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  Davao province - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Davao, formerly Davao del Norte, is a province of the Philippines located in the Davao Region in Mindanao.
Its capital is Tagum City and borders the province of Agusan del Sur to the north, Bukidnon to the west, Compostela Valley to the east, and the city of Davao to the south.
Davao and Compostela Valley, together with Davao Oriental, and Davao del Sur used to be a whole province simply known as Davao.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Davao_province   (658 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Davao del Sur is a province of the Philippines located in the Davao Region in Mindanao.
Its capital is Digos City and the province borders the province of Davao to the north, and Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat, South Cotabato, and Sarangani to the west.
Davao City, used to be a part of the province, until it was made an independent city.
www.online-encyclopedia.info /encyclopedia/d/da/davao_del_sur.html   (146 words)

  
 Davao Region - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Davao Region, designated as Region XI, is one of the regions of the Philippines, located on the southeastern portion of Mindanao.
Davao Region consists of four provinces, namely: Compostela Valley, Davao, Davao del Sur, and Davao Oriental.
The region encloses the Davao Gulf and its regional center is Davao City.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Davao_Region   (190 words)

  
 Davao, Region XI, Philippines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
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.
Davao Oriental comprises eleven towns covering 5165 sq.km.; the population by the 2000 census was 446,191.
fotw.vexillum.com /flags/ph-xi.html   (620 words)

  
 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: Description   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
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
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's claim to culinary fame is grilled "bariles" (tuna) jaw dipped in soy sauce and "kalamansi" (native lemon).
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 Oriental biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Davao Oriental is a province of the Philippines located in the Davao Region in Mindanao.
Davao Oriental is the easternmost province of the country with Pusan Point as the easternmost location.
Part of the province lies on an unnamed peninsula that encloses the Davao Gulf to the west.
davao-oriental.biography.ms   (84 words)

  
 THE PHILTRAVEL WIZARD ~ Disclaimer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
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.
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)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
It is bounded on the north by the provinces of Surigao del Norte and Agusan del Norte; on the south by the Davao Gulf and Celebes sea; on the east by the Philippine Sea, and on the west by the provinces of Agusan del Sur, Bukidnon, North Cotabato and Sultan Kudarat.
Davao Oriental has the largest hillylands of about 240,392 hectares while, the highlands or mountainuous areas are mostly found in Davao del Norte and Compostela Valley provinces comprising about 335,272 hectares.
Davao Oriental has the most number of non-metallic mineral deposits which are also in large quantities (Table 8).
rxi.denr.gov.ph /land.html   (1080 words)

  
 Investments, Province of Davao Oriental   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Davao Oriental is the leading coconut producing province in Region XI contributing about 35% to the total regional production.
Davao oriental is endowed with mineral resources both metallic and non-metallic.
Davao Oriental Investment Incentive Code of 1995 had been enacted to provide incentives to investors in the province.
www.davaooriental.gov.ph /website/investments.html   (675 words)

  
 Sun.Star Davao - Hotel, resort industry booms in Davao Oriental
HOTEL and resort industry is a booming sector in Davao Oriental and is expected to be one of the top income-generating sectors of the province, according to Lyrna Palma, tourism officer of Davao Oriental.
Davao Oriental is one of the 16 attractive pavilions showcased at Wow Mindanao Exposition 2004 at SM City grounds.
Palma said resorts and hotels in Davao Oriental are designed to further feel the oneness of man and nature, making tourists and other visitors enjoy their stay in the province.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/dav/2004/10/04/bus/hotel.resort.industry.booms.in.davao.oriental.html   (320 words)

  
 Caraga - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
It is bounded on the north by the Bohol Sea; on the south by the provinces of Davao, Compostela Valley and Davao Oriental of Region XI; on the west by Bukidnon and Misamis Oriental of Region X; and on the east by the Philippine Sea and the Pacific Ocean.
Compostela Valley |; Davao | Davao del Sur | Davao Oriental
Caraga is also a municipality in the province of Davao Oriental.
www.sterlingheights.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Caraga   (3604 words)

  
 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
About 300 years ago, Davao Oriental was merely a part of Caraga province, forming part of the Encomienda de Bislig with the Encomienda de Seargao, Butuan, and Tandag.
In 1898, Davao became a district of the Moro province created as part of Mindanao by the Americans.
Davao Oriental was created as a separate and independent province along with Davao del Sur and Davao del Norte.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=history&province=59   (188 words)

  
 "Region XI"
Both Davao and Davao del Sur are separated from the surrounding provinces on the west by the Central Mindanao Highlands.
Davao Oriental is the easternmost province among the Davao provinces.
Both Davao and Davao del Sur are separated from the provinces that bound them on the west by the Central Mindanao Highlands.
www.livinginthephilippines.com /region11.html   (1589 words)

  
 Davao City - The Land   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
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.
Panga, the tuna fish's jaws, and the bariles, its belly, shares top-billing status with the redolent "King of Fruits" the durian.
www.geocities.com /davaocity2k2/land.html   (333 words)

  
 YEHEY!Tabloids   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Davao City’s judokas asserted its might in the finals as Thirdy Yasser Escovilla (men’s 90-kgs), Natasha Briosos (women’s 52-kgs.), Jennifer Ong (women’s 70-kgs.) and Ruth Dugaduga (women’s 78-kgs.) won their respective categories.
Davao City’s other gold medals were from karatedo (2), arnis (1) and women’s badminton (3).
Host Davao Oriental, on the other hand, improved its 3-4-10 harvest from last year’s Mindanao Games as it already bagged 18 golds, 14 silvers and 34 bronzes, jumping from seventh place to third overall.
tabloids.yehey.com /tabloids3.asp?id=13153&categ=20   (349 words)

  
 Davao Philippines, Best of the Philippine Islands   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Sprawled along the shores of southeastern Mindanao, Davao del Sur is a place of natural wonders and rarities.
Davao del Sur is home to a host of ethnic groups whose culture and way of life have been preserved.
Davao City is served by the Davao International Airport, 15 minutes by car from the city center.
davao.islandsphilippines.com   (460 words)

  
 Traders decry bird flu scare spun by Davao Oriental execs - INQ7.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
MATI, Davao Oriental, Philippines -- Businessmen and tourism officials have questioned a move by the provincial board declaring the province under "imminent danger from the bird flu virus."
Leo Sibala, president of the Davao Oriental Chamber of Commerce and Industry, said the move came as a surprise because there had been no incident of bird flu infection in the province.
"The declaration that put Davao Oriental under imminent danger of bird flu virus was meant to prepare the provincial government and the residents.
news.inq7.net /regions/index.php?index=1&story_id=9795   (440 words)

  
 NSCB RU 11 - Welcome to NSCB Davao Region Website!
Davao City had the highest incidences of reported rape cases from 2001 to 2004.
Davao Oriental, however, had the second highest reported cases of rape in 2002 and 2003.
Davao Region’s economy improved in 2004 with a 6.9 percent growth of the gross regional domestic product (GRDP), which was higher than the 4.7 percent registered in 2003.
www.nscb.gov.ph /ru11   (272 words)

  
 DTI Online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The remaining five are the local government units (LGUs) of Davao City, Davao del Sur, Davao Oriental, Davao del Norte, and Compostella Valley.
The “Wow Davao sa Intramuros” is part of the annual activity of the DOT tagged as “Wow Philippines sa Intramuros” which is aimed at showcasing the wealth of each region throughout the country — from products to culture and tourist destinations.
Officials representing the five regions of Davao attended the opening ceremony, not just to show support but also to establish linkage among the local and foreign visitors of the exposition for future business partnerships.
www.emindanao.ph /article.asp   (350 words)

  
 DAVAO CITY CROWNED KING DOWN SOUTH
From the tracks to the field and on the court, Davao City athletes completed their triumphs yesterday, providing a fitting climax in a weeklong of interplay of sporting skills in this meet they lost in controversial manner in Cagayan de Oro last year.
Davao City athletes stood proud as the premier Southern Mindanao city was announced the overall champion of the games during the closing ceremonies at the Mati Centennial Sports Center under gathering dusk.
The Davao City men’s basketball team, under former PBA player Cadel Mosqueda, clobbered North Cotabato, 82-66, while the Davao City women’s team routed Cagayan de Oro, 76-66, to cap the winning city’s masterful showing in the games.
www.newsflash.org /2003/05/sp/sp002884.htm   (459 words)

  
 Accomplishments   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
In the health sector, 2 DOH-retained hospitals and 3 provinces (Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur and Davao Oriental), Samal City and 4 municipalities in Davao Oriental are provided with low-cost imported medicines under the government’s GMA Pharma 50 Program with an average price savings of 52.9%.
To help coconut farmers and to develop the coconut industry, the government enrolled some 53,206 farmer-beneficiaries in Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur, and Davao Oriental in the upgraded insurance coverage program, which increased insurance coverage of coconut farmers from P5,000 to P10,000.
On energization, 113 barangays in Compostela Valley, Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur, and Davao Oriental were provided electricity from July 2001 to June 2003.
www.kgma.org /acc/reg11.html   (570 words)

  
 A virutal garrison   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Cases of looting, mauling and harassment against civilians by elements of the team were documented in the farflung villages of Taytayan, Aliwagwag, Malibago -- all in Cateel town, Davao Oriental.
One time, a military spokesman said on a local radio broadcast that some residents of Aliwagwag, another village in Davao Oriental, are NPA members.
Southern Mindanao, which is composed of the provinces of Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur, Compostela Valley, and Davao Oriental, is considered the hotbed of the Communist rebellion in Mindanao.
www.bulatlat.com /archive/010spur2.htm   (724 words)

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