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DSWD Receives Rice Donation from Vietnam for Distribution to Marawi IDPs

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), through its Field Office 10, received a total of 200 metric tons or 200,000 kilos of rice from the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam intended for distribution to the internally displaced persons (IDPs) of Marawi City who will be returning home. His Excellency Ly Quoc […].....»»

Category: newsSource: metrocebu metrocebuApr 16th, 2018

Vietnam donates 200 metric tons of rice to Marawi IDPs

MANILA, Philippines – Vietnam has donated 200 metric tons of rice to internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Marawi through the Department of Social Welfare and Development. Vietnamese Ambassador Ly Quoc Tuan handed over the donation to DSWD Undersecretary Luzviminda Iligan in Dalipuga, Iligan City on April 5. In a statement sent to reporters ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 11th, 2018

Rise to the occasion

Oftentimes, ordinary citizens find it difficult to understand the rhyme or reason behind government policies and directives. But the directive of Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III for the Bureau of Customs to release smuggled rice to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) for distribution as relief goods to people affected by typhoon “Ompong” […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 16th, 2018

NFA Starts Distribution of Low-Priced, Quality Rice in Metro Manila

The National Food Authority on Tuesday (June 26) has started the distribution of low-priced, good quality NFA rice in Metro Manila. The agency also assured the public of enough buffer stock for the entire country as fresh rice imports arrived. The shipments came from Vietnam and Thailand, the only countries with a memorandum of agreement […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJun 28th, 2018

DSWD intensifies early recovery efforts for Marawi IDPs

MANILA, Nov. 29 -- In continuation of the early recovery efforts of the government to assist internally displaced persons (IDPs) affected by the armed conflict in Marawi City, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)  released its latest update on the services and interventions to returning IDPs in the war-torn city. Read More........»»

Category: newsSource:  filipinoexpressRelated NewsDec 1st, 2017

1,500 Marawi Internally Displaced Families, Shine Bright!

SHINE BRIGHT! This captures the vibrant atmosphere during RAFI’s Marawi Crisis Response- October 24-November 4, distribution of 1,500 WakaWaka Power+ to internally displaced persons (IDPs) and families in various evacuation centers hosted by local government... The post 1,500 Marawi Internally Displaced Families, Shine Bright! appeared first on MetroCebu News......»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsNov 14th, 2017

Marawi braces for emerging food distribution crisis

ILIGAN CITY: The once heavily populated evacuation centers that Iligan has prepared for the residents who fled Marawi City at the start of the siege in May have now been reduced to a small community of remaining internally displaced persons (IDPs). Out of the five major evacuation centers in Iligan, the city is now maintaining… link: Marawi braces for emerging food distribution crisis.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 11th, 2017

Marawi to Use Cebu Donation for IDPs

Marawi to Use Cebu Donation for IDPs.....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2017

DSWD releases guidelines for P5,000 additional assistance for IDPs from Marawi; cash to be given in two tranches - ReliefWeb

DSWD releases guidelines for P5,000 additional assistance for IDPs from Marawi; cash to be given in two tranches - ReliefWeb.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJun 14th, 2017

DSWD starts relief distribution to Marawi families

MANILA, Philippines -  As thousands of families have been displaced by the siege of Marawi City by terrorist groups Maute and Abu Sayyaf, the Department of S.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 25th, 2017

SSS receives lot donation from CamNorte LGU

SSS receives lot donation from CamNorte LGU.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolstandardRelated NewsDec 16th, 2018

Thailand, Vietnam bag PH rice import contracts | The Manila Times Online

Thailand and Vietnam have finally accepted the Philippines reference price for a rice tender, allowing the National Food Authority (NFA) on Wednesday to award government to government contracts to sup.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 29th, 2018

Thailand, Vietnam bag PH rice import contracts

Thailand and Vietnam have finally accepted the Philippines’ reference price for a rice tender, allowing the National Food Authority (NFA) on Wednesday to award government to government contracts to supply…READ The post Thailand, Vietnam bag PH rice import contracts appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsNov 29th, 2018

Rice suppliers accept higher NFA offer price for Dec. shipments

PHILSTAR THE National Food Authority (NFA) offered a substantially higher reference price and made a full award of 203,000 metric tons of rice in government-to-government supply deals with Vietnam and Thailand, all for December delivery. Vietnam will supply a total of 123,000 MT of rice at $469.80 per MT, while Thailand will supply a total… link: Rice suppliers accept higher NFA offer price for Dec. shipments.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 28th, 2018

NFA adjusts reference price for rice imports after failing to draw bids

THE National Food Authority (NFA) Council has authorized an adjustment in the reference price for the import auction covering 203,000 metric tons (MT) of rice, in the hope that the new price will be more acceptable to key government-to-government suppliers Vietnam and Thailand......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsNov 14th, 2018

Rice import bidding fails anew

State-run National Food Authority has failed anew to secure the 203,000 metric tons (MT) of rice via government to government (G2G) scheme after Thailand and Vietnam exceeded the agency’s reference price......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 13th, 2018

Shrimp pancakes, ‘bun cha,’ and other Hanoi finds

Ten months ago, a badminton friend announced to our Viber group that Cebu Pacific had a budget fare to Hanoi, Vietnam. Twenty-two of us signed up. We arrived at the airport around 2 a.m. and at the centrally located Meracus Hotel an hour later. I had inquired from Maricris Encarnacion what to do here and she sent me a list. The first lunch was in a restaurant called Cha Ca Thang Long. On the table was a burner. Then came the dry thin rice noodles, a huge bowl of dill and spring onions, chili, a bowl of peanuts, shredded wansoy, thin slices of leeks, and a sweet patis sauce on the side. The food attendants lit the burner and set a pan of cooked fish on top. They put the fish to t...Keep on reading: Shrimp pancakes, ‘bun cha,’ and other Hanoi finds.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 7th, 2018

NFA retains bidding terms for importation of 500,000 metric tons of rice

State-run National Food Authority is retaining the major provisions of its terms of reference for the procurement of 500,000 metric tons of rice even after Thailand and Vietnam backed out from the bidding......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 7th, 2018

Vietnam, Thailand won t supply PH rice

Vietnam, Thailand won t supply PH rice.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsNov 6th, 2018

Customs gives 16,000 bags of rice to DSWD

Customs gives 16,000 bags of rice to DSWD.....»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2018

ABS-CBN inks distribution deals

ABS-CBN Corp. has forged deals with companies in Vietnam and Myanmar, making its shows available in more countries in Southeast Asia......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 29th, 2018