Home » Posts tagged with » National Food Authority
Rice prices must be kept steady

Rice prices must be kept steady

AMID reports of rising prices of consumer goods, rising fuel costs, moves to increase water rates, proposals to raise light rail transit fares, and a record low peso value of P53 to the US dollar, one bright item for consumers stood out in this week’s reports – a drop in the price of rice, the national staple.

Rice prices to go down as imports arrive

The government sees lower rice prices following the arrival of additional commodity in the country imported by the National Food Authority from Thailand and Vietnam.

Continue reading …
P250-M smuggled rice seized

Customs agents intercepted yesterday a shipment of 100,000 sacks of Thai rice worth P250 million at the Manila International Container Port (MICP).

Continue reading …
Cheap imported rice set to flood markets

Cheap imported rice will flood the local market soon, starting this month after the series of importation led by the National Food Authority (NFA).

Continue reading …
Duterte plans to take over NFA supervision

President Duterte is planning to take over the supervision of the National Food Authority and its policy-making body amid government efforts to boost the country’s rice supply.

Continue reading …
Digong to meet rice traders

President Duterte is set to meet with the country’s rice traders in Malacañang today amid concerns on the reported artificial rice shortage in the country.

Continue reading …
Page 1 of 41234