SRPs - updates

Rappler's latest stories on SRPs


Osmeña files suit vs Cebu City government, real estate conglomerates over SRP deal

Sep 04, 2019 - 8:33 PM

The ex-mayor also seeks to stop the city from using proceeds from the SRP to fund the local government's P2.5-billion supplemental budget

LAND SALE. Cebu City is funding its budget from partial payment of property sold in 2015. Former Mayor Tommy Osmeña wants to stop it. Road file photo from Cebu City's website

Gov't sets suggested retail prices for rice

Oct 28, 2018 - 2:25 PM

Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol warns that traders who will not follow the SRPs would face jail time and a fine of up to P1 million

Netizens slam 'Binay country' banner in Cebu

Feb 02, 2016 - 2:13 PM

The controversial banner is put up just as Cebu was hosting a global Catholic event

World's first global standard for sustainable rice launched in PH

Oct 27, 2015 - 12:31 PM

The Sustainable Rice Platform Standard aims to promote farmer friendly pro environment and pro consumer rice through a scoring system with 46 requirements

ESSENTIAL GRAIN. More than half of humanity depends on rice for 20% or more of their calorie intake

Suggested Retail Price distorts market – DOJ

Jul 13, 2015 - 8:21 PM

A DOJ study shows that imposing SRP on products creates unintended consequences such as restricting competition

SM Prime, Ayala Land to develop joint master plan for Cebu property

Jul 10, 2015 - 7:30 PM

The joint master plan for the 26 hectare South Road Properties SRP in Cebu which will include residential condominiums is expected to be done by year end

JOINT FORCE. SM Prime and Ayala Land will do separate projects within the 26-hectare South Road Properties in Cebu

Gov’t lowers suggested retail price of chicken in Metro Manila

Apr 19, 2015 - 11:55 PM

The lower suggested retail price is due to falling farmgate prices the Department of Agriculture says

The government has lowered the suggested retail price of Chicken due to falling farmgate prices

No price hike can dampen Noche Buena spending

Dec 20, 2014 - 3:35 PM

Prices of Noche Buena favorites keep soaring through the years But there is no stopping Filipinos from spending

DTI to retailers: Stick to SRPs for Noche Buena goods

Oct 09, 2014 - 9:15 AM

DTI monitors prices for Noche Buena products to stabilize prices and supplies during the spike in shopping activities leading to Christmas

DTI: Price hikes inevitable due to port congestion

Aug 20, 2014 - 4:51 PM

But the government assures the public it will ensure that traders recover their costs reasonably

INEVITABLE. Higher port and other transport changes on imported materials and products would increase prices of some commodities, especially in the Christmas season, the Department of Trade and Industry says. File photo by Rolex Dela Pena / EPA