The Cagayan Valley Regional Development Council (RDC2) approved and endorsed to the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Central Office the funding of projects worth PhP14 billion during its third quarter meeting on September 18 through video conference.… Read more »
The Cagayan Valley Sub-Committee on Migration and Development (SCMD) met on September 1 via video conferencing to tackle migration issues in the region amid COVID-19 pandemic.… Read more »
The Cagayan Valley Regional Development Council (RDC2) Advisory Committee (AdCom) through the leadership of RDC2 Chairperson and Isabela Governor Rodolfo T. Albano III met on 28 August 2020 via video conferencing to discuss major issues and concerns in the region needing intervention and support of the Region’s congressional representatives.… Read more »
Well-coordinated measures guided by a comprehensive plan are crucial to contain the spread of the COVID-19 and to mitigate its social and economic impact, the National Economic and Development Authority said.
“This public health emergency brought about by COVID-19 shows us how crucial it is for us to have a whole-of-government and whole-of-society approach in addressing this challenge,” said Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia.… Read more »
Coronavirus Disease (2019) COVID-19 now poses a more serious downside risk to the global economy. The World Health Organization (WHO) declared the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic on March 11 to signify its severity and global coverage and urged countries to take ‘urgent and aggressive action.’ On March 13, Europe was declared the new epicenter of the virus, as its confirmed cases and deaths surpassed those of the rest of the world (except China). New cases in Europe even surpassed those of China at its peak. … Read more »