Latest S&T News in ARMM

ARMM recognizes champions in S&T
Posted: Monday, October 02, 2017
DAVAO CITY—The Department of Science and Technology of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (DOST-ARMM) has recognized the valuable contributions of several individuals and institutions in promoting science and technology (S&T). Regional Assemblywoman Irene P. Tillah of the Second District of Sulu led the group of awardees with her championing of DOST programs in her legislative district, and implementing the Philippine Standard Time in the island-province to synchronize time. Tillah is the assistant majority floor leader of the Regional Legislative Assembly (RLA) and she was named S&T ambassador on policy "for her efforts in promoting the science and technology department's programs in her district." Tillah extended full support to DOST's projects, such as Starbooks—the fir...   read full story

Cotabato-based Consortium hosts training on persuasive presentation
Posted: Friday, September 22, 2017
Participants of the training, "How to Get Key Decision-Makers to Say Yes to your Project Ideas" (Image credit: Institution Development Division (IDD), PCAARRD) The Cotabato Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development Consortium (CAARRDEC) hosted the training, "How to Get Key Decision-Makers to Say Yes to your Project Ideas" recently in General Santos City.  The training was initiated by the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCAARRD).  Led by CARRDEC Consortium Director Lorna G. Valdez, the training involved 22 participants from the six Mindanao-based consortia.  Among those who were trained were staff members of the CARAGA Con...   read full story

DA-BFAR to build fishing landing center, ice plant in Tawi-Tawi
Posted: Saturday, February 18, 2017
The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BFAR-ARMM) has allocated PhP 3 million to build a community fish landing center in the province of Tawi-Tawi....   read full story

Gov't sets out solution to cocolisap infestation in Basilan
Posted: Tuesday, September 13, 2016
MANILA, Sept. 13 (PNA) -- The government will undertake quick and long-term solutions to cocolisap infestation, that is now destroying the Php 2.2-billion coconut industry of Basilan island province. ...   read full story

Two Devices for Attendance and Information Updates Installed in DOST-ARMM office
Posted: Monday, September 05, 2016
Two new electronic devices installed in DOST-ARMM office for attendance monitoring and information dissemination; these are the Electronic Bulletin Board and Advanced Biometrics. It was installed la...   read full story

Pagdami ng mga batang kulang sa timbang sa ARMM, ikinaalarma ng DOST
Posted: Wednesday, August 17, 2016
COTABATO CITY – Ikinaalarma ng Department of Science and Technology (DOST) sa ARMM ang pagtaas ng bilang ng mga kabataang kulang sa timbang at tangkad dahil sa epekto ng malnutrisyon. Batay sa isan...   read full story

2016 National Science and Technology Week Celebrated in the ARMM Region
Posted: Monday, August 01, 2016
The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao celebrated the 2016 National Science and Technology Week  at Datu Dizal Cultural Center, Lamitan City, Basilan last June 25-27, 2016 with the theme "Jua...   read full story

DA beefs up mango chips production in Maguindanao
Posted: Monday, March 14, 2016
COTABATO  CITY,  Mar  14  (PIA)  --  In  a  bid to  boost  mango chips  production in Maguindanao province, the  Department of  Agricul...   read full story