DOST seals manufacturing agreement for 12HP single-cylinder diesel engine

A limited manufacturing agreement was signed for the Department of Science and Technology – Metals Industry Research and Development Center (DOST-MIRDC) developed 12HP single-cylinder diesel engine also referred to as “SCDE”. As an agricultural country, the Philippines has been relying on imported engines to support its agro-industrial requirements. These engines are used to provide power continue reading : DOST seals manufacturing agreement for 12HP single-cylinder diesel engine

Women microentrepreneurs avail Nutrifacts analysis, label of products thru DOST project

In the Philippines, the Nutrifacts label for food products is a prerequisite for the Food and Drug Administration License to Operate (FDA-LTO) application. Proper nutrition label helps consumers choose more healthful diets and offers an incentive to food companies to improve the nutritional qualities of their products. The project entitled, “Supporting Women’s Economic Empowerment in continue reading : Women microentrepreneurs avail Nutrifacts analysis, label of products thru DOST project

Neg. Occ. MSMEs avail DOST fund assistance for production efficiency, product development

Three micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in Negros Occidental received financial assistance to adopt technological innovations through the Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program Innovation-Enabling Fund (SETUP iFund) of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). SETUP is a DOST flagship program that aims to assist the MSMEs to produce quality products, increase productivity, and continue reading : Neg. Occ. MSMEs avail DOST fund assistance for production efficiency, product development

Safe, Swift, & Smart Passage (S-PaSS) orientation for Aklan LGU held via online

The Safe, Swift, & Smart Passage (S-PaSS) developed by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Region VI conducted a virtual orientation for the province of Aklan on September 23, 2020, participated by the office of the Governor and Municipality Mayors. The S-PaSS is a travel management system primarily intended to make a hassle-free journey continue reading : Safe, Swift, & Smart Passage (S-PaSS) orientation for Aklan LGU held via online

DOST VI grants transfer of ownership to Guimaras firms

Two local micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the Province of Guimaras were granted with the Certificates of Transfer of Ownership by the Department of Science and Technology Region VI (DOST VI) after completing their repayment for the financial assistance they availed under the Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP) – Innovation-Enabling Fund (iFund). continue reading : DOST VI grants transfer of ownership to Guimaras firms

EXPERT-O advances promotion of agricultural technologies

The innovative agricultural technologies in rice and corn were showcased in an EXPERT-O webinar series dubbed as Innovations in Rice and Corn Production. The promotion of the technologies was primarily set by the Department of Science and Technology Region VI (DOST VI) in partnership with DOST-Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and continue reading : EXPERT-O advances promotion of agricultural technologies

Scholarship Update – List of requirements for freshmen and senior scholars

ATTENTION: DOST VI Scholars To protect the DOST VI clients and employees’ safety and well-being amid the pandemic, the office implements precautionary measures in structure and in practice. Clients of the Scholarship Section must register through google form https://tinyurl.com/ScholarshipR6Appointment before visiting the Regional Office. Clients with no schedule starting August 17, 2020 (Monday) will not continue reading : Scholarship Update – List of requirements for freshmen and senior scholars

DOST VI Scholarship Update – Request for Certification

ATTENTION: DOST VI Scholars To protect the DOST VI clients and employees’ safety and well-being amid the pandemic, the office implements precautionary measures in structure and in practice. All on-going scholars and scholar-graduates may send their request for certification through the DOST VI Scholarship Section official email address – scholarship@ro6.dost.gov.ph For other scholarship concerns, you continue reading : DOST VI Scholarship Update – Request for Certification

Bakal Lokal to link farmers, micro entreps and consumers in Western Visayas

Digital sales were expected to take over as stores were forced to close because local MSMEs were intensely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Consumers have gone online, speeding up an existing trend for a more shopping activity than usual. The Department of Science and Technology Region VI (DOST VI) through its Grants-In-Aid (GIA) Program supports continue reading : Bakal Lokal to link farmers, micro entreps and consumers in Western Visayas