(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Tuesday, 09 August 2022) At 3:00 AM today, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 255 km Southeast of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur or 280 km East of Davao City (7.0°N, 128.2°E). Caraga and Davao Region will have cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to LPA. The rest of Mindanao will be partly cloudy to cloudy with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to Southwest Monsoon/Localized Thunderstorms. The eastern section of Mindanao will have light to moderate winds from northeast to northwest with slight to moderate seas. Elsewhere, light to moderate winds from south to southeast with slight to moderate seas.



Monday, May 16, 2016



SurSur DTI to hold “Balik-Eskwela Diskwento Caravan”

By Greg Tataro Jr.

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, May 16 (PIA) – The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) here headed by Provincial Director Romel Oribe is set to carry out “Balik-Eskwela Diskwento Caravan” in time for the scheduled conduct of Brigada Eskwela on May 30 – June 4.

Manny Disca, Consumer Welfare Division chief, said that the caravan would be held in four remote villages of Tandag City, namely, Mabuhay, San Isidro, Pandanon, and Maticdum.

Diskwento Caravans (Discount Caravans) had been being conducted by the said agency here for many years already by way of selling goods to consumers at discounted prices.  But, at this time, it would mainly offer school supplies, it was pointed out. 

Disca added that they would be tapping the services of big stores/distributors to take part in this endeavor.

Early on, the DTI Consumer Welfare Division chief also said that based on the latest monitoring, no price movement had been noticed among basic goods, citing that this could be “due to many outlets.” (Radyo ng Bayan-Tandag/PIA Surigao del Sur)


SurSur DTI to hold “Balik-Eskwela Diskwento Caravan”

By Greg Tataro Jr.

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, May 16 (PIA) – The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) here headed by Provincial Director Romel Oribe is set to carry out “Balik-Eskwela Diskwento Caravan” in time for the scheduled conduct of Brigada Eskwela on May 30 – June 4.

Manny Disca, Consumer Welfare Division chief, said that the caravan would be held in four remote villages of Tandag City, namely, Mabuhay, San Isidro, Pandanon, and Maticdum.

Diskwento Caravans (Discount Caravans) had been being conducted by the said agency here for many years already by way of selling goods to consumers at discounted prices.  But, at this time, it would mainly offer school supplies, it was pointed out. 

Disca added that they would be tapping the services of big stores/distributors to take part in this endeavor.

Early on, the DTI Consumer Welfare Division chief also said that based on the latest monitoring, no price movement had been noticed among basic goods, citing that this could be “due to many outlets.” (Radyo ng Bayan-Tandag/PIA Surigao del Sur)