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Bagane Fiola’s “Wailings in the Forest (Baboy Halas)” on PPP4

Bagane “Bagsy” Fiola, a talented Mindanaoan filmmaker who hails from Davao City, had conceptualized “Baboy Halas” back in 2016 during a documentary shoot in the Cotabato Province of Southern Philippines. A fable recounted by a former rebel commander whose storytelling skills were passed on through generations from his Moro ancestors, inspired Fiola to write “Wailings in the Forest”.

Hijo empowers Mindanaoan farmers through e-commerce

Recently launched in April 2020, Hijo Resources Corporation (HRC) revolutionizes agriculture by providing an e-commerce platform that aims to empower farming communities and bridge the gap between farmers and consumers, thereby eliminating the ‘middle men’.

Malita Dives: resort in a sanctuary

Malita Dives, the simple beach house beautifully structured on stilts beside a huge rock formation, did not disappoint. Although initially coined the famous Maldives in mind, the owners intended for it to become known for the sanctuary it is nestled within.

“Experience Aeon Towers Davao” Photo Awards Night

Fifteen photographers from Davao vied for a first of its kind competition launched by Aeon Luxe Properties Inc. called the #ExperienceAeonTowersDvo Photography Contest. These shutterbugs accepted the challenge of taking cityscape panoramic images of Davao from the 32nd floor of Aeon Towers, the first tallest building in Mindanao. The photo contest’s main goal is not only to get the tops shots literally, but to promote Davao’s development and progress in the economic and tourism phases through its ever changing landscapes.

SKY’s interactive family entertainment roadshow drops by SM Lanang Davao on Feb 17-19

SKY Alive kicks off its 2017 tour by making its stop in SM Lanang Premier Davao from February 17 to 19. A fun-filled event open for free for the whole family, SKY Alive features content through various booth activities, games and celebrity gimmicks as well as a showcase of its various services for a complete entertainment experience to both SKY and non-SKY subscribers.

29 Miss Universe candidates to visit Davao for Mindanao Tapestry Gala

[Tweet “29 Miss Universe Candidates to visit Davao for Mindanao Tapestry Gala”] 29 candidates are flying in to Davao City today, January 19, 2017 as part of the Miss Universe ancillary events for the live pageant set in Manila on January 29, 2017. The candidates are the following: 1. ARGENTINA | Estefania Bernal | 5’8″ 2. AUSTRIA | Dajana Szinic | 5’8″ 3. BELGIUM | Stephanie Geldof | 5’8″ 4. BULGARIA | Violina Ancheva | 5’8″ 5. CHINA | Zhenyin Li | 5’10” 6. CZECH REPUBLIC | Andrea Bezdekova | 5’9′ 7. ECUADOR | Connie Jimenez | 5’9″ 8. GUYANA | Soyini Fraser | 5’10” 9. HONDURAS | Sirey Moran | 5’9′ 10. HUNGARY | Veronika Bódizs | 5’8″ 11. INDIA | Roshmitha Harimurthy | 5’9′ 12. INDONESIA | Kezia Warouw | 6’ 13. KAZAKHSTAN | Rulsitova Darina | 5’8″ 14. MEXICO | Kristal Silva Davila | 5’8″ 15. MYANMAR | Htet Htet Tun | 5’7″ 16. NAMIBIA | Lizelle Esterhuizen | 6’ 17. NIGERIA | Unoaku Anyadike | 6’ 18. PARAGUAY | Andrea Melgarejo …