NEDA conducts regional consultation on the formulation of the PDP 2017-2022

Pursuant to Executive Order No. 5 (S.2016) adopting the long term vision for the Philippines or the Ambisyon Natin 2040, President Rodrigo R. Duterte issued Memorandum Circular No. 12 (S.2016), which directs the formulation of the Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2017-2022. The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) – MIMAROPA conducted a regional consultation on the formulation of the PDP 2017-2022 on November 25 at the Ace Hotel and Suites in Pasig City. Around 100 participants attended the consultation, which […]

NEDA MIMAROPA conducts multi stakeholder summit on the long term vision

A multi stakeholder summit on the long term vision was conducted through the auspices of NEDA MIMAROPA on 17 to 18 November 2016   at ONE Tagaytay Hotel, Tagaytay City.  The two-day summit was formally opened by NEDA MIMAROPA   OIC Regional Director Susan A. Sumbeling. This was followed by the presentations on 0 + 10 point socioeconomic agenda by Engr. Amalia S. Tuppil, OIC Chief of the project monitoring division (PMD); national spatial framework by Mr. Bernardino A. Atienza, Jr.     OIC […]

NEDA MIMAROPA supports ASEAN awareness campaign

Pursuant to CSC MC No. 6 (S.2016) or the awareness campaign in support of ASEAN community in 2015 and the Philippines’ chairmanship of ASEAN 2017, NEDA MIMAROPA officials and staff wore ASEAN inspired attire during the flag raising ceremony program held on 14 November. The wearing of ASEAN inspired attire shall be observed during flag raising ceremonies every first Monday of the month until 2017. The program includes singing of the ASEAN anthem and sharing of information to help spread […]

President Duterte appoints the new MIMAROPA RDC Chairman

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Wednesday, September 28, 2016, appointed Governor Jose C. Alvarez of the Province of Palawan as the new Chairman of the MIMAROPA Regional Development Council (RDC). Gov. Alvarez shall serve for three years starting 2016 until 2019. Moreover, the choice of chairperson by the President is vital because they shall be instrumental in propelling the region’s development thrusts during the term of the present administration.

New rural access improves socio-economic conditions in Oriental Mindoro

The P20,660,781.05 worth farm-to-market road (FMR) from Barangay Bagong Silang to Barangay Macatoc in Victoria is one of the ongoing priority investments of the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP). With a scale of 2.79 kilometers, the project is currently being implemented by the Province of Oriental Mindoro. Labeled the king of calamansi in the country, Oriental Mindoro has become the focus of investments aimed at developing its industry for its primary commodity. Victoria is the largest producer followed by Calapan […]

DOH 4-B opens first senior citizens’ ward in MIMAROPA

On May 12, 2016, the Department of Health (DOH) 4-B in partnership with the Dr. Damian Reyes Provincial Hospital formally opened the first senior citizens’ ward in the region located at the provincial hospital in Boac, Marinduque to cater for the elderly residents of the province. “It is our duty to take good care of our elderly population and provide them the utmost care they deserve. They must be given priority and ensure that they will be accomodated conveniently,” Director […]