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Dasmariñas City

The City of Dasmariñas is a first class city in the province of Cavite, Philippines. It is located approximately 30 kilometers south of Manila. According to the 2007 census, it has a population of 556,330 people, making it before the most populous municipality in the Philippines before it was converted into a city.[2] Dasmariñas is now the 11th largest city in the country in terms of population. It has a land area of 90.1 square kilometers. Dasmariñas is part of Cavite's second congressional district. In 2010 Elections Dasmariñas will have its own legislative district. Jennfer A. Barzaga is the city mayor.

Dasmariñas is the wealthiest local government unit in the province of Cavite according to the 2006 Commission on Audit report. In addition, prior to its conversion into a city, Dasmariñas was the only municipality in the Philippines that had both an SM and Robinsons Mall.

Dasmariñas is named after "Gómez Pérez Dasmariñas", governor of the Philippines from 1590 to 1593 and his son Luis Pérez Dasmariñas, governor from 1593 to 1596.
Dasmariñas literally means "from the marines" in the Galician language.

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  • Pagamutan ng Dasmariñas, martin (guest) wrote 1 month ago:
    plz .. put schedule in opds asap
  • Cogreenviro, Dennis Chong (guest) wrote 1 month ago:
    Still inside fcie cavite havent transferred to carmona cavite
  • Andreaville Basketball Court Phase 2, Tata (guest) wrote 2 months ago:
    Nestor Lamigas!!
  • The First Uniting Christian Church, Juliana Aumentado wrote 4 months ago:
    I just say hello!! I live outside the country, but I own few lots close to your church and I'm planning to retire someday I want to know more about your church. Thank you.Juliana
  • University Town (Vista Alabang), Manny (guest) wrote 5 months ago:
    This is not even in Alabang anymore!! Very Misleading Designation.
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