Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Jay Velasco celebrated his birthday on November 9 with a ride for a cause that would raise funds for the victims of the earthquake in Mindanao.
Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Jay Velasco who is also the chairman of the Committee on Energy in Congress is hoping that the Department of Energy will act swiftly on the next round of biddings for much needed greenfield baseload capacity.
2020 marks the 100th anniversary of Marinduque as a province of the Philippines. The centennial celebration is slated for Feb. 16-22 next year featuring a historical parade, cultural heritage shows, film festival, street dance competition, culinary arts contest, off-road jeep jamboree, groundbreaking for the Bantayog Wika monument in recognition of Tagalog-Marinduqueno, and the Gawad Marinduque awards night.
The Commission on Audit looked favorably upon the provincial government of Marinduque for several accomplishments in disability affairs, social welfare programs and financial housekeeping.
Ngayong Pebrero 2020 ay ipagdiriwang ang ika-100 taong otonomiya ng Marinduque.