DTI Region 02 Director Leah Pulido-Ocampo and Department of Agriculture (DA) Regional Executive Director Narciso A. Edillo agree to collaborate in pushing Region 02 as an agribusiness sourcing and investment destination. DA will support the upcoming PADDAY NA LIMA slated on September 24-30, 2019 at the Festival Mall, Alabang, Muntinlupa to showcase the region’s bountiful agro products such as corn, rice, citrus, coconut, banana, pineapple, ginger, peanuts and mongo, in both fresh and processed form. The region is acknowledged as the leading producer of these commodities.
The traditional view is that as workers age, they become less productive. Indeed, elderly workers may not be as agile or as strong as their younger counterparts but to hold this kind of negativity towards senior citizens assume that they can no longer be productive and may become a bane for the economy.
July 11, 2019, Sto Domingo, Cabaroroguis, Quirino - The Sto Domingo Tribal Workers Association, cooperators of the 2018 approved Shared Service Facility (SSF) project for Furniture Making recently received their equipment from the Department of Trade and Industry Region 02. The package of equipment worth 381,250.00 pesos consist of heavy duty band saw, compound miter saw, table saw, portable planer, thickness planer, bench drill press, 2 air compressors with accessories, and, 2 electric portable jigsaws.