On June 14, 2019 DTI Isabela collaborated with the local government of San Mateo, Isabela to provide basic entrepreneurial development training to forty-four (44) persons with disabilities (PWDs) who recently received sari-sari store starter kits worth P 20,000 from the Department of Labor and Employment. Each starter kit consists of rice, instant noodles, coffee, sugar, condiments, laundry detergents, bath soaps, shampoo and other merchandise typically sold by sari-sari stores. The Sari-Sari stores will be located at the respective residences of the PWD-beneficiaries.
More than 1500 jobseekers, consumers and small business owners visited the Trabaho, Negosyo, Kabuhayan (TNK) Jobs and Business Fair on June 12, Independence Day at the People’s Gymnasium, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan.
The Department of Trade and Industry Region 02 joins the nation in the celebration of National Flag Day as all of its Provincial Offices in Nueva Vizcaya, Isabela, Cagayan, Quirino, Batanes and Regional Office conduct the ceremonial flag raising and “Pagpupugay sa Watawat” in their respective areas.