600 MSMEs to attend DTI conference PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 22 July 2018 16:07

Around 600 micro, small and medium enterprises are expected to attend the 2018 Zamboanga Peninsula MSME Conference on July 25 at the Zamboanga del Norte Convention and Exhibition Center in Dipolog City.

The theme for this year’s conference is Enhancing Innovative and Resilient MSMEs.

Lowell Vallecer, Chief MSME Development Division Officer- Department of Trade and Industry-9, said that the conference will focus on topics such as strengthening MSME disaster resilience, public-private partnership, technology and innovation and the Pondo sa Pagbabao program.

Vallecer said that owners of MSMEs must not only be innovative but resilient in rising up to environmental challenges.

He said that in case of calamities, these business owners must know what to do and be able to rise up as soon as possible.

DTI Assistant Secretary Blesila Lantayona and Zamboanga Peninsula PCCI Regional Governor Atty. Paulino Gudmalin are expected to grace the occasion.  (RGAAGo)