Funding for 3 departments may still increase | Philstar.com

Reference: Punay, E. (2019, September 23). Funding for 3 departments may still increase. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/09/23/1954143/funding-3-departments-may-still-increase Funding for 3 departments may still increase Edu Punay (The Philippine Star) – September 23, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The proposed appropriations for at least three departments under the P4.1-trillion national budget for next year … Continue reading

NFA assures sufficient rice stocks | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Calayag, K. A. (2019, July 18). NFA assures sufficient rice stocks. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/18/nfa-assures-sufficient-rice-stocks/ NFA assures sufficient rice stocks By Keith A. Calayag – July 18, 2019 12:20 AM The National Food Authority (NFA) has assured the public that there are sufficient rice stocks in … Continue reading

Enforce SRP or face ax — Piñol | Daily Tribune

Reference: Gacula , K. (2018, November 15). Nation Enforce SRP or face ax — Piñol. Tribune.net.ph. Retrieved November 15, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/11/15/enforce-srp-or-face-ax-pinol/ Nation Enforce SRP or face ax — Piñol By Kuhlin Ceslie Gacula November 15, 2018 12:15 AM Agriculture Secretary and National Food Authority (NFA) Council chairman Emmanuel Piñol yesterday reminded NFA officials to strictly monitor … Continue reading

Senate blue ribbon committee eyes probe of ‘tara’ system in NFA | Inquirer News

Reference: Aurelio, J. M. (2018, September 26). Senate blue ribbon committee eyes probe of ‘tara’ system in NFA. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1036359/senate-blue-ribbon-committee-eyes-probe-of-tara-system-in-nfa. Senate blue ribbon committee eyes probe of ‘tara’ system in NFA By: Julie M. Aurelio, Leila B. Salaverria – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:43 AM September 26, 2018 The … Continue reading

Duterte removes non-tariff barriers to agri imports | Philstar.com

Reference: Mendez, C. (2018, September 26). Duterte removes non-tariff barriers to agri imports. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/26/1854856/duterte-removes-non-tariff-barriers-agri-imports. Duterte removes non-tariff barriers to agri imports Christina Mendez (The Philippine Star) – September 26, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — As prices of goods continue to soar, President Duterte has issued an order removing … Continue reading

Roque mulls filing graft raps vs former NFA chief over rice woes | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, A. (2018, September 25). Roque mulls filing graft raps vs former NFA chief over rice woes. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/25/1854639/roque-mulls-filing-graft-raps-vs-former-nfa-chief-over-rice-woes. Roque mulls filing graft raps vs former NFA chief over rice woes Alexis Romero (philstar.com) – September 25, 2018 – 7:57pm MANILA, Philippines — Presidential spokesman Harry Roque is ready … Continue reading

Hontiveros claims NFA ‘tara’ system worsened rice supply problem | Philstar.com

Reference: Philstar. (2018, September 24). Hontiveros claims NFA ‘tara’ system worsened rice supply problem. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 25, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/24/1854341/hontiveros-claims-nfa-tara-system-worsened-rice-supply-problem. Hontiveros claims NFA ‘tara’ system worsened rice supply problem (philstar.com) – September 24, 2018 – 7:50pm MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Risa Hontiveros claimed a “tara” system in rice imports has worsened rice supply constraints … Continue reading

End is near for NFA Council – Duterte | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, D. J. (2018, September 11). End is near for NFA Council – Duterte. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 12, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1030825/duterte-to-recommend-abolition-of-national-food-council#ixzz5Qs1kKoE7 End is near for NFA Council – Duterte By: Darryl John Esguerra – @inquirerdotnet INQUIRER.net / 04:54 PM September 11, 2018 President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday revealed that he is planning to recommend the abolition of the … Continue reading

Lawmakers want P10 billion supplemental budget for NFA | Philstar.com

Reference: Simon, L. M. (2018, September 10). Lawmakers want P10 billion supplemental budget for NFA. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/10/1850150/lawmakers-want-p10-billion-supplemental-budget-nfa. Lawmakers want P10 billion supplemental budget for NFA Louise Maureen Simeon (The Philippine Star) – September 10, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Legislators from the House of Representatives are pushing for a P10-billion … Continue reading

Soaring food prices fueled 6.4% inflation in August | Inquirer News

Reference: de Vera, B. O., Cabalza, D., & Yee, J. (2018, September 06). Soaring food prices fueled 6.4% inflation in August. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 6, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1028949/soaring-food-prices-fueled-6-4-inflation-in-august. Soaring food prices fueled 6.4% inflation in August By: Ben O. de Vera, Dexter Cabalza, Jovic Yee – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:00 AM September 06, 2018 PRICE SPIKE With August inflation … Continue reading

House vows expeditious resolution of impeach raps vs 7 SC justices | BusinessMirror

Reference: Fernandez, B. (2018, August 27). Senate won’t do Cha-cha with House, says Lacson. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/senators-remain-divided-on-what-to-do-with-nfa/ House vows expeditious resolution of impeach raps vs 7 SC justices By Butch Fernandez August 27, 2018 Senate leaders are divided on calls to abolish the National Food Authority (NFA), amid raging controversies hounding the … Continue reading

House panel sets probe of rice supply, prices | BusinessMirror

Reference: De la Cruz, J. (2018,August 27). House panel sets probe of rice supply, prices. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/house-panel-sets-probe-of-rice-supply-prices/ House panel sets probe of rice supply, prices By Jovee Marie de la Cruz August 28, 2018 THE House Committee on Agriculture and Food will investigate the country’s rice problem amid mounting calls to … Continue reading

Ex-Senate head backs NFA abolition | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. (2018, August 27). Ex-Senate head backs NFA abolition. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/274023/ex-senate-head-backs-nfa-abolition.html Ex-Senate head backs NFA abolition posted August 27, 2018 at 01:05 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta Senator Aquilino Pimentel III on Sunday vowed to support a call in the Senate to abolish the National Food Authority due to … Continue reading

Rice with ‘bukbok’ safe to eat after fumigation? Solon finds NFA’s claim ‘irresponsible’ | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.A. (2018, August 27). Rice with ‘bukbok’ safe to eat after fumigation? Solon finds NFA’s claim ‘irresponsible’. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1025342/rice-with-bukbok-safe-to-eat-after-fumigation-solon-finds-nfas-claim-irresponsible Rice with ‘bukbok’ safe to eat after fumigation? Solon finds NFA’s claim ‘irresponsible’ By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 04:45 PM August 27, 2018 … Continue reading

House leader slams NFA response to ‘bukbok rice’ » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Quismorio, E. (2018, August 27). House leader slams NFA response to ‘bukbok rice’. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/27/house-leader-slams-nfa-response-to-bukbok-rice/ House leader slams NFA response to ‘bukbok rice’ Updated August 27, 2018, 3:38 PM By Ellson Quismorio The chairman of the House committee on agriculture and food on Monday slammed the National Food … Continue reading

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