March 1 declared holiday in Davao City


President Rodrigo Duterte has declared Monday, March 1, a special non-working day in Davao City.

The Dabawenyos will mark the celebration of Araw ng Dabaw on March 1, Proclamation No. 1106 read.

“It is but fitting and proper that the people of the City of Davao be given full opportunity to celebrate and participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies, subject to community quarantine, social distancing, and other public health measures,” it said.

Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea signed the Proclamation by authority of the President on February 24.