(Tarpaulin of 2014 ASPBI/STEP, available at www.psa.gov.ph)
The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) will once again conduct the 2014 Annual Survey of Philippine Business and Industry (ASPBI) along its rider survey, the 2014 Survey of Tourism Establishments in the Philippines (STEP) covering around 36,000 establishments nationwide.
ASPBI aims to collect and generate information on the levels, structures and trends of economic activities in the entire country for the year 2014. However, the STEP will provide data on tourism activities relating to supply and capacity, inventory of facilities and services, employment, revenue and other indicators relevant for planning and policy formulation with regards to tourism sector
In support to the Powerlifting Association of the Philippines’ goal to promote and develop powerlifting programs in the country, the province of Cavite thru the Provincial Youth and Sports Development Office hosted the 2015 National Open, Age-Group, and Class B Championships on April 25-26, 2015 at the Robinsons Place, City of Dasmariñas. Individual powerlifters from different teams such as Valle Verde, Cyber Muscle, Crossfit Manila, Zest Power Gym, Leyte Normal University, University of the Philippines-Diliman, Gayanes Gorillas, Philippine Team and Cavite Powerlifting Team participated in the competition for three lift categories which are the squat, bench press and deadlift. The successful conduct of the event was also sponsored by Robinsons, Island Cove Resort and Leisure Park, Dewfoam and Malen’s Restaurant.
In behalf of Cavite Vice-Governor Jolo Revilla, Provincial Board Secretary Michelle Alcid and Atty. Kaye Perez, Chief of Staff of the Vice-Governor, welcomed the Lakbay-aral delegation of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan of Camarines Sur headed by Ms. Nimfa B. Cas, SP Board Secretary, last April 23, 2015 at the Legislative Building, Provincial Capitol Compound in Trece Martires City. The main objective of the tour was to adopt and to replicate the good practices on local administration of the province. The delegation was able to witness the operation and management system of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan thru audio-visual presentation. They also toured at the SP building.-- Janice patulot