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32 traders suspended from selling NFA rice


The National Food Authority (NFA) South Cotabato provincial office has suspended the accreditation of its 32 rice outlets for not heeding the agency’s policies in selling cheap rice.

Posted: September 7th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

NFA’s P1-B deal probed

NFA workers unload tons of rice  imported from Vietnam. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Former National Food Authority Administrator (NFA) Orlan Calayag and his special assistant, Dennis Guerrero, have been placed under investigation for allegedly granting a P1.08-billion rice cargo-handling contract to a trucking company without a bidding being conducted, a violation of the antigraft law, according to Francis Pangilinan, the presidential adviser on food security.

Posted: August 23rd, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Aquino was probably joking


There’s not much time for Congress, sitting as a constituent assembly, to amend a provision in the Constitution giving the President a second term.

Posted: August 16th, 2014 in Featured Columns,Headlines,Metro,On Target | Read More »

New NFA chief quits post

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Arthur Juan, NFA administrator. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Amid allegations of extorting P15 million from a rice trader, National Food Authortiy (NFA) administrator Arthur Juan tendered his resignation on Friday.

Posted: August 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Pangilinan stops NFA chief’s resignation

Presidential Adviser on Food Security and Agricultural Modernization Francis "Kiko" Pangilinan.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Presidential food security adviser Francis Pangilinan said Friday National Food Authority Administrator Arthur Juan had offered to resign over charges he extorted millions of pesos from a rice trader but Pangilinan persuaded him not to.

Posted: August 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »