Why does Mindanao is also called Land of Promise and the Pearl City of the Philippines?

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because its full of promise in a sense its full of natural resources...that can be tapped to make the Philippines richer. and called the pearl city of the Philippines for finest pearl can be found in Mindanao particularly in Sulu in fact pearl is their source of living there.
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