In commemoration of the anniversary (HUT) to-67 Independence of the Republic of Indonesia Year 2012 dated August 17, 2012, the Consulate General Davao City has hosted a diplomatic reception evening in the Ballroom of Marco Polo with the theme "The Spirit of the Proclamation of August 17, 1945, We Work Hard For Progress together, we develop Equitable Development Outcomes for Social Justice For All People Indonesia "on August 24, 2012. The event was attended by 350 invited guests including Guest of Honor Councillor Thomas Monteverde IV, representing Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte In his remarks, Consul General of Indonesia Eko Hartono deliver development after 67 Years of Free Indonesia, economic development, political and security issues and border cooperation BIMP-EAGA, Sister City and Sister Province.