MIMAROPA’s economy slows down, but posts fastest capital formation growth

The Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) of MIMAROPA grew at a slower pace in 2019 compared with the 8.6 percent growth in 2018. The 3.9 percent growth rate in 2019 was driven by electricity, steam, water, and waste management; wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles; and financial and insurance activities. Among continue reading : MIMAROPA’s economy slows down, but posts fastest capital formation growth

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DOST-Caraga is granted 50,000 slots for free by Coursera, an international massive open online course (MOOC) platform, to aid knowledge and skills upgrading amid pandemic. DOST-Caraga is an approved partner of Coursera in the Philippines under the Workforce Recovery Initiative Learning Program to provide access to thousands of courses from top universities and organizations in continue reading : APPLY NOW to the DOST Coursera Grant

MIMAROPA’s poverty incidence declines further in 2018

The region’s poverty incidence statistics showed significant progress as reported by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) MIMAROPA during the 2018 Full Year Official Poverty Statistics Regional Dissemination Forum held on January 28, 2020 at Mahalta Convention Center in Calapan City. The poverty incidence among population dropped by 9.7 percentage points, from 24.8 percent in 2015 continue reading : MIMAROPA’s poverty incidence declines further in 2018

MIMAROPA's poverty incidence declines further in 2018

The region’s poverty incidence statistics showed significant progress as reported by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) MIMAROPA during the 2018 Full Year Official Poverty Statistics Regional Dissemination Forum held on January 28, 2020 at Mahalta Convention Center in Calapan City. The poverty incidence among population dropped by 9.7 percentage points, from 24.8 percent in 2015 continue reading : MIMAROPA's poverty incidence declines further in 2018

NEDA MIMAROPA receives 6th BSP Outstanding Regional Partner Award

The NEDA Regional Office (NRO) in MIMAROPA received for the sixth time the distinction of being the Outstanding Partner for Report on Regional Economic Developments in the Philippines conferred by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP). This was during the recently held Annual Awards Ceremony and Appreciation Lucnh for BSP Stakeholders in Region IV at continue reading : NEDA MIMAROPA receives 6th BSP Outstanding Regional Partner Award

PNVSCA launches SOV Logo Contest

The Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) invites Filipino artists/creatives aged 18 years old and above to participate in the Search for Outstanding Volunteers (SOV) Logo Contest. Entries may be submitted until 14 October 2019. The contest aims to come up with a brand new logo which will give the annual Search a more continue reading : PNVSCA launches SOV Logo Contest

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION (Selection of PSRs to the RDC CY 2019-2022)

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION To ensure wider participation in the selection of private sector representatives (PSRs) to the MIMAROPA Regional Development Council (RDC), the NEDA MIMAROPA announces that the accreditation of private sector organizations (PSOs) for the selection of PSRs to the RDC for CY 2019-2022 is now open. Private sector representation in the RDC has continue reading : CALL FOR PARTICIPATION (Selection of PSRs to the RDC CY 2019-2022)

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 continue reading : MIMAROPA RDC conducts the Tourism Investment Forum

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 continue reading : Former Chief Justice Puno discusses Federalism with MIMAROPA stakeholders

NEDA MIMAROPA celebrates National Economic and Financial Literacy Week

In line with the celebration of the Economic and Financial Literacy Week, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) MIMAROPA conducted an economic forum on November 6, 2017 at the Mindoro State College of Agriculture and Technology (MinSCAT) audio visual room in Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro. NEDA MIMAROPA gathered students and instructors from state universities continue reading : NEDA MIMAROPA celebrates National Economic and Financial Literacy Week

NEDA MIMAROPA conducts Strong Republic Nautical Highway (SRNH) Inter-agency meeting

The NEDA MIMAROPA conducted the SRNH inter-agency meeting on November 3, 2017 at the NEDA MIMAROPA Regional Office in Calapan City. The meeting was attended by representatives from the following offices: DPWH Oriental 1st District and 2nd District Offices, Philippine Ports Authority – Port Management Office of Mindoro, Land Transportation Office – MIMAROPA, Philippine Coast continue reading : NEDA MIMAROPA conducts Strong Republic Nautical Highway (SRNH) Inter-agency meeting

NEDA MIMAROPA conducts workshop to streamline industry roadmap in the Region

The MIMAROPA Regional Development Council (RDC) through the Economic Development Committee (EDC) conducted a workshop on the identification of priority commodities for MIMAROPA region at La Breza Hotel in Quezon City on November 3, 2017. Representatives from the different regional line agencies (RLAs), local government units (LGUs), and state universities and colleges (SUCs) participated in continue reading : NEDA MIMAROPA conducts workshop to streamline industry roadmap in the Region

NEDA MIMAROPA conducts PDP and RDP 2017-2022 regional roadshow

The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) MIMAROPA conducted the Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2017-2022 and Regional Development Plan (RDP) 2017-2022 regional roadshow and the unveiling of the MIMAROPA RDP 2017-2022 on August 23, 2017 at the Divine Word College of Calapan (DWCC), Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro. The event was participated by around 300 MIMAROPA continue reading : NEDA MIMAROPA conducts PDP and RDP 2017-2022 regional roadshow