‘Sugar shortage to test Marcos admin’s mettle’

Doris Dumalao-Abadilla 09/05/2022

A recent policy flip-flop on sugar importation is the “first major misstep” of the Marcos administration as the sugar crisis continues to test the mettle of the new President in making sound economic policy decisions, according to…

Sugar isn’t sweet

Peter Wallace - @inquirerdotnet 09/05/2022

The sugar debacle is an early example of why the President should put an agriculture secretary in place with some urgency. He just doesn’t have time to think through and address all the details handling agriculture requires,…

Bongbong Marcos discusses sugar supply with food manufacturers

Neil Arwin Mercado 08/16/2022

MANILA, Philippines — President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. met with members of the Philippine Chamber of Food Manufacturers Inc. in Malacañang on Monday, August 15, 2022, to tackle concerns over the sugar supply in the country. “We…

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