(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Friday, 24 September 2021) Easterlies affecting Luzon. Localized thunderstorms affecting Mindanao. ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONE OUTSIDE PAR AS OF 3:00 AM TODAY TROPICAL STORM MINDULLE (2116) LOCATION: 1,890 KM EAST OF SOUTHERN LUZON (14.2°N, 141.7°E) MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS: 85 KM/H GUSTINESS: UP TO 105 KM/H MOVEMENT: WEST NORTHWEST AT 20 KM/H Caraga Region will have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to Localized thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides due to severe thunderstorms. Light to Moderate winds coming from Northeast to Northwest will prevail with Slight to Moderate seas/(0.6 to 2.1 meters).



Friday, July 23, 2021

DTI organizes processed food industry cluster leadership council in Dinagat

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, July 20 (PIA) -- The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in Dinagat Islands led recently the organizational meeting for Dinagat Islands' Processed Food Industry Cluster Leadership Group Council via Zoom platform.

The activity was aimed to establish a sustainable provincial group of processed food producers in the island and eventually become suppliers of processed foods to other provinces.

With the establishment of the said group, the packaging problems of the producers were addressed and enhanced their processed food products.

Jessie Julio of Miss J Food Products was elected as the chairperson of the council.

Industry Cluster Coordinator Freedcarmariam Gonzaga and Annette Anduyan, Senior Trade and Industry Development Specialist of DTI Caraga served as the resource speakers of the said activity that was attended by representatives from different national line agencies and stakeholders. (DTI-Dinagat Islands/PIA-Dinagat Islands)