Development Updates from Around the Region

PBBM appoints new RDC VIII Chairperson and Co-Chairperson for the 2022-2025 term of office

President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos, Jr. has appointed Ormoc City Mayor Lucy Marie Torres-Gomez as the new Regional Development Council (RDC) VIII Chairperson for the 2022-2025 term of office. Alongside her as Co-Chairperson is the RDC VIII Private Sector Representative (PSR) for Persons with Special Concerns (Women, Youth, Children, PWDs, Senior Citizens), Leo Christian V. Lauzon. . . . Read more >>

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RDC VIII concludes technical planning group workshops for the preparation of Eastern Visayas Regional Development Plan 2023-2028

The Regional Development Council (RDC) VIII, through the National Economic and Development Authority Regional Office (NRO) VIII as its secretariat, spearheaded the final stretch in the formulation of the Eastern Visayas Regional Development Plan (EV RDP) 2023-2028. This was in a workshop series on strategies and legislative agenda formulation and investment programming on 10, 11, . . . Read more >>

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NEDA VIII orients new RDC VIII Chairperson and Co-Chairperson

The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), the secretariat of the Regional Development Council (RDC) VIII, conducted a blended meeting with the RDC VIII Chairperson and Co-Chairperson on 04 November 2022 via Zoom. The meeting was held following the recent appointment of Ormoc City Mayor Lucy Marie Torres-Gomez as Chairperson and the Private Sector Representative . . . Read more >>

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RDC VIII conducts face-to-face orientation for Council members

Further to the ongoing reorganization of the Council, a face-to-face orientation on the RDC VIII was conducted on 23 September 2022 at the Felipina Hall, NEDA Regional Office VIII, Palo, Leyte. The orientation was conducted following the confirmation of the 15 Private Sector Representatives (PSRs) and the nomination of the RDC VIII Chairperson and Co-Chairperson . . . Read more >>

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RDC VIII confirms new set of PSRs; nominates Chair and Co-Chair for the 2022-2025 term of office

The Regional Development Council (RDC) VIII confirmed 15 Private Sector Representatives (PSRs) during its Third Quarter Full Council Meeting on 08 September 2022 at the Felipina Hall, NEDA Regional Office VIII, Palo, Leyte. The new set of PSRs for the 2022-2025 term of office are: PSR Hector E. Tuburan Jr. for the Health and Nutrition . . . Read more >>

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