DTI-Agusan del Norte Launches Its 3rd Negosyo Center in Nasipit
Butuan City – The Negosyo Center (NC) in Nasipit was launched and inaugurated last May 23, 2016. It is the 3rd in the Agusan del Norte/Butuan City Area and the 9th in the region of Caraga.
Nasipit, Agusan del Norte Mayor Enrico R. Corvera in his welcome remarks expressed gratitude on the setting up of the center. He articulated that he considers its establishment as among the answers to his dream of spurring economic activity in the locality and fostering birth and growth of business enterprises in the municipality.
Assistant Regional Director Lolit P. Dorado of the Department of Trade and Industry- Caraga (DTI-Caraga) for her part pronounced appreciation for the welcome LGU Nasipit accorded to the establishment of NC Nasipit. She commended the outstanding performance of LGU Nasipit in its revenue collection and for being the fourth most competitive municipality for the year 2015 for the 3rd to 6th category while at the same time securing the top spot under the economic dynamism pillar. She reminisced the former glory Nasipit had and challenged everyone to work on alleviating poverty and yielding produce and products for the Municipality to regain such stature specially now that it already has a Negosyo Center.
In the closing remarks, the DTI Agusan del Norte Provincial Director Gay A. Tidalgo thanked the Local Government of Nasipit for the free space provided for the Negosyo Center. She stressed on the different investment opportunities seen for the town and encouraged everyone to promote and make use of NC Nasipit. “Now that the DTI services have been brought to your doorstep, take advantage of the different services offered by it”, she said. Recognition to the support extended by the Nasipit Agusan Chamber of Commerce and Industry was also cited by the Provincial Director in her speech. She then concluded by assuring all that the Center will be offering very fast and efficient processing of business registration and delivery of services to would-be and existing entrepreneurs.
The blessing and dedication of NC Nasipit was officiated by Pastora Gina Curilan while Mayor Corvera and ARD Dorado together with PD Tidalgo and Mr. Marave of NACCI formally opened the center with the cutting of the ribbon and the unveiling of the marker.
Signing of the pledge of support by the guests and participants then capped the event.
NC Nasipit is strategically located at the ground floor of the Manpower Development Center (SB Building), Municipal Hall Compound, Nasipit, Agusan del Norte.
3rd Negosyo Center
By: Gay A. Tidalgo