PHL showroom spotlights less known destinations

By Press Release | Asian Journal The MIMAROPA region, including cities of Calapan and Puerto Princesa, is on display for two weeks beginning October 17 at the Philippine Showroom, a year-round tourism and trade fair at the lobby of the Department of Tourism Building along Gil Puyat Avenue in Makati. The provinces of Mindoro Occidental, Mindoro Oriental, Marinduque, Romblon and Palawan, which go by the acronym MIMAROPA, displays for sale some of their export-quality products like marble figurines with on-the-spot electro-engraving, uraro pastries, ethnic-inspired fashion accessories, and the uniquely designed…

Velasco ng Marinduque, isa sa iilan na unang sumuporta kay Duterte

Sa isang pagpupulong ni Presidente Rodrigo Duterte kasama ang Filipino Community na ginanap sa Grand Hyatt Hotel sa Beijing, China nitong Oktubre 19, binanggit nito na isa si Congressman Lord Allan Velasco ng Marinduque sa iilan na unang sumuporta sa kanyang kandidatura sa pagkapangulo. Ayon sa bahagi ng pahayag ni Duterte, “Kaya ako, I had to run with no body supporting me. Maniwala kayo. Na wala akong governor sa Luzon except two, Imee Marcos and Representative Abet Garcia ng Bataan and of course from Marinduque, si Velas[quez]co”. Narito ang buong talumpati ni…

Bisitahin ang Marinduque pavillion sa SM Megamall ngayong Oct. 19-23

Bisitahin ang ‘pavillion’ ng Marinduque sa Ika-2 Mimaropa Naturally Agri-Trade and Tourism Fair ngayong Oktubre 19-23 sa Megatrade Halls 1&2, SM Megamall, 5th Floor Building B, Mandaluyong City. Magsisimula ang programa, ganap na ika-1:00 ng hapon. Ang Mimaropa Naturally Regional Trade Fair ay naglalayong maging isang taunang ‘social-cultural’ na pagdiriwang kung saan ang mga mamamayan, produkto, turismo at kulturang taglay ng bawat lalawigan ay ipinagkakamapuri. Layunin din ng gawaing ito na matulungan ang small medium enterprises (SME’s) na ibenta at ipakilala sa mas malawak na merkado ang mga lokal na…

Marinduque, No. 1 Most Competitive Province in Mimaropa

Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)-Marinduque Provincial Director Oscar Agbay, giving the Plaque of Recognition to Gov. Carmencita Reyes for ranking No. 27 Most Competitive Province in the Philippines and No. 1 Most Competitive Province in Mimaropa. Also in picture is Marinduque Board Members John Pelaez, John Hernandez and Mr. Dindo Asuncion. Photo courtesy: DTI Mimaropa Region

Mimaropa Naturally Agri-Trade and Tourism Fair 2016 – Bigger, Better

The Mimaropa Naturally Agri-Trade and Tourism Fair 2016 will once again take the center stage as it brings the finest and best quality products from the five provinces of the region on 19-23 October 2016 in Megatrade Halls 1 & 2, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City. After its successful pilot launching in 2015, MIMAROPA Naturally returns this year with more exhibitors, grandiose island pavilions, and eccentric cultural presentations. Joining this year’s fair are 125 MSMEs and exhibitors including DOT accredited establishments which are given the opportunity to showcase homegrown products such as…