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Rice retailers must submit sworn statements to the Department of Agriculture (DA) and the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) on their current rice inventories and their purchase costs to enable the government to address their concerns that they would lose if they would sell their stocks at the price ceiling.

(Statement of Rep. Edcel C. Lagman, President of the Liberal Party, on Ninoy Aquino’s 40th Death Anniversary on 21 August 2023)

Filipinos manifest their love of country in different ways like doing their civic duty, crusading for meaningful reforms, resisting oppression and repression, campaigning for a change in abusive and derelict national leadership, and even sacrificing their life for the motherland. 

Yesterday, I inquired from the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Sec. Enrique Manalo whether the DFA has the data on the magnitude of the sovereign territorial properties of the Philippines in the West Philippine Sea illegally occupied and developed by China in contumacious defiance of the arbitral decision in favor of the Philippines against the spurious claims of China.