Economy

Davao City creates body to monitor rice prices

Davao City creates body to monitor rice prices

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Sep 19, 2018

On September 13, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio signed Executive Order No. 23 series of 2018 creating the Rice Supply and Price Monitoring Committee in a bid to protect the city from the same rice shortage issues in various cities.

Davao-Manila plane fare questioned

Davao-Manila plane fare questioned

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Aug 28, 2018

Authorities here may ask the airline companies to explain the unusual high fare airline companies are charging on the Manila-Davao route compared to routes with longer travel time.

Fishers seek withdrawal of Pinol’s galungggong import plan

Fishers seek withdrawal of Pinol’s galungggong import plan

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Aug 24, 2018

A fisherfolk group asked on Friday Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol to withdraw the Fisheries Administrative Order 195 that allows the importation of 17,000 metric tons of scad or known locally as galunggong starting first week of September and December 31, in a bid to stabilize the fish’s price in the market.