(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Sunday, 28 May 2023) At 3:00 AM today, the center of the eye of Typhoon "BETTY" {MAWAR} was estimated based on all available data at 825 km East of Northern Luzon (17.1°N, 129.5°E), with maximum sustained winds of 175 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 215 km/h. It is moving West Northwestward at 20 km/h. Southwesterly Windflow affecting the western sections of Southern Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. Butuan City, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Surigao del Norte and Surigao del Sur will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to Trough of TY BETTY / Southwesterly Windflow. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. Moderate to Strong winds coming from West to Southwest will prevail with Moderate to Rough seas / (2.5 to 5.0 meters).

Thursday, March 23, 2023

DTI Dinagat Islands empower MSME on financial management seminar

SAN JOSE, Dinagat Islands -- The Department of Trade & Industry-Dinagat Islands through the Negosyo Center San Jose has recently conducted the Financial Management seminar cum Orientation on Access to Finance and Consumer Advocacy. 

Provincial Coordinator of Small Business Corporation (SB Corp) Charie Buenafe during the seminar presented and discussed the various loan programs of SB Corp to the Micro, Small, and Medium Entrepreneurs (MSMEs). 

Meanwhile, DTI Trade and Industry Development Specialist Jonah Fe Tubo discussed the consumer advocacy and purpose to promote the welfare and rights of consumers. 

The activity assisted the MSMEs in accessing financial assistance through the financing arm of DTI, the Small Business Corporation. (DTI-Dinagat Islands/PIA-Dinagat Islands)