Government, private sectors rally behind the Bamboo industry in PH
From Left: Congressman DV Savellano, DTI Secretary Ramon Lopez, and DA Secretary William Dar during the Philippine Bamboo Industry Development Council meeting last February 6 held in Quezon City

Government, private sectors rally behind the Bamboo industry in PH

By THEPHILBIZNEWS STAFF The Philippine Bamboo Industry Development Council (PBDIC) gets support from the government and private sectors as they converged during the stakeholders' meeting last February 6 in Quezon…

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Gov’t to allocate 50M pesos worth for Taal micro and small enterprises
From left, DTI Secretary Ramon Lopez and the initial explosion of Taal Volcano last Sunday, January 12 (Photo from Father Gerry Paat, SVD) Photo collage from THEPHILBIZNEWS

Gov’t to allocate 50M pesos worth for Taal micro and small enterprises

By THEPHILBIZNEWS STAFF As the havoc created by Taal eruption continues and destroyed businesses in Tagaytay and Batangas area, Department of Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez assured affected micro and small…

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P2-B fund earmarks by DA for youth entrepreneurship
This may very well be Agriculture Secretary William D. Dar’s first photo taken behind his desk at the Department of Agriculture (DA) head office in Quezon City last Friday afternoon. (Photo by Julio P. Yap, Jr./THEPHILBIZNEWS)

P2-B fund earmarks by DA for youth entrepreneurship

By THEPHILBIZNEWS STAFF With the vision to establish food security in the country, the Department of Agriculture has approved an initial PHP2 billion to fund two lending programs for young…

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How ‘AGRI-Preneurship’ inspires Tarlac folks get into farming, earn a living
Tarlac Provincial Governor Susan Yap during the interview of THEPHILBIZNEWS last December 9 at EDSA Shangri-La Hotel Photo by Monsi A. Serrano/THEPHILBIZNEWS

How ‘AGRI-Preneurship’ inspires Tarlac folks get into farming, earn a living

By Monsi A. Serrano In the interview of THEPHILBIZNEWS, Tarlac Governor Susan Yap explains one of their programs for their constituent farmers and students to understand and embrace the exciting…

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PH hits more than double sales at Chinese expo 2019
Filipino exhibitors from 32 food companies participated in the second edition of CIIE gathered at the Philippine Food Pavilion during the China International Import Expo (CIIE). Joining the Philippine delegates were Undersecretary Abdulgani Macatoman of DTI-Trade Promotions Group together with other government officials from the Foreign Trade Service Corp, Center for International Expositions and Missions, DTI-Export Marketing Bureau and the Department of Agriculture, and partners from the Bank of China Manila. (Photo courtesy of DTI OSEC)

PH hits more than double sales at Chinese expo 2019

By THEPHILBIZNEWS STAFF SHANGHAI, CHINA – In a surprising record breaking sales compared to last year's performance, the Philippine exhibitors secured around US$300 million in sales at the 2nd China International…

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Yamang Bukid partners with palay-producing town to help farmers
A farmer holds palay in heart shape form to show solidarity with rice farmers as Yamang Bukid Farm (YBF) o procure palay from the marginalized farmers in the municipality of Narra in Palawan. Photo collage from Yamang Bukid Farm

Yamang Bukid partners with palay-producing town to help farmers

By Julio P. Yap, Jr. AN emerging farm tourism destination in Puerto Princesa City has partnered with the municipal government of Narra in Palawan to purchase the palay produced by…

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