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R12 Competitiveness Roadshow for 2015 KIcks Off

posted May 14, 2015, 11:48 PM by Dtiph Rehiyon Dose

 The Institutional Development Division (InDD) of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Region 12 recently conducted its annual Competitiveness and Investment Roadshow in the four provinces of Region 12, namely: Sultan Kudarat on March 09; Sarangani on March 12; South Cotabato on March 13; and Cotabato on March 18-19, 2015. 

The Roadshow was attended by 151 participants representing the 4 Provincial Government Offices, the 50 Local Government Units ( LGUs) composed of the 5 cities and 45 municipalities, as well as representatives from the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG), and the DTI. Said participants were composed of the Local Economic Investment Promotion Officers (LEIPOs) from the 50 LGUs and the 4 PGOs, as well as their Business Permit Licensing Officers (BPLOs) and Municipal Planning Development Officers (MPDOs).

The participants were oriented on this year’s round of the Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index (CMCI) spearheaded by the National Competitiveness Council (NCC), as well as on the different priority programs for 2015 that DTI is pursuing, to include: Investment Promotion, Business Permit Licensing System (BPLS), Knowledge Management (KM) and the Establishment of Negosyo Centers in all the cities and municipalities throughout the country.