Caloocan City Mayor Oscar Malapitan recently received the delegation of Gulou Distruct, Fuzhou City, Fujian, People’s Republic of China, led by their Vice Mayor Wang Chung Sen.
The Chinese city representatives came to express their intent to make Caloocan a sister city, Malapitan said.
Fuzhou is the sixth largest city of China and has a population of 16 million.
Yesterday, the Chinese group went around Caloocan’s national landmark, the Bonifacio Monument Circle, and was taken to different areas including the North City Hall, Amparo Nature Park, Caloocan City North Medical Center, University of Caloocan-Congressional Campus, and Sports Center, all in the northern part of the city.
Malapitan said the delegation aims to make Caloocan a sister city to improve and assist the latter’s economy, learn each other’s culture, education and local governance.