Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Products & Prices

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Supply and costs of basic goods such as food, fuel, electricity etc

All That Fits: Makibaka, huwag matakot!

July 23 is expectedly a red letter date with coordinated people’s actions in different parts of the country during the third state of the nation address of the president (I refuse to print the name. It is akin to he-who-must-not-be-named in the Harry Potter series of books and movies). In Baguio City, Tongtongan ti Umili will organise a forum followed by a people’s march—it is a public activity and everyone is invited.

Ilocos suffers from high unemployment, inflation

Latest data from the Philippine Statistics Authority put Region 1 as the top in terms of unemployment and inflation in the country and North of Metro Manila respectively.

Gabriela rep, ibinahagi ang batas hinggil sa karapatan ng kababaihan

Ayon kay Rep. Emmi de Jesus, ang isyung kinakaharap ng kababaihan ay hindi hiwalay sa isyung kinakaharap ng mga mamamayang Pilipino, kung kaya’t dala nito ang interes ng babae, bata at ng buong pamilya sa kamara.

Baguio City oil traders have highest industry take in NL

BAGUIO CITY — Petroleum business thrives in most cities in Northern Luzon, but those in the City of Pines are profiting the most.

Baguio dads push for price increase cap for fuel

BAGUIO CITY — In a forum-dialogue organized by the Department of Energy, lawmakers from this city said it is time for the oil industry to be regulated.

Solons call for oil industry regulation

By SHERWIN DE VERA www.nordis.net BAGUIO CITY – A lone district solon and partylist representative called on their colleagues in Congress to intervene in the unabated...

Increase in excise tax is not sound – Taguiwalo

Judy Taguiwalo, former DSWD secretary said it would be better to scrap the increase in excise tax rather than going through too much trouble distributing P200 per month to the identified 10 million poorest of the poor families.

Tobacco farmers to protest government-induced hardships

CANDON CITY, Ilocos Sur - The Solidarity of Peasants Against Exploitation (Stop-Exploitation) is set to take action on March 22 at 9:00 in the public plaza of this city. The action aims to call the government to address the calls of tobacco farmers for higher price for tobacco, better contract provisions under the tobacco contract growing system, and greater benefits from the local government’s share of the tobacco excise tax.

Magsasaka ng CV iginiit subsidyo sa mais at palay

CAUAYAN CITY, Isabela — Iginiit ng mga lider magsasaka ng Danggayan dagiti Mannalon iti Isabela (Dagami) kay Gob. Faustino Dy sa dialogo noong Disyembre 1, 2017 sa Cauayan City ang pagbigay ng subsidyong dalawang piso sa presyo ng mais at palay direkta sa mga magsasaka at ng iba pang tulong tulad ng mechanical dryers na abot kaya ng mga magsasaka ang panggatong.

Dayalogo ng mga magsasaka sa komersyante-usurero, tagumpay

SAN MARIANO, Isabela — Nagtagumpay ang mahigit pitong daang magsasaka ng Danggayan Dagiti Mannalon ti Isabela (Dagami) sa dayalogo sa 12 na komersyante-usurero dito noong Nobyembre 11 para sa pagpapababa ng interes sa pautang, hindi pagpatong ng interes sa panahon ng kalamidad at iba pang kahilingan.

Mannalon nagprotesta iti uneg ti NTA

VIGAN CITY — Awan nabalinan dagiti guardia ti Candon City Hall ken National Tobacco Administration (NTA) iti sango ti unget ti 80 a mannalon a nagmartsa ken simrek iti opisina ti ahensia ti tabako idi Oktubre 25 ti agsapa.

Statements: Ibutaktak ti kinaulbod ken panagtraydor ti NTA ken ti presidente ti NAFTAC

Nairut a konkondenaren ti Solidarity of Peasants Against Exploitation (STOP Exploitation) ti nalimed a panangisayangkat ti negosasyon para iti floor price ti tabako iti tawen 2018-2019. Saan pulos nga inpakaamo ti National Tobacco Administration (NTA) ken iti National Federation of Tobacco Farmers Association and Cooperatives (NAFTAC) kadakami a mangibagi kadagiti mannalon a nakipaset iti National Tobacco Tripartite Consultative Conference (NTTCC) idi Setyembre 6 idiay Quezon City.



Hard life for the poor, tougher under lockdown

The poor are bearing most of the brunt of the COVID-19 health crisis. Without sufficient economic and social support, their hard life is becoming tougher each day under the lockdown.