P431-M modern, biotech lab being built in Iloilo town: Project funded by Japanese government
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A modern biotechnology laboratory is being built here. The construction of the Japanese government-funded, P431-million laboratory for advanced aquaculture technologies is a joint initiative of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center-Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC-AQD) and the Department of Agriculture (DA). It is scheduled to be completed in March 2003. The Philippine-hosted AQD, now headed by Dr. Rolando R. Platon, is one of the four technical departments of SEAFDEC, a regional treaty organization established in 1967 to promote fisheries development in Southeast Asia.
P431-M modern, biotech lab being built in Iloilo town: Project funded by Japanese government. (2002, June 11). Manila Bulletin, p. 1.
Biotechnology; Laboratories; Aquaculture; Research institutions; Research; Department of Agriculture (DA); National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA); Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR); Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center/ Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC/AQD); Platon, Rolando R.; Guingona, Teofisto Jr.; Yoshihisa, Ara; Sarmiento, Malcolm
- Manila Bulletin