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KADAYAWAN FESTIVAL 2022 OPENS: Mayor Baste tells public to observe minimum public health standards 

 After two years of muted celebrations due to the pandemic, Mayor Sebastian Duterte opened the 37th Kadayawan on Monday night, urging residents and tourists alike to enjoy the weeklong festivity while adhering to minimum public health standards (MPHS).“I invite you all to… Read More

MAYOR BASTE OPENS KADAYAWAN 2022 TRIBAL VILLAGE

Davao City Mayor Sebastian “Baste” Duterte, joined by the 11 Tribal Deputy Mayors, led the official opening of the Kadayawan Village on August 4 in one of the highlights of the Kadayawn Festival 2022.

The tribal villate is located inside the Magsaysay Park.

City Tourism Operations Office (CTOO) Tourism Coordinator Jomark Lanciano said on Wednesday, August 3, that the village that will showcase the culture and tradition of the 11 tribes is almost done. READ MORE

DAVAO CITY MAYOR BASTE DIPS HIS HAND INTO FATAL DIARRHEA OUTBREAK THAT KILLED 5 PEOPLE

Davao City Mayor Sebastian “Baste” Duterte led the coordination meeting on the Diarrhea Outbreak in Toril on Thursday afternoon, July 28, at the City Mayor’s Conference Room.

The outbreak that hit Toril District has killed five people and hospitalized more than 100 victims.

During the meeting, the DOH-Epidemiology Bureau and the City Health Office (CHO) presented to Mayor Baste the comprehensive report regarding the Diarrhea Outbreak.

Also present during the meeting were Vice Mayor Jay Quitain Jr, Acting City Administrator Atty. Francis Layog, CHO Head Dr. Ashley Lopez, representatives from the DOH Epidemiology Bureau and representatives from the Davao City Water District.

MAYOR BASTE DUTERTE INAUGURATES DAVAO CITY MODERNL IBRARY

Davao City Mayor Sebastian “Baste” Duterte led the blessing and inauguration of the Davao City Library and Information Center along C. Bangoy St. (formerly Ponciano Reyes St.), Thursday afternoon.

Mayor Baste was joined by Vice Mayor J. Melchor Quitain Jr., National Library of the Philippines Director Cesar Gilbert Adriano, City Librarian Salome Enoc, city hall department heads, and fellow Dabawenyos.

The City Library officially opened on July 15, 2022. For more information, visit the Davao City Library & Information Center

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BASTE DUTERTEl Safe, colorful, & livelier face-to-face Davao City Kadayawan Festival 2022

Dabawenyos and tourists alike can expect a safe and colorful staging of the 37th Kadayawan sa Davao Festival this year as it marks the first face-to-face celebration since COVID-19 hit the city in March 2022.

With this year’s festival theme, “Kasikas sa Kadayawan”, Mayor Duterte encouraged everyone to celebrate valiantly as the city marks another momentous milestone.

“As we bring back the face-to-face customary activities of our festival, may we find this time to fully enjoy its essence and continue to recognize and promote the rich culture of Davao City. This, while not forgetting to comply with the minimum health standards for everyone’s safety,” the mayor said. READ MORE