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Las Piñas eyes health facility for virus patients

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Las Piñas City Mayor Imelda Aguilar asked the City Health Office to double its efforts in preparing the Las Piñas Drug Rehabilitation Center as a possible health facility for COVID-19 patients of the city. Aguilar said that the Departm...

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PGH studies virgin coconut oil as possible treatment to Covid-19

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The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) tapped the UP Philippine General Hospital to study the use of virgin coconut oil (VCO) as a possible treatment or cure to coronavirus disease 2019. In a television interview, DOST Secretary Fortunato d...

DILG slams NBI for probing Pasig mayor

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The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) cleared Pasig City Mayor Victor Maria Regis “Vico” Sotto of allegations he violated enhanced community quarantine regulations. The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) sent a l...

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MMDA officials on self-quarantine after exposure

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Two officials of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) went on self-quarantine after being exposed to a person found positive with the Coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). MMDA Spokesperson Celine Pialago said she and MMDA General Manager Jose Arturo “Jojo” Garcia are und...

MMDA enforces disinfection procedures in Makati office

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has put up a disinfection system at its office in Makati City. Before anyone can enter the premises, he or she has to pass through a sanitized area adjacent to the main door of the MMDA office. Anyone who passes through will have to ma...

#MNCAdvisory: DPWH to resume road repairs on weekend

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) said several road sections in Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (EDSA) and Quezon City will undergo road repairs over the weekend. DPWH-National Capital Region (NCR) Director Ador Canlas said the road rehabilitation will be carried out from 11 p.m...

MMDA vows to keep Metro Manila clean

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) vowed to ensure the cleanliness and orderliness of the metropolis amid the confirmed incidents of COVID-19 in the country. MMDA spokesman and Assistant Secretary Celine Piolago gave this response to queries as to how the agency will handle the th...

MMDA wants PUV drivers with multiple violations suspended

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After forwarding to the Land Transportation Office names of drivers of public utility vehicle who committed multiple violations of various traffic offenses, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority want them stripped of licenses. MMDA General Manager Jojo Garcia said that erring motorists with...

MMDA lifts number coding for EDSA People Power anniversary

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said it suspended the number coding scheme on Feb. 25 for the commemoration of the 34th anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution. “MMDA’s Number Coding Scheme is lifted on Feb. 25, 2020, Tuesday, for the EDSA People Power ...

Dredging of Tullahan-Tinajeros River starts

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The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) said it started the dredging operations along Tullahan-Tinajeros River System. “It’s all systems go for the Tullahan-Tinajeros dredging project, which is an important part of the Manila Bay rehabilitation program,” DE...

MMFF set to announce official entries for first summer Metro Manila filmfest 

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said it will announce on March 2 the official entries for the first Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF). Danilo Lim, MMDA and MMFF over-all chairman, said they have received many entries for the summer edition of MMFF. He reminded filmmakers they ...

MMDA official wants motorcycle taxis banned from national highways

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An official of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said two-wheeled motorcycle taxis should be prohibited from plying national roads in the same way that tricycles cannot take the major highways. MMDA general manager Jojo Garcia raised this question in abriefing on motorcycle ...

MMDA gears up for first Metro Manila Summer Film Festival Parade 

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Preparations for the first Metro Manila Summer Film Festival picked up on February 7, with an ocular inspection of the proposed route for the Parade of Stars. The Parade of Stars for the MMFF Summer edition will take place at Quezon City on April 5, Palm Sunday, announced during a meeting pres...

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