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SEC. BALISACAN BRIEFS CEBU BIZMEN ON PHL ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE, OUTLOOK

Socioeconomic Planning Secretary and NEDA 7 Director General Arsenio M. Balisacan was one of two guest speakers in the 4th Cebu Annual Economic Briefing andInvestment Forum held at the City Sports Club, Cebu City last 28 February 2014. At the invitation of the Cebu Business Club, Sec. Balisacan briefed almost 80 businessmen, and faculty and students of the University of San Carlos-School of Business and Economics, on the performance of the Philippine economy and outlook for the next three years. […]

SEC. BALISACAN VISITS NEDA 7

Socio-economic Planning Secretary Arsenio M. Balisacan, who was in Cebu City last 28 February 2014 for a speaking engagement, took time to visit the NEDA 7 Office. With him was ADG Kenneth Tanate, Chief of Staff. NEDA 7 OIC-Regional Director Efren B. Carreon and OIC-ARD Rosa Edna L. Hubahib led the staff in welcoming the two NEDA officials. In his brief message, Sec. Balisacan reminded the NEDA 7 officials and staff of the focus of the Philippine Development Plan (PDP): […]

NEDA 7 Turns Over Computers to Provinces

   The Provinces of Bohol, Cebu, Negros Oriental, and Siquijor were recipients of laptop computers provided by the Project on Integrating Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation (DRR/CCA) in Local Development Planning and Decision-Making Processes or DRR/CCA Project.    The DRR/CCA Project, which is being implemented by NEDA in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID), and New Zealand Aid Programme (NZAP) aims to build the capabilities of the provinces in formulating […]

RDC 7 Spearheads Listing of Priority PAPs for the CY 2015 Budget

   Planning and budget officers of regional line agencies and state universities and colleges in Central Visayas attended the Budget Preparation meeting convened by the Regional Development Council (RDC 7) last 21 January 2014 in Cebu City.    The participants discussed and agreed on the processes to be followed in coming up with the list of priority Programs, Activities and Projects (PAPs) for 2015.     Ms. Lisa S. Padilla of DBM 7 presented the salient features of the 2014-2016 Budget […]

NEDA7 Brings Regional Plan to Provinces

The NEDA Regional Office 7 conducted roadshows on the Updated Central Visayas Regional Development Plan (2014-2016) in Negros Oriental and Siquijor on January 22 and 24, 2014 to kick off advocacy activities for the updated plan. The activity also served as venue to generate program and project proposals from the provinces for possible integration in the updated Regional Development Investment Program (RDIP) which is an accompanying document of the Regional Development Plan.    The roadshows in Negros Oriental and Siquijor […]