Steel bars randomly inspected by DTI Region 02 Monitoring and Enforcement Teams in hardware stores in the Provinces of Cagayan, Nueva Vizcaya, Isabela, Quirino and Batanes were found compliant to Philippine National Standards 211:2002 and PNS 49:2002. This was the result of a region-wide monitoring conducted on Friday, July 5 to ensure that consumers get safe and quality products.
The Department of Trade and Industry – Region 02 (DTI R02) has always been unrelenting in its efforts to promote the country’s investment priority areas by assisting local government units (LGUs) in improving and promoting their place as premier investment destinations. And, with global reports affirming the positive investment flow in the country, huge opportunities are now waiting to be tapped. This development necessitates proactive actions from government enablers to undertake a cohesive approach in investment promotion.