Eastern Visayas finalizes 2017- 2022 regional dev’t plan

Philippine News Agency (Manila Bulletin) The government will come up with a 250-page Regional Development Plan (RDP), outlining strategies to attain up to 7 percent economic growth in Eastern Visayas between 2017 to 2022. A six-man team from the NEDA regional is currently reviewing and editing the document for approval of NEDA regional director and subsequent submission to their central office and to the Office of the President. NEDA assistant regional director Meylene Rosales said finalization of the RDP started on Jan. 18, and it will be completed on or before Jan. 31. “The RDP highlights the twin regional goals […]