DBP disburses P1.5B in cash aid to small rice farmers

DBP disburses P1.5B in cash aid to small rice farmers

The state-run Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) has disbursed over P1.485 billion in unconditional cash aid to small rice farmers under a Department of Agriculture (DA)-led program. “A total of 297,000 farmers received the cash assistance of P5,000 each under the DA’s rice farmers financial assistance (RFFA) program,” DBP president and chief executive Emmanuel […]
1.2M displaced SME workers get gov’t aid

1.2M displaced SME workers get gov’t aid

More than 1.2 million Filipinos who had worked for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) that temporary closed down during the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) imposed in Luzon and other parts of the country already received a total of P10.1 billion in wage subsidies...