Engaging Governments in South East Asia  (Canada and ASEAN – March 22)

Ms. Zenaida Cuison Maglaya started her career in government assisting small and medium entrepreneurs in preparing project feasibility studies to enable them to borrow money from the bank. In 1987, she was appointed Director of the Bureau of the Domestic Trade Promotion and in 2012 she become the Project Manager for One-Town-One-Product (OTOP) Project while seated as Assistant Secretary for Regional Operations. Currently she is Undersecretary for Regional Operations- the Department of Trade and Industry. She is also currently the co-host of DTI’s Business Education Program “Negosyo At Iba Pa. Undersecretary Maglaya is a recipient of the Presidential Lingkod Bayan Awards, the highest category of the Civil Service Commission’s Honor Awards Program.