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Taguig Slope Protection

Anti-flood structure completed in Taguig

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Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar said a P279.3-million slope protection project along Taguig River was completed. The protective structure aims to prevent flooding caused by river overflow in the cities of Taguig and Pa...

PNP officer-in-charge Lt. Gen. Archie Gamboa, in an interview with reporters on Wednesday / PNA

No looting incident reported during Taal eruption

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The Philippine National Police (PNP) said no looting incidents and other related crimes were reported at the height of Taal Volcano's eruption since Sunday. “We were happy when the deputy regional director for administration reported ...

3 lotto bettors win millions in 2 days

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The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) said three lotto bettors became millionaires in a span of two days. PCSO General Manager Royina Garma said a lucky bettor from Mandaluyong guessed the winning combination 16-17-05-30-29-21 of the...

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MMFF earnings fall below P1 billion

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Ticket sales during the 2019 Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) reached P955 million rom Dec. 25, 2019 to Jan. 7, 2020, but fell 4.5 percent short of the P1 billion target. Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chairman Danilo Lim said despite the lower gross sales this year, the MMF...

Fort Santiago extends visiting hours

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Fort Santiago is extending its operating hours starting Jan. 13. The historic site will be open to the public from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily including holidays. Its original operating hours used to be from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. only. The admission fees are P75 for adults and P50 for children and stu...

Longest 'Parade of Stars' held in Taguig

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Taguig City affirmed its commitment to Philippine cinema as it hosted for the very first time in 45 editions the Metro Manila Film Festival’s (MMFF) star-studded Parade of Stars. “The city of Taguig affirms its commitment to the arts, to culture and to promoting Filipino films,” s...

Taguig City opens MMFF Gallery

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As Taguig City hosts this year's Metro Manila Film Festival, an MMFF Gallery featuring cinematic snippets of all eight titles competing for Best Picture, opened its doors to the public  on December 23 at the cinema area of the Central Square in Bonifacio Global City. Mayor Lino Cayeta...

MMFF 2019 to honor cinema celebrities as industry marks 100th year

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The Metropolitan Manila Film Festival (MMFF) 2019 will recognize the most dedicated and hard-working stars in the local film industry, in celebration of 100 years of Filipino cinema, during the MMFF Hall of Fame Awards this month. In a press conference at the Metropolitan Manila Development Authori...

Military band performs at radio music program

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The Civil Relations Service – Armed Forces of the Philippines (CRS-AFP) band performed at Wish FM 107.5 Bus in the Lapu-Lapu Grandstand in Camp Aguinaldo on December 2. The CRS-AFP band performed three of its original songs that spoke of soldier’s heroism and patriotism. President...

#MNCEvents: Theatrical shows around Metro Manila

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  We've compiled some of the theatrical plays you can visit around or nearby your area. Photo Courtesy Facebook / GMG Theatrical Productions and TicketWorld Manila Cats Manila: Season Extended WHEN: November 28 at 8 PM – 10:30 PM WHERE: The Theatre At Solaire &nb...

iPhone 11 phones available in PH starting Oct. 25

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The iPhone 11 Series smartphones will be made available in the Philippines starting Oct. 25 with prices ranging from almost P48,000 to P96,000. According to Apple's Philippine website, the new phones will be available starting October 25, which is right around the corner.  They've als...

PHLPost issues special stamp to mark 100 years of PH Cinema 

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The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) and the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) issued a commemorative stamp called “SANDAAN - Celebrating 100 Years of Philippine Cinema.” According to PHLPost, the commemorative stamp depicts the logo of SANDAAN appearing on a sty...

Philharmonic Orchestra to hold free concert in Manila

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The Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra will perform for free at the Kartilya ng Katipunan, Andres Bonifacio Monument at 5 pm on September 27, 2019. This was announced by Manila City Mayor Francisco "Isko Moreno" Domagoso in a press conference at the Cultural Center of the Philippines....