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7 drug suspek timbog sa iba’t ibang operasyon sa Metro Manila

Photo from Arra Perez, ABS-CBN News MANILA — Pitong mga umano’y tulak ng droga ang nahuli ng mga awtoridad sa iba’t ibang bahagi ng Metro Manila, Sabado. Sa isang gasolinahan sa Pasig nasukol sina Ryan Caiton at Julius Villanueva matapos ...

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LIST: Flooded areas in Metro Manila on Saturday, August 24, 2019 

MANILA, Philippines — Several roads in Metro Manila experienced flooding on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, due to rains brought by severe tropical storm “Ineng.” WATCH: Vehicles pass through flooded Chino Roces Avenue, Makati City on Saturday. The MMDA advised light ...

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Jollibee to hire elderly, persons with disabilities in Manila stores

MANILA – Four restaurants under Jollibee Foods Corp said Friday it committed to hire the elderly and persons with disabilities in the city of Manila, a first in the 4-decade history of the Philippines’ largest fast food operator. Jollibee, Chowking, ...

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San Miguel taps Singapore, Paris terminal builders for New Manila Airport

The proposed exterior design of the New Manila International Airport. Photo: San Miguel Corp MANILA — San Miguel Corp said Tuesday it tapped the designers and builders of Singapore’s Changi and France’s Charles de Gaulle for its proposed New Manila ...

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Manila Water sets 3-day service interruption in 3 QC barangays

MANILA – Some 20,000 consumers in 3 barangays in Quezon City will experience low pressure to no water services starting late Tuesday due to maintenance work in Manila Water’s Luzon treatment plant, the distributor said. Barangays Holy Spirit, Pasong Tamo ...

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Metro Manila breaches dengue alert threshold

[embedded content] Metro Manila is now catching up with other regions, where the number of dengue cases have reached epidemic levels. The Department of Health, however, insists lifting the ban on the controversial vaccine, Dengvaxia, will not instantly solve the ...

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Homeless Filipino in Winnipeg who built an elaborate shack flies back to Manila via donated fare

Allan Par, a homeless Filipino in Winnipeg, Canada, gained local fame after he built this elaborate homeless shack near a creek. He has flown back to Manila, thanks to a ticket donor. CBC NEWS WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Allan Par, a ...

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Ayala CEO renews calls for new Metro Manila water supply source

[embedded content] The Philippines’ oldest conglomerate, Ayala Corporation, further ramps up its sustainability efforts despite challenges being faced by its water infrastructure unit, Manila Water. Bruce Rodriguez with the full story. – Business Nightly, ANC, August 9, 2019  Let’s block ...

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Manila Water says president Dela Cruz resigns, effective Aug. 30

Manila Water CEO and president Ferdinand M. Dela Cruz answers questions during the Manila Water press briefiing on March 26, 2019. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News MANILA — Water distributor Manila Water, which grappled with a supply shortage earlier this year, ...

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ATI ordered to turn away trucks going to Manila South Harbor 

Photo from Manila Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) has ordered the Asian Terminals Inc. (ATI) not to accept delivery trucks and container vans into the Manila South Harbor even if their ...

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