Opening Remarks in the Literary and Publishing Trade Conversations (LitPub)

November 6, 2020, 10:00 a.m. Mr. Wilmor Pacay III, Mr. Eugene Soyosa, Ms. KC Victoria, colleagues in public service, and stakeholders in the book publishing industry, good morning. On behalf of the National Book Development Board, welcome to today’s event, “Literary and Publishing Trade Conversations.” We are delighted with the participation of authors, writers, artists, continue reading : Opening Remarks in the Literary and Publishing Trade Conversations (LitPub)

Frankfurter Buchmesse – All Together Now Culminating Event at the Philippine Exhibit Opening speech

October 17, 2020 Greetings everyone! To our dear Secretary Leonor Magtolis-Briones, House Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda, Pangasinan 4th district Congressman Christopher De Venecia, Department of Foreign Affairs Undersecretary Ernesto Abella, Ambassador of the Philippine Embassy in Berlin Maria Theresa Dizon-De Vega, Consul General Evelyn Austria-Garcia, Frankfurt Book Fair Vice President Claudia Kaiser, To our local continue reading : Frankfurter Buchmesse – All Together Now Culminating Event at the Philippine Exhibit Opening speech

Pahayag tungkol sa ika-37 episode ng “Padayon: The NCCA Hour”

Ika-14 ng Oktubre 2020, 3:00PM Ang NBDB ay itinatag upang paunlarin at palaguin ang industriya ng paglalathala ng aklat dito sa Filipinas. Pangunahing layunin ng NBDB ang makilala, maitala, at marehistro ang mga manggagawa sa industriya tulad ng manunulat, ilustrador, editor, at tagasalin at ang mga kompanyang naglalathala, naglilimbag, nagbebenta, at nag-aangkat ng libro, at continue reading : Pahayag tungkol sa ika-37 episode ng “Padayon: The NCCA Hour”

Welcome remarks at the meeting with the Department of Education and Private Publishers

Honorable undersecretaries and other representatives of the Department of Education (DepEd), venerable publishers and members of the book-publishing industry, fellow NBDB board members, the NBDB executive director and other members of the agency … good morning. Welcome to today’s dialogue, which hopefully can serve as a platform for discussing common concerns, exploring areas of possible continue reading : Welcome remarks at the meeting with the Department of Education and Private Publishers

New Normal

Even as the country reopens gradually, we should remember that the health threat remains. Covid-19 continues to threaten lives and wreak havoc on economies around the world. The Philippines is in the same situation. To help in the collective effort to mitigate the impact of the pandemic, the NBDB took action at the onset. NBDB continue reading : New Normal