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NFA may delay 400K MT rice import

The Philippines, one of the world’s top rice importers, could delay its planned additional purchase of up to 400,000 tons of the staple food as local supply remains adequate, the National Food Authority (NFA) said yesterday.

Pangasinan braces for effects of El Niño with irrigation projects

Lingayen — Wary over the adverse effects of the El Niño phenomenon in the province, the Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) has authorized Gov. Amado T. Espino Jr. to enter into a memorandum of agreement with irrigation project beneficiaries for the implementation of communal and pump irrigation systems and shallow tube well irrigation projects in the province.