Presidential Communications Operations Office



  PIA Bldg, Visayas Ave, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
  Sunday, 20 October 2019 News Before 1 Feb 2012. Click for Latest
Web PIA  
 
home
 
about
 
fotos
 
info
 
links
 
ncrr01carr02r03calmimr05r06r07r08r09r10r11r12r13
 << October 2019 >> 
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
Special News Editions:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Ilocano.Waray.Hiligaynon
Pangasinan.Other
PIA Specials:
NEW! Cabinet Officials
Jobs.Slides.Specials.Ads. Events.ASEAN.Multimedia
Visitors since 15 Feb 2011:
PIA News Archive:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Waray.Hiligaynon.Ilocano
Pangasinan.All
PIA Archive News Reader

PIA Press Release
2007/09/21

"Bigasan ni Gloria" outlets assure rice supply in Region 2

Tuguegarao City (September 21) -- "The price of NFA rice remains at P18.00 a kilo," this was the assurance made by National Food Authority Assistant Manager Natividad Arugay when she guested the Tipon Tipan Program of PIA recently.

She assured that there is enough supply of the low-priced rice in the 21 Bigasan ni Gloria in market outlets in the region.

Arugay also mentioned the organization of Palengke Watch Teams tasked to monitor the price of NFA rice being sold in NFA outlets.

The team will likewise monitor the status of the Bigasan ni Gloria outlets that have been established in line with PGMA's hunger mitigation program.

NFA employees, on the other hand, are closely monitoring the movement of rice supply to ensure that NFA rice is not diverted to unauthorized outlets or sold above the fixed price of P18 a kilo, Arugay said.

Meantime, she called on rice retailers to follow the rules and regulations set by NFA and the local chief executives to help keep an eye on rice stalls to assure the stability of prices.

Arugay also warned violators of NFA rules and regulations of possible cancellation of rice allocations, fine of P1,000 - P4,0000 or cancellation of rice permits.

Meanwhile, law-abiding outlets will be given more rice allocations as incentive and certificates of recognition to be awarded during the National Grains Inventory Week celebration on Sept. 20-28, 2007.

Arugay assured the public of enough supply of NFA rice until the end of the year. (PIA Cagayan) [top]

|«  prev  next  »|
DAILY NEWS LIST:
»BIR offers amnesty for unpaid revenue taxes
»Join "Premyo sa Resibo" raffle and win P1-Million weekly prizes
»PPA reduces wharfage dues in ports despite high revenue losses
»Army downplays role in Comval political reconciliation
»Filipinos are IT experts, says Japan official
»Saudi gov't to assist ARMM on halal certification
»Gov't urged to address Mindanao agri-market concerns
»"MIGS-Aral Tayo" program to boost performance of Grade 1 pupils
»GSP holds 26th junior, senior cadet encampment
»Dumaguete Muaythai fighters bring home medals from RP Olympic festival
|«  prev  next  »|

Philippine Official Gazette | Office of the President | Presidential Communications Operations Office
For comments and feedback, please email PIA Newsdesk
Copyright © 2005 Philippine Information Agency
PIA Building, Visayas Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City 1101 Philippines