PH Calamansi association backs R&D programs to halt calamansi production decline
Posted: Wednesday, November 07, 2018
Representatives from the Philippine Calamansi Association, Inc. (PCAI), Nueva Vizcaya State University (NVSU) and Crops Research Division (CRD) of DOST-PCAARRD during a field visit at Satsuma Farm owned by Jessie P. Lammag, Citrus grower-cooperator at Barangay Cabuluan, Villaverde, Nueva Vizcaya. (Image credit: Crops Research Division (CRD), PCAARRD) The Philippine Calamansi Association, Inc. (PCAI) recently said that research and development (R&D) programs should address the declining production of calamansi in the country. This was raised recently in a meeting in Nueva Vizcaya. The meeting was held at Nueva Vizcaya State University (NVSU) with the university's experts, PCAI stakeholders, and the monitoring and evaluation (M&E) team of the Philippine Council for Agricul...   read full story

DOST LAUNCHED PH STANDARD TIME IN ALAMINOS
Posted: Wednesday, October 24, 2018
  Pursuant to Republic Act No. 10535 or the Philippine Standard Time (PST) Act of 2013, the Department of Science and Technology in Region 1 (DOST 1), together with the local government of Alaminos City, Pangasinan officially switch on the Philippine Standard Time device at Alaminos City Hall on September 18, 2018. The PhST, one of the advocacies of DOST known as Juan Time aimed to synchronize time nationwide and likewise an information campaign about the value of time and the need to respect the time of others. The law requires all national and local government offices to display PhST devices in accordance with the official time provided by the DOST's Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) through its network time protocol. Additionall...   read full story

DIWATA-2, PH'S SECOND MICROSATELLITE SET ON SPACE
Posted: Friday, December 07, 2018
H-IIA F4 rocket at the Tanegashima Space Center, Kyushu, Japan (Photo from JAXA)   Diwata-2, the Philippines' second microsatellite, was launched into space on October 29, 2018 hitching a ride via H-IIA F4 rocket from the Tanegashima Space Center in Japan at exactly 12:08 p.m. (Manila time) ...   read full story

DOST-NRCP STEPS INTO FRONTIER RESEARCH
Posted: Monday, December 10, 2018
December 8 marks the 85th founding anniversary of the National Research Council of the Philippines (NRCP) of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). It is the first and oldest research council of the country founded in 1933. For 85 years, NRCP has been producing high-value research results...   read full story

DOST-NRCP GIVES POSTHUMOUS AWARD TO MEN OF BASIC RESEARCH
Posted: Wednesday, December 05, 2018
Dr. Manuel L. Roxas The first President of the National Research Council of the Philippines (NRCP), the Executive Secretary who served the longest, and a former legislator of S&T and the arts, will receive the NRCP Posthumous Award during the council's 85th Founding Anniversary on December 10, 20...   read full story

NRCP MARKS 85TH FOUNDING ANNIVERSARY
Posted: Wednesday, December 05, 2018
The National Research Council of the Philippines is set to mark its 85th founding anniversary celebration on December 10, 2018 at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City. This year's theme "Leading Frontier Research for the Filipino and the ASEAN" is a commemoration of the cou...   read full story

NAST PHL CONDUCTS SCIENCE POLICY AND INFORMATION FORUM ON HIV/AIDS
Posted: Monday, December 10, 2018
PASAY CITY – The National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines (NAST PHL) recently conducted the Science Policy and Information Forum on HIV/AIDS last November 19, 2018 at the Hotel Jen Manila. The forum was conducted to discuss relevant and emerging issues in science and technology and p...   read full story

NAST PHL HELD SPEAKERS BUREAU IN BOHOL
Posted: Monday, December 10, 2018
BOHOL, PHILIPPINES – The National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines (NAST PHL), in partnership with the Department of Science and Technology Regional Office VII and Provincial Science and Technology Office of Bohol, recently conducted its Speakers Bureau last September 19, 2018 at REYNA...   read full story

DOST-TAPI hands over 554 IP certificates to stakeholders
Posted: Wednesday, November 21, 2018
The Technology Application and Promotion Institute of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-TAPI) hosted an awarding ceremony to hand over 554 granted intellectual property (IP) certificates by the Intellectual property of the Philippines (IPOPHL) on 25 October 2018 at the Philippine Intern...   read full story

DOST-TAPI holds 2018 Technology Transfer Forum in Cebu
Posted: Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Lapu-Lapu, Cebu – The Technology Application and Promotion Institute of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-TAPI) organized 2018 Technology Transfer Forum on 16 October 2018 at the Shangri-La's Mactan Resort and Spa, Lapu-Lapu, Cebu. The Technology Transfer Forum is one of the side for...   read full story

TIP Cubao, Pisay Eastern Visayas, New Era, St. John-Roxas S&T projects bag top prizes in imake.wemake contest
Posted: Wednesday, December 05, 2018
imake.wemake finalists and judges with officials and representatives of DOST-SEI and Acer Philippines Senior high school teams from the Technological Institute of the Philippines-Cubao Campus, Philippine Science High School-Eastern Visayas Campus, and New Era University won the coveted Youth Inno...   read full story