CONTEST: DigiTELArt Digital Poster Making by high school, college students
The DigiTELArt Digital Poster Making Contest is calling for entries from high school and college students as part of the celebration of Philippine Tropical Fabrics Month this January.
Philippines develops 4 new silkworm hybrids
The Philippines has developed 4 new Philippine silkworm hybrids that will be used in Mindanao silk hubs.
Cagayan Valley textile innovation facility promotes native natural fibers
Cagayan Valley is set to be the site of a new textile innovation facility that promotes the local production and use of native natural fibers from the Philippines.
Philippines’ tropical fabric in spotlight of month-long celebration
The Philippines is putting the spotlight on local tropical fabric in a month-long celebration led by the Philippine Textile Research Institute of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PTRI).
DOST REwear face mask gets World Health Organization approval
The REwear (Re-useable, Washable, Re-wearable) Face Masks of the Department of Science and Technology - Philippine Textile Research Institute (DOST–PTRI) has been found to be in compliance with the guidelines of the World Health Organization (WHO).
Fashionable face masks made of Mindanao textile trend as Philippines enters “new normal”
Fashionable face masks made from native Filipino textiles are becoming a trend as the Philippines reopens regular economic activities under the "new normal" condition.
Filipino designs for face masks released for public use during quarantine
Good news to all face mask DIYers and manufacturers, the Department of Science and Technology-Philippine Textile Research Institute (DOST-PTRI) has released four designs of face masks for public use during the community quarantine to stop the spread of coronavirus disease in the Philippines.
Pinoy technology produces 500,000 washable airborne droplets-repellent cloth face masks
A Filipino technology is producing 500,000 washable face masks that can repel airborne coronavirus droplets.
Philippine fabric soon to be showcased in government uniforms
Philippine indigenous fabric will soon be seen on uniforms provided for government officials and employees. As the world gives more attention to Philippine local textile highlighted by Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray who showcased native...