Capiz prov’l gov’t to spend P1M for Davao City trip


The provincial government of Capiz will spend about P1 million for its three-day trip to Davao City for the Strategic Planning Seminar and Executive Legislative Agenda meeting on October 17 to 19.

Provincial Administrator Dr. Edwin Monares confirmed this and clarified that the funds were already programmed in each department of the provincial government.

A total of 70 Capiz officials will attend the meeting, including the department heads and administrative officers, according to him. (

Monares said the Davao City trip is not a junket as this will be fruitful and productive.

Aside from the Strategic Planning seminar and Executive Legislative Agenda, they will also hold a benchmarking session on tourism, eco tourism, computerization, Rescue 911 and other programs which were successfully implemented in Davao City.

The official assured the funds to be used in the activities such as transportation expenses and hotel accommodation will not be wasted.