Press Releases

Animal Kingdom Foundation Visits the NMIS
NMIS
August 5, 2014

The Animal Kingdom Foundation (AKF) led by its President, Charles Leslie Wartenberg, paid a courtesy call to Executive Director Minda S. Manantan at the NMIS Central Office last July 9, 2014. The meeting focused on enhancing NMIS’ analytical capability for species identification and detection of adulteration.

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Dr. Romeo S. Capa, RTD-VII, Retires
NMIS
July 14, 2014

Dr. Romeo S. Capa, Regional Technical Director (RTD) of the Central Visayas Regional Operations Center (RTOC-VII), in a ceremony laced with humor and goodwill, bid farewell to colleagues from the all over the country, to officemates and other stakeholders in the region as he voluntarily avails of early retirement. He retired after 40 years of dedicated and exemplary service to the public and to the NMIS. He was given recognition for his leadership and outstanding contributions to the meat inspection system last June 30, 2014 during the soft opening of the NMIS RTOC-VII Administration Building at Mandaue City, Cebu.

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NMIS Convenes the 2nd Quarter 2014 Consultative Conference in Cebu City
NMIS
July 14, 2014

The NMIS held its 2nd Quarter Consultative Conference (ConCon) for 2014 from June 30-July 2, 2014 at the Sarrosa International Hotel and Residential Suites in Cebu City. The ConCon was convened to discuss status of programs and projects, preparations for the National Meat Safety Consciousness Week (Presidential Proclamation No. 276) in October and other concerns.

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NMIS Regional Technical Operations Center VII (RTOC VII) Administration Building Inaugurated
NMIS
July 14, 2014

The NMIS RTOC VII opened its new Administration Building last June 30, 2014 at the Mandaue Experimental Station (MES), Barangay Maguikay, Mandaue City, Cebu.

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NMIS Holds the Annual Physical Examinations for its Employees
NMIS
July 09, 2014

To ensure wellness and fitness to serve the public, all NMIS employees are directed by Executive Director Dr. Minda S. Manantan to undergo their annual physical examinations not later than August 14, 2014. She said that NMIS, as a regulatory agency attached to the Department of Agriculture, is taking good care of the welfare and health status of its employees particularly those who are into meat inspection. Doing so, compliance with its mandate to protect the meat consuming public is enhanced. .

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8th NMIS Meat Safety & Quality Assurance Conference Meeting
NMIS
July 04, 2014

To enhance the audit process of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) in all accredited meat establishments nationwide as well as to improve the auditing capability and to level-off technical knowledge among auditors, NMIS, in partnership with SGS Philippines, Inc., conducted the 8th Meat Safety and Quality Assurance Conference Meeting on June 23-27, 2014 at Lewis Grand Hotel, Angeles City, Pampanga.:

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