DTI releases funds for meat processors in Prosperidad
Prosperidad, Agusan del Sur – The Department of Trade and Industry-Agusan del Sur granted the full release of Php 800,000.00 under the 2016 Bottom-Up Budgeting (BuB) to the Local Government Unit of Prosperidad, this province last December 21, 2016.
Through the fund, LGU-Prosperidad will establish a Shared Service Facility [SSF] on Product Packaging and Labeling. This will complement and support another SSF earlier granted to the LGU on Meat Fabrication. The project which will be managed by the Municipal Economic Enterprise Office (MEEO) will also fund capability building activities, marketing promotion and processing enhancement.
The partnership of the DTI and LGU Prosperidad aims to increase the income and enhance the productivity of meat processors, meat shop operators and meat vendors in the locality.
The turn-over of BUB funds was attended by Mayor Albin D. Magdamit, Ms. Evelyn T. Monato, MEE Supervisor, with DTI OIC-Provincial Director Brenda B. Corvera and staff.
Endorsed for release: BRENDA B. CORVERA