The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Quezon, through Negosyo Center Mulanay, in cooperation with the local government unit (LGU) Mulanay and in coordination with Sangguniang Barangay of Barangay San Pedro, launched the Livelihood Seeding Program—Negosyo Serbisyo sa Barangay (LSP-NSB) on 16 May 2022, at the Barangay Hall, Barangay San Pedro, Mulanay, Quezon.

Program started with an opening prayer

Punong Barangay, Hon. Digna Rodilas was present in the event and expressed great pleasure at speaking with the participants and cordially welcomed the business counselor for their effort in choosing their barangay and raising awareness of the program, especially among their MSMEs.

During the discussion, DTI Negosyo Center Mulanay Business Counselor Altamiel Athens Evangelista deliberated on the objectives of the LSP-NSB program, DTI and Negosyo Center programs and services; KMME, One Town, One Product (OTOP), Shared Service Facilities (SSF), Price Monitoring, How to Start a Business, Consumer Complain and Consumer Education. She also discussed the step-by-step process of business permit registration. Afterward, there was an open forum, and the distribution of food and hygiene kits happened.

Business Counselor Evangelista ended the program by thanking all the participants and all the barangay officials of Barangay San Pedro for making the LSP-NSB program possible. ♦

Date of Release: 12 July 2022