Order in chaos. A telecommunications company technician scours through the web of cables in downtown Davao City. 

A motorist drives past the sun rays along the highway in Makilala, North Cotabato. 

A woman reaches out his fare while onboard a public utility jeepney in Davao City. Fare hike among public utility vehicles takes effect today amid the rising fuel prices. 

Workers cling on scaffoldings as they apply finishing touches on the wall of the almost-completed Agdao Market in Davao City. 

Sans their helmets, commuters navigate the national highway in Pagagawan, Maguindanao. Scenes like this are common in the provinces amid the persistent reminder of authorities on road safety. 

Personnel of the Davao City Police Office check pertinent documents of motorists in a routine checkpoint in downtown Davao City .

Chinese contractors conduct geotechnical investigation or soil sampling at Pakiputan Strait in Davao Gulf as part of the preparation of the highly-anticipated Samal Island- Davao City bridge project. The bridge will be funded through a P17.3 billion loan from the Chinese government. 

Artists participate in the mural painting contest in downtown Davao City as part of the Department of Trade and Industry’s celebration of Consumer Welfare Month. 

A man cleans the tomb of his departed loved one at the public cemetery in Davao City, over a week ahead of the All Souls Day. (

Vendors prepare assorted flowers at Bankerohan Market in Davao City as the demand starts to pick up a week ahead of the All Souls Day. According to them, prices of flowers have also increased by P20 to P50 per bundle depending on the variety. (Keith Bacongco)

President Ferdinand Marcos Jr leads the groundbreaking ceremony in Barangay Vicente Hizon, Davao City of the Samal Island-Davao City connector today, October 27, 2022. Marcos is joined by Vice President Sara Duterte, DPWH Secretary Manuel Bonoan, Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian and other local government officials. The highly-anticipated bridge is funded through a loan from the Chinese government.