Tag Archives | Rice

EDITORIAL: Nawaya nga importasion iti bagas

BUMABANTO ngata iti dakkel a kantidad ti presio dagiti mailaklako a bagas kadagiti tiendaan kalpasan nga inyetnag ni Presidente Rodrigo Duterte ti direktiba maipapan iti “unimpended rice importation” wenno nawaya a panagangkat manipud kadagiti sabali a pagilian? Inrakurak ti Presidential Spokesman nga inyetnag ti Presidente ti nawaya nga importasion ti bagas tapno umadu ti supply […]

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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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NFA continues to sell rice at P25.00 per kilo

San Juan, La Union – With the onset of the lean months when the price of rice is expected to rise, the National Food Authority regional office here has guaranteed  the availability of affordable rice sold in its accredited retail outlets. “NFA rice is still available at P25.00 per kilogram. The high volume of rice […]

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ESSAY: If there’s no rice shortage, why is the price of rice abnormally high?

There is no rice shortage, and the country’s rice supply is adequate to last for 57 days, Department of Agriculture Secretary Arthur Yap said. If there’s no rice shortage, why is the price of rice abnormally high? Global factors According to Dr. Arsenio Balisacan of the University of the Philippines School of Economics and director […]

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