SINAG to NFA: Prioritize locally produced rice

ROSALES—The chairman of the Samahan ng Industriyang Agrikultura (SINAG) urges the National Food Authority (NFA) to prioritize purchase of locally-produced rice over importation as a policy. Engr. Rosendo So said SINAG supports President Duterte’s decision to stop rice importation and asked that NFA must not rely on importation for its rice buffer stocks. “We have […]

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SP exempts Panda from real property tax

THE Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) passed an ordinance granting exemptions from payment of real property taxes to properties of the Dagupan Filipino-Chinese Community Association-Panda Volunteer Brigade exclusively used for firefighting activities. The ordinance filed by Councilor Jose Netu Tamayo, chair of the committee on laws, ordinances and judiciary, acknowledged that Panda has been a vital cog […]

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SUMMER FRUIT

SUMMER FRUIT — You know it’s summertime when singkamas (Jicama), corn, mushroom and bahay kubo vegetables are bountiful in markets. It’s no different at the 10th Pangasinan Trade and Tourism Expo, an event of the Agew na Pangasinan and Pista’y Dayat Celebration at the Pangasinan Training and Development Center grounds in Lingayen town. (Punchphoto by Willie Lomibao)

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