Latest S&T News in REGION 1

ECC, DOST promote Employees’ Compensation Program among MSMEs
Posted: Wednesday, February 12, 2020
LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Feb. 11 (PIA) – The Employees’ Compensation Commission-Regional Extension Unit 1 (ECC-REU1) and the Department of Science and Technology (DOST)-Pangasinan teamed up to strengthen the promotion of the Employees’ Compensation Program (ECP) among the food and non-food DOST-assisted micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the province. ECC Regional Officer Dexter Dupagan conducted two consecutive in-house seminars to the owners of the food and non-food DOST-assisted establishments in Pangasinan last January 31 and February 7 to ensure that they are informed of their rights, benefits and privileges under the ECP. At least 50 participants attended the Green Productivity Training cum Employees’ Compensation Program Seminar held at the El Jardine Restaurant here. Durin...   read full story

Ilocos Norte hosts DOST's Regional S&T Week 2019
Posted: Monday, September 30, 2019
LAOAG CITY, Sept. 27 (PIA) – The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in the Ilocos opened a four-day science and technology fair at the Laoag Centennial Arena  in this city on September 17-20 for the Regional Science and Technology Week (RSTW). This year, the province of Ilocos Norte hosted and accommodated about 22 exhibitors from partner agencies and state universities and colleges (SUCs) in Ilocos region to take part in the annual observance of the S&T week. With the theme “Science for the People: Enabling Technologies for Sustainable Development,” the event showcased the developed technologies of the science communities and private sectors in Region 1. Aside from the exhibits, technology fora, robotics competition, quiz bees, and educational activities for elementary, high s...   read full story

Pangasinan town hosts Sci-Tech Caravan
Posted: Wednesday, August 14, 2019
SCI-TECH CARAVAN. Students and a teacher from Bayambang town watch as one of the exhibitors in the Science and Technology Caravan showcases their technology. The caravan runs from August 13-16, 2019...   read full story

Factory of nutritious snacks to rise in Pangasinan town
Posted: Wednesday, August 14, 2019
NUTRITIOUS SNACKS. Okra, onion, and squash chips are among the products being showcased at the Science and Technology Caravan at Bayambang Pangasinan town from Aug.13-16, 2019. One Food Corporation ...   read full story

MMSU puts up intellectual property office
Posted: Monday, August 05, 2019
MMSU president Shirley C. Agrupis (in green and maroon dress) leads other university officials in unveiling the symbolic marker of the Intellectual Property and Technology Business Management (IP-TB...   read full story

Young Ilocanos urged to take S&T courses
Posted: Tuesday, July 09, 2019
Dr. Ronnalee Orteza, campus director of Philippine Science High School in San Ildefonso, Ilocos Sur (Photo by Leilanie Adriano) LAOAG CITY—The Philippine Science High School (PSHS) in Ilocos Sur is...   read full story

DOST, Alaminos hold training on mango value-adding process
Posted: Wednesday, July 03, 2019
ADDING VALUE TO MANGOES.Members of agri-groups in Pangasinan join the training on mango value-adding processing in Alaminos City on June 27-28, 2019. The products are vinegar, jams, pastillas, and p...   read full story

BOC adopts DOST-developed document tracking system
Posted: Monday, July 01, 2019
DOST Undersecretary for Regional Operations Brenda L. Manzano (rightmost) and Michael John C. Maquiling (leftmost) from DOST-I joins DOST-I Regional Director Armando Q. Ganal (third from right) BOC ...   read full story