United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Acting Assistant Administrator for Asia Denise Rollins is welcomed to Cagayan de Oro City by Mayor Oscar Moreno. At right is USAID Philippines Mission Director Gloria Steele.
Because of its vast economic potential, USAID included Cagayan de Oro as part of its Cities Development Initiative, an urban development program under the Partnership for Growth between the United States and the Philippines.
Cagayan de Oro Acting City Treasurer Dr. Glen Baňez (left) showcases the new business permit and licensing system to USAID Acting Assistant Administrator for Asia Denise Rollins (center) and USAID Philippines Mission Director Gloria Steele (right). The Business One-Stop Shop (BOSS) is a USAID-assisted processing center established to ensure faster processing of business permit registration and renewal.
with text and photos from USAID Logistics Support for Mindanao Activity Facebook page