The Department of Trade and Industry Region 02, in collaboration with the Department of the Interior and Local Government, organized a Benchmarking Mission for Local Economic and Investment Promotion Officers (LEIPOs) to Investment Promotion Centers (IPC) in the Western Visayas, a bustling region. The Mission aimed to capacitate the LEIPOs to establish a functional IPC that would work towards an intensive promotion of the investment opportunities in their localities.
On August 22-25, 2017, some eighteen (18) participants, representing the Provincial Government of Nueva Vizcaya, City of Ilagan, Cauayan City and Tuguegarao City visited the IPC of Iloilo City and Bacolod City, and the provinces of Cebu and Bohol. The group was headed by Ms. Zenaida Quinto, STIDS of the DTI-R02.
Cagayan Valley Bamboo Industry Development Council (CVBIDC) convened on their 1st Business Meeting on August 30, 2017 at the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Regional Office No.02, NERBAC Conference Room, Tuguegarao City,Cagayan.
In support to the creation of an active and robust Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Council in Tuguegarao City, a one day Capacity Development Seminar was recently conducted on August 10, 2017 at the SP Session Hall, Tuguegarao City Hall which was jointly organized by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Department of Information and Communication Technology (DICT), and the Local Government Unit of Tuguegarao City.