Pangasinan as mega economic zone Ok’d

$ 390-M INVESTMENTS AT least $390 million dollars will be invested for the creation of a mega-economic zone in the province, which is a 30-year program that will initially benefit 10 municipalities including Dagupan to be undertaken by a consortium of big foreign companies from China, Singapore and Taiwan. This was announced by Philippine Economic Zone […]

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Pangasinan, ‘Most Improved Province’ in Region 1

CITIES AND MUNICPALITIES COMPETITIVE INDEX LINGAYEN  –The Pangasinan provincial government was hailed as the ‘Most Improved Province’ in Region 1 during the recently-concluded 3rd Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index (CMCI) Regional Awarding held at the CSI Stadia in Dagupan City on November 10. Pangasinan’s standing has moved up from 28th spot last year to 24th […]

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Dagupan eyes P590-M loan for new gov’t center

THE city council passed a resolution in a special session Thursday afternoon authorizing Mayor Belen Fernandez to negotiate with a reputable banking institution for a P590-million loan to fund the construction of a new and state-of-the art government center to be built on a donated land in Barangay Pantal. Councilor Jeslito Seen, chair of the committee on appropriations, […]

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Bolinao declared ‘Giant Clam Capital of the Philippines’

BOLINAO—The municipal council here passed a resolution declaring this coastal town as the Giant Clam Capital of the Philippines, and the hatchery area as marine protected area. Resolution No. 2017-03 jointly authored by Municipal Councilors Carolina Abad and Joven Caasi said that since 1985, University of the Philippine Marine Science Institute (UPMSI) has been conducting […]

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