‘Malasakit’ help desks stations on ports of Iloilo and Bacolod
To provide travelers with safe and comfortable travels this holiday season, "Malasakit" help desks are established at port terminals in Iloilo. This program is part of Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade’s directive . The help desk shall provide assistance, including directions and schedule of trips.
Captain Erlin Benliro of PCG-Iloilo said that five of Iloilo's major ports have established these help desks. These are manned by personnel of the PCG, Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA), police, and local government officials.
Supply of meat products in Negros Occidental enough
Despite the ongoing parties and fiestas that would possibly continue after New Year, an official of the Provincial Veterinary Office (PVO) said that the supply of meat products in Negros Occidental remains steady . Consumers might have become more wary of buying meat products since the scare from the African Swine Fever (ASF).
When it comes to the price, PVO reported that almost all commodities remain steady. This excludes chicken which increased by P0.3 per kilogram. Dr. Ryan Janoya, head of the Animal Health and Meat Inspection Services of the PVO, said that consumers will expect that that the prices will start to move up starting next week until the end of the month.
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