RP to host 14th ASEANPost in September
by A. Lumaque
Roxas City (13 August) -- The country will host the 14th Association of Southeast Asian Nations Postal Business Meeting (ASEANPost) on September 4 to 6, 2007 that will be held in Makati City.
This was confirmed by Postal Administration of the Philippines Postmaster General and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Hector R.R. Villanueva citing an agreement during the 13th ASEAN Postal Business Meeting held in Yangoon, Myanmar in a news release posted in the Philippine Postal Corporation's (PhilPost) website.
PhilPost is a government-owned corporation created by virtue of Republic Act No. 7354, otherwise known as the Postal Service Act of 1992, to undertake and implement an intensive modernization and development program geared towards improving the country's postal system to best serve the country's postal needs.
PMG Villanueva has organized a Steering Committee to manage the preparations for the ASEANPost.
The Chairman of the Steering Committee is Assistant Postmaster General (APMG) for Operations, Atty. Antonio Z. de Guzman. He is assisted by the other APMGs of PhilPost; APMG for Finance Elizabeth C. Tungol; APMG for Administration Mama S. Lalanto, Al Haj; APMG for Marketing Luis D. Carlos and APMG for Information Technology Conrado S. Legaspi, Jr., the online news added.
Also, the Board of Directors of PhilPost led by its Chairman, Honorable Franco L. Loyola, supports the top management in the preparations for the meeting. (PIA) [top]