The initiative is part of Phase 1 of the National Broadband Program (NBP) which will link provincial broadband networks through fiber-optic cables.
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Although application forms for building and occupancy permits are now downloadable in the website of the city government, the electronic processing is still on an experimental basis in anticipation of the possible glitches that may arise.
The NBP is the flagship initiative of the government for the acceleration of the deployment of fiber-optic cables and wireless technologies to improve the Internet connection speed in the country.
Cordillerans are hoping the new telco would also invest in the countryside since radio and mobile phones are the only means of communications in these areas especially during times of emergency.
A city legislator has urged all local banks to allow persons with disabilities (PWD) to open an account after it was reported that a group of visually-impaired persons were unable to remit their government contributions through a small lender.