PTRI-DOST trains handicraft makers in Cabucgayan on dyeing of pandan fibers
Posted: Thursday, August 09, 2018
Members of the Looc Cabucgayan Agrarian Reform Cooperative (CARECO) gained improved experience on quality dyeing of romblon or pandan fibers used in the manufacture of their popular products- the romblon bags and other handicrafts. This was made possible through the expertise of Engr. Thelma Sipin assisted by her staff Mr. Ronelo Vallente both from the Philippine Textile Research Institute of the Department of Science and Technology who conducted the training on July 3-5, 2018 at the Multi-purpose Center of Brgy. Looc, Cabucgayan, Biliran. There were 24 members who joined the technology training. The activity was made possible through the on-going linkage between the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) through the Biliran Field Office and the Department of Science and Technology Regional ...   read full story

DOST Negros Oriental strengthens farmers, stakeholders thru Cacao Crop, Pest and Disease Management Training
Posted: Wednesday, August 08, 2018
Dumaguete City – Close to 40 participants from different parts of Negros Oriental province attended the 2-day training on cacao crop, pest and disease management. Students and teachers from the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery of Negros Oriental State University (NORSU-CAFF), cacao farmers, farm technicians, agricultural technicians from LGUs and farm owners participated on the said activity. The said event was held at the audio visual room of the College of Nursing, Pharmacy and Allied Health Sciences of NORSU. No less than 3 scientists from the University of the Philippines – Los Baños served as the activity's resource persons. Dr. Celia Medina, renowned entomologist and instrumental in the control and management of the cocolisap bugs which infected coconut trees, discuss...   read full story

DOST-PCIEERD CELEBRATES ITS 8TH ANNIVERSARY THROUGH INDUSTRY 4.0 FORUM
Posted: Monday, July 30, 2018
"Innov8 to Acceler8: Industry 4.0" Forum Keynote Speakers (L-R): Office of Senator Bam Aquino, Policy and Legislation Division Representative Paola Margarita Q. Deles; Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS) Senior Research Fellow Dr. Jose Ramon Albert; Department of Information and Co...   read full story

4th Healthcare & Social Media Summit highlights impact of social media in work, education, research
Posted: Monday, July 02, 2018
The Philippine Council for Health Research and Development, in partnership with the health advocacy social media group #HealthXPh, held the 4th Healthcare and Social Media Summit on 9 June 2018 at Grand Regal Hotel, Davao City. With the theme "Social Media and Health Professions Education: S...   read full story

DOST, UP showcase research innovation during ‘AghamBayan' festival
Posted: Tuesday, July 03, 2018
  The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and the University of the Philippines (UP) showcased the technology and innovation outputs of their longstanding partnership in the AghamBayan: Science, Technology and Innovation Festival on 20 June 2018 at the Philippine International Convention ...   read full story

12th PNHRS week to highlight equity in health
Posted: Wednesday, July 25, 2018
BAGUIO CITY- The 12th Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS) Week is set to stage in the Summer Capital of the Philippines! The health research community will celebrate the annual event on 6-9 August 2018 at CAP-John Hay Trade and Cultural Center, Baguio City. The Philippine Council fo...   read full story

INVENT SCHOOL PROGRAM SEMINAR-WORKSHOP HELD FOR SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS OF LAGUNA
Posted: Thursday, August 02, 2018
Fifty two senior high school students from 17 schools in Laguna participated in the Invent School Program of the Department of Science and Technology- Technology Application and Promotion Institute (DOST-TAPI) in partnership with DOST-CALABARZON on July 4-5 2018.   Dr. Alexander R. Madrigal,...   read full story

NSTW 2018 OFFICIALLY OPENS
Posted: Thursday, August 02, 2018
The National Science and Technology Week 2018 (NSTW 2018) was officially launched to the public last July 17. The NSTW 2018:  Innovation for Collective Prosperity opening ceremonies was graced by the representative of President Rodrigo R. Duterte - Department of Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon ...   read full story

DOST LAUNCHES NATIONWIDE UNIFIED TRAINING MODULES ON FOOD SAFETY
Posted: Thursday, August 02, 2018
    Through the collaboration and efforts of different agencies, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Unified Food Safety Training Modules for MSMEs were launched on June 8, 2018 at Titanium Auditorium, Metals Industry Research and Development Center (MIRDC), DOST Compound, ...   read full story

PDAO-CANLUBANG MEMBERS GETS TRAINING ON UBE PROCESSING AND GMP
Posted: Thursday, August 02, 2018
The Provincial Science and Technology – Laguna (PSTC-Laguna) conducted a Technology Training on Processing of ube and other root crops with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) Awareness Seminar last May 25 at DORENIES Food & Beverage,  Brgy. Mabacan, Calauan, Laguna. A total of 21 participa...   read full story

PHIL. FOOD INDUSTRIES PENETRATED HUGE HALAL GLOBAL MARKET VIA DOST 12
Posted: Monday, July 02, 2018
DOST 12 has the looked upon specialists for Halal. Just recently one (1) of its employees in the name of Samerah B. Macabalang-Datudacula has finished her second Master's Degree, Master of Science in Biology, and has completed the writing of her thesis entitled "Molecular Detection of Porcine DNA in...   read full story