Dagupan City Mayor Belen Fernandez has signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) designating the city as one of the economic zones in the country.
The Pangasinan politiko said Dagupan will be recommended to foreign investors as an ideal area for their businesses in the Philippines.
Fernandez said Dagupan’s new growth centers are the the Lucao-Pantal area, the Bonuan area, and the Caranglaan-Tebeng area.
She added that investors will be allowed to set up their infrastructure either horizontally or vertically.
Potential investments in Business Processing and Outsourcing (BPO), Information Communication Technology (ICT), and tourism are being eyed for the economic zone.