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NFA rolls out P39 commercial rice

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

Category: entertainmentSource: pep pepApr 17th, 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

Solon to traders: Don’t take advantage of rice shortage

AMID reports that prices of commercial rice have started to increase, a Metro Manila solon urged rice traders and suppliers not to take advantage of the situation. Quezon City Rep. Alfred Vargas appealed to rice traders not to adjust prices while waiting for the administration to resolve the shortage of….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsFeb 11th, 2018

DA to sell cheaper commercial rice on Feb 14

TO prove that the high prices of rice in the market is the result of the manipulation by traders, the Agriculture department said it would sell good-quality commercial rice for only P38 per kilo on February 14 at the agency’s central office in Quezon City. Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol said farmers’ groups from Central Luzon [...] The post DA to sell cheaper commercial rice on Feb 14 appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsFeb 11th, 2018

Pangilinan supports call to probe rice shortage

  Senator Francis "Kiko" Pangilinan expressed support on Saturday for Senator Cynthia Villar's call to investigate the alleged rice shortage in the country.   Pangilinan said the consuming public has the right to know the reason behind the sudden drop in supply of National Food Authority (NFA) rice in the country.   "We would like to encourage this para malaman natin (so that we would know): Number one, do we really have to import? Number two, ano 'yung (what is the) sufficiency level? And number three, ang paliwanag sa atin (the explanation to us) is there is enough commercial rice. But of course we would like to make sure that the inexpensive, affordab...Keep on reading: Pangilinan supports call to probe rice shortage.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 10th, 2018

How oil deregulation and tax reform burden the poor

Such additional tax burden is enough to buy one to three kilos of rice (P27 per kilo of regular NFA rice or P37 a kilo of regular commercial rice) for their family's consumption. The post How oil deregulation and tax reform burden the poor appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsJan 26th, 2018

Gin Kings out to finish off TNT

After coming out of a heated Game 3 with a big win, defending champion Brgy. Ginebra will look to finish off its Governors' Cup semifinal series with TNT as Game 4 rolls on this Sunday at the Big Dome. Taking an emotional 106-103 win Friday for a 2-1 lead in the best-of-5 series, the Gin Kings are one step away from arranging a Finals rematch against top-seed Meralco. Featuring a balanced attack, Ginebra narrowly escaped with the victory in Game 3, watching KaTropa import Glen Rice Jr. miss a game-tying three at the buzzer. Speaking of Rice Jr., he led a second-half uprising by TNT, as the no. 2 team of the season-ending joust erased a 13-point deficit to make things interesting in the end. Tip off is at 6:30 p.m. Sunday live from the Big Dome. .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsOct 7th, 2017

Government focuses on commercial rice seed production

MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Agriculture (DA) targets to improve the country’s seed sector as it focuses on the commercialization of rice seed pro.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 12th, 2016