HAPISABIDA Business Conference and Expo 2022 Day 1May 19, 2022
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Isabela City Mayor Sitti Djalia Turabin-Hataman and Vice Mayor Jhul Kifli Salliman Hataman attended the Sakayan Banquet and Socials Night on May 17 at Kasinnahan Hotel and Resort, which was organized by the City Government through its Local Economic Development and Investment Promotions Office as one of the highlights of the HAPISABIDA EXPO 2022 –a business confab held on the heels of the 21st Cityhood Anniversary of Isabela and the 3rd Sakayan Festival.
As one of the highlights, the Ukapansakan Dance Troupe gave a rousing cultural performance demonstrating the rich cultural history of Isabela.
For her part, Mayor Turabin-Hataman expressed her appreciation for the support extended to the staging of the Sakayan Festival and reiterated that the private sector should be more active, and that it is a challenge that even if a government is good, it does not matter if it is not translated into the improvement of the lives of the Isabeleños, and she called on everyone to work for a happy and dignified life for all.
Meanwhile, two winners of the night’s best cultural dress were awarded prizes, and the event concluded with a performance courtesy of members of JCI Basileña.