Home / Tag Archives: Manila

Tag Archives: Manila

Golf: Division 1 coaches head to Manila to scout talent

Young Filipino golfers will get a chance to learn from Division 1 coaches through a two-day clinic in December. Handout MANILA, Philippines — Junior golfers in the Philippines will get a chance to showcase their talent, and possibly get recruited ...

Read More »

Commuters matagal na umanong nagtitiis sa tindi ng Metro Manila traffic

[embedded content] Mas inagahan na ng LRT-2 management ang biyahe ng kanilang mga tren sa alas-5 ng umaga mula sa dating alas-6 mula nang masira ang ilang istasyon nito. Pero hindi pa rin daw ito solusyon sa problema sa lumalalang ...

Read More »

Maynilad, Manila Water barred from passing on penalties to consumers

[embedded content] Manila’s water regulator guarantees water concessionaires will be prohibited from passing on to its customers financial penalties imposed by the courts for violating the Clean Water Act. More from Vivienne Gulla. – The World Tonight, ANC, October 11, ...

Read More »

Manila Water, Maynilad barred from passing on penalties to consumers: regulator

MANILA – Manila Water and Maynilad are prohibited from passing on to consumers any financial penalties imposed by courts as stipulated in their concession agreements, a regulator said Friday. The Supreme Court earlier imposed a P921.5 million fine for each ...

Read More »

Masbate town vice mayor shot dead in Manila

MANILA – The vice mayor of Batuan town in Masbate was shot dead Wednesday by unidentified assailants in Sampaloc, Manila. Vice Mayor Charlie Yuson III was killed, while his two companions identified as Wilfredo Pineda and Alberto Alforte were wounded. ...

Read More »

ONE: Pacio to defend strawweight title vs. Catalan in Manila

MANILA, Philippines – It will be a battle of Filipino standouts when Joshua Pacio defends his ONE strawweight world championship against countryman Rene Catalan at ONE: Masters of Fate on November 8 at the Mall of Asia Arena. Pacio, 23, ...

Read More »

Druq queen’s operations in Manila yet to be proven: police chief

[embedded content] MANILA – The Manila police has yet to prove that alleged drug queen Guia Gomez Castro continues to operate in the country, its chief said Monday. Castro has reportedly fled to the United States after authorities accused her ...

Read More »

Manila LGU closes down 8 business without permits, obstruction to roads

MANILA, Philippines — The local government of Manila has closed eight small businesses in the nation’s capital for operating without business permits and causing obstruction on public roads. Among establishments that were shut down were unauthorized parking lots, vulcanizing shops, ...

Read More »

The greatest fight in boxing history: Looking back at ‘Thrilla in Manila’

In this photo taken on June 4, 2016, shows an artwork by Monica Jane Valerio featuring Muhammad Ali, posted inside Ali Mall, named after Muhammad Ali after he won “Thrilla in Manila” against Joe Frazier at Araneta Coliseum on October ...

Read More »

Mayor Isko asks Interpol, Thailand to arrest Manila ‘drug queen’

Manila Mayor Isko Moreno and alleged “drug queen” Guia Gomez Castro. file MANILA – Mayor Isko Moreno asked the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) and the national government of Thailand on Monday to arrest the city’s alleged “drug queen,” Guia ...

Read More »