Philippines – Surprisingly, Bacolod City has been named the “Most Business-Friendly Local Government Unit” for 2021 by the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI), outmaneuvering 10 different finalists in the exceptionally urbanized city (HUC) class of the cross country search.
Chairman Evelio Leonardia got the honor in a virtual service went to by PCCI president Ambassador Benedicto Yujuico and Chamber director Alegria Limjoco at the PCCI Innovation Center at the Global City in Pasig, as a feature of the 47th Philippine Business Conference and Expo.
The 2021 acknowledgment came 14 years after Bacolod won a comparable honor in 2007, additionally with Leonardia as city hall leader. The Bacolod City has been a steady public finalist of the PCCI Award over the most recent four years.
This (grant) resembles a candle in the haziness. This consoles us that when this pandemic is finished, we will be generally ready to take on the world and we will push the boat together. We will speed up. We will step that street to recuperation by and large. We thank you for this motivation of being the Most Business-Friendly City outside of Metro Manila.
It is for the most part accepted that the first PCCI acknowledgment in quite a while a central point that pulled in huge speculations and shot Bacolod to where it is today.
PCCI’s honors panel refered to the Bacolod City government for its endeavors to keep the nearby economy above water notwithstanding the COVID-19 emergency and perceived the developments and opportune mediations made by the LGU in help to neighborhood organizations at the stature of the wellbeing emergency, including the 24-hour immunization drive for those in the Business Process Outsourcing area and the assistance business, just as the portable immunization crusade that vaccinated a huge number of merchants in significant public business sectors and public utility vehicle drivers, among others.
In addition to this, Bacolod was facing Baguio City, Angeles City, Cagayan de Oro City, Davao City, General Santos City, Iloilo City, Lapu-Lapu City, Mandaue City, Olongapo City and Zamboanga City for the pined for PCCI grant, which included another plume the cap of the Leonardia organization, the PCCI said.
Beforehand, the Department of the Interior and Local Government perceived the regional government with the Seal of Good Local Governance, an action that gives LGUs and its workers motivators or execution based reward.
Morever, Bacolod was likewise as of late named by the DILG as the “Best Performing LGU-City Category in Western Visayas” and was refered to Most Competitive City in the Visayas by the Competitive Cities and Municipalities Index of the Department of Trade and Industry.