December 19 2016
Ms. Jhastine Red Ballado from Science City of Munoz received a gold medal under the category of singles in the Selangor Milo International Championships and bronze medal under the category of doubles in the Perlis Milo International championship in Malaysia while in Thailand she received a bronze medal under the singles category in the Hatyai 100 Plus International Junior Tennis and silver medal under the category of doubles in the Championships. She was presented at the City hall grounds this morning, December 19, 2016.
A ribbon cutting for the opening of the Pasalubong Center OTOP Philippines Tindahang Pinoy was done by our city mayor Hon. Nestor L. Alvarez Ph.D. and joined by our City Councilors, Brgy. Officials, Local Government Unit Employee, and the community last December 19, 2016. The center is situated in Poblacion West near the City Hall.
The One Town, One Product (OTOP-Philippines) is a priority program of the government to promote entrepreneurship and create jobs. Through OTOP, local chief executives of each city and municipality take the lead in identifying developing and promoting a specific product or service, which has a competitive advantage(invest.cfo.gov.ph)
This project was initiated by the Department of Trade and Industry with the Local Government Unit. Foods, clothes, rice, caps, mugs, wine, souvenirs and many more are for sale in the center.