Category Archives: Phillipines Rice News

Philippines, Cambodia boost cooperation on rice research, production

The Philippines and Cambodia have agreed to boost their cooperation on rice research and production following the visit to the Department of Agriculture last February 20 by officials of Cambodia’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. Accompanied by officials of the Los Baños-based International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), Cambodian Agriculture Secretary Dr. Ty Sokhun informed… Read More »

Reports show Nigeria is not second largest producer of rice

peaking at a special interactive session with the youths organised by Citizens Support for Good Governance in Nigeria (SGGN) in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital city recently, Shehu further called on Nigerians to be patient with the government of President Buhari as the administration was doing more to shore up the economy. “But as I speak to… Read More »

PH traders buy Vietnam rice

Philippine grains traders have purchased just over 53,000 tons of rice from Thailand and Vietnam in recent weeks, looking to boost supply in the wake of typhoons that destroyed local crops in the last quarter of 2016, the government said on Thursday. The shipments, comprising 41,464 tons from Thailand and 11,580 tons from Vietnam, were… Read More »

Philippines buys around 50,000 T of rice from Thailand, Vietnam

Philippine grains traders have purchased just over 53,000 tonnes of rice from Thailand and Vietnam in recent weeks, looking to boost supply in the wake of typhoons that destroyed local crops in the last quarter of 2016, the government said on Thursday. The shipments, comprising 41,464 tonnes from Thailand and 11,580 tonnes from Vietnam, were… Read More »