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From plows to tractors, rice farms to be mechanized under tariffs law

Rice farmers will benefit from the Rice Tariffication Act by getting modern mechanized equipment that is expected to improve farm yields, an agency attached to the Department of Agriculture said on Wednesday. 

Retail liberalization will attract more investors, says British Chamber of Commerce

Chris Nelson, chairman of the local British Chamber of Commerce, said although foreign investments in the country have gone up the Philippines still trails its neighbors.