Philippines

Gov’t addressing high food prices

By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos   File photo MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– The government has readied immediate and medium-term solutions to help tame the increase in prices of food items, Malacañang said on Tuesday. Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque gave the assurance, as prices of agricultural products and other food items remain high despite the implementation of a price … Continue reading

Alberta

Improving access to local food

News Release Improving access to local food Changes to Alberta’s Food Regulation enable Albertans to sell low-risk home-prepared foods from home and at special events, increasing access to locally prepared food. Home-based businesses will not require food-handling permits or be subject to inspections for foods that present a low risk for food-borne illness. Low-risk foods … Continue reading