Officials of the City of Dong Du Cheon, South Korea visited the San Pedro City Hall on Feb. 20 to meet with the city’s officials, headed by mayor Lourdes S. Cataquiz, and sign the Sisterhood agreement and friendship affiliation.
The said agreement will foster and strengthen mutual friendship and goodwill between the two cities, and will institute working avenue of communication in facilitating exchanges of information and technology, urban planning and development policies, socio-cultural activities, income generation strategies and fiscal management, health care facilities, public education intensification and other important aspects of local governance which will greatly aid both parties in good governance, thus leading to its growth and advancement and eventually self-sustainability.
The agreement, which was sponsored by Coun. Divina V. Olivarez, was made possible thru Resolution no. 2017-28.
City officials hope to expand horizon through linkages with other cities, local or international, thus, opening the opportunity for community development and nation-building.
The City of Dong Du Cheon, South Korea is an educational and cultural city, and the key city for local development.