PH still gunning for rice self-sufficiency despite Duterte remarks

MANILA, Philippines – Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque clarified that the Philippines is still working towards 100% rice self-sufficiency despite President Rodrigo Duterte’s remarks the previous day.

“We will forever aim to be rice-sufficient. All administrations want to be rice-sufficient,” said Roque on Thursday, June 14, during …
Source: Politics