Last June 09, 2016, the Berkman International Inc., presented the revised Comprehensive Tourism Master Plan (CTMP) for the proposed Mt. Samat Flagship Tourism Enterprise Zone (TEZ) to the members of the Technical Working Group (TWG) led by Atty. Ma. Victoria Jasmin, Undersecretary of the Department of Tourism (DOT), Atty. Joy Balauitan, Deputy General Manager of Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (TIEZA), Hon. Ernesto Carolina represented by Mr. Jommel Tactaquin of the Department of National Defense – Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (DND –PVAO), Hon. Alice D. Pizarro Mayor of the Municipality of Pilar and members of the Provincial TWG.

The presentation was a success through the consolidated comments and suggestions of the body to further develop and ensure the attainment of the tourism master plan. In the coming years, the people of Bataan will surely experience the tourism growth, job opportunities and positive socioeconomic effect upon the declaration of the Mt. Samat as a Tourism Enterprise Zone. ‪#‎bataan‬‬