Davao City, modern metropolis bursting with life, verve and color, located in a land area of 244,000 hectares touted as the world’s largest in land area. This city, teeming with a vibrant populace, is one of the bustling hubs of commerce, education, tourism, arts, culture and wellness in the Philippines.
Situated in a typhoon-free zone with a dynamic, able support from the local government and harmonious synergy of a multi-cultural and multi-lingual peoples from different indigenous tribes, communities, migrant settlers and a large expatriate community, make this cosmopolitan city conducive for business, investments and tourism.
The gateway to the East ASEAN region, Davao City is a melting pot of diverse migrant and indigenous communities, resulting in a unique charm and culture that is woven into a rich tapestry of ethnic and contemporary styles.
Davao City’s slogan, “From Islands to Highlands” perfectly captures its wealth of attractions. The city boasts some of the finest beach and mountain resorts in the country, and close proximity to the Philippines’ most captivating diving spots as well as its highest peak, Mt Apo.
An ideal tourist destination, Davao has it all – cultural interludes, beautiful beaches, fascinating dive spots, and myriad opportunities to commune with nature at its finest.
from DavaoTourism and atfDavao // photos courtesy of ferrari1166 and tj_brewed of flickr
The support of the local government and business chambers made Davao as the City of Entrepreneurs. It is home to Asia’s best business chamber. A number of successfull businesses in the country started in Davao. With more than a million population in the city alone and the millions of residents in the region – Davao has the biggest market base in this side of the archipelago.
A Business Destination
A city with vast investment opportunities, Davao is one of the best investment sites in Southeast Asia. It has all the infrastructures and support needed.
A Tourism Hub
One of the global tourism hubs in Southeast Asia – Davao’s culture, history, natural attractions, resorts, and alike made it as one of the best destinations in Southeast Asia.
It is home to a number of IT firms and IT enabled service providers. Davao is now becoming an important IT Hub in Southeast Asia.