The common carp, known as karpa in the local market, can possibly help in detecting the magnitude of wastes in water ways.

In a study conducted by Dr. Michelle Grace V. Paraso of the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of the Philippines, Los Baños, carp was found to have a potential use as a biomarker in detecting the level of pollutants in the country’s water resources.

Business people from the Visayas are now looking into technologies from the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) for possible investment and business opportunities.

“We asked DOST to be our partner,” said Jude P. Abenoja, president of the Ormoc City Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OrCham), as he told about the biggest business conference in the Visayas held Sept. 15-16 at the Ormoc City Superdome in Leyte.

President Rodrigo R. Duterte has appointed Atty. Emmanuel S. Galvez as Assistant Secretary of the Department of Science and Technology as per appointment dated 5 September 2016.

Library experience will never be the same again for the students of Dayap National High School in Barangay Dayap, Calauan, Laguna with the installation of the Super STARBOOKS in their campus. What makes their enhanced library experience more meaningful is their school being named the 1000th site of STARBOOKS.

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Local entrepreneurs now have more channels to help them further reach potential clients. With the launch of the Department of Science and Technology – Technology Application and Promotion Institute’s  two publications, entrepreneurs who availed of DOST support now have more market opportunities.