PH GOV’T STRENGTHENS POLICY INTERVENTIONS ON SUPPLY SUFFICIENCY, AGRI PRODUCTIVITY AND TARGETED RELIEF TO CURB INFLATION—NEDA

July 5, 2022 – The Philippine government is committed to ensuring a stable food supply and mitigating the impact of rising commodity prices amid the global energy crisis, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said. As reported by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) today, the country’s headline inflation rate accelerated to 6.1 percent in continue reading : PH GOV’T STRENGTHENS POLICY INTERVENTIONS ON SUPPLY SUFFICIENCY, AGRI PRODUCTIVITY AND TARGETED RELIEF TO CURB INFLATION—NEDA

EO 171, FUEL SUBSIDIES TO HELP EASE GLOBAL INFLATIONARY PRESSURES — NEDA

June 7, 2022 – The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) highlights the issuance of Executive Order (EO) No. 171 and the government’s fuel subsidy program in helping ease the impact of global inflationary pressures. The Philippine Statistics Authority reported that headline inflation increased to 5.4 percent in May 2022 from 4.9 percent in the continue reading : EO 171, FUEL SUBSIDIES TO HELP EASE GLOBAL INFLATIONARY PRESSURES — NEDA

GOV’T ACCELERATING INTERVENTIONS TO TEMPER INFLATION —NEDA

May 5, 2022 – The government is accelerating a comprehensive set of interventions to mitigate the impact of rising commodity prices, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said. The Philippine Statistics Authority reported today that the headline inflation increased from 4.0 percent in March 2022 to 4.9 percent in April 2022. This is the continue reading : GOV’T ACCELERATING INTERVENTIONS TO TEMPER INFLATION —NEDA

PH GOV’T READY TO ADDRESS INFLATIONARY PRESSURES —NEDA

April 5, 2022 – The government has taken steps to address the inflationary pressures brought about by the Russia-Ukraine conflict, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said. The Philippine Statistics Authority reported today that headline inflation increased to 4.0 percent in March 2022 from 3.0 percent in the previous month. The reported inflation rate continue reading : PH GOV’T READY TO ADDRESS INFLATIONARY PRESSURES —NEDA

PH GOV’T FAST-TRACKS MEASURES TO PROVIDE TARGETED SUBSIDIES, ENSURE FOOD SUPPLY AMID GLOBAL TENSIONS—NEDA

March 4, 2022 – The Philippine government stands ready to help Filipinos from the economic impact of the Russia-Ukraine conflict, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said. As reported by the Philippine Statistics Authority today, the country’s headline inflation rate remained at 3.0 percent in February 2022. This is below the median analyst forecast continue reading : PH GOV’T FAST-TRACKS MEASURES TO PROVIDE TARGETED SUBSIDIES, ENSURE FOOD SUPPLY AMID GLOBAL TENSIONS—NEDA

PH GOV’T PURSUES HOLISTIC LIVESTOCK INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT TO HELP KEEP PRICES STABLE — NEDA

February 4, 2022 – The Philippine government continues to strengthen its policies to support the livestock industry and reduce food prices, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said. As reported by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) today, the country’s headline inflation rate continued its downward trend as it further eased to 3.0 percent in continue reading : PH GOV’T PURSUES HOLISTIC LIVESTOCK INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT TO HELP KEEP PRICES STABLE — NEDA

PH RECORDS LOWEST 2021 MONTHLY INFLATION RATE IN DECEMBER—NEDA

January 5, 2022 The Philippines recorded its lowest monthly inflation rate for 2021, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said. As reported by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) today, the headline inflation rate eased to 3.6 percent in December from 4.2 percent in November 2021. The decline was primarily driven by slower food inflation, continue reading : PH RECORDS LOWEST 2021 MONTHLY INFLATION RATE IN DECEMBER—NEDA

PH GOV’T CONTINUES POLICIES TO EASE FOOD INFLATION, SUPPORT TRANSPORT SECTOR – NEDA

November 5, 2021 The Philippine government continues to implement policies to ensure affordable food prices and support the transport sector, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said. As reported by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) today, the headline inflation rate eased to 4.6 percent in October 2021 from 4.8 percent in September 2021. This continue reading : PH GOV’T CONTINUES POLICIES TO EASE FOOD INFLATION, SUPPORT TRANSPORT SECTOR – NEDA

INFLATION SLIGHTLY EASES IN SEPTEMBER, CALIBRATED GOV’T INTERVENTIONS NEEDED TO FURTHER BRING DOWN FOOD PRICES – NEDA

October 5, 2021 The inflation rate slightly decelerated in September 2021, aided by the government’s policies to ease food prices, said the National Economic and Development Authority. Based on the report of the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) today, the headline inflation rate slowed down to 4.8 percent in September 2021 from 4.9 percent in August continue reading : INFLATION SLIGHTLY EASES IN SEPTEMBER, CALIBRATED GOV’T INTERVENTIONS NEEDED TO FURTHER BRING DOWN FOOD PRICES – NEDA

PH GOV’T STRENGTHENS POLICY INTERVENTIONS ON FISH, VEGETABLE, AND PORK PRICES TO CURB INFLATION – NEDA

September 7, 2021 The Philippine government will continue to ensure a stable food supply to ease prices of fish, vegetables, and pork and address the recent uptick in inflation, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said. The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported that the headline inflation rate increased to 4.9 percent in August 2021 continue reading : PH GOV’T STRENGTHENS POLICY INTERVENTIONS ON FISH, VEGETABLE, AND PORK PRICES TO CURB INFLATION – NEDA

INCREASED PORK IMPORTATION URGENTLY NEEDED TO TEMPER RISING MEAT INFLATION – NEDA

May 5, 2021 The temporary reduction of pork tariffs and the increase of the minimum access volume (MAV) for imported pork are essential to immediately curb the rising pork inflation for the benefit of some 100 million Filipinos, the National Economic and Development Authority said. The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported that the country’s headline continue reading : INCREASED PORK IMPORTATION URGENTLY NEEDED TO TEMPER RISING MEAT INFLATION – NEDA

GOV’T ENSURES SUPPLY, PRICE STABILITY OF GOODS IN ECQ – NEDA

April 6, 2021 The government is committed to stabilizing prices by augmenting food supply and ensuring that the supply chains of goods, especially food, will be unhampered during the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) period, said the National Economic and Development Authority. The Philippine Statistics Authority reported today that the country’s headline inflation rate fell to continue reading : GOV’T ENSURES SUPPLY, PRICE STABILITY OF GOODS IN ECQ – NEDA

GOV’T INTENSIFIES EFFORTS TO ADDRESS INFLATION – NEDA

March 5, 2021 While the inflation rate increased from 4.2 percent in January to 4.7 percent in February 2021, the inflation target remains at 2 to 4 percent as the government intensifies efforts to address higher food prices, said the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). The faster inflation in February 2021 was mainly driven continue reading : GOV’T INTENSIFIES EFFORTS TO ADDRESS INFLATION – NEDA

RECENT TYPHOONS AND TRANSPORT RESTRICTIONS POSE UPWARD INFLATION PRESSURES – NEDA

DECEMBER 4, 2020 – Transport services, as well as agricultural products such as meat and vegetables, are the top contributors to November 2020 inflation. This is due to the restrictions on public transport as a result of COVID-19, persistence of African Swine Fever, and damage and losses in high value crops following the onslaught of continue reading : RECENT TYPHOONS AND TRANSPORT RESTRICTIONS POSE UPWARD INFLATION PRESSURES – NEDA

NEDA: DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY AND SUPPORTING THE AGRICULTURE VALUE CHAIN KEY TO STABLE PRICES AMID THE PANDEMIC

July 7, 2020 Ensuring price stability through greater use of technology and supporting the agriculture value chain is necessary to help build consumer confidence and support the gradual recovery of the domestic economy, the National Economic and Development Authority said. The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported today that the country’s headline inflation accelerated to 2.5 continue reading : NEDA: DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY AND SUPPORTING THE AGRICULTURE VALUE CHAIN KEY TO STABLE PRICES AMID THE PANDEMIC