December 8, 2023


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Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

Gloria Macapagal Arroyo


MANDAUE CITY- House Speaker Gloria Macapagal- Arroyo led the blessing and inauguration here today of the new showroom of All Prime International Motor Corp. owned  by businessman Oscar Chua.

Arroyo who considers the Chua’s as family friend said that the opening of the establishment which will serve as the exclusive sales and  service centers for the Visayas of Howo trucks manufactured by China’s Sinotruk will greatly contribute to the local and national economy.

The former President turned House Speaker cited Mandaue’s strategic location  forecasting a brisk sales of what she calls as the “biggest selling truck in the world.

(l-r) Jesus Chua, Oscar Chua, Cong. Jonas Cortes, House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, Yang Zheng Xu and Tony Tan

“I have always love Cebu and the dynamism of Cebu. You are truly the center of the Philippines not only geographically  but also economically with your entrepreneurial spirit and I have no doubt  that Mandaue and the rest of Cebu will continue to be major contributors to the economic growth of our country. And now another important ingredient of that growth is the distribution of the biggest selling truck in the world through All Prime,” the House Speaker said in her brief speech.

To Chua, their establishment which is situated in the United Nations (UN) Avenue in Barangay Alang-Alang will assure their customers of genuine Howo trucks and parts and the availment of highly-trained and skilled technicians for maintenance and after sales.

The company’ s Chairman of the Board is optimistic of having the largest and most reputable partner of Sinotruk in the country.

“It will assure all new and previous owners of Howo trucks that there is now All Prime to take care of the long term productivity of their investments. We see All Prime going rapidly into one of Sinotruk’s  largest and  most reputable partner in the Philippines,” Chua said.

All Prime Pres. Andrew Lim for his part assured clients of putting customers first.

He described their partnership with Sinotruk International to bring about highest standard of services.

“That will require putting customers first, technical expertise that only Sinotruck could offer and of course genuine parts. We are very confident that the strategic alliance between All Prime International and Motor Corp.and Sinotruk International will deliver services of the highest standard to the Sinotruk owners in the Philippines,” Lim said in the luncheon that followed in the nearby Maayo Hotel.

Sinotruk gave its Commission of Authority for Exclusive Distribution in the Visayas to the Chua led motor company.

Sinotruk International Pres. Yang Zheng Xu was personally around during the occasion  where he also gave a speech.

Among the other guests in yesterdays activity were Consul General Jia Li,  Ambassador Francisco Benedicto, Cong Jonas Cortes (Cebu, 6th district) and Mandaue City Vice Mayor Carlo Fortuna who represented Mandaue City Mayor Gabriel Luis Quisumbing. Cong. Gwendolyn Garcia (Cebu, 3rd district) later arrived during the luncheon.

photos by Christian Maningo

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