(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Monday, 12 November 2018) At 3:00 AM today, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 405 km East of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur (8.0⁰N, 130.0⁰E). Tail-end of Cold Front affecting Southern Luzon. Mindanao will experience cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to Trough of Low Pressure Area. Eastern section of Mindanao will have moderate to strong winds coming from the Northeast to Northwest and the coastal waters will be moderate to rough over these areas. Elsewhere, light to moderate winds coming from the Northeast and the coastal waters will be slight to moderate. (PAGASA)

Wednesday, August 22, 2018


47 Talacogon biz operators learn importance of business name registration

TALACOGON, Agusan del Sur, Aug. 22 - The Negosyo Center-Talacogon, Agusan del Sur and the barangay Del Monte recently capacitated some 47 business operators in the locality through a seminar on pricing and costing.  

Engr. Rowena Sotelo, an accredited Philippine Center for Entrepreneurship (PCE) mentor, facilitated the said seminar. Prior to this assistance, the participating business operators had no formal training on the basics of pricing and costing. 

They needed inputs to guide them in the determination of product cost, reasonable price, cost of business operation and income. 

The seminar included topic on green economic practices, some of which will have positive effect on business income and profitability.

The possible effects and contributions to climate change of a consumption behavior were also explained, as well as the business name registration, its importance and requirements were also discussed. (JPG/DTI-Agusan del Sur/PIA-Agusan del Sur)