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.
The DTI Quirino Provincial Office under its Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP), conducted a Skills Training on Fruits and Vegetables Processing cum Product Development Activity on Packaging and Labelling on June 13-14, 2019 for twenty (21) farmer-beneficiaries composed of 2 males and 19 females. The participants are members and officers of the Tres Reyes, ARB MPC located at the Barangay Tres Reyes, Saguday, Quirino.
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.