34.2 C
Saturday, September 26, 2020
Home News Regions Tarlac to help rehab MSMEs

Tarlac to help rehab MSMEs


TARLAC CITY: Believing that the business sector is the backbone of the economy, the city council passed a measure that will help rehabilitate micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), whose operations were severely affected by the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.

In a resolution, Councilor Ricky Diolazo, chairman of the committee on trade, commerce and industry, requested the city mayor to direct the City Cooperatives and Enterprise Development Officer (CCEDO) to fulfil the plan.

The CCEDO will formulate and recommend plans and programs intended to rehabilitate the MSMEs and other local business establishments affected by the health crisis especially during quarantine periods.


The resolution noted the council’s mandate under the Local Government Code of 1991 to provide relief services and assistance for victims during and in the aftermath of disasters and calamities and their return to productive livelihood.

It also recalled provisions of a city ordinance that provides assistance program to MSMEs such as the establishment of the needed environment and opportunities conducive to their growth and development and the formulation of a comprehensive plan for them.


PSA’s ‘Sama Na, Sensus Na!’ airs final episode Sunday

As the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) continues to conduct its nationwide count and data gathering through the 2020 Census of Population and Housing (2020...

SSS opens online application for retirees’ pension loan

RETIREE-pensioners of the Social Security System (SSS) can now file their Pension Loan Program (PLP) applications online, the state-run pension fund announced. In a statement...

Bong Go aids pro, nonpro leagues resume games

AFTER giving the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) a little push, Sen. Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said he is also willing to help nonprofessional and...

Julia Barretto files complaint vs Jay Sonza over pregnancy rumors

POPULAR actress Julia Barretto personally filed a formal complaint against former broadcaster Jay Sonza on Friday afternoon at the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI)...

2,630 new Covid cases recorded — DoH

THE Philippines recorded 2,630 new cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) on Friday, the Department of Health (DoH) said. This brings the total number of...


Today's Front Page