2017, August 8
The city government and the city of Telavi in Georgia formalized their ties after signing the sisterhood relationship agreement (SRA) at the Laoag City Hall Conference Room. Laoag mayor Chevylle V. Fariñas, vice mayor Michael V. Fariñas and the members of the Sangguniang Panlungsod represented the city government. Georgian consul general Thelmo Luis “Buddy” Cunanan represented Telavi. After the signing, tokens were exchanged between the two parties.