Cebu province pushes P18B budget for 2022
CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Cebu Provincial Government is planning to allocate P18 billion in public funds as budget for 2022.
Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia on Tuesday, October 19, told reporters they have already submitted the proposed budget to the Provincial Board for review and approval.
Garcia said that the bulk of the budget is intended for the Capitol’s infrastructural projects, health services, and its COVID-19 recovery program.
“P8.5 billion of that P18 billion is for the development fund. So, this will be allocated for hospitals, infrastructure, and water system,” said Garcia during Tuesday’s press conference.