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Municipality of Kiblawan – Davao Del Sur

Kiblawan is a municipality located in the province of Davao del Sur, Philippines. It was established on July 18, 1966, and is currently classified as a 2nd class municipality. Here are some important facts about Kiblawan:

Location: Positioned in the southern part of Davao del Sur within the Davao Region of Mindanao, Kiblawan is bordered by Digos City to the north, Malalag to the south, and Sulop to the west.

Economy: The local economy of Kiblawan centers around agriculture, with the cultivation of rice, coconut, and various fruit crops being major contributors. The municipality’s fertile lands make it well-suited for farming activities. Additionally, some residents are involved in small-scale businesses and trade.

Natural Resources: It is blessed with abundant natural resources, including valuable minerals such as gold, copper, and silver. Mining operations play a significant role in the local economy and provide employment opportunities for certain residents.

Tourist Attractions: While not as widely recognized as some other tourist destinations in the Philippines, Kiblawan boasts attractions for visitors seeking natural beauty and outdoor experiences. The Kiblawan Hot Spring Resort is one such attraction, renowned for its warm waters believed to have therapeutic properties. Moreover, the municipality is blessed with lush forests and mountains, appealing to hikers and nature enthusiasts.

Culture and Festivals: Like many regions in the Philippines, Kiblawan commemorates various festivals throughout the year. One noteworthy event is the Araw ng Kiblawan, an annual celebration in honor of the municipality’s founding anniversary. During this festive occasion, locals partake in traditional dances, cultural showcases, and sports competitions.

BARANGAYS

  • Abnate
  • Bagong Negros
  • Bagong Silang
  • Bagumbayan
  • Balasiao
  • Bonifacio
  • Bunot
  • Cogon-Bacaca
  • Dapok
  • Ihan
  • Kibongbong
  • Kimlawis
  • Kisulan
  • Lati-an
  • Manual
  • Maraga-a
  • Molopolo
  • New Sibonga
  • Panaglib
  • Pasig
  • Poblacion
  • Pocaleel
  • San Isidro
  • San Jose
  • San Pedro
  • Santo NiƱo
  • Tacub
  • Tacul
  • Waterfall
  • Bulol-Salo

INCUMBENT OFFICIALS

Mayor

Carl Jason Rama

Vice-Mayor

Joel D. Calma

Lone District Representative

Mercedes C. Cagas

Municipal Councilor

  • Cipriano P. Sarona
  • Victoria M. Dicdican
  • Rutchell C. Coronado
  • Mercedita P. Elivera
  • Noel Jethro R. Armilla
  • Ancelito C. Custodio
  • Edgar Theodore L. Gan
  • Teodulfo F. Carrillo Sr.

FORMER OFFICIALS

Mayor

Dominador Magabilin

TOURIST SPOTS AND EVENTS

  • Kastifun Festival

PRIVATE BUSINESS AND PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS

  • Mabuhay Resorts Kiblawan
  • Kusina Kiblawan

CONTACT INFORMATION

Mobile Number

No publicly available mobile number

Telephone Number

No publicly available telephone number

Email Address

No publicly available email address

Website

https://davaodelsur.gov.ph/kiblawan/

SOCIAL MEDIA

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