Trade fair, research chair lecture to highlight DOST-FPRDI's 60th anniversary
Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017
As part of its 60th anniversary celebration, the DOST-Forest Products Research and Development Institute (DOST-FPRDI) is inviting everyone to attend the Pistahan sa Gubat, an exhibit and trade fair featuring furniture pieces, handicrafts and other products manufactured by forest-based and related enterprises. The event will happen from July 04-06, 2017 at the DOST-FPRDI Compound, Forestry campus, UP Los Banos. The Pistahan sa Gubat celebrates local craftsmanship by bringing in forest products artisans and small and medium enterprises together. It envisions being a platform where local artists and entrepreneurs could exchange knowledge, as well as display and sell their products. Likewise, the Institute will showcase some of its technologies and services throu...   read full story

DOST's latest innovations for textiles to be featured at the S&T week
Posted: Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Some of the country's finest and most fabulous researches on textile industry will be put in display in the upcoming 2017 National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) on July 11 to 15 at the World Trade Center in Pasay City. During the five-day NSTW, Department of Science and Technology-Philippine Textile Research Institute (DOST-PTRI) will show to the public the latest innovations, including technologies and products, that would help boost the country's growing local textile industry.  Anchored by their Lab to FAB (Fabric and Beyond) concept, DOST-PTRI will showcase locally-developed products and services including the Portable Therapeutic Handloom, Modified Handloom Weaving Machine, indigenous resources and natural fabrics, and other products from DOST-PTRI's Innovation Center for ...   read full story

Feature: Basurang Bunots no more, Coconets for real!
Posted: Wednesday, June 14, 2017
PADRE GARCIA, Batangas, June 14 (PIA) --DOST Batangas in partnership with the Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) Zamboanga Research Center (ZRC), the office of Cong. Lianda Bolilia and the local government of Padre Garcia organized a training dubbed, “CocoTechKnowledge: Forum and Training on Current...   read full story

DOST to stage “Science For The People” on S &T Week
Posted: Tuesday, June 13, 2017
LOS BANOS, Laguna, June 13 (PIA) --Get ready for an amazing science and technology (S&T) experience as the Department of Science and Technology showcases the country’s best in S&T research and services, interactive exhibits, and technology-aided entrepreneurship this coming National Science and Tech...   read full story

‘Coopetition’: Cooperating while competing
Posted: Sunday, June 18, 2017
  In Photo: The posters exhibit at the 17th Conference of the Science Council of Asia was opened through the ribbon cutting led by Prof. Marieta Bañez Sumagaysay (from left), executive director of the National Research Council of the Philippines; Prof. Toshio Koike, director of International Cent...   read full story

DOST's latest innovations for textiles to be featured at the S&T week
Posted: Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Some of the country's finest and most fabulous researches on textile industry will be put in display in the upcoming 2017 National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) on July 11 to 15 at the World Trade Center in Pasay City. During the five-day NSTW, Department of Science and Technology-Philippine T...   read full story

Trade fair, research chair lecture to highlight DOST-FPRDI's 60th anniversary
Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017
As part of its 60th anniversary celebration, the DOST-Forest Products Research and Development Institute (DOST-FPRDI) is inviting everyone to attend the Pistahan sa Gubat, an exhibit and trade fair featuring furniture pieces, handicrafts and other products manufactured by forest-b...   read full story

Coffee industry to get a boost from R&D program and launch of PH Coffee Quality Center
Posted: Thursday, June 15, 2017
DOST-PCAARRD Acting Executive Director Dr. Reynaldo V. Ebora (4th from left), assisted by Dr. Jocelyn E. Eusebio (5th from left) and Ms. Leilani D. Pelegrina (6th from left), and Program Leader Dr. Alejandro C. Mojica, Sr. (3rd from left) assisted by Dr. Julio Alava (2nd from left) a...   read full story

Low chance for mid-2017 El Niño onslaught: PAGASA
Posted: Saturday, June 17, 2017
MANILA, June 17 -- There's still no possibility for the drought-driving El Niño phenomenon to recur soon, the state weather bureau, PAGASA, has said. Some international climate models say El Niño may instead strike towards the end of the year, noted Analiza Solis, officer-in-charge of PAGASA's Clim...   read full story

DOST, DLSU test contactless apprehension for traffic violators
Posted: Thursday, June 15, 2017
The De La Salle University (DLSU), together with the Department of Science and Technology, has put on trial a new technology-based traffic solution aimed at clamping down on errant motorists. DLSU and PCIERRD officials are shown during the launch The project, dubbed "Contactless Apprehension o...   read full story

PH offices must now embrace tech in their operations: JLL
Posted: Wednesday, June 14, 2017
The traditional workplace in the Philippines must now look forward in applying technology to the current working environment to become relevant to the next generation of workforce. JLL head of corporate solutions research in Asia Pacific Susan Sutherland In a recent interview with Newsbytes.PH...   read full story