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INVITATION TO APPLY FOR ELIGIBILITY AND TO BID The Department of Science and Technology (DOST), Regional Office No. IX, through its Bids and Awards Committee (BAC), invites qualified suppliers /...
INVITATION TO BIDSUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF RATTAN SPLITTER PR-18-08-0239 The Department of Science and Technology Regional Office No. IX hereinafter referred to as the “Purchaser” nowrequests for submission of...
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INVITATION TO APPLY FOR ELIGIBILITY AND TO BID The Department of Science and Technology (DOST), Regional Office No. IX, through its Bids and Awards Committee (BAC), invites qualified suppliers /...

With the goal to sustain the growth and development of  micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) nationwide, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) strengthens its banner program, Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP).

DOST IX Regional Director Brenda L. Nazareth-Manzano said that for this year 2016, a total of PhP55M is available for innovation support assistance to qualified MSMEs in Region IX.  This budget represents a 37.5% increase from 2015 SETUP projects which amounted to PhP40M.   In 2015 alone, a total of 40 MSMEs were assisted which contributed to the creation of 748 new jobs.

Overall, in 15 years of implementation of SETUP in Region IX, the program has assisted 231 firms / companies with total funding support of PhP158.94M, which consequently employed some 25,053 local constituents.

 

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Are you interested in purchasing DOST-assisted products ? If yes, then technology made it so easy for everyJuan !

With the website “http://onestore.ph” which was recently launched by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST), you can now order / purchase online quality products assisted / supported by the agency through its banner program,Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP).

DOST IX Assistant Regional Director Mr. Martin A. Wee said that DOST’s OneStore uses an e-commerce web application that operates nationwide. It aimed at assisting micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) market their products both locally and internationally. The project is targeting to promote and sell around 10,000 DOST-assisted products across the country. It gives opportunities both for MSMEs and customers with an effortless selling / shopping experiences using fast and direct transaction scheme through the Internet and mobile application technology.

In its goal to capacitate local government units (LGUs) towards an efficient and effective disaster risk reduction and management, the Department of Science and Technology, Regional Office No. IX will deploy additional 25 units of early warning systems in Zamboanga Peninsula region.

DOST IX Assistant Regional Director Mr. Martin A. Wee said that the additional weather monitoring equipment will complement the existing 70 units that were already deployed in strategic locations in the region since 2013.

Mr. Wee said that DOST-PAGASA Central Office had already approved and conducted site survey and hydrographic survey of the indentified flood prone areas / river basins. The hydrographic survey is crucial to define shore line and under water features which are needed to establish critical data and information.

        In its effort to reach out and empower local communities through the use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), the DOST IX - Science and Technology Information Center (STIC) offers various S&T-based services / facilities for the development of local constituents.

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        DOST IX Assistant Regional Director Mr. Martin A. Wee said that any individuals or groups can have access or avail of the following services: 1) Technology & Livelihood Resources – materials on many business prospects and opportunities are available for aspiring or prospective entrepreneurs who want to transform their ideas into real business and profits; 2) Philippine’s 1st Digital Science Library - Science and Technology Academic Research Based Openly Operated Kiosk Station (STARBOOKS) which contains thousands of collections of library materials such as books, journals, researches and investigatory studies, livelihood videos, among others; 3) Print and Non-Print Materials such as books, journals and other references; 4) S & T Film Showing – any interested groups can schedule for screening of S&T films on various topics / issues.

           Participants together with the resource speakers and organizers

            In line with the national policy requiring all researches involving human subjects to undergo ethical review and clearance before implementation to ensure safety, dignity, and well-being of research participants, the Zamboanga Consortium for Health Research and Development (ZCHRD) conducted an “Advanced Training-Workshop on Research Ethics” last January 7-8 at LM Hotel, Tetuan, Zamboanga City.

            The training was in partnership with the Department of Science and Technology - Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (DOST-PCHRD), Philippine Health Research Ethics Board (PHREB) and Western Mindanao State University (WMSU).

            Around 50 participants composed of local researchers, medical specialists, nurses and professors from WMSU, Ateneo de Zamboanga University (ADZU), Zamboanga City Medical Center (ZCMC), Brent Hospital and Colleges Incorporated have actively participated in the two-day training.

       The Department of Science and Technology-IX will conduct an orientation for the qualifiers of the 2014 Junior Level Science Scholarships (JLSS) under the Republic Act No. 10612, otherwise known as “Fast-Tracked S&T Scholarship Act of 2013”. The orientation is scheduled on January 29, 2015 (2PM) at the DOST IX – Science and Technology Information Center (STIC), 2/F MCC Bldg., San Jose Road, Zamboanga City.

Need to expand or upgrade your existing business?  If yes, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST IX) would like to invite you to come and participate in the 2015 Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP) Orientation, which will be held on February 12 (2-5PM), at the DOST-Science and Technology Information Center (STIC), 2/F MCC Bldg., San Jose Road, Zamboanga City.  Same orientation will also be conducted in Isabela City, Basilan Province on February 13 (venue is still being arranged).

In pursuit of cooperation in Science and Technology between the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and the National Science Council (NSC) of Taipei, the DOST is calling for mutually beneficial and collaborative project proposals for implementation in the 3rd Quarter of 2013.

As a requirement, proposals must be submitted to DOST while their Taiwanese counterpart must submit the same proposal to NSC for separate review and evaluation.  Only projects approved by both sides will be implemented under this cooperation scheme.  Project proposals to be submitted must fall under any of the following identified areas for cooperation:

Time and again, the world has witnessed demonstrations of the extraordinary skill and ability of Pinoys. Our steadfast pursuit of quality, combined with core competencies such as a strong work ethic, an ability to think outside the box, and a passion to excel in our respective crafts, distinguishes Filipinos in the global community as excellent workers.” This was the message of His Excellency Benigno S. Aquino III when he conferred the Philippine Quality Award (PQA) to four distinguished organizations in the country.

The Department of Science & Technology Region IX (DOST IX) is very pleased to announce that indeed 2011 was a very productive and dynamic year. Despite of the many challenges it confronted, the Department achieved / surpassed its targets / goals for 2011. These accomplishments were achieved through the best practices that DOST-IX has incessantly demonstrated over the years. Its tough organizational Core Values such as Excellence, Commitment, Customer-Priority, Innovation, Integrity, and Teamwork (ExCITe) led to the enormous success of DOST IX organizational goals.

 

In line with its commitment to optimize the use of research to help alleviate the health and nutrition problems in Region IX, the Zamboanga Consortium for Health Research and Development (ZCHRD) through the DOST’s Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) and Pfizer Philippines will have the second round of critiquing of the three (3) research proposals on January 20, 2012 at the Conference Room of the Department of Science and Technology Regional Office No. IX (DOST IX).  The papers will come from the Ateneo de Zamboanga University - College of Nursing (ADZU-CN) and Western Mindanao State University (WMSU) -College of Communications & Humanities, respectively.

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST-IX) is pleased to announce the Region IX qualifiers of the Philippine Science High School Freshman Admission administered on September 10, 2011:

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