Articles worth reading

PCSO Lotto results for December 1, 2022

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time5 days ago

Super Lotto 6/49 9PM: 14-20-16-04-42-29 In any order Jackpot Prize: Php 15,840,000.00 No Winner Consolation prizes for this game are P50,000 for 5 winning numbers, P1,200 for 4 and P50 for 3. Lotto 6/42 9PM: 24-03-18-20-28-04 In any order Jackpot P...

Photo Courtesy of Netflix

Kim Seon Ho arriving in Manila in January 

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time4 days ago

The seat plan and ticket prices for Kim Seon Ho's Manila fan meet in January are here, according to a report by GMA News. Tickets range from P2,000 for General Admission to P12,500 for VIP A, according to PULP Live World's announcement Thu...

Imee Marcos cool to onion importation plan 

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time4 days ago

At least eight provinces are expected to be affected by the Department of Agriculture's (DA) plan to import onions this December, Senator Imee Marcos said in a report by Philippine News Agency. In a statement, Marcos particularly cited the provi...

Metro News

Bonifacio Global City Taguig

Manila climbs 12 places to rank 43rd safest city in the world

account_balanceMetro News account_circleJake Cruz chat_bubble_outline0 Comments

Manila climbed 12 spots to rank No. 43 among the 60 safest cities in the world, according to Safe Cities Index 2019.  This ranking was up from the Philippine capital's 55th spot in the 2017 edition.

The index report from Economic Intelligence Unit (EIU) ranked 60 cities across the five continents based on their performance covering digital security, health security, infrastructure security and personal security.

Tokyo reached the overall first spot for the third time, followed by Singapore and Osaka.

Advertisement

The other cities in the top ten were Amsterdam, Sydney, Toronto, Washington, DC, Copenhagen, Seoul and Melbourne

The SCI 2019 report, benefits from a major revision designed to better measure “urban resilience”. It was defined as the ability of the cities to absorb and bounce back from the shocks.

According to the index, this concept had an increasing influence upon thinking the urban safety over the last decade, especially as policymakers worry about the implications of climate change.

Cities in the lowest spot were Bogota, New Delhi, Jakarta, Casablanca, Cairo, Karachi, Yangon, Caracas and Lagos.


date_rangeDate Published
3 years ago
shareShare article
folder_openArticle tags
content_copyCategorized under

Share your thoughts with us

Related Articles

The Rise Makati provides private oasis 

account_balanceMakati chrome_reader_mode6 days ago

A quick drive around the city will tell you that condominium living is the way to go these days. As residential condos continue to sprout all over the metro, the market is spoilt for choice with the range of options available.   What&rsquo...

Money supply expected to sustain growth

account_balanceMetro Manila chrome_reader_mode4 days ago

Growth of domestic liquidity or M3 is projected to remain in the mid-single digits in the near term, an economist said Thursday, noting excess liquidity in the system that is being siphoned off through the various central bank facilities, according t...

foodpanda Philippines team together with Ka-panda partner bikers  at the National Bike Day Event

Foodpanda joins celebration of 8th National Bike Day 

account_balanceMetro Manila chrome_reader_mode6 days ago

As part of its goal to promote sustainability, leading quick commerce digital platform foodpanda supported this year’s celebration of National Bike Day on November 27, led by the National Bicycle Organization (NBO) and the Department of Environ...

SMC offers Meralco use of Ilijan plant at minimal tariff 

account_balanceMetro Manila chrome_reader_mode1 day ago

San Miguel Corporation (SMC) power unit San Miguel Global Power (SMGP) has offered to make the full capacity of its  Ilijan Natural Gas available to Meralco for a fraction of its capital cost to help keep electricity prices as low as possible fo...

×
Click on the article to continue reading
Quezon City adopts no contact apprehension system Red Cross pushes saliva test Vaccines from COVAX to arrive in Q1 Makati Shangri-La to close doors on Feb. 1 Cities in NCR to start vaccination simultaneously Mother, girlfriend of Filipino infected with UK variant also test positive Send Press Release MNC Facebook Page MNC Twitter Page MNC Instagram Page LGU Spotlight Barangay Front Business Sports Entertainment Metro Gen Metro Feature