Group photo of attendees of the 2-day Capability Building Training

ANTIPOLO CITY – Local Government Units (LGU) in the Province of Rizal underwent a 2-day Capability Building Training (CBT) on Investment Promotion last March 29-30, 2023, held at the Eugenio Lopez Center, Antipolo City.

The activity spearheaded by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) – Rizal together with Board of Investment (BOI) was attended by LGU’s Local Economic and Investment Promotion Officer, Business Permit and Licensing Officer, Municipal Planning and Development Officer and the Committee Head on Trade and Industry and was graced by the DTI Rizal OIC Provincial Director Ms. Cleotilde Duran and BOI Director for Domestic Investments Promotion Service (DIPS) Ms. Maria Rosario Dominguez.

Among the topics discussed were Understanding Business Point of View of Foreign Investors, Your Investment Promotion Briefcase: Impactful & Strategic Content to Attract Foreign Investors and the Profiling: Capitalizing on Investment-Ready Assets of the Province. Resource speakers were Division Chief of BOI DIPS – Luzon, Ms. Jean Elizabeth Traballo, and Mr. Raphael Sanchez, Senior Investments Specialist of BOI DIPS-Luzon.

The training intends to equip Local Government of Rizal on how to undertake investments promotion activities in order to attract more foreign direct investments. BOI assisted the participants in preparing and creating location profiles as promotional tools that can entice investors to do business in their respective municipalities/cities.

Date of Release: 11 April 2023