NFA exceeds palay procurement target by 140% in June
PLANTING IS FUN – Farmers continue the 'bayanihan' tradition in planting rice in Barangay Salinas, Kayapa, Nueva Vizcaya. (Photo by CRC/THEPHILBIZNEWS)

NFA exceeds palay procurement target by 140% in June

NFA exceeds palay procurement target by 140% in June With the continued intensified palay procurement of the National Food Authority (NFA) the government food agency surpassed its palay procurement target…

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PH’s most high-tech rice processing center opens in Leyte
RICE PROCESSING GOES HIGH-TECH — The P1.7-billion state-of-the-art Chen Yi Agventures Rice Processing Center is seen from this aerial view in Alangalang, Leyte. (Photo courtesy of Chen Yi Agventures website)

PH’s most high-tech rice processing center opens in Leyte

PH’s most high-tech rice processing center opens in Leyte By THEPHILBIZNEWS STAFF What could be the most technologically-advanced rice processing center in the country, or even Southeast Asia, can now…

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DAP cites implications of BOL on the agri-fishery sector
This file photo shows DAP Director Gilbert Lumantao stressing a point during the BOL Consultation Workshop on the agriculture and fisheries sector held last January 22. (Courtesy of DAP)

DAP cites implications of BOL on the agri-fishery sector

DAP cites implications of BOL on the agri-fishery sector A study by the Development Academy of the Philippines’ (DAP) Center for Governance (CFG) identified seven policy agenda areas that the…

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Duterte encourages Thai investors to come in, expand trade in PH
President Rodrigo Duterte meeting some prospective investors in Thailand that he encouraged to invest in the Philippines. Also attending is Trade Chief Ramon Lopez. Photo from DTI Office of the Secretary

Duterte encourages Thai investors to come in, expand trade in PH

Duterte encourages Thai investors to come in, expand trade in PH By THEPHILBIZNEWS STAFF President Duterte has, once again, played the salesman’s role for the Philippines when 20 Thai corporate…

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ECCP-SMBC backs OJT program for PICPA accountancy students
Antonio Peralta, Chairman of the ECCP SMBC and Lord Eddie Aguilar President Elect of the PICPA witnessed by Ms. Joseliza Eralino, PICPA VP Professional Development and Research, Rossano Luga, Director of the DCCCI, Santhy Dumapias PICPA Treasurer Photo Courtesy of John Patrick Uy/ECCP-SMBC

ECCP-SMBC backs OJT program for PICPA accountancy students

ECCP-SMBC backs OJT program for PICPA accountancy students By Monsi A. Serrano The European Chamber of Commerce Philippines-Southern Mindanao Business Council (ECCP-SMBC) signed recently the memorandum of understanding (MOU) with…

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EITSC, NordCham to engage gov’t, business in sustainable dev’t goals
NordCham Executive Director Joona Selin listens intently as EITSC President Henry Schumacher gives media a preview of the Advocacy Forum slated on June 20 at the Dusit Thani Hotel in Makati City Photo From THEPHILBIZNEWS/Nate C. Barretto

EITSC, NordCham to engage gov’t, business in sustainable dev’t goals

EITSC, NordCham to engage gov’t, business in sustainable dev’t goals Text and photo by Nate C. Barretto Whatever happened to the country’s drive towards attaining the sustainable development goals (SDG)…

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IFEX NXTFOOD ASIA 2019 proves PH products are world-class
IFEX Philippines NXTFOOD ASIA 2019 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony after DTI Secretary Ramon M. Lopez delivered his keynote speech and formally opened the IFEX 2019. In photo: Malaysian Embassy Chargé d’Affaires Rizany Irwan bin Muhamad Mazlan; Department of Agriculture, Program Director Bernadette San Juan; Venezuela Ambassador Capaya Rodriguez Gonzales; Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions, Executive Director Pauline Suaco-Juan; Department of Trade and Industry, Secretary Ramon Lopez; Cabinet Spouses Association, Inc, Executive Secretary Atty. Betty Medialdea; Department of Trade and Industry, Undersecretary Abdulgani Macatoman; Philippine Food Processors and Exporters Organization, Inc., President Roberto Amores and Hungarian Ambassador to the Philippines Dr. Jozsef Bencze. Photo From THEPHILBIZNEWS/By Monsi A. Serrano

IFEX NXTFOOD ASIA 2019 proves PH products are world-class

IFEX NXTFOOD ASIA 2019 proves PH products are world-class Text and Photo By Monsi A. Serrano The International Food Expo (IFEX) Philippines 2019 has been hailed a success based on…

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RAPID program launched to link farmers to food manufacturers
Left: DTI Secretary Ramon Lopez sharing the importance of RAPID Program to to link farmers to food manufacturers. Right: IFAD Country Director for the Philippines Alessandro Marini explaining how the RAPID technology works Photo From THEPHILBIZNEWS/Nate C. Barretto

RAPID program launched to link farmers to food manufacturers

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) launched a joint program to link farmers to food manufacturers. The Rural Agro-Industrial Partnership for…

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