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2 Manila churches agree to administer weddings disrupted by Taal eruption

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Two Catholic churches in Manila agreed to assist couples whose wedding schedules were affected by the eruption of Taal Volcano. Fr. Reginald Malicdem, rector of the Minor Basilica of the Immaculate Conception popularly known as Manila Cathedral, sai...

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PH among wolrd's 'best' rice producers

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The Philippines is among the “best” rice producers worldwide, according to Malacañang. This was the statement of Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo when he learned that Philippine firm Chen Yi Agventures made history a...

Payatas

Courts asks QC gov’t to pay families of Payatas victims

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The Quezon City Regional Trial Court (RTC) ordered the city government to pay more than P6 million to families of the victims of Payatas dumpsite collapse in July 2000. In a 133-page decision dated Oct. 30, 2019 and released on January 15, 2020...

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PCC approves Pasay reclamation joint venture

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The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC), the anti-trust body, has approved the joint venture between the Pasay City government and the Pasay Harbor City Corp. led by businessman Dennis Uy for the P265-hectare reclamation project. The city government granted rights to reclaim the municipal water...

3,810 tons of garbage collected from Manila Bay 

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said it collected more than 3,810 tons of garbage, water hyacinth and silt from the Manila Bay coastline and drainage system since the government started its rehabilitation program. In the MMDA’s Manila Bay rehabilitation report, collected ...