As part of the celebration of 2023 World Radio Day, the Palawan Provincial Government has honored local radio stations and broadcasters in the province on Monday, February 13, for their fervent contribution to information stability and national development through accurate and reliable reporting.
The celebration was marked by a fellowship dinner for the members of the press which was headed by the officials of the Palawan Provincial Capitol through Governor Victorino Dennis Socrates and Provincial Information Officer (PIO) Atty. Christian Jay Cojamco, Provincial Administrator Atty. Jethro Palayon, Office of the Governor Chief of Staff Ceasar Sammy Magbanua and Provincial PESO OIC Orphy Ordanio.
The 2023 World Radio Day, which marks the 12th anniversary of the global celebration, has been celebrated in Palawan for its fourth year in a row through Provincial Ordinance No. 2022-2019, which aims to recognize the annual celebration of the World Radio Day in accordance with the creation of radio in 1946.
The day is celebrated each year with the objective of celebrating the importance of radio as a way of educating people, providing information, and promoting the essence of freedom of expression across the world.