Regional Director Atty. Helen J. Catalbas of the Department of Tourism (DOT) turned over checks worth P2.2 million to the cities of Escalante, Sagay, La Carlota and Sipalay and the towns of Hinobaan, Pulupandan and San Enrique, intended for tourism projects at O’ Hotel in Bacolod City, yesterday.
TOURISM CHECKS. Dept. of Tourism 6 Regional Director, Atty. Helen J. Catalbas (4th from right) with the representatives of various Negros Occidental LGUs who received GPB checks for tourism projects. In photo are (r-l) SP Member Karen Aguirre of La Carlota City, Provincial Tourism Officer Cristine Mansinares, Fatima Daiz of the DILG-Negros Occ., Federico Infante of Pulupandan, Mayor Ernesto Estrao of Hinobaan, Mayor Mario Magno of San Enrique, Vice Mayor Santiago Maravillas of Escalante City, Nancy Pestaño and Atty. John Orola.* (Capitol photo)