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NFA rolls out P39 commercial rice

NFA rolls out P39 commercial rice.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: pep pepApr 17th, 2018

NegOcc rice stocks good for 30 days; harvest, imports to boost supply

BACOLOD City – The inventory of both commercial and government rice in Negros Occidental is only good for 30 days but the upcoming harvest and expected import allocation will boost supply by October, according to the National Food Authority (NFA). NFA-Negros Occidental provincial manager Frisco Canoy said as of Sunday, stocks are “safe and very […] The post NegOcc rice stocks good for 30 days; harvest, imports to boost supply appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 17th, 2018

DTI warns rice retailers vs price abuse

Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez on Sunday warned rice retailers they would lose their license if they sell regular and well milled commercial rice higher than their average price in the aftermath of Typhoon Ompong. The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) will require retailers to sell rice cheaper, he said. Lopez gave the warning at […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 17th, 2018

NFA: Enough Rice Supply for Zamboanga; Crisis Over

The National Food Authority (NFA)-9 affirmed there is no more rice supply crisis here following the arrival of 180 thousand bags of rice on Saturday, August 25. “No more need to be apprehensive of our rice situation. There are now lots of commercial rice displayed in the market, lots of commercial rice storage that we […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsAug 31st, 2018

Blame game on with soaring rice prices

Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Pinol faulted the insufficient NFA (National Food Authority) rice supply in the market that has caused prices of the grain to rise. “With the absence of NFA rice, speculators came in, increased the price of commercial rice. This prompted the traders to buy whatever available rice stock there was from the farms,” […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsAug 30th, 2018

EDITORIAL - Rotten rice, again

As commercial rice prices soared up to P70 per kilo in Zamboanga City due to tight supply and low-income households scrambled for more of the cheapest rice from the National Food Authority, over 100,000 sacks of rice imported by the NFA sat in warehouses at the Subic Bay Freeport Zone, infested with weevils......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 24th, 2018

Zamboanga City council seeks calamity declaration over rice shortage

Mayor Salazar, who chairs the local price council, has suggested the imposition of a price ceiling on commercial rice during the dialogue......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 21st, 2018

NFA rice, ibinebenta na sa ilang pamilihan sa Metro Manila – Manila Video

Naibagsak na sa ilang pamilihan sa Metro Manila ang NFA rice na agad mabenta sa mga mamimili. Pero sa ilang palengke na wala pang NFA rice kaninang umaga, tumaas pa ang presyo ng commercial rice. Nakatutok si Bernadette Reyes. 24 Oras is GMA Network’s flagship newscast, anchored by Mike Enriquez, Mel Tiangco and Vicky Morales.… link: NFA rice, ibinebenta na sa ilang pamilihan sa Metro Manila – Manila Video.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 25th, 2018

Customs seizes P250-million smuggled Thai rice

The Bureau of Customs confiscated yesterday 100,000 sacks of commercial Thailand rice with an estimated value of P250 million at the Manila International Container Port......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 14th, 2018

DTI seeks SRP on well-milled rice

Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez yesterday said putting a cap on the price of well-milled commercial rice is strongly being considered by his department to ensure consumers would get cheaper options when stocks of the National Food Authority are depleted......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

Duterte orders increase in NFA buying price for palay

President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered an increase in the buying price of the National Food Authority (NFA) for paddy rice (palay) despite opposition from his economic managers. In a post on Facebook on Tuesday, Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piol quoted the President as saying during the Cabinet meeting on Monday that the increase could boost the NFA's buffer stock, which was wiped out earlier this month. "He did not like a repeat of what happened recently when the country's rice agency went low on its buffer stocks whichever led to a spike in the price of commercial rice in the market," Piol said. Filipino farmers first "Buy from the Filipino farmers first and if you cou...Keep on reading: Duterte orders increase in NFA buying price for palay.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 18th, 2018

NEDA hopes to resolve regulatory, commercial conflicts at NFA, PPA

THE NATIONAL Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) will seek to correct the Philippine Ports Authority’s (PPA) dual regulatory and commercial functions in the National Competition Policy due out this year. The policy will also modify the functions of the National Food Authority (NFA), which is in the spotlight after its rice buffer stock dwindle below […] The post NEDA hopes to resolve regulatory, commercial conflicts at NFA, PPA appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 15th, 2018

NFA pushes for higher buying price of palay

THE National Food Authority (NFA) in Western Visayas said there is a standing recommendation to increase the government’s buying price of palay to at least P20 per kilo so that the agency can compete with commercial rice traders. NFA-6 Assistant Regional Director Ruben Manatad said the current buying prices of palay range from P20 to […] The post NFA pushes for higher buying price of palay appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsApr 10th, 2018

Palace says overall rice supply adequate despite low NFA stocks

MALACAÑANG on Tuesday said reports that the National Food Authority (NFA) has run out of low-cost rice stocks is no cause for concern, noting that the overall rice supply, including those held by commercial traders, remains adequate. “We all know that NFA stocks are low, but the overall rice supply is more than sufficient with […] The post Palace says overall rice supply adequate despite low NFA stocks appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 3rd, 2018

DA to open ‘Bigas ng Masa’ outlets in GenSan

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 12 March) — The Department of Agriculture (DA) is set to open “Bigas ng Masa” outlets here in a bid to address the rising prices of commercial rice. Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol relayed such move to a city official in response to problems posed by the dwindling rice stocks of […] The post DA to open ‘Bigas ng Masa’ outlets in GenSan appeared first on MindaNews......»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsMar 12th, 2018

DA chief asks: what rice shortage

ON THE heels of rising prices of commercial rice, Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel “Manny” Piñol said on Thursday that the country has enough supply of the staple grain. Piñol made the statement following reports that the National Food Administration’s (NFA) inventory was running low. “We have sufficient supply of rice,” he added. “In fact, never in […] The post DA chief asks: what rice shortage appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2018

Bago rice yield drops due to rainy weather

BACOLOD. An aerial view of the Bantayan Park in Bago City, which has been opened to private sector development to become the southern Negros city's new tourism and commercial growth area. (Con.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2018

No cheap rice in local market

Despite receiving the go-ahead to import, the state-owned National Food Authority (NFA) said consumers have to buy commercial rice in the next few months as the shipments of the low-priced staple w.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2018

NFA, pinag-iisipang alisin sa merkado ang P27/kilo bigas; DTI umalma

Bagama’t hindi kasing ganda ang kalidad kumpara sa commercial rice, tinatangkilik pa rin ng marami ang bigas dahil mura. Source link link: NFA, pinag-iisipang alisin sa merkado ang P27/kilo bigas; DTI umalma.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2018

DA Rolls Out ‘Bigas Ng Masa’ Affordable Rice Program

The Department of Agriculture (DA) set its “Bigas ng Masa” affordable rice program rolling on Wednesday, initially launching it in Quezon City and shortly farming it out to its regional offices nationwide. To make it more accessible to more Filipinos, the DA said Bigas ng Masa outlets can be set up in the regions, where […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2018

NFA Council to probe NFA ops, as DA seeks to prove rice ‘shortage’ handiwork of syndicates

Agriculture Secretary Manny Piñol is out to prove that unscrupulous parties are distorting the market situation, thus causing the "shortage" of the affordable rice bought by the National Food Authority from farmers and sold at prices much lower than commercial rice......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2018