A unique premier city of Southeast Asia,
endowed with rich history, culture, and natural resources.
An international gateway and economic hub
that is globally competitive
with a balanced and sustainable development, and sound governance
empowered by capable, united, peace-loving, and God-fearing citizenry.
The City’s Mission is to
- improve the quality of life of its citizenry through sound local governance that delivers efficient and effective basic services and provides the necessary infrastructure;
- preserve and celebrate its rich history and cultural heritage, protect and develop its natural resources; and
- establish itself as a global player in the transshipment of goods and services in the BIMP-EAGA and the international gateway of the region.