Philippines

Hacienda Luisita farmers’ group withdraws support to Reds

Hacienda Luisita farmers’ group withdraws support to Reds By Eden Gutierrez SAN MIGUEL, Tarlac (Philippines News Agency) —At least 120 former members of the Alyansa ng Manggagawang Bukid sa Hacienda Luisita (AMBALA) have withdrawn their support to the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA). The former AMBALA members, together with other farmers and … Continue reading

Effects of rice tariffication law temporary: Piñol
Philippines

Effects of rice tariffication law temporary: Piñol

Effects of rice tariffication law temporary: Piñol By Cherry Mhae Palicte DAVAO CITY (Philippines News Agency) — Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol assured farmers that the effects of the rice tariffication law are only temporary. During a consultation held in Davao City on Thursday, farmers from various parts of Mindanao expressed their apprehension with the law. … Continue reading