The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) through the Information and Communications Technology Office (ICT Office) will be holding IT-BPM Career Talks during the DOST’s celebration of the National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) on July 27, 2014 at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City.

Ilalahad ni Philippine Coconut Authority Administrator Romulo Arancon, Jr. ang mga plano ng gobyerno upang masugpo ang Coconut Scale Insect o cocolisap sa isang forum bukas, Hulyo 26, na pinamagatang “Niyog ni Juan, Huwag Pabayaan nang Kasaganaan ay Makamtan” sa SMX Convention Center sa Mall of Asia, Pasay City. Ito ay bahagi ng taunang pagdiriwang ng National Science and Technology Week mula Hulyo 24-28 sa pangunguna ng Department of Science and Technology.

Residents in communities with a forecast two- to three-meter (six to 11 feet) height of the storm surge are urged to seek higher ground and take extra precautions as typhoon Glenda lashes out strong rains in the country.

Deparment of Science and Technology (DOST) Secretary Mario Montejo urged the public to stay informed and be prepared in the face of the approaching typhoon by using weather bulletin from PAGASA and complementary information from models generated by Nationwide Operational Assessment of Hazards (Project NOAH) and the 3D mapping models from the Disaster Risk and Exposure Assessment for Mitigation (Project DREAM).

Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Secretary Mario G. Montejo declared that the Department’s recently concluded “Iba na ang Panahon: Science for Safer Communities” or INAP:S4SC – an information and education campaign for disaster preparedness, should be a regular activity.

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Science Nation in the City. Dr. Aristotle P. Carandang of the Department of Science and Technology’s Science and Technology Information Institute (DOST-STII) visits the Taguig City Hall during its Monday morning flag ceremony last July 14, 2014, to invite City Hall staff to DOST’s 2014 National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) from July 24-28 at the SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia. It was one of STII’s various promotional stops for the upcoming event dubbed “Philippines: A Science Nation Meeting Global Challenges.” A premier annual event of the Department, NSTW will showcase the latest DOST technologies and programs geared towards strengthening the country’s manufacturing industries, SMEs, human resource capabilities, e-governance, and disaster preparedness, among others. Admission to said event is free.