Tourism Undersecretary Marco Bautista on April 17 said Pangasinan can be the “Major Tourism Hub of Northern Philippines.”
Bautista made the statement during the Economic Development Meeting t the Pangasinan Training and Development Center.
He cited the province’s strategic location as well as beautiful tourism sites.
“Definitely, Pangasinan has been identified by the Department of Tourism as one of the ‘tourism economic zones of the Philippines’ which needs further promotions and development,” Bautista said.
“We need government support and cooperation from tourism stakeholders. In Pangasinan, we are assured of its commitment, knowing that the provincial government has been aggressive on tourism promotions and development,” he added.