Monthly Archives: August 2018

MIMAROPA RPMC, EMB conduct water quality testing of Boac River

The MIMAROPA Regional Project Monitoring Committee (RPMC) together with the Environmental Management Bureau conducted an emergency field validation or water quality testing of the Mansabang Communal Irrigation System (CIS) in Boac, Marinduque on August 14, 2018. The water testing, requested by Governor Carmencita O. Reyes, aimed to check the toxicity level of the river water that will be used in the CIS project. The monitoring team that conducted the water quality testing was composed of personnel from NEDA, local monitoring […]

MIMAROPA RDC conducts the Tourism Investment Forum

The Regional Development Council (RDC)  MIMAROPA  conducted the Regional Tourism Investment Forum at Fersal Hotel in Puerto Princesa City on July 26.  It  was participated in  by the  RDC members, representatives from local government units (LGUs), state universities and colleges (SUCs), and Palawan Tourism Council. The forum intended to identify tourism investment potentials in the region and to thresh-out issues and concerns impeding tourism development. Atty. Joshua Bolusa, the provincial administrator of Palawan welcomed the participants. Department of Tourism (DOT) […]

Former Chief Justice Puno discusses Federalism with MIMAROPA stakeholders

Former Chief Justice Reynato S. Puno, Chairman of the Consultative Committee (ConCom) that reviewed the 1987 Constitution, served as the key resource person during the Forum on Federalism conducted by the MIMAROPA Regional Development Council (RDC) on August 1 at the La Breza Hotel, Quezon City. NEDA Undersecretary for Regional Development Adoracion M. Navarro attended the forum as a reactor together with Governor Alfonso V. Umali, Jr. of Oriental Mindoro and Governor Eduardo C. Firmalo of Romblon. Also in attendance […]