The Regional Development Council (RDC) of Region VI, the primary institution that coordinates and sets the direction of all economic and social development efforts in the region, will convene in the Province of Antique on June 19 for its 2nd Quarter Full Council meeting. The meeting will be attended by governors, mayors, heads of regional agencies and private sector leaders of the Western Visayas Region.
The meeting will tackle the reports of the RDC sector and special committee as well as the region’s tourism infrastructure projects. Mr. Mark T. Lapid, Chief Operating Officer of the Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (TIEZA) will be the event’s resource person.
Governor Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr., former Chairperson of RDC VI, has been invited to discuss the newly created Negros Island Region by virtue of EO 183 and the region’s development agenda in the coming years.