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Marcos okays importation of 150K metric tons of sugar 0

Marcos okays importation of 150K metric tons of sugar

PRESIDENT Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. has approved the importation of 150,000 metric tons (MT) of sugar, Malacañang confirmed on Thursday.© Provided by The Manila TimesPRESIDENT Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. Photo from BBM Facebook Press Secretary...

Marcos urged to crack down on sugar hoarders 0

Marcos urged to crack down on sugar hoarders

THE United Sugar Producers Federation on Thursday urged President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. to order the inspection of warehouses, saying traders are allegedly hoarding their stocks causing the spike in the retail price of...

Floods hit Metro Manila anew 0

Floods hit Metro Manila anew

MANILA, Philippines — A heavy downpour flooded parts of Metro Manila on Monday night, four days after torrential rains caused floods and power outages in parts of Luzon including the capital region and the...

China set to wrap up Taiwan military drills 0

China set to wrap up Taiwan military drills

© Provided by The Manila TimesVOLATILE SITUATION A soldier looks through binoculars during combat exercises and training of the navy of the Eastern Theater Command of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army in the waters around...

Price of sugar hits P100 a kilo 0

Price of sugar hits P100 a kilo

The retail price of refined sugar in various local markets has reached P100 a kilo, based on the latest monitoring of the Department of Agriculture (DA) on Thursday, August 4, 2022. Refined sugar is...