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EPSI AWARDS LANDS TO ‘INFORMAL SETTLERS’ OF MABALACAT, PAMPANGA

THEY came in droves to the covered court of Brgy. Tabun in Mabalacat Pampanga and patiently awaited their names to be called as beneficiaries of lots awarded by a private company through the officials of Excelsum Property Solutions Inc. (EPSI). Some 176 “informal settlers” (IS) received their Certificates of Land…

DOST-RO2 HEEDS CALL OF PNP-RO2, GIVES DISINFECTANT SUPPLIES FOR FRONTLINER-COPS

The Department of Science and Technology Region 02 (DOST-RO2) led by Dir. Sancho A. Mabborang gave disinfectant supplies to the Philippine National Police-Regional Office 02 in support to the services and responses of uniformed personnel-front liners during this COVID-19 pandemic. DOST-02 Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) section head SRS…

NEW TESTING-LABORATORY IN BATANES, TO INCREASE PRODUCT-QUALITY OF IVATAN SMEs

To increase the compliance of Ivatan food sectors to food safety standards the Department of Science and Technology Region 02 (DOST-RO2) led by Engr. Sancho A. Mabborang through PSTC-Batanes headed by Ms. Nora T. Garcia launched the DOST-PLGU-BSC Lab TRIP (Testing Resources for Innovative Products) on December 7, 2020 via…

DOST launches ‘AGRIZKAYA ONE-STORE HUB’ in Nueva Viscaya

“We will survive, recover and even advance.” Thus declared Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Secretary Fortunato ‘Boy’ de la Peña during the recent launch of Agrizkaya One-store Hub in Bambang, Nueva Vizcaya. He was referring to the misery and challenges brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic. The 29th one-store hub in…

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DENR WARNS “CATASTROPHIC” EFFECT OF QUARRYING OPERATIONS IN UNSTABLE UPLAND AREAS

MANILA – The Department of Environment and Natural Resources has warned against persistent mining and quarry operations in areas identified as unstable as these may cause serious damage in low-lying villages and further siltation of the Cagayan River. During an interview, DENR Undersecretary Jonas  Leonel said that they are now…

ANDANAR LAUDS LAGUNA REPORT AS PROVINCE WITH HIGHEST COVID-19 RECOVERY RATE

STA. CRUZ, Laguna – The province of Laguna, which used to be one of the COVID-19 hotspots in earlier months, is now among areas with the lowest COVID-19 active cases and rising as the LGU with the highest COVID-19 recovery rate at 91%. During the Pagdalaw sa Laguna: “Explain, Explain,…

All the fuss about PECO and What’s more with MORE Power

A special report by the Publishers Association of the Philippines, Inc. (PAPI) For almost an entire century, most Ilonggos—long-suffering by nature–simply gritted their teeth and maintained their composure even as they were deeply frustrated by Panay Electric Company (PECO)’s appalling record of inefficiency and insensitivity, if not downright abuse, as it…

DOST II DISTRIBUTES 5,000 FACE SHIELDS TO PLGU-CAGAYAN

Tuguegarao City – In support of the Resolution released by the Inter-Agency Task Force for Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) encouraging the use of face shields in all places, the Department of Science and Technology Region 02 led by Director Sancho A. Mabborang provided 5,000 pieces of face shields to Provincial…

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DOST 02 TO LAUNCH EINSTEIN 1K WITH INNOVATION ENABLERS

The Department of Science and Technology Region 02 will launch its new project dubbed as EINSTEIN 1K or Engaging Innovation by Nurturing Significance of Thousand Excellent Ideas in the North on August 27, 2020, 9:00-11:00 AM live via DOST-RO2 Facebook page Live Stream. EINSTEIN 1K is set to raise the…

FOOD DEFENSE PREVENTION KNOW-HOWS, DELIVERED TO WMES, ONLINE

As the demand for food services arise in the time of pandemic, the Department of Science and Technology Region 02 (DOST-RO2) conducted an online webinar on Food Fraud and Food Defense Prevention part 1 for Women Micro-Entrepreneurs (WMEs) in the region. Resource Speaker DOST-RO2 SRS II Aileen C. Gonzales in…