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PDEA rescues %u2018solvent kids%u2019 in QC

PDEA rescues ‘solvent kids’ in QC

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The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency on Thursday  rescued 20 street children in two villages in Novaliches, Quezon City. “With the increasing number of out-of-school youth and young people becoming addicted to prohibited substances, the...

Angkas to start 6-month pilot run

Angkas to start 6-month pilot run

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time4 days ago

Motorcycle ride-hailing company Angkas is planning to begin its six-month pilot run by the end of June as it trains drivers to ensure road safety and improve services for its patrons. “Hopefully, we can start by third week or last week of June...

Tax court grants San Miguel P44-M refund

Tax court grants San Miguel P44-M refund

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time5 days ago

The Court of Tax Appeals on Thursday granted a tax refund of P44.48 million to San Miguel Brewery Inc. on excise taxes imposed on its beer products collected by the government some four years ago. The court’s Special Second Division, through A...

Barangay articles

16 Caloocan villages declared drug-cleared

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Sixteen barangays in Caloocan City have been declared drug-cleared by a committee composed of several government agencies, including the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency, the city government announced on Wednesday. The National Capital Region Regional Oversight Committee is composed of the PDEA, ...

Bistek praises QC’s 142 villages for helping craft city development plans

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Outgoing Quezon City Mayor Herbert M. Bautista on Monday cited the key role of the city’s 142 barangays in crafting the city development plan. Thanks to the key participation of the city’s barangays, Quezon City has been hailed as the most competitive city in the Philippines for three c...

Two Navotas barangays declared ‘drug-cleared’

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Two barangays in Navotas on Monday received their ‘drug-cleared’ status certification from the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency. Navotas Mayor John Rey Tiangco, North Bay Boulevard South Dagat-dagatan captain Zenaida Tibulan, and Tanza II captain Rochelle Vicencio accepted the certifi...

QC cleans up Dario Creek

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The Quezon City government, through its Environmental Protection and Waste Management Department, initiated a clean-up activity of Dario Creek near Edsa in Barangay Katipunan on Thursday, April 25. The activity was part of Quezon City’s observance of Earth Day 2019. The clean-up of the creek...

Two San Juan villages declared ‘drug-cleared’

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Due to the ongoing campaign of the San Juan City government against illegal drugs, two barangays have been declared “drug-cleared” by the Department of the Interior and Local Governments, Philippine National Police, Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency, and Department of Health. The &ldqu...

QC to develop land for socialized housing in San Bartolome

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Mayor Herbert Bautista on Monday signed an ordinance to develop a lot in Barangay San Bartolome as a socialized housing project for the benefit of the city’s informal settler families. Introduced by Councilors Marivic Co-Pilar and Godofredo Liban II, City Ordinance 2815-2019 states that the p...

QC approves one-way traffic on Ermin Garcia Street

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Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista on Monday approved an ordinance implementing a one-way traffic scheme on Ermin Garcia Street in Barangay Silangan. Introduced by Councilor Kate Abigael Coseteng, City Ordinance 2801-2018 ordered a one-way traffic scheme from the corner of Ermin Garcia Street and A...

Pasay records hottest temperature so far in Metro Manila

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Pasay City over the weekend recorded a sizzling 42.2 degrees Celsius on the heat index, the hottest air temperature so far recorded in Metro Manila since the start of the dry season. According to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration, 42.2 degrees Celsius ...

#MNCAdvisory: Water service interruption in 15 QC villages

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Maynilad Water Services, Inc., has announced a temporary water service interruption in 15 barangays in northern Quezon City and adjacent areas of North Caloocan City and Valenzuela City on Friday, specifically between the off-peak hours of 12 a.m. and 4 a.m. In an advisory, Metro Manila West Zone c...

#MNCAdvisory: Updated water interruption schedule

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Manila Water on Monday released an updated schedule for water supply interruption. “The hours of water supply availability in your area may vary, as we continue to undertake operational adjustments to manage supply and pressure in our distribution system to make water available for all custom...