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Manila Water, Maynilad di na maniningil ng P10.8-bilyong danyos sa gobyerno

[embedded content] Kumambiyo ang Maynilad at Manila Water. Hindi na nila sisingilin sa gobyerno ang halos P11-bilyong nalugi umano nila dahil sa mga ‘di pinayagang dagdag-singil sa tubig. Ipinagpaliban na rin muna ng mga water concessionaire ang pagpapatupad ng taas-singil ...

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Manila Water drops P7.4 billion compensation claim

MANILA — Manila Water Co said Tuesday it would no longer seek payment of P7.4 billion in compensation from government, opting instead to work with the state. The president of the Ayala-led water distributor, Jose Rene Almendras, issued the statement ...

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Duterte hindi makikipag-areglo sa Maynilad at Manila Water hangga’t…

[embedded content] Binabalangkas na ng Department of Justice ang kanilang sariling bersiyon ng water concession agreement sa pagitan ng Maynilad at Manila Water. Nanindigan naman si Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte na walang mangyayaring areglo hangga’t ‘di niya nakakausap ang water concessionaires. ...

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Groups ask MWSS: Suspend tariff adjustment of Manila Water, Maynilad

MANILA, Philippines – A petition to suspend the impending January 2020 rate adjustment of water concessionaires Manila Water Company, Inc. (MWCI) and Maynilad Water Services Inc. (MWSI) was filed by militant groups on Monday. According to the 38-page document submitted ...

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Pope names Manila Cardinal Tagle to major Vatican post

VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis has named Manila Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle to a major Vatican post, in a move that could boost the Asian prelate’s chances of perhaps someday becoming pontiff himself. FILE – In this Oct. 23, 2018 ...

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Duterte administration refuses to pay P7-B compensation to Manila Water

[embedded content] The Philippine government will challenge an international arbitral court ruling ordering it to pay water concessionaire Manila Water billions of pesos in compensation. But one lawmaker warns a failure to pay up could mean more losses for the ...

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Solicitor General to use ‘all remedies’ to contest Manila Water’s arbitration win

A man checks his water meter as a mother and daughter take a rest as she waits for workers to finish installing rows of water meters that would soon bring water to their home on September 25, 2019. Jonathan Cellona, ...

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DOJ finds 12 ‘onerous’ provisions in concession agreements with Maynilad, Manila Water

[embedded content] Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra laid out some of the alleged onerous provisions that his department found in the concession agreements with Maynilad and Manila Water. Both companies said they’re open to a compromise on the concession terms, but ...

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Milyon-milyon nawalan ng kuryente, Manila airport nagsara dahil sa ‘Tisoy’

Milyon-milyong tao ang nawalan ng kuryente, isinara ang pangunahing paliparan ng Metro Manila, at naantala ang ilang laro sa 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games sa pagtawid ng bagyong Tisoy sa Luzon ngayong Martes. Maituturing ang Tisoy bilang pinakalakas na bagyong ...

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Palace suspends gov’t work in Metro Manila due to Tisoy

MANILA – Malacañang suspended work in all government offices in Metro Manila by noon Tuesday, December 3, as typhoon Tisoy threatened to inundate parts of the country. The storm is forecast to bring heavy rains across Metro Manila. It made ...

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