mouth of the Davao River on Davao Gulf.
Davao has a land area of 854 sq mi (2,211 sq km), making it one of the largest cities in the world.
Davao is the seat of the Univ. of Mindanao.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-davao.html   (289 words)

  
 THE PHILTRAVEL WIZARD ~ Disclaimer   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Davao is located in the southeastern corner of the island of Mindanao, in a region that also comprises the provinces of Davao, Davao del Sur, Davao Oriental, South Cotabato, Sarangani and General Santos City.
Davao was then ruled by a Moro chieftain, Datu Bago, who held his settlement at the banks of Davao River (once called Tagloc River by the Bagobos).
Davao's main streets are San Pedro Street and Claro M. Recto Avenue, which intersect at San Pedro Cathedral, the oldest church in the city.
www.philtravel.net /wiz_destdavao.htm   (3280 words)

  
 Mindanao » Blog Archive » Whale shark sighting seens as indicator of improving Davao Gulf
Davao City (21 April) — The sightings of whale sharks along the seas in Buhisan, Davao City are an indicator of an improved environmental condition of the Davao Gulf.
He said other areas along the Davao Gulf also had sightings of the whales and dolphins and they had given instructions to the local government units to document it so necessary programs could be introduced in the area especially related to tourism.
Davao Gulf is the favorite playground of various species of highly migratory cetaceans (dolphins and whales) but in the late 80s to 2000 they cease to appear because food is no longer available, he said.
www.mindanao.com /blog/?p=1065   (607 words)

  
 Davao Hotels and Beach Resorts - The Online Holidays Philippines - Philippine Online Hotel Travel Reservation
In Davao, the contemporary fuses with the traditional as migrant settlers from all over the country co-exist in peace with a fairly large expatriate community and numerous ethnic tribes who continue to live as they did centuries ago.
Davao is an anchor tourist destination and one of the 7,000 times more islands that make up the Philippine archipelago.
Davao's claim to culinary fame is grilled "bariles" (tuna) jaw dipped in soy sauce and "kalamansi" (native lemon).
www.theonlineholidays.com /philippines/davao.html   (1131 words)

  
 Shark Trust   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The sightings of whale sharks along the seas in barangay Buhisan, Davao City are indicators of an improved environmental condition of the Davao Gulf.
He said other areas along the Davao Gulf also had sightings of the whales and dolphins and they had given instructions to the local government units to document it so necessary programs could be introduced in the area especially related to tourism.
Davao Gulf is the favorite playground of various species of highly migratory cetaceans (dolphins and whales) but in the late 80s to 2000 they cease to appear because food is no longer available, he said.
www.sharktrust.org /news_view.asp?did=1174&monthid=4&yearid=2006&toptab=4   (436 words)

  
 GlobalPinoy, Travel - Davao Oriental   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Davao Oriental is the easternmost province in southern Mindanao.
Embedded on the east side by Davao Province that expand to form an oasis separating Davao Gulf on the west from the Pacific Ocean on the east.
Davao Gulf and the bays of Pujada, Maya, Baculin and Cateel provides the province huge amount of fishing grounds and its best season is from March to September.
www.globalpinoy.com /travel/province/davaoori.php   (800 words)

  
 Davao City Weather and Geography | Davao Travel
Davao City is bordered by the Davao Gulf in the East, by the plains of Davao del Norte on the North, by the fertile highland areas of Bukidnon and North Cotabato on the West and by the plains of Davao de Sur on the South.
The fertile land within and surrounding Davao City has made it able to host myriads of farms that produce bounties from the earth from grains like rice and corn to fruits such as durian, mangosteen and bananas.
Davao City enjoys a mild and predictable tropical climate characterized by hot dry seasons and wet rainy seasons.
www.davaotravel.com /weather-and-geography.html   (178 words)

  
 Davao
The province of Davao Oriental is a peninsula that separates the Davao Gulf from the Pacific Ocean and has at least 40 places of tourist interest.
Davao City can be reached by air, sea and land travel from Manila, the country's main international gateway.
Davao City is located in Davao del Sur Province which is bounded on the north by Davao Province, on the east by Davao Gulf, on the west by Cotabato Province, and on the south by the Mindanao Sea.
www.dotpcvc.gov.ph /Destinations/davao.htm   (1622 words)

  
 Davao travel guide
Davao City is located deep in the heart of the Philippines' exotic south, in the southeastern portion of Mindanao Island.
The city which falls nominally under the province of Davao del Sur Province, is bounded on the north by Davao and Compostela Valley provinces, on the east by Davao Gulf, on the south by Davao del Sur, and on the west by North Cotabato province.
Davao serves as the gateway to the island of Mindanao, being serviced by several national as well as international air and sea carriers.
www.world66.com /asia/southeastasia/philippines/davao   (466 words)

  
 Davao City - The Land   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Davao is located in the southeastern corner of the island of Mindanao, in a region that also comprises the provinces of Davao, Davao del Sur, Davao Oriental, South Cotabato, Sarangani and General Santos City.
The city sits at the mouth of Davao Gulf, in the northeastern part of Davao Province.
Davao's fine natural harbor, sheltered by Samal Island, makes it an international port where the region's agricultural, marine and manufacturing products are shipped.
www.clickdavao.com /land.html   (333 words)

  
 Davao del Sur Online   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Davao del Sur is located in the southern part of the Philippines.
Situated in the southern tip of Mindanao, Davao del Sur is bounded by Davao City on the north; the provinces of North Cotabato, South Cotabato and Sarangani on the west; Celebes Sea on the south and Davao Gulf on the east.
The southernmost portion of the province in characterized by a plunging syncline and anticline with axis trending NE-SW.
www.davaosur.gov.ph /pp/index.html   (809 words)

  
 WWF - Whale and dolphin hotspot identified in The Philippines
Davao City, The Philippines - A recent survey of marine mammals in the Davao Gulf, located in southern Mindanao Island, The Philippines, found that this 650,000-hectare marine area is one of the country’s top diversity sites for whales and dolphins.
The gulf was surveyed from March 7–14 by a technical team from the Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA/BFAR Region 11), Save Davao Gulf Foundation, and WWF-Philippines.
Aside from marine mammals, Davao Gulf is a known habitat for dugongs, sea turtles, and sharks.
www.panda.org /news_facts/newsroom/other_news/news.cfm?uNewsID=11984   (290 words)

  
 Official Web Site of  Davao City   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Davao City is strategically located in the Asia-Pacific rim serving as gateway to both the western and eastern hemispheres of the world.
Like the rest of the country, Davao City operates on an economic system that is market-oriented, although pricing mechanisms remain regulated in a few sectors (particularly on basic commodities) to protect consumers.
The City Government of Davao serves as the local government authority for Davao City guided by the principles, mandates, laws, rules and regulations stated under the 1987 Philippine Constitution.
www.davaocity.gov.ph /about-davao.htm   (166 words)

  
 Davao Hotels - Hotels in Davao. TravelMart.net - GUARANTEED LOW RATES on your Davao Hotels Resorts Accomodation
Davao City is the capital of Region XI or the Southern Mindanao region of the Philippines.
Davao City is considered the world's largest city in terms of land area which is 2,443.6 square kilometers.
Davao continues to be the top exporter of Region XI exporting to major world markets such as Japan, the United States of America, the Middle East, and Europe.
www.travelmart.net /philippinesdavao/davaohotels.htm   (1637 words)

  
 Davao City Real Estate: subdivisions, Davao house n lot for sale, real estate properties Davao City
These properties (house and lot or lot-only) are mostly residential estates located in masterplanned, exclusive subdivisions in Davao.
Take a look at the Davao Travel Guide and see if you will like the place.
This is a perfect companion to the Davao City Real Estate Guide.
www.davao-real-estate.com   (946 words)

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