In line with the Youth Entrepreneurship Program (“YEP”) Mentorship Academy, the Department of Trade and Industry VI has launched a program to stimulate and enhance the entrepreneurial mindset among the In-School Youth (“ISY). Dubbed as the YEP: In-School Entrepreneurs Academy (“YEP: iSEA”), it aims to guide young entrepreneurs to operate […]

Investors’ accessibility to relevant data for the Region VI will soon be handy as the result of the recently concluded Information Technology-Business Process Management (IT-BPM) Technology and Innovation Mapping Workshop held on June 24 to 25, 2021, here in Iloilo City. “We are creating more opportunities in the region. This […]

How safe is your establishment? The Safety Seal Certification is a voluntary certification scheme asserting that an establishment is compliant with the minimum public health standards set by the government and uses or integrates its contact tracing with The DTI issues the Safety Seal Certificate for supermarkets, groceries, convenience […]

In its aim to establish a robust environment for innovative development in the region, the DTI VI will hold a Regional Information Technology-Business Process Management (IT-BPM) Technology and Innovation Mapping Workshop via Zoom on June 24 to 25. The presentations during the first day will also be shared over DTI […]

“No pandemic can stop us,” DTI VI Regional Director Rebecca M. Rascon emphasized as the DTI Guimaras Provincial Office launched the first online Negosyo Serbisyo sa Barangay (NSB) via Zoom and FB Live on Tuesday, June 22. NSB Online is the alternative mode of the usual face-to-face conduct of the […]

Western Visayas’ coffee industry could now start to create its brand. The 2021 Philippine Coffee Quality Competition (PCQC), a convergence activity of government agencies and the private sector, has recognized the robusta coffee beans in the region and graded them fine and premium. The PCQC is an annual event that […]


Notwithstanding the limited movement of people to travel and experience the products of the region during the five-day Panublion Heritage Fair 2020, the participants were able to surpass its sales target of 9 million pesos. Gratitude for the Locals Department of Trade and Industry (“DTI”) VI Asst. Regional Director Ermelina […]

DTI Iloilo OIC-Provincial Director Felisa Judith Degala led the soft-launching of the Shared Service Facility (SSF) for the Upgrading of Loomweaving Center in Brgy. Baraclayan, Miag-ao, Iloilo on July 22. Degala was accompanied by Miag-ao Municipal Mayor Macario Napulan, represented by Anthony Selorio, Baraclayan Punong Barangay Marlou Niones, village officials […]

The DTI VI will launch its entrepreneurship mentoring online to continue to provide assistance to micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) amid the economic difficulties brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic. The Kapatid Mentor Micro-Enterprises (KMME) Online Program will kick off on July 15. For Batch 1, there will be […]