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Bird flu triggers ban on some Dutch poultry imports

THE Department of Agriculture (DA) said it renewed a ban on poultry-related products from Groningen in the Netherlands due to a bird flu outbreak there, reimposing a ban initially implemented in early February. In an order signed March 1 by Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol, the ban was reissued after the Netherlands confirmed an H5N6 […] The post Bird flu triggers ban on some Dutch poultry imports appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource: bworldonline bworldonlineMar 13th, 2018

DA bans bird, poultry imports from Netherlands

MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Agriculture (DA) has temporarily banned the importation of domestic and wild birds and its products from Netherlands.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 15th, 2016

Record current account shortfall forecast this year

Dutch financial giant ING Bank expects the current account deficit to widen to a new record of at least $7.5 billion this year or three times last year’s $2.52 billion as the country spends more dollars to finance surging imports to support the expanding economy......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 16th, 2018

ING sees peso weakening to 54 : $1

Dutch financial giant ING Bank said the peso would weaken further against the greenback to 54 this year and 55 next year due to strong imports, as well as soft remittances from overseas Filipinos......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 26th, 2018

DA, NFA to refine timing of rice imports

THE Department of Agriculture said it will not for now cancel import permits held by poultry and pork industry stakeholders with Minimum Access Volume (MAV) allocations. The post DA, NFA to refine timing of rice imports appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsAug 20th, 2018

FEMSA exit triggers scramble to liberalize sugar imports, DTI says

THE GOVERNMENT is rushing to liberalize the importation of sugar to address supply issues after a major Mexican bottler gave up its rights to make and sell Coca-Cola products in the Philippines. The post FEMSA exit triggers scramble to liberalize sugar imports, DTI says appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsAug 20th, 2018

DA temporarily bans India poultry imports

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Agriculture (DA) has issued a temporary ban on the importation of domestic and wild birds and its products from India.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2018

PH stops importation of birds, poultry from The Netherlands

THE Department of Agriculture (DA) has ordered a temporary ban on the import of live birds and poultry products from The Netherlands, amid fears that bird flu may reach Philippine shores. Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Pinol said the ban stemmed from a reported outbreak of H5N6 Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) virus in Biddinghuizen, Flevoland affecting fattening [...] The post PH stops importation of birds, poultry from The Netherlands appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsFeb 8th, 2018

42,000 chickens culled, but no confirmation yet if related to bird flu

THE DEPARTMENT of Agriculture’s Bureau of Animal Industries (DA-BAI) confirmed on Saturday, Dec. 2, that there was a disease detected in a poultry farm in Cabiao, Nueva Ecija, but has yet to ascertain if it was a leftover strain of the avian influenza that struck the region a few months ago. In a statement, the […] The post 42,000 chickens culled, but no confirmation yet if related to bird flu appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2017

Piñol says bird flu in Nueva Ecija farm contained

The recently reported case of avian influenza in a poultry farm in Cabiao, Nueva Ecija has been “successfully contained” by the local officials of the province and workers of the Department of Agriculture (DA), Secretary Emmanuel Piñol said on Saturday. Source link link: Piñol says bird flu in Nueva Ecija farm contained.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2017

40,000 chickens culled in Nueva Ecija town

CABIAO, NUEVA ECIJA -- Workers culled 42,000 chickens in a village here on November 21, provincial administrator Alejandro Abesamis, confirmedon Monday, but neither he nor local officials had explained why. Cabiao is near San Isidro, one of two towns quarantined in August by the Department of Agriculture due to bird flu infestations that forced veterinarians and poultry owners to destroy about 300,000 birds there. Sources said the chickens were raised by a poultry farm in Barangay Concepcion here. There are 15 poultry farms operating in Cabiao, five of which have been inactive since September, local government records showed. Dr. Soledad Garcia, municipal veterinary officer, wou...Keep on reading: 40,000 chickens culled in Nueva Ecija town.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 27th, 2017

Poultry sector close to full recovery from bird flu

MANILA, Philippines — Two months after the outbreak of the first case of bird flu in the country, the local poultry sector is close to full recovery as farm.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 15th, 2017

DA chief lifts shipment ban as bird flu crisis ends

MANILA, Philippines — Agriculture Secretary Manny Piñol on Saturday lifted a ban on poultry shipments as he announced that the the bird flu crisis in the cou.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 3rd, 2017

Q3 growth unaffected by bird flu outbreak

MANILA, Philippines - The prevailing case of bird flu among poultry farms in Pampanga and Nueva Ecija will not likely drag down growth in the third quarter o.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 28th, 2017

Poultry industry losses now at P2.7 B — Sinag

MANILA, Philippines -  The local poultry industry may not recover anytime soon as the confirmation of the  H5N6 bird flu strain will likely exacerbate fears.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 25th, 2017

Egg scare costs Dutch poultry farmers 33 million euros

Egg scare costs Dutch poultry farmers 33 million euros.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 24th, 2017

Quarantine checkpoints proposed to prevent bird flu entry in NortCot

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews/21 August) – A member of the provincial board in North Cotabato has pushed for the setting up of animal quarantine checkpoints in at least seven entry points of the province to prevent the spread of avian influenza virus or bird flu. Cotabato 3rd district board member Socrates Pinol said the quarantine stations will ensure the growing poultry industry [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsAug 21st, 2017

Industry losses from bird flu hit P1.8 B

MANILA, Philippines - Just 10 days after the bird flu outbreak in Pampanga, the local poultry industry has lost approximately P1.8 billion in revenue and may.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 20th, 2017

It’s confirmed: Bird flu spreads to Nueva Ecija

MANILA, Philippines - The first bird flu outbreak in the country has spread to two towns in Nueva Ecija, with over 300,000 poultry heads now being readied fo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

It’s confirmed: Bird flu spreads to N. Ecija

MANILA, Philippines - The first bird flu outbreak in the country has spread to two towns in Nueva Ecija, with over 300,000 poultry heads now being readied fo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

2 Pampanga poultry workers negative for bird flu

SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga , Philippines  – Two poultry workers who had shown avian flu symptoms were found to be negative of the virus, Central Luzon’s chief go.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 16th, 2017