In photo: DTI Rizal together with the attendees of PPG livelihood and entrepreneurship training

On 25 May 2022, at the City Mall of Antipolo (CMA), Barangay Dela Paz, Antipolo City, Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Rizal, through the Negosyo Center Antipolo, held its 4th batch of Pangkabuhayan sa Pagbangon at Ginhawa (PPG) Program and Services Orientation. Business Counselor (BC) Daryl Andres led the invocation at the start of the program. Then, Mr. Victorino Marcelino of Antipolo Investment & Promotions Office (ANTIPO), gave the opening remarks and welcomed the participants to the orientation.

Following that, BC Andres began to present the DTI programs and services, also the twin mandates of the agency. He presented the 7Ms to create smarter and successful entrepreneurs, and also the programs that incorporate into it like Kapatid Mentor ME, OTOP, SSF, and Tindahang Rizalenyo. He discussed the Barangay Micro Business Enterprise (BMBE) and its requirements, eligibility, and incentives as well.

In Photo: Negosyo Center Business Counselor Andres presenting the DTI programs and services.

PPG Support Staff Jocelyn Ferrer oriented the participants about the PPG program that will help the micro enterprises. She also taught the participants how to create a Simplified Action Plan (SAP). The participants were also assisted by providing them with information materials such as Negosyo Center Functions, 7Ms, BMBE, and PPG flyers.

At the conclusion of the activity, BC Andres and DTI staff Ferrer expressed their appreciation to the participants for their time and presence, for the activity, for which the participants also expressed gratitude, and for the DTI programs that were introduced to them. ♦

Date of Release: 30 May 2022