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LGU-P’sinan hailed ‘Best Performing Province in 19th Reg’l Skills Competition

November 25, 2021


The officialdom of the Province of Pangasinan led by Governor Amado I. Espino III takes pride in the recent accolade conferred to Pangasinan – Best Performing Province in the 19th Regional Skills Competition.Seven Pangasinenses bagged six gold medals and one silver medal in the 3-day regional skills competition held in La Union from November 13-15.

In a meeting held at the Provincial Capitol on November 18, Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Regional Director Vincent Aljon A. Cifra extolled Governor Pogi and winners from the province in the recently-concluded Regional Skills Olympics of TESDA.

The province of Pangasinan bagged “Best Performing Province” after securing six gold medals and one silver medal in the contest.

The gold medalists from Pangasinan are, as follows: Bonifacio Rojo (Welding); Rodericko Fulay (Hairdressing); Arnel Canillas (Beauty Therapy); Vincent Rivas (Cooking); Angelica Austria (Restaurant Services); and Garry Eustaquio (Wall and Floor Tiling) while Nicko Villanueva received a silver medal in Electrical Installation.

“If these regional winners from Pangasinan won in the national skills Olympics, they will advance to the world skills Olympics which will be participated in by the countries around the globe,” said TESDA Regional Director Cifra.

The 46th World Skills Competition will gather in by over 1,400 competitors in Shanghai, China on October 12-17, 2022.

Governor Espino, on the other hand, vowed continuous support to the programs and projects of TESDA that will usher Pangasinenses in honing their talents and skills.

Earlier. Gov Pogi awarded P10,000 financial assistance to each provincial winners of skills Olympics.

/Shiella Mae C. De Guzman