Latest S&T News in REGION 10

STARBOOKS CONVENTION IN CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY: A SHARING OF KNOWLEDGE AND LEARNING
Posted: Wednesday, November 28, 2018
DOST-X Staff with DOST-STII Director Richard P. Burgos and Junior Breakthrough 2017 Winner, Ms. Hillary Diane E. Andales The Department of Science and Technology – Science and Technology Information Institute (DOST-STII) hosted the STARBOOKS National Convention – Mindanao Cluster at N Hotel, Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental. The convention lasted from November 14 to November 15, 2018 and was participated by school beneficiaries and DOST staff from all parts of Mindanao. The gathering aimed to equip beneficiaries the skills to maximize the use of STARBOOKS, as well as open them to other opportunities. STARBOOKS, or the Science and Technology Academic and Research-Based Openly Operated Kiosks, is the first S&T digital library in the Philippines. It is a stand-alone information s...   read full story

DOST-PCAARRD articulates S&T promotion stance in Caraga FIESTA
Posted: Thursday, May 17, 2018
Marita A. Carlos, Director of the Applied Communication Division (ACD), PCAARRD (center left) and Congressman Lawrence H. Fortun (center right) of the First District of Agusan del Norte, did the ribbon cutting, which marks the opening of the Balanghay Festival exhibit held in the City of Butuan Sports Complex at Barangay Libertad. (Image credit: Jamsey E. Perez, ACD, PCAARRD) BUTUAN CITY, Agusan del Norte– The spirit of cooperation among our partners in the Caraga region inspires a dynamic development and promotion of science-based know how and tools that will boost the productivity of the country's agricultural sector. As such, this cooperation should bring us beyond mere farm production to product creation and commercialization. This was how Marita A. Carlos, Director of the A...   read full story

NAST PHL cites Mindanao culture, heritage influence sustainability, resiliency
Posted: Sunday, March 18, 2018
CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, March 16 (PIA) -- National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines (NAST PHL) academian shared, during the regional scientific meeting held in Cagayan de Oro City from 12...   read full story

Tricycle Drivers Happy About Having the DOST-MIRDC's Hybrid Electric Road Train Gen San
Posted: Wednesday, December 06, 2017
Although there are jeeps and multi-cabs, tricycles are the most common mode of transportation in and around the city of General Santos.   Tricycle drivers are presently awaiting the final ...   read full story

Maramag coffee producers earn big, win big with DOST
Posted: Friday, December 01, 2017
Coffee producers in Bukidnon used to struggle reaching buyers. Now, the DOST-assisted enterprise Kape Maramag is their globally competitive ally for smooth-flowing income. 03 November 2017 – Caga...   read full story

DOST-X turns over check for Alubijid Empowerment
Posted: Friday, November 17, 2017
On November 6, 2017, a Ceremonial Check Turn-Over and Program Orientation was conducted at the Alubijid Municipal Hall during their Monday convocation. The check turnover is in line with the approved...   read full story

Winning Northern Mindanao inventions excite crowds at S&T contest
Posted: Monday, October 09, 2017
In Photo: Members of the winning team from Iligan City East National High School receive their Sibol Award from Department of Science and Technology-Northern Mindanao Regional Director Alfonso P. Al...   read full story

Winning inventions in NorMin excite crowds at S&T tilt
Posted: Thursday, October 05, 2017
Cheers and applause filled the Limketkai Atrium as the winners of the Department of Science and Technology's Regional Invention Contest and Exhibit (RICE) were announced recently. The winning inventio...   read full story