Laoag City

Ilocos Norte



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The City of Laoag is situated at the west focal part of the Province of Ilocos Norte circumscribing the South China Sea. It is limited on the East by the Municipality of Sarrat; in the Southeast by the Municipality of San Nicolas; in the Southwest by the Municipality of Paoay, in the Northeast the Municipality of Vintar; in the Northwest by the Municipality of Bacarra; and in the West by the South China Sea. It is one of the urban communities in Region I. It is situated between 120 degrees and 31 minutes to 120 degrees and 40 minutes longitude and between 18 degrees and 16 minutes north scope. Laoag City gives a huge chance to financial extension. The Northwestern Luzon Growth Quadrangle, affectionately called the NORTH QUAD, likewise means to create provincial zones through a coordinated wide open agri-mechanical advancement approach with accentuation/center in accomplishing maintainable and impartial development; build the profitability of agribusiness and fisheries; energize modern intensity in the nearby and outside business sectors like Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, and Hong Kong.