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DTI reminds public anew to buy certified Christmas lights

DAGUPAN CITY – As Christmas time draws near, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is reminding consumers anew to only buy certified Christmas lights. “We remind everyone to always look for the Import Commodity Clearance (ICC) sticker or the printed Philippine Standard (PS) mark, especially when purchasing and using Christmas lights,” said Marjury Lorezco, […]

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DTI, DA, NFA launch prescribed labeling, SRP for rice

MAKATI CITY – Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Ramon Lopez, Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Emmanuel Piñol, and the National Food Authority (NFA) Deputy Administrator Tomas Escarez joined forces in launching the prescribed labeling and suggested retail price (SRP) for milled rice on 27 October 2018 at Commonwealth Market in Quezon City. There […]

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DTI, NFA roll out Php 27/kilo NFA rice in supermarkets

MAKATI CITY – To provide more access points of affordable rice in different parts of the country, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) signed an agreement with the National Food Authority (NFA) and the Philippine Amalgamated Supermarkets Association Inc. (PAGASA) on 19 September 2018. The agreement will allow consumers to purchase NFA rice, at […]

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Loom weaving endures as source of livelihood for a housewife in La Union

BANGAR, La Union – There might be some challenges that arise on the art of weaving which are brought by modernization and technology but the loom weaving industry endures as it is still the source of livelihood in La Union. For Tita Dacio Nogueras, 63, of Barangay Central West 2, Bangar, La Union, the traditional […]

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