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Marikina hikes budget for free tuition

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The local government of Marikina has increased its annual budget for free college education, the mayor revealed. Mayor Marcelino Teodoro said the budget had been increased to P200 million this year from P130 million in 2018. Teodoro said the city g...

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QC eyes greater participation of NGOs in governance

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Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte has ordered the creation of the Committee on Accreditation, Selection, and Monitoring of People’s and Non-Governmental Organizations to encourage greater participation of people’s organizations in city affai...

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#MNCAdvisory: Meralco maintenance schedule, July 15-21

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Here is a list of areas across Metro Manila that will be affected by Meralco’s maintenance schedule for July 15 to July 21, 2019:   Makati City (Urdaneta) July 15-16, 2019, Monday to Tuesday, Between 10 p.m. and 4 a.m. Portion of Apa...

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Free LRT-2 rides for PWDs, July 17

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The Light Rail Transit Authority on Tuesday announced free rides for persons with disabilities on the LRT-2 on July 17. The LRTA said free train services would be provided from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. To avail themselves of the free ride, PWDs need to present their PWD ID. Th...

Storm grounds 12 domestic flights

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Twelve domestic flights were cancelled on Wednesday due to inclement weather brought about by Tropical Storm Falcon and the southwest monsoon, the Manila International Airport Authority said. The flights were as follows: Cebu Pacific (5J) 5J 196/197 Manila-Cauayan-Manila 5J 504/505 Manila-Tugue...

Munti’s efforts on ease of doing business lauded

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The business community lauded the Muntinlupa City government’s efforts on ease of doing business during a consultation meeting and presentation of local medium and long-term development plans on July 12 in Alabang. Nicki Agcaoili, executive director for external affairs and investor relations...

#MNCAdvisory: Manila Water updated schedule of service interruption, July 15

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Manila Water over the weekend released an updated schedule of daily rotational service interruption starting July 15 for the East Zone of Metro Manila and Rizal province. “Customers may continue to experience low water pressure to no water because of operational adjustments being undertaken d...

Taguig revenue up by P2.92B despite outmoded tax code

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Despite substantial increase of P2.92 billion in its revenue in 2018, the Taguig City government has yet to maximize its revenue potential through an increase in real property taxes and other fees and taxes, the Commission on Audit reported Friday. Under the previous administration, the city govern...

NAIA lightning alert delays 8 flights

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A lightning alert at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport late Saturday delayed a total of eight international and domestic flights. The Manila International Airport Authority issued a red lightning alert at 9:51 p.m. and lowered this to yellow alert at 10:27 p.m. The alert was lifted at 10:47 p...

Palace: No memo on no-contact apprehension of TNVS units

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Malacañang on Friday debunked the existence of a memorandum ordering the no-contact apprehension of illegal transport network vehicle services units. “The Office of the President advises the public that Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea has not signed or caused the release of a pa...

NAIA lightning alert delays 20 flights

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The Manila International Airport Authority-issued lightning alert on Friday afternoon delayed 20 international and domestic flights at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport. A red lightning alert was issued at 4:49 p.m., and was lowered to yellow alert at 5:29 p.m. The MIAA lifted the lightning al...

In 8 months, PITX has served 7M

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The Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange has served at least seven million passengers since it opened its doors in November 2018. With the help of Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board chairperson Martin Delgra III, Megawide corporate affairs chief Jason Torres, and PITX gen...

Makati to auction delinquent real properties

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The Makati City government on Friday announced that it was set to conduct a public auction of real properties with delinquent tax payments amounting to P1.73 billion. The Office of the City Treasurer will set the auction date, said Atty. Michael Camiña, city legal officer. Camiña sai...