DOST sees latent wealth in Apayao’s natural resources

LUNA, Apayao — The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) sees promise in this landlocked, highland province in terms of product development, redounding to economic, and even tourism, growth, its chief…

DOST-Cordillera to distribute digital libraries in 42 public schools

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet — The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in Cordillera on Monday said it is set to install digital libraries in 42 public schools in the region, which…

2 BPO firms in Ilocos Norte to hire more workers

LAOAG CITY — Owing to the expansion of two multinational business process outsourcing (BPO) companies here, the Public Employment Services Office (PESO) will conduct another round of special recruitment at…

DOST to hold Nat’l Inventors Week in Isabela

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela — The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) will celebrate this year’s National Inventors Week (NIW) in the province of Isabela, specifically in Cauayan City, on November…

I-TECH launched to commercialize Filipino inventions

MANILA — The Department of Science and Technology – Technology Application and Promotion Institute (DOST-TAPI) and the Land Bank of the Philipines launched the I-TECH Thursday afternoon, aiming to help Filipino…

Frontal system to bring rains over northern Luzon Sunday

MANILA — The frontal system affecting extreme extreme northern Luzon will cause rains over the area, state weather agency Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Sunday. In…

A modern classroom soon to rise in Ilocos Norte

LAOAG CITY — Millennial students in the municipality of Dingras may soon experience what it is like to enter a modern classroom with advanced computers and a teacher using interactive…

South Cotabato pushes for expansion of jewelry-making businesses in T’boli town

GENERAL SANTOS CITY — South Cotabato is pushing for T’boli town’s thriving jewelry-making ventures to become the province’s next flagship industry. Nencita Acain, mines and geosciences division chief of the…