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Philippines, Papua New Guinea ink deal on agriculture cooperation

MANILA, Philippines – The governments of the Philippines and Papua New Guinea signed a deal on agriculture cooperation on Friday afternoon, November 16 at Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, during President Rodrigo Duterte's visit. The memorandum of agreement will formalize cooperation on rice production reasearch and development, and in rice farming technology between ........»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerNov 17th, 2018

Papua New Guinea rice-planting deal expected this week

THE Philippines will sign this week an agricultural agreement allowing Filipino companies to expand their rice planting operations in Papua New Guinea. Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol said he will be flying to Papua New Guinea on Wednesday to finalize the deal, which will also include further cooperation in the tuna fishing industry. “Our interest […] The post Papua New Guinea rice-planting deal expected this week appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMar 7th, 2018

PH, Papua New Guinea Ink MOA on Agriculture

The Philippines and Papua New Guinea on Friday signed a five-year Memorandum Of Agreement ( MOA ) for greater cooperation on agriculture. Among the areas of cooperation under the agreement include tie-up on rice and grain production including the development of hybrid species; production of coconut, cocoa, coffee, rubber, and palm oil; horticulture production; aquaculture […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsNov 19th, 2018

Legarda asks DFA to strengthen PH cooperation with other nations

Senator Loren Legarda on Tuesday urged the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) to continue strengthening the Philippines' technical cooperation with other nations. "Technical cooperation with other nations is good diplomacy. This exchange of ideas and knowledge benefits both the nations that are in agreement," Legarda, chair of the Senate committees on Finance and Foreign Relations, said during the hearing on DFA's proposedP27.5 billion budget for 2019. According to the senator, "there is good opportunity for agriculture and trade in Papua New Guinea," which the country can take into consideration. "Meanwhile, the Philippines, which is known for having good laws such as in disas...Keep on reading: Legarda asks DFA to strengthen PH cooperation with other nations.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 28th, 2018

Philippines, Papua New Guinea Sign Agriculture Cooperation

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Wednesday, May 16, received Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O’Neill in Malacañan Palace, where the two leaders witnessed the signing of an agriculture cooperation that would further boost food security in both countries. Prime Minister O’Neill arrived at 5pm in Malacañan and was accorded with arrival honors. He was […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

PH, Papua New Guinea ink agreement on agriculture cooperation

THE Philippines and Papua New Guinea signed a bilateral agreement on Wednesday on agriculture with emphasis on rice production. Philippine Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Pinol and Papua New Guinea’s Minister for Agriculture and Livestock Benny Allan signed the Joint Declaration on Agriculture Cooperation in Malacanang. The signing was witnessed by President Rodrigo Duterte and Papua New [...] The post PH, Papua New Guinea ink agreement on agriculture cooperation appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

Philippines and Papua New Guinea sign joint declaration on agricultural cooperation

PHILIPPINE President Rodrigo R. Duterte and Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter Charles Paire O’Neill at the Malacañang Palace on Wednesday, May 16, witnessed the signing of a joint declaration on agricultural cooperation for the expansion and strengthening of agro-industries in both countries. Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol and Papua New Guinea Minister for Agriculture […] The post Philippines and Papua New Guinea sign joint declaration on agricultural cooperation appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 16th, 2018

Philippines, Papua New Guinea to ink 5-year agri cooperation deal

MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines and Papua New Guinea are set to enter into a five-year agreement for agricultural cooperation with a focus on the rice.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 18th, 2018

PH to appeal against Papua New Guinea’s ban on offshore tuna processing

Pres. Rodrigo Duterte will ask Papua New Guinea to reconsider a possible directive that would disallow the processing in the Philippines of tuna sourced from the latter's seas. This is seen to be part of the upcoming bilateral discussion between President Rodrigo Duterte and Papua New Guinean Prime Minister Peter O'Neill at the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit in Vietnam. Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Pinol said in an ambush interview during the Karne, Isda Supply Suporta sa Masa at Ekonomiya (KISS ME) launch that he would accompany Mr. Duterte during the bilateral talks, during which the President aims to convince the Prime Minister on a fishing a...Keep on reading: PH to appeal against Papua New Guinea’s ban on offshore tuna processing.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 9th, 2017

Piñol: Papua New Guinea farms could be Philippines food security insurance

The rice demonstration farm being developed by the Philippines and Papua New Guinea could serve as Manila's "food security insurance" and could help shield Filipino consumers from price shocks, the Agriculture department said. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 19th, 2018

PH, PNG sign agricultural pact

PORT MORESBY — In a move seen to further enhance and strengthen bilateral relations, the Philippines and Papua New Guinea on Friday signed a memorandum of agreement (MoA) on agricultural cooperation. Under the agreement, the governments of the Philippines and Papua New Guinea have agreed “to promote mutual consultations, exchanges on technical assistance, and joint […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsNov 18th, 2018

Duterte changes plans, decides to finish APEC Summit

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte decided to finish the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit in Papua New Guinea on Sunday, November 18, after Malacañang said he will cut his trip short by one day. Duterte was earlier expected to arrive at the Davao International Airport ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 18th, 2018

Duterte mulls resuming GRP-NDFP peace talks

When he returns from the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Meeting in Papua New Guinea (Nov. 17-18), President Duterte said he would announce if he would meet with Fidel V. Agcaoili and Luis Jalandoni, head and former head now adviser, respectively, of the negotiating panel for the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDF) in the suspended GRP-NDFP peace talks......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 16th, 2018

Duterte to skip last day of APEC summit

MANILA, Philippines – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will miss an entire day of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) events after deciding to fly home a day early from Papua New Guinea. Duterte was supposed to depart from Port Moresby, where APEC events are being held, late afternoon on Sunday, November 18. His ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 16th, 2018

PH, Papua New Guinea sign up for more flights

The Philippines and Papua New Guinea sealed a new air deal increasing flights between the two countries. Carmelo Arcilla, executive director of the Civil Aeronautics Board, said the agreement signe.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2018

PNG and Philippines sign co-operation agreement

PNG PM Media Office Papua New Guinea and the Philippines have signed an agriculture co-operation agreement. It's one of the outcomes of a bilateral meeting between the Philippines' Presid.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

Chinese leader coming in November

CHINESE President Xi Jinping will visit the Philippines in November after his participation in the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Papua New Guinea, presidential spokesman Harry Roque said Tuesday night. Roque said Xi will fly to the Philippines for the latter’s first visit since November 2015 when the….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsApr 11th, 2018

China’s President Xi to visit PH in Nov

CHINESE President Xi Jinping will visit the Philippines in November, Malacanang said on Wednesday. In a text message to The Manila Times, Palace spokesman Harry Roque, Jr. said that Xi is scheduled to come to the country after the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Meeting in Papua New Guinea. The inter-country meeting will be held from November [...] The post China’s President Xi to visit PH in Nov appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsApr 11th, 2018

PH farmers to work in rice demo farm in PNG

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 26 Feb) — The Philippines will send at least 22 farmers from North Cotabato to Papua New Guinea (PNG) to work in the 100-hectare rice demonstration farm that will operate after the signing of an agreement between the two countries, Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Pinol said. Pinol said the farmers will come […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2018

Agri deal signed by PH, Russia

THE Philippines and Russia have signed an agreement aimed at bolstering mutual cooperation in agriculture, a Cabinet official said. “[W]e will strengthen and concretize the relationship,” Piñol told reporters on Thursday. “Minamadali na nila tayo na magpadala ng sulat, sabi nila ang dami nilang kailangan sa Pilipinas (They want us to hurry and send the [...] The post Agri deal signed by PH, Russia appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsOct 28th, 2017

ABAC PH supports call for ‘inclusive globalization’

AMIDST the backdrop of uncertainty on the global economy, the APEC Business Advisory Council Philippines (ABAC PH) reaffirms its push for its four-point agenda. This is in response to President Rodrigo Duterte’s call for inclusive globalization during the APEC Summit in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea (PNG) earlier in November. “Now more than ever, world […] The post ABAC PH supports call for ‘inclusive globalization’ appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsDec 5th, 2018