(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Wednesday, 19 June 2024) Southwest Monsoon affecting the western sections of Southern Luzon and Visayas. 𝗙𝗒π—₯π—˜π—–π—”π—¦π—§ π—ͺπ—˜π—”π—§π—›π—˜π—₯ π—–π—’π—‘π——π—œπ—§π—œπ—’π—‘: 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 Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. 𝗙𝗒π—₯π—˜π—–π—”π—¦π—§ π—ͺπ—œπ—‘π—— 𝗔𝗑𝗗 π—–π—’π—”π—¦π—§π—”π—Ÿ π—ͺπ—”π—§π—˜π—₯ π—–π—’π—‘π——π—œπ—§π—œπ—’π—‘: Light to moderate winds coming from Southeast to South will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.1 meters).


Friday, 31 May 2024

DTI capacitates micro enterprises in Surigao Norte

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte (PIA) – The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in Surigao del Norte recently concluded its training on the 2024 Kapatid Mentor Micro Enterprise Money Market Encounter (KMME-MME) to micro enterprises in the province of Surigao del Norte, held at Claver town.

The event discussed topics on human resource management, good governance and ethics that brought together eager entrepreneurs and mentors in a dynamic exchange of knowledge and experiences aimed at fostering growth and sustainability.  

Maylene Navalta, a Go Negosyo mentor and human resource management officer discussed the exploration of the fundamental principles of HRM, emphasizing its role as a strategic tool for maximizing organizational performance. 

She further discussed and elaborated the importance of talent acquisition, retention, and development, highlighting the need for businesses to invest in their most valuable asset - the people. 

The interactive nature of the session allowed participants to engage with Navalta, seeking guidance on specific HRM challenges and opportunities within their respective organizations. Her pragmatic approach and insightful advice resonated with attendees, empowering them to approach HRM with renewed clarity and confidence.  

Meanwhile, Atty. Richard M. Dano discussed good governance, ethics and exploration of the fundamental principles of good governance, emphasizing transparency, accountability, and integrity as cornerstone values for effective leadership. 

He emphasized the role of leaders in fostering a culture of trust and inclusivity, where decisions are made with the best interests of stakeholders in mind. 

Dano also shared compelling anecdotes and case studies, illustrating the tangible impact of good governance practices on organizational performance and societal well-being, and drawing from his extensive legal background, he highlighted the importance of adherence to laws and regulations, as well as the ethical considerations that guide decision-making processes.  

The success of the 2024 KMME-MME underscored the commitment of DTI and its partners to empower micro-entrepreneurs and strengthen the business ecosystem in Surigao del Norte. 

By equipping entrepreneurs with the knowledge and tools necessary for sustainable growth, the event set the stage for continued prosperity and development in the province.  (DTI-Surigao del Norte/PIA-Surigao del Norte)