7 months CBCP discourages OFWs from sending meat products MB
By Leslie Ann Aquino For safety and health reasons, overseas Filipino workers have been discouraged by a Catholic prelate from sending processed meat canned products to their families. Bishop Ruperto Santos of Balanga (CBCP / NICO BALBEDINA / MANILA BULLETIN) Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines Episcopal Commission on Migrants and Itinerant People Chairman Bishop Ruperto Santos said this in view of the prevailing ban on processed pork meat products from 16 countries suspected to be affected by the African Swine Fever. “For safety and health reasons we inform our chaplains to persuade our OFWs not to send nor bring ... more