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MMDA lauds proposal to hike budget

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) welcomed a proposal in the House of Representatives’ minority bloc to push for an increase in the agency’s proposed budget for 2020. “We welcome all support for the age...

Pateros boy sells dried fish to go to school

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A boy’s determination to study and help his family has caught netizens’ admiration, as photos of him went viral on social media. Lance Abarquez is a young vendor of dried fish and tinapa (smoked fish) in Pateros. Everyday, he walks ...

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MRT-3 offers free rides to govt employees on Sept. 19

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time5 days ago

Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) will offer free rides to government employees on September 19. In its advisory, the MRT-3 announced that the free rides will be free from 7 a.m to 9 a.m and 5 p.m to 7 p.m. The initiative is in celebratio...

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QC tops 2019 Regional Gawad Kalasag

chrome_reader_modeJune 25, 2019 loyalty

The Quezon City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council is once again adjudged as the best DRRM council in Metro Manila as it tops this year’s Regional Gawad Kalasag. Aside from being named as the Best DRRM Council in Metro Manila for the fourth time, the QC Disaster Risk Reduction and...

QC-private sector pact on shelter for abused children ratified

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The Quezon City Council has passed a resolution ratifying the memorandum of agreement between ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation and the city government under Mayor Herbert M. Bautista for the protection of abused, abandoned, neglected, and exploited children. Introduced by Councilor Godofredo Li...

QC to grant NGO P1-M assistance

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The Quezon City Council, through a resolution, authorized Mayor Herbert M. Bautista to grant P1-million in financial assistance to a group of former barangay officials. The grant recipient, Quezon City Former Barangay Kagawad Foundation, extends aid and assistance to the community, especially to it...

Malabon bags award for peace, order

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The Department of the Interior and Local Governments awarded Malabon City with a Local Peace and Order Performance Audit Award during the 15th Regional Peace and Order Council on June 3.. The award is based on the performance rating of cities in terms of maintaining peace and order. Malabon Mayor ...

Caloocan LGU receives award

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The Caloocan City government was hailed as the Best Performing Local Government Unit in the Implementation of the Department of Labor and Employment Integrated Livelihood Program in the National Capital Region. The awarding of local government units is one of the categories under the Kabuhayan Awar...

QC LGU releases disaster preparedness book for kids

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The Quezon City government has released the Handa Ako (I’m Ready) book that hopes to improve disaster preparedness in the city. The book is a primer on disaster awareness and preparedness for children written by Liwiliwa Malabed and published by Adarna House. Handa Ako features easy to under...

Manila hailed as startup friendly city

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Manila is one of the most startup friendly cities in the world, according to Startup Genome’s 2019 Global Startup Ecosystem Report. The report listed Manila, along with Busan, Frankfurt, Calgary, and Taipei, as one of the top activation phase ecosystems in the world. Manila ranked 10th in th...

QC LGU receives ‘child-friendly’ seal

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The Council for the Welfare of Children has conferred the Quezon City government with the Seal of Child-Friendly Local Governance. The city government will receive the accolade for getting a 100-percent rating in the Child-Friendly Local Governance Audit of the Department of the Interior and Local ...

New book highlights ‘The Quezon City Experience’

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As one of the first cities to be developed in Metro Manila, Quezon City has its charms, from its sprawling residential areas to its long and winding roads. The book “QC: A Guide to the Quezon City Experience” captures these charms and guides readers through the city with photographs and ...

Las Piñas DRRMO receives award

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Las Piñas Mayor Imelda “Mel” Aguilar on Monday congratulated George Rubio, officer-in-charge of the city Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office, and his team for receiving the “Heroes in You” award from the Bureau of Fire Protection - National Capital Region dur...