Sabah rice - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Sabah rice


Unprecedented rice price hike in Tawi-Tawi due to Sabah embargo

Apr 28, 2016 - 5:34 PM

Most of the goods in Tawi Tawi come from Sabah due to its proximity and cheaper cost but a trade embargo is causing prices to spike

PRICE HIKE. Prices of rice from Sabah almost double in Tawi-Tawi after a trade embargo from Malaysia. Photo by Shamad Unding/ Rappler

NFA last option for Tawi-Tawi rice traders

Mar 19, 2013 - 9:22 AM

As the conflict in Sabah drags on trade is hampered and prices of basic commodities including rice are on the rise in Tawi Tawi

Rice being sold at a store in Bongao, Tawi-Tawi. RAPPLER/Karlos Manlupig