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KMP raises alarm on more rice imports


The militant farmers’ group Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas (KMP) assailed the latest government plan to import another 1.2 million metric tons of rice this year.

Posted: August 27th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

DA grilled over 1.3M MT rice import in 2014

DA Secretary Proceso Alcala. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

A partylist lawmaker questioned the need to import 1.3 million metric tons (MT) of rice this year even when the country is expecting at least 96 percent rice self-sufficiency rate in 2014.

Posted: August 13th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

After QC, Manila OKs half-rice bill


Restaurants and other eateries in Manila will soon be required to offer a half-cup rice option to customers.

Posted: August 11th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Kiko Pangilinan says rice prices stabilizing

Rice prices nationwide have begun to stabilize, according to de facto agriculture secretary Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan.

Posted: August 10th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

QC restos now required to offer half servings of rice at half the price


It’s official. Half-cup rice serving must also be available in restaurants.

Posted: August 6th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »