NFA readies rice buffer stock for lean months

Credit to Author: Eireene Jairee Gomez| Date: Wed, 27 May 2020 16:50:38 +0000

Ahead of the traditionally lean months of July to September, the National Food Authority (NFA) has begun prepositioning its rice buffer stock, particularly in calamity-vulnerable areas and island-provinces. “We have to move our inventories from surplus to deficit areas while the [currently] good weather allows us to transfer stocks between regions and ship to island-provinces […]

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Motorists, PUV operators told to use cashless payments at toll plazas

Credit to Author: Lisbet K. Esmael| Date: Wed, 27 May 2020 16:48:48 +0000

Motorists using toll roads and operators of public utility vehicles (PUVs) are urged to choose cashless transactions as part of the “new normal.” In a statement on Wednesday, the Metro Pacific Tollways South Management Corp. (MPT South) said the motoring public should take advantage of its strengthened contactless payment system at its toll plazas to […]

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