Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. welcomes the guests and business leaders and other stakeholders to the economic briefing and presentation of the pre-feasibility study of an economic zone in Iloilo at the Casa Real on Monday, March 13, 2017. The activity was done with the help of the Palm Concepcion Power Corporation and the Center for Research and Communication of the University of Asia and the Pacific.
Investment Promotion, Generation and Facilitation Services
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. receives a certificate of appreciation from POPA Agriventures Inc. led by its president Ricardo "Ricoy" Palmares (3rd from left) for his invaluable support to the successful conduct of the First Agri-Aqua Investment Forum last Nov. 9-10, 2016.
ILOILO – Micro entrepreneurs are getting much attention these days as the province develops to become business-friendly and globally competitive.
With the help of the Department of Science and Technology in Western Visayas, the Provincial Planning and Development Office, through its Local Economic Development and Investment Promotion Division, is providing packaging assistance to hundreds of micro enterprises in Iloilo.
Among those who benefited from the assistance is prison guard Mayflor Cepeda of MC Food Products in Calinog, Iloilo.