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“Abaca Capital of the Philippines.” Once passed, the bill will also provide the province with additional government support and allocation. The will help them to grow and develop the abaca industry to benefit the farmers and all the people who depend on it for livelihood.”
Let’s hope and pray that these two landmark legislation sponsored by TGP Partylist Rep. Teves, Jr. and Senator Villar would be passed into law as soon as possible.
While waiting for its approval, Rep. Teves Jr. promised to follow-up of the P121-M (reportedly increased to P129-M) rehabilitation abaca fund promised by DA Secretary William Dar and Sen. Christopher “Bong” who visited the province after it was ravaged by super howler Rolly particularly in the municipalities of Baras, Bato, Gigmoto, San Andres, San Miguel and Virac.