Sisterhood Pact Inked

SISTERHOOD PACT INKED. Ilocos Norte Gov. Imee Marcos (right) and Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia, formally sign a pact for the sister-province ties between Ilocos Norte and Cebu during a simple rite held at Provincial Capitol, Laoag City on July 2, 2011. With the signing of the sister bond, the two lady governors envision to promote big opportunities on economic investment, tourism, agriculture as well as the passion for culture and heritage, among other things. The signing coincided with the 82nd birthday bash of former First Lady now Ilocos Norte 2nd district Rep. Imelda R. Marcos (center at back row). Others in photo are Ilocos Norte Vice Gov. Angelo Barba, town mayors and provincial board members of the twin provinces.(Photo by Alaric Yanos/PGIN CMO and Caption by Excel Guiang/Sentinel)