DOT pushes 'Bring Home A Friend' program

Written by Philippine News Agency

Aside from focusing on prominent tourist destinations, the Department of Tourism (DOT) on Tuesday pushed for personalized "Bring Home a Friend" program per province.

In a statement, DOT Secretary Wanda Teo urged locals in every region to take part in the initiative and endorse what is unique in their respective provinces to attract foreign friends to the Philippines.

From the rustic feel of one's ancestral house down to the heirloom recipe of their grandparents, Teo said Filipinos should put forward the staples one looks forward to when going home to the province.

"We invite you to welcome your foreign friends...

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DOST-MIMAROPA to hold Halal Forum in Palawan

Written by Paul Jaysent Fos | Romblon News

Magsasagawa ng forum kaugnay sa mga Halal na pagkain ang pamunuan ng Department of Science and Technology (DOST)-MIMAROPA sa Puerto Princesa City, Palawan sa darating na January 22, 2018.

Ito ang inanunsyo ni DOST Regional Director Ma. Josefina Abilay nitong Lunes ng bumisita siya sa Palawan State University.

Ayon kay Abilay, ang nasabing forum ay lalahukan ng mga mangagagawa galing sa mga restaurant sa siyudad ng Puerto Princsa kasama ang ilang mga taga food-processing sector.

Sinabi pa ni Abilay na ang ganitong forum ay first time para sa Palawan. Kinakailangan umano ito dahil sa pagdami ng mga kababayan nating Muslim na...

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MRAA pinaghahandaan na sa San Jose, Occidental Mindoro

Written by Philippine Information Agency

Isinagawa kamakailan sa Sikatuna Beach Hotel sa bayang ito ang pulong ng lahat ng komite na naitalaga para sa Mimaropa Regional Athletics Association (MRAA) Meet, na gaganapin sa buwan ng Marso, 2018.

Pinangunahan nina Provincial Administrator Mariano Montales at Danilo Roxas, Department of Education (DepEd) School Division Superintendent, ang naturang general committee meeting.

Ayon kay Roxas, positibo siya na magiging matagumpay ang MRAA subalit nais niyang magkaroon ng ideya sa ibibigay na ulat ng ilang komite. Ang mga ito ay ang Opening at Closing Committee, welcoming, billeting, parade, playing venue at souvenir committee. Naniniwala si Roxas na napakahalaga ng mga...

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DOST Innovations stun Palawenos during the STI Roadshow in Coron

Written by Phylicia Ann Baguyo, Dr. Ma Josefina P. Abilay

With 140 attendees and participants, the Science, Technology, and Innovation (STI) Roadshow was completed in Coron, Palawan last October 25-26, 2017.

The STI Roadshow, delivered by DOST-MIMAROPA through the Provincial Science and Technology Center -Palawan (PSTC- Palawan), in partnership with the Local Government of Coron (LGU-Coron), Department of Agrarian Reform-Palawan (DAR-Palawan), and the Calamian Islands Power Corporation (CIPC) offers micro-enterprises/ industry; local government units and other local government agencies; officials, faculty, and students from the academe; researchers; non-government agencies, and a wider public an opportunity to discover various technologies that are, and could be relevant to their everyday life. The...

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