September 20 marked the groundbreaking ceremony of BiotechJP’s new factory in San Miguel, Tarlac. Representatives from BiotechJapan and EEI Corporation,the owner of BiotechJP, MODAIR, and JICA Philippines, were there to witness the successful event. GMA Network, NHK World Japan, and The Daily Manila Shimbun were also there to cover this big milestone for BTJP as it expands its business to cater to more Filipinos in producing quality, safe, and delicious food and to target a healthy lifestyle.

(from left to right: Mr Kiyosada Egawa, BiotechJP’s President; Mr Roberto Castillo, BiotechJP’s Chairman and EEI’s President and CEO; Dr Enrique Ona, former DOH secretary; Ms. Katrina Teresa Angeles-Go, daughter of the Tarlac City Mayor; and Mr Yukinori Watanabe, JICA Philippines representative)