First Posted 07:15 PM 08/26/2023
Naval, Biliran – The Province of Biliran is the very first host of the “Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair” in the Philippines, a program implemented by President Ferdinand Romualdez Marcos Jr. The said activity started from August 26-27, a two-day activity to ensure that residents can get enough services and assistance.
The opening ceremony was held in Biliran Province State University (BiPSU) Gymnasium, attended by beneficiares from different parts of the province. Mayor of Naval Hon. Gretchen Stephanie Espina, Governor Gerard Roger Espina, Congressman Gerardo Espina Jr., Vice Governor, Brigido Caneja III, House Speaker Ferdinand Martin G. Romualdez was also present each delivering their messages including local officials and agencies.
Moreover, the said fair offered social and livelihood services, educational opportunities and financial assistance. At least 30 of the National Government Agencies collaborated to provide these.
Afterwards, the official ceremonial turnover and payout commenced, headed by the House Speaker Ferdinand Romualdez.
The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) offered farm equipments and machineries, while the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) offered cages and fingerlings to fishermen. Many more agencies had many services to offer as well.
Furthermore the “Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair” was declared open.