Mimaropa RDC conducts Tourism Investment Forum

The Regional Development Council recently conducted Tourism Investment Forum in Puerto Princesa City to identify tourism potentials in the region. Present were resource persons from Iloilo Economic Development Foundation led by former DOT Secretary Narzalina Lim (2nd from left) who is also the Chairman of ILED; Ma. Victoria Lea Lara, ILED Executive Director (extreme right); DOT Mimaropa Dir. Maria Luisa S. Diploma; and Bernardino Atienza of NEDA Mimaropa who presented highlights of Regional Development Plan. (NEDA MIMAROPA)

QUEZON CITY, Aug 10 (PIA) — The Regional Development Council (RDC) – Mimaropa recently conducted the Regional Tourism Investment Forum aimed at identifying tourism investment potentials in the region and to thresh-out issues and concerns impeding tourism development.

The forum was held in Puerto Princesa City and was participated by the RDC members, representatives from local government units (LGUs), state universities and colleges (SUCs), and Palawan Tourism Council.

Resource persons from the Iloilo Economic Development Foundation led by former DOT Sec. Narzalina Lim discussed private sector investments, elements that enhance investments in the sector, and the important role of the local government units in creating a hospitable and enabling environment for investors.

The forum gathered inputs through group workshops that tackled issues and concerns on tourism products and services; tourism investments promotion; infrastructure support; and,   governance.

All participants signed the declaration of commitment to advocate Mimaropa as a destination of choice. (NEDA-Mimaropa)


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