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Senator Ejercito prods the BFP to ensure hospitals have water

News Philippines
REELECTIONIST Senator JV Ejercito, chairman of the Senate health committee, on Wednesday prodded the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) to ensure that hospitals have steady and sufficient water ...
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PNP reports peaceful Christmas

Peace Philippines
The nation’s Christmas celebrations were generally peaceful this year, according to Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Director General Oscar Albayalde. “This year’s Christmas celebration, during the period from ...
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MWSS-NIA alliance will aid gov’t infrastructure program.

Philippines
The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) and the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) have entered into an agreement to share their resources in order to better support the ...
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NCRPO Chief: No Christmas break for Metro Manila cops

Philippines
Personnel of the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) will not be having a Christmas break this holiday season and instead will be tightening security and remaining visible ...
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DOTr deploys 3 Dalian trains on MRT-3 line

Philippines
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) deployed on Saturday three light rail vehicles (LRV) to join the fleet of train cars running on the MRT-3 line. The trains were ...
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Flash downpour of rain floods streets and establishments in Metro Manila

Weather
A sudden spell of heavy rainfall hit parts of Metro Manila on Tuesday afternoon, October 2. As a result, several thoroughfares were flooded and rendered impassable. Water levels ...
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MMDA releases guide to HOV lanes

News
A photo of MMDA Regulation No. 18-005 titled ‘Establishing the Expanded High Occupancy Vehicles Lane in EDSA’ has been circulating online. The document outlines the particulars of the ...
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Solon wants to study transfer of Philippine capital

News
A lawmaker is seeking the creation of a three-man National Capital Commission that will study and recommend the transfer or non-transfer of the country’s national capital and permanent ...
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Bill filed to give Duterte emergency powers for metro traffic

News
A lawmaker has filed a bill granting President Rodrigo Duterte emergency powers to address the traffic and transport problems in Metro Manila. Rep. Arthur C. Yap (3rd District, ...
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Alvarez: Congress to grant emergency powers to Duterte by yearend

News
DAVAO CITY — Incoming Majority House Floor Leader Pantaleon Alvarez today said the emergency powers President-elect Rodrigo Duterte is asking for to address the traffic crisis in Metro Manila ...
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