PIA Press Release
Friday, January 06, 2012
'Visit to Daet 2012' launched to boost tourismby Rosalita Base-Manlangit
DAET, Camarines Norte, Jan 6 (PIA) -– The “Visit to Daet” V2D or Balikbayan Year was launched here Monday (January 3) by lining up a host of activities to boost tourism in the town led by Mayor Tito Sarion and the Sangguniang Bayan members.
Mayor Tito Sarion said that different activities lined up for every month for the year 2012 centered on encouraging tourists and former residents to visit Daet especially the Bagasbas Beach which is known for surfing.
A flag raising ceremony was conducted Monday led by Mayor Sarion followed by raising of “Visit to Daet” flags and presentation of “Bisitahin Mo Ang Daet dance interpretation, luncheon meeting, launching of V2D music video, and organization of Daet Press Corps who will lead in the information dissemination for the activities of the V2D.
A consultation meeting with the transport sector and hotel and restaurant establishments owners were conducted Tuesday and a consultation conference with the market stall holders and Daet Public Market Advisory Council was held yesterday regarding the establishment of a mall in the market.
A consultation conference with the non-government organizations, people’s organizations and agricultural sectors was held today.
Tomorrow will be the Three Kings parade and gift giving to the indigents of Daet to be followed by a New Year’s call through a barangay officials assemby, thanksgiving mass, blessing of taxpayers’ lounge, and awarding of top Taxpayers of Daet.
A mid term report of Mayor Sarion to the Sangguniang Bayan will be held on Monday (January 9) together with the distribution of V2D catalogue and a conference with Education sector and academe. (MAL/RBM-PIA Camarines Norte)