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Pasay Voyagers to tackle Marikina Shoemasters

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The Pasay Voyagers resume their journey toward the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League Lakan Season playoffs on Monday (Oct. 14) when they tackle the Marikina Shoemasters at Imus Sports Complex. Back in orbit following a 92-89 victory over the Que...

Health Secretary Francisco Duque III together with Senator Risa Hontiveros and Congresswoman Angelina Tan (not in photo)  signed the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act 11223 otherwise known as the Universal Health Care Act. / PIA

DOH issues IRR of Universal Health Care law

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Health Secretary Francisco Duque issued the Implementing Rules and Regulation (IRR) of the Universal Health Care (UHC) Law or Republic Act 11223 enabling progressive reforms in the Philippine healthcare system. The IRR will pave way for the implemen...


Govt increases subsidy to hog growers affected by ASF

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President Rodrigo Duterte has approved the increase in financial assistance to backyard raisers whose hogs were culled due to the African swine fever (ASF) from P3,000 to P5,000 per head. Previous recipients will thus receive an additional P2,0...

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Meralco announces weekend maintenance schedule

chrome_reader_modeOctober 13, 2019 loyalty

MAKATI CITY; AND MANDALUYONG CITY OCTOBER 19 – 20, 2019, SATURDAY TO SUNDAY BETWEEN 11:30PM (SAT., 10/19/19) AND 12:01AM (SUN., 10/20/19) AND THEN BETWEEN 5:00AM AND 5:30AM (SUN., 10/20/19) Portion of J. P. Rizal St. from Museum Drive to and including Kitchen Mate Enterprises Co. Inc.; A. M...

Manila Water, Maynilad cannot pass on penalties to consumers

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Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) said concessionaires Maynilad and Manila Water are not allowed to pass on to consumers any amount of financial penalties that the Supreme Court imposed for violation of environmental laws. The Supreme Court earlier imposed more than P900 million fi...

Manila Water warns about 780% rate hike

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Manila Water warned about a 780-percent increase in water rates because of a Supreme Court decision. Manila Water cautioned the Supreme Court that water rates could shoot up 780 percent if the justices fine it P921 million for alleged violations of the Clean Water Act. The Court had fined Manila W...

Maynilad to construct 425 km of sewer lines

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Maynilad Water Services Inc. is spending P53.4 billion over the next 17 years to construct 425 kilometers of new sewer lines in the west zone. “With the invaluable assistance of local government units and the relevant government agencies, we can facilitate completion of our sewerage projects ...

#MNCAdvisory: Meralco announces maintenance schedule on October 7 to 13

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Here is a list of areas across Metro Manila that will be affected by Meralco’s maintenance schedule for October 7 to 13, 2019:   Mandaluyong City and Manila; OCTOBER 11, 2019, FRIDAY BETWEEN 8:30AM AND 9:00AM AND THEN BETWEEN 3:00PM AND 3:30PM Portion of Lamayan St. from Sta. ...

Manila Water appeals Supreme Court's ruling

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Manila Water asked the Supreme Court to reconsider its ruling imposing fines and order to comply with its undertaking under the Republic Act 9275 or the Clean Water Act. In a 55-page motion for reconsideration dated Oct. 2, Manila Water, through lawyer Alejandro Alfonso Navarro, urged the court to ...

#MNCAdvisory: Meralco announces maintenance schedule on September 30 to October 6

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Here is a list of areas across Metro Manila that will be affected by Meralco’s maintenance schedule for September 30 to October 6, 2019:   Malabon City October 1 – 2, 2019, Tuesday to Wednesday, between 11:00PM (TUE., 10/01/19) AND 4:00AM (WED., 10/02/19) Portio...

#MNCAdvisory: DPWH to undertake NCR road repair

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Department of Public Works and Highways – National Capital Region (DPWH – NCR) is set to undertake weekend reblocking activities on various road sections along Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (EDSA), Circumferential Road 5 (C5) and Quezon City starting 11 p.m. Friday, September 27, 2019 un...

#MNCAdvisory: SLEX Lane 3 Northbound closed

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The South Luzon Expressway (SLEX) Lane 3 Northbound after Alabang viaduct wad temporarily closed starting Sept. 24 to pave the way fir the ongoing Skyway extension project. Stop-and-go traffic scheme will be implemented at the East Service Road near Kawasaki area, the advisory added. In a sep...

Manila Water Foundation bags Asian award

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True to its mission in serving marginalized communities through water access, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH), Manila Water Foundation (MWF), the social development arm of the Manila Water enterprise, received the Asia’s Community Care Company of the Year award, the top award for its ...