2011 2nd Qtr Regional Economic Situationer (RES) Report

Overview Growth of the Philippine economy further eased to 3.4 percent in the second quarter from a revised 4.6 percent in the first quarter, bringing the country’s first semester growth at an average 4.0 percent.  Second quarter growth was aided specifically by the rebound in agriculture production and the modest expansion of the services sector.… Read more »

2011 3rd Qtr Regional Economic Situationer (RES) Report

Overview The national economy reportedly grew by 3.2 percent in the third quarter, only slightly higher than the revised GDP growth of 3.1 percent for the second quarter and 4.6 percent in the first quarter.  The continued economic slowdown is blamed largely on overseas developments such as high oil prices, continuing low demand for electronics,… Read more »

2012 Annual Regional Economic Situationer (RES)

Overview The national economy grew 6.6 percent in 2012, exceeding the government’s target of 5.0-6.0 percent. This is also a big improvement from the 3.9 percent growth in 2011. But despite the national economy performing beyond expectations, the CAR economy may still record a lower but still positive growth in 2012. The 5.2 percent drop… Read more »

CAR Updated Regional Development Plan 2014-2016

RDP CHAPTERS Chapter 1: In Pursuit of Inclusive Growth Chapter 2: Macroeconomic Policy Chapter 3: Competitive Industry and Services Sector Chapter 4: Competitive and Sustainable Agriculture and Fisheries Sector Chapter 5: Accelerating Infrastructure Development Chapter 6: Good Governance and the Rule of Law Chapter 7: Social Development Chapter 8: Peace and Security Chapter 9: Conservation, Protection, and Rehabilitation of the Environment and Natural Resources

Mayors sign BLISTT Agreement

Mayors of Baguio, Itogon, Sablan, Tuba and Tublay signed the BLISTT Amended Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) in a breakfast meeting last January 17, 2014 at the Prince Plaza Hotel, Baguio City subject to their respective Sanggunian Bayan/Panglungsod’s confirmation.  La Trinidad Mayor Edna Tabanda awaits the confirmation and authorization to sign from La Trinidad’s Sanggunian Bayan.… Read more »

Philippine Development Plan 2011-2016

The Philippine Development Plan 2011-2016 adopts a framework of inclusive growth, which is high growth that is sustained, generates mass employment, and reduces poverty. With good governance and anticorruption as the overarching theme of each and every intervention, the Plan translates into specific goals, objectives, strategies, programs and projects all the things that we want… Read more »