Posted September 9, 2006on:
The very positive news about Cebu (below) should have been splashed as headline on the front page of Sunstar Daily and not relegated to the pages for minor local news…. Hayy…
Gwen impresses investors
By Jeanette P. Malinao
Sun.Star Staff Reporter
HONG KONG – Investors from 36 countries, most of whom admitted they had not heard of Cebu before, expressed interest in spending money for projects or company expansion after hearing Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia speak in yesterday’s Asia-Pacific Infrastructure Congress.
Quotes from impressed investors…
“She spoke with no fuss, no dull promises and people positively responded. That is a fact. Others talked with unnecessary facts but not being able to impress people and give confidence but everyone was thoroughly impressed with her.” – Sudhir Kumar, resident commissioner of the Indian state of Karanataka
“To be frank, when we scan the region, the Philippines is not a priority for us, unfortunately. But after this, we will now consider Cebu as one of our primary focus.” – Tan See Yin of United Engineers of Malaysia
The rest of the news may be found on the link below….