Press Releases

List of Accredited HALAL-Certifiers in the Philippines
NMIS
February 25, 2014

The long wait of the Islamic Community is over as the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) accredited three (3) halal-certifiers in the Philippines, as follows.

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Class AAA (Export) Meat Establishment to Rise in 2014
NMIS
February 25, 2014

The Department of Agriculture through the National Meat Inspection Service(NMIS) and Agribusiness and Marketing Assistance Service(AMAS) intends to start the establishment of one(1) “AAA” Poultry Dressing Plant(PDP) and one(1) “AAA” Slaughterhouse(SLH) worth P120M and P150M respectively in 2014. This initiative was the commitment of Secretary Proceso J. Alcala in response to the clamor of the livestock industry for export facilities (Class AAA) to service the small livestock producers.

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Improved Animal Welfare Program (IAWP) Training of Trainers
NMIS
February 25, 2014

The National Meat Inspection Service (NMIS) through the Plant Operation Standards and Monitoring Division (POSMD) and in collaboration with OIE (World Organization for Animal Health) had the Improved Animal Welfare Program (IAWP) Training of Trainers – Part 1 at Lewis Grand Hotel, Angeles City, Pampanga last January 13 to 16, 2014.

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NMIS, “On-the-move!
NMIS
February 06, 2014

In a world that is moving too fast, we need to find ways and means to deliver our basic services efficiently.

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Training-Workshop on ISO/IEC 17020:2012 for DA Inspectors Conducted
NMIS
February 06, 2014

The National Meat Inspection Service (NMIS) recently conducted a Training-Workshop on Conformity Assessment on  International Organization for Standardization/International Electrotechnical Commission  (ISO/IEC) 17020:2012 at Ciudad Christhia Resort, Inc., Carrieland Country Home II, Ampid, San Mateo, Rizal last January 22-24, 2014 with Societe Generale Surveillance (SGS) as the lecturer/service provider. It was attended by thirty-four (34) participants coming from three (3) Government regulatory agencies namely; NMIS, Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI) and National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF).

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