Latest S&T News in REGION 6

DOST to establish satellite data receiving station in Iloilo
Posted: Monday, June 17, 2019
Department of Science and Technology - Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology, Research and Development (PCIEERD) Executive Director Dr. Enrico Paringit (PNA photo by Perla G. Lena) ILOILO CITY– A ground satellite data receiving station that would allow wider coverage of data captured from Diwata 1 and 2 and other satellite systems would be installed in Dumangas, Iloilo, an official of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) said Thursday. “This facility will enable the download of data that is captured by the satellites that we launched and some of the satellites that we are subscribing to,” said Dr. Enrico Paringit, Executive Director of the DOST- Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology, Research and Development (PCIEERD) in an...   read full story

DOST to establish data science program in Iloilo
Posted: Monday, June 17, 2019
DATA SCIENCE FOR GOOD GOVERNANCE. (Seated from left to right) Department of Science and Technology (DOST) for Western Visayas Regional Director Rowen R. Gelonga, Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology Research and Development (PCIEERD) Executive Director Enrico C. Paringit and Iloilo Science and Technology University (ISAT-U) Raul F. Muyong sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the establishment of the  research equipment and facilities portal for Program on Data Science for Good Governance on Thursday (June 13, 2019). The program aims to create a pool of experts on data science or data analytics. (Contributed photo) ILOILO CITY -- Iloilo Science and Technology University (ISAT-U) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Department of ...   read full story

NegOcc firms urged to avail of DOST innovation program
Posted: Tuesday, May 28, 2019
BACOLOD CITY-- The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) is urging enterprises in Negros Occidental to avail of government assistance through the Business Innovation through Science and Techno...   read full story

NPPC lab joins DOST’s OneLab network
Posted: Wednesday, May 08, 2019
NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, May 7 (PIA) --  Another private laboratory from the countryside has joined the roster of the Department of Science and Technology’s (DOST) One-stop Laboratory (OneLab) network in a ...   read full story

Pagsusulong ng ISO certification sa mga testing lab ng Western Visayas
Posted: Thursday, April 25, 2019
SINIMULAN na ng Department of Science and Technology (DOST) ang hakbang upang matulungan ang nasa limang laboratories sa Western Visayas sa pagkuha ng International Organization for Standardization (I...   read full story

An advocacy and a FIESTA
Posted: Monday, April 22, 2019
ANCHORED on his advocacy to continuously support small farmers and their families through the transfer of productive technology, no less than Dr. Aladino C. Moraca, president of Central Philippines St...   read full story

Research, dev’t initiatives boost market competitiveness
Posted: Monday, April 22, 2019
NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, April 19 (PIA) -- Investing in research and development (R&D) endeavors translates to market competitiveness, according to the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). During t...   read full story

DOST-6 encourages more research and development to foster global competitiveness
Posted: Monday, April 22, 2019
During the recent Business Innovation through Science and Technology Forum at the Seda Capitol Central in Bacolod City, Department of Science and Technology-Region VI (DOST-6) director, Engr. Rowen Ge...   read full story