- Published: Monday, 20 November 2017 06:49
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Cagayan de Oro City reaps another national award after being declared as champion in the 6th Awards for Excellence in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for Local Government Units or eGOV Awards under the Best in Digital Payment category.
Ms. Eileen San Juan, Local Economic and Investment Promotions Officer and Asst. City Treasurer Engr. Leonil Mistula received the citation from Dept. of Information and Communication (DICT) Undersecretary Monchito Ibrahim and National ICT Confederation of the Phils. (NICP) President Stephanie Caragos during the awarding ceremony, November 17, 2107 at Rosario Pavilion, Limketkai Center, this city.
Declared as second placer is the municipality of Cavinti in Laguna Province while third placer is the municipality of Silang in Cavite Province.
Cagayan de Oro City’s winning entry is the Internet Online Services of the City Treasurer’s Office, featuring its user-friendly online tax payment and billing system that gives convenience and comfort to taxpayers and businessmen using the city’s official website: www.cagayandeoro.gov.ph.
eGOV Awards is organized by the DICT and NICP, recognizing innovations and best practices of outstanding local government units from all over the country which utilized information and communication technology to improve the delivery of public services. (IAF/photos by Jay Arancon/CIO)