(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Thursday, 30 June 2022) At 3:00 AM today, a Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 1,020 km East of Northern Luzon (17.2°N, 131.3°E). Southwest Monsoon affecting Southern Luzon and Western Visayas. ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONE OUTSIDE PAR AS OF 3:00 AM TODAY TROPICAL DEPRESSION (FORMERLY "CALOY") LOCATION: 565 KM WEST OF CENTRAL LUZON (15.4N, 114.7E) MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS: 55 KPH GUSTINESS: UP TO 70 KPH MOVEMENT: WEST SOUTHWEST AT 40 KPH. Caraga region will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to Localized Thunderstorm. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. Light to Moderate winds coming from Southwest to Southeast 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)