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An Open Letter to Joy Belmonte: You are very bad at your job

Opinion
I lived in Davao for most of my life. From birth until the age of around 16, I called Davao home. But then I moved to Manila for ...
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LGUs to public: collect ash in bags to avoid clogging drainage and water contamination

Philippines
The Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Offices of southern Metro Manila Cities are reminding the public to properly dispose of volcanic ash by containing them in bags rather ...
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Bong Go urges public to utilize Pasig Ferry Service; tells gov’t agencies to ensure convenience and comfort of passengers

Philippines
Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go urged concerned government agencies to make sure that the newly re-opened Pasig River Ferry Service remains convenient and comfortable for commuters during a ...
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WATCH: Entitled Manila driver counterflows to skip traffic between luxury villages

Philippines
Christmas time in the Philippines is a wonderful celebration. Unfortunately, it also brings horrible traffic to the country’s Metro capital. But most of us who choose to live ...
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Grace Poe: Provide business coach on MRT so elites can ride comfortably

News Opinion
Here’s a fun, new, interesting solution to the horrible traffic facing the city’s capital: provide business class coaches on the MRT so that commuters with more buying power ...
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No garage, no car policy to help solve traffic crisis: exec

Philippines
By Ma. Teresa Montemayor, PNA Traffic in Metro Manila is already a “crisis situation”, hence the need for drastic measures like “no garage, no car policy,” a government ...
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Manila Water slapped with P1.13-B fine over supply woes

News
By Ben Cal, PNA MANILA – The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) Board has sanctioned Manila Water Company, Inc. with a total of PHP1.134 billion – PHP534,050 million ...
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3 Metros may get Holy Week respite from heat

Philippines
By Catherine Teves, PNA MANILA –– Some cloudiness and showers are possible from Palm Sunday to Holy Wednesday in Metro Manila, Metro Cebu and Metro Davao, offering a respite ...
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140 buses deployed for passengers affected by MRT Holy Week shutdown

Philippines
By Aerol John Pateña, PNA MANILA — The Department of Transportation (DOTr) started deploying on Monday 140 buses for passengers affected by the shutdown of the Metro Rail Transit ...
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MMDA suspends number coding from April 17-22

News Philippines
By Aerol John Pateña, PNA MANILA — The number coding scheme will be suspended from April 17 to 22 amid the expected passenger influx for the Holy Week break. ...
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