PANABO, Philippines — Dazzled by the opportunities offered by China’s vast and increasingly prosperous populace, Renante Flores Bangoy, the owner of a small banana plantation here in the southern Philippines, decided three years ago to stop selling to multinational fruit corporations and stake his future on Chinese appetites. Through a local exporter, he started shipping all his fruit to China. Read full article >>

Topics:  panabo    dazzled   renante flores bangoy   chinese   read   philippines   china   banana   south   fruit   
  • What were the reactions of the people in the Philippines on melamine-contaminated food?
    Filipinos are avoiding food from China, a result of massive information drives done by the Department of Health and the media. Filipinos are avoiding food from China, a result of massive information drives done by the Department of Health and the media.
    06/19/2017 - 6:46 pm | View Link
  • Natural Banana Bunch from Philippine
    This type of banana certainly exists and can be found in various parts of South East Asia. The plant goes by a variety of common names including Pisang Seribu and Thousand Fingers. Dairy Free Fruit Dip - Fluffy, sweet, and slightly tangy fruit dip that's ...
    06/14/2017 - 11:13 am | View Link
  • The rise of a Filipino rock star: the story the Philippine media missed
    I’m following the lead of Brian Poe today, advocating on behalf of my family, in this case my Filipino citizen son who loves Mar Roxas and detests VP Binay and Mayor Duterte and is not all that fond of Brian’s mother, either. My son feels badly for ...
    03/30/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • The Philippines
    11/20/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Food Sovereignty and Sustainability: A Case Study of the Philippines
    paper critiques the concept of food sovereignty as a universal solution to this problem. Given that each country has unique political, environmental, and cultural challenges, the underlying logic of this study is to understand “why.” By using the ...
    12/1/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • More
  • WOA!
    WOA! World Population Awareness is a non-profit web publication seeking to inform people about overpopulation, unsustainability, and overconsumption; the impacts ...
    06/24/2017 - 7:45 pm | View Website
  • The Asahi Shimbun
    The Asahi Shimbun is widely regarded for its journalism as the most respected daily newspaper in Japan. The English version offers selected articles from ...
    06/24/2017 - 7:38 pm | View Website
  • Food Timeline: history notes-pie & pastry
    What is pie? Pie is what happens when pastry meets filling. Pie can be closed, open, small, large, savory or sweet. The basic concept of pies and tarts has changed ...
    06/24/2017 - 4:11 pm | View Website
  • Today's Stock Market News and Analysis
    Please note that once you make your selection, it will apply to all future visits to If, at any time, you are interested in reverting to our default ...
    06/24/2017 - 8:25 am | View Website
  • Communities — Voices and Insights
    I started writing this column to help educate Americans on the former Soviet Union and its successor states. There is a dearth of understanding of these parts of the ...
    06/24/2017 - 3:32 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News