MANILA, Philippines — “If you build it, they will come. At naniniwala tayo na malaking kaginhawaan ang maidudulot ng mga specialty centers na ito kapag ilalapit natin siya sa ating mga mamamayan na nasa labas ng Metro Manila.”
(And we believe that these specialty centers will bring significant relief when we bring them closer to our citizens outside of Metro Manila.)
Borrowing a line from a famous movie in 1989, Senate President Juan Miguel “Migz” Zubiri said the enactment of the Regional Specialty Centers Act would pave the way for the establishment of “Centers of Hope” that would provide access and convenience to millions of Filipinos outside Metro Manila.
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