The Philippine Fibers


PhilFIDA-JRD System Technology, Inc.-PPP
Produced an Automated Loom for Weavers
of Indigenous Fibers

The Philippine Fiber Industry Development Authority  (PhilFIDA) thru Fiber Utilization and Technology Division (FUTD) launched  an Automated Loom Weaving Machine at a forum on livelihood opportunities in fibercraft on November 28, 2013 at the Sequoia Hotel, Quezon City.

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FIDA Assisted PUP Students Build Prototype Car for
Shell Eco-Marathon Asia 2013

A team of fifteen mechanical engineering students in their fifth year from Polytechnic University of the Philippines Sta. Mesa Campus built a prototype eco-car as official entry to the 2013 Shell-Asia Eco-Marathon competition. The Fiber Industry Development Authority (FIDA), alongside other entities, took part in the assembly of this energy-efficient and environment-friendly eco-car which will compete together with ten other teams from the Philippines.

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FIDA and CODA consolidates into PhilFIDA

The Department of budget and Management (DBM) has approved last 29 May 2013 the Rationalization Plan (RP) consolidating the Fiber Industry Development Authority (FIDA) and the Cotton Development Authority (CODA) into the Philippine Fiber Industry Development Authority (PhilFIDA).

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We would like to inform you that the Fiber Industry Development Authority (FIDA) - Fiber Processing and Utilization Laboratory at BAI Compound, Visayas Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City will not accept On-the-Job Training, Laboratory Tour, Fiber Analysis and Fiber Testing temporarily starting February 2013. The Laboratory is presently undergoing preparation for the repair/renovation which will be undertaken until November 2013.

We are advised to post notification as soon as the FIDA Laboratory resumes its operations.

We hope for your full understanding regarding the matter.

Thank you.

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