Calapan City named one of Most Competitive Cities by DTI


The City of Calapan has been named anew as one of Most Competitive Cities in the Resiliency Category by the Department of Trade and Industry.

The awarding ceremony was held last October 24 at the Philippine International Convention Center.

Mayor Arnan C. Panaligan personally received the award on behalf of the City Government of Calapan

Panaligan was accompanied by City Administrator Atty. Adel Abas, Acting City Planning and Development Officer and City Trade and Industry Officer EnP Joey Benter, and City Housing and Urban Settlements Officer and Program Manager for Flagship Infrastructure Projects Engr. Jojo Reyes.

Also in attendance were City Treasurer Manuel Ilagan, Jr., City Public Safety Officer Nelson Aboboto, City General Services Officer Edmund Policarpio Abas, City Tourism Officer Christian Gaud, City Public Employment Services Officer Eder Redublo, City Councilor Jocy Neria, Executive Assistant Josef Elvin Campos and City Trade and Industry Office staff Nino Angelo Agutaya.

Meanwhile, Mayor Panaligan, together with City Government department heads and representatives of the Sangguniang Panglungsod, met with the representatives of Feature Heritage Realty Holdings Corporation.

The said corporation briefed the city officials of their proposed investment plans in Calapan City.