The Diffun Consumer Welfare Association (DCWA) headed by its president, Mr. Virgilio Francia, in partnership with DTI-Quirino, LGU-Diffun and PNP-Diffun recently inspected bakeries in Diffun, Quirino on October 24, 2017 to assess and monitor their compliance with food safety standards.
With the continuous implementation of activities under the Brand Equity Development Program (BrEDP) of the Department of Trade and Industry(DTI), the second batch of the Brand and Awareness Coaching Session was conducted on October 02-03, 2017 at the Hotel Carmelita, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan. The activity aims to benefit more MSMEs and to help them realize brand development. It wasparticipated by forty-four (44) MSMEs from the four mainland provinces.
With a strong confidence that the coffee sector in Region 02 would prosper and that the Philippine Coffee Roadmap 2017-2022 is the most logical path to success, the Cagayan Valley Coffee Industry Council (CVCIC), the Department of Trade and Industry(DTI)-Region 02 and the Department of Agriculture(DA)-Region 02, initiated the Roadmap Localization in the region held on November 02-03, 2017 at the Cagayan Valley Research Center, San Felipe, Ilagan City, Isabela. This is to refresh the strategies and vision of the region in pursuing an inclusive development in all the stages of the industry’s value chain. In spite of the bad weather experienced by the region, it did not hinder the more than forty (40) stakeholders who participated in the workshop to contribute in this very important activity.