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Labor group to insist on P334 wage hike in Metro Manila

MANILA – (UPDATE) A major labor group said Sunday it will insist on its petition for a P334 wage increase in Metro Manila despite possible objections from employers. Associated Labor Unions-Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (ALU-TUCP) spokesperson Alan Tanjusay ...

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Saluting Rizal, giving P500 to a baby: Mader Sitang tours Manila

Mader Sitang appeared to have enjoyed her tour of Manila. MJ Felipe, ABS-CBN News She's here for a meet-and-greet with fans, but Mader Sitang, the Thai Internet sensation known for her dance videos, also took advantage of her trip to ...

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Manila Water unit gets 'notice to proceed' for San Fabian water supply project

MANILA – Manila Water on Tuesday said its subsidiary Manila Water Philippine Ventures Inc received a "notice to proceed" for its P742-million water supply and sanitation project in San Fabian, Pangasinan. The Municipality of San Fabian enacted Ordinance No. 19, ...

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MPBL: Manila cruises, stops Muntinlupa’s winning streak

Marvin Hayes registered 18 points and 7 rebounds in Manila's victory over Muntinlupa in the MPBL Datu Cup on Wednesday. MPBL's Facebook page Former PBA player Marvin Hayes shone brightly in the Manila Stars—Robust Energy Capsule's rout of the Muntinlupa ...

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Holy Rosary Month celebrated in Manaoag, Manila, QC

October is Holy Rosary Month, and the Solemnity of Our Lady of the Rosary will be celebrated in key churches nationwide. Santisimo Rosario Parish Church of the University of Santo Tomas (UST) in Sampaloc, Manila, and the Minor Basilica of ...

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Manila Water to start implementing first tranche of rate hike on Oct. 16

MANILA – Manila Water on Monday said the first tranche of its approved rate hike will take effect on Oct. 16. The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) has approved Manila Water and Maynilad’s rebasing petition for rate increases from ...

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MWSS approves Maynilad, Manila Water rate hike proposals

The country's biggest water concessionaires get their proposed rate hikes approved. The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System admits the rate hikes aggravate rising inflation but in this report, MWSS explained splitting the hikes into tranches will stoke their inflationary effects. ...

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Tolentino mulls mayoralty run in Manila eventually

MANILA – Presidential Adviser on Political Affairs Francis Tolentino on Monday said he wishes to run as mayor of Manila City eventually even as he stays focused on his electoral protest for a Senate seat. Tolentino, who President Rodrigo Duterte ...

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Maynilad, Manila Water to increase rates

The pain of inflation is set to grip consumers even further after the approval of a water rate hike petition. Consumer groups are slamming the decision, calling it railroaded and ill-timed. – Business Nightly, ANC, September 19, 2018 Let’s block ...

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Mga gulay, biglang mura sa Metro Manila dahil sa bagyong Ompong

Ikinatuwa ng mga mamimili ang pagbaba ng presyo ng ilang gulay sa merkado. Nitong mga nakaraang araw ay natapyasan kasi ng hindi bababa sa P10 hanggang P20 kada kilo ang presyo ng ilang gulay sa Metro Manila bunsod ng biglang pagdami ...

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