By Ronnel W. Domingo
The United Nations has sounded the alarm on the risk of the H7N9 bird flu virus progressively crossing the border from China to neighboring countries as it reaches southward across the Taiwan Strait.
By Niña P. Calleja
, Tarra Quismundo
Are food products for US troops in the Philippines covered by the Visiting Forces Agreement and should they be exempt from quarantine inspection?
By Kristine L. Alave
The island state of Papua New Guinea is willing to give Filipino commercial fishers access to its waters in exchange for agriculture commodities and rice technology, according to Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala.