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NOGRALES, MCDONALD’S GIVE HOT MEALS IN MANILA

Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles, in close coordination with the Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC), distributed 2,000 hot meals prepared by the McDonald’s Kindness Kitchen (MKK) to the Manila City Government last November 16, 2020. The effort was part of the Pilipinas Kontra Gutom (PKG) campaign, an informal partnership between stakeholders in government and the private […]

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PH RED CROSS OPENS BIGGEST VIRUS TESTING LAB IN COUNTRY – GORDON

The Philippine Red Cross (PRC) inaugurated the biggest molecular laboratory in the country as the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) testing center at the PRC’s former headquarters in Port Area, Manila. PRC Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Senator Dick Gordon said the opening of the molecular laboratory in Manila will be a great help in containing […]

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PASIG ADOPTS MANILA’S ANTI-DISCRIMINATION ORDINANCE VS COVID FRONTLINERS, PATIENTS – VICO SOTTO

Pasig City has adopted an ordinance passed by Manila City which penalizes any act of discrimination against patients screened for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), healthcare workers, volunteers, and other frontliners amid the coronavirus pandemic. Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto posted a copy of the ordinance in his Twitter account, saying the Pasig City government […]

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DPWH INSTALLS NEW BOOSTER PUMP IN SAMPALOC, MANILA – VILLAR

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has installed a new booster pump at the Estero de Calubcob in Manila’s Sampaloc district that aims to minimize flooding. In his report to DPWH Secretary Mark Villar, DPWH NCR Director Ador Canlas said the flood management project has been done ahead of its set completion date […]

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‘BLUE ALERT’ RAISED FOR FEAST OF BLACK NAZARENE – LIM

The Metro Manila Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (MMDRRMC) has been placed on “blue alert” to help ensure the safety and well-being of devotees participating in the Feast of the Black Nazarene. Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chairman Danilo Lim, who is also concurrent head of the Metro Manila Disaster Risk Reduction and Management […]

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Sports & Entertainment

DANNY KINGAD PROMISES ‘SOMETHING NEW’ IN 2020.

For three rounds, Danny Kingad tested himself against the greatest flyweight mixed martial fighter in history, Demetrious Johnson.  And while Kingad was unable to secure the victory over the “Mighty Mouse” when they clashed in the ONE Flyweight World Grand Prix Championship Finals, it did give him a sense of foothold in the rankings. Kingad […]

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MY VISITS ARE MEANT TO AID FIRE VICTIMS, BRING JOY – GO

“Gusto kong mag-iwan ng ngiti sa oras ng kanilang pagdadalamhati.” This was Senator Bong Go’s statement when he rushed to Quiricada St., in Sta. Cruz, Manila right after his visit in Laguna to distribute assistance to 264 families who were affected by a fire that struck the area. The October 22 Laguna fire on October […]

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DOT READY TO ASSIST MANILA’S TOURISM DEVELOPMENT – ROMULO-PUYAT

Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat said the national government stands ready to assist the City of Manila in improving its tourism industry as she lauds the initiatives of Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso in cleaning the capital. “For us, in any way that we can help the mayor, we are ready to extend help,” Romulo-Puyat said […]

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DOT SHARES VISION, ENTHUSIASM OF MAYOR ISKO MORENO – ROMULO-PUYAT

The Department of Tourism (DOT) has vowed support for Manila’s bid to boost tourism following the introduction of the Manila tourism circuit plan initiated by Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso. “DOT lauds the initiative of the City of Manila under the leadership of Mayor Isko Moreno.”  “The Department of Tourism lauds the initiative of the […]

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WHAT FANS CAN EXPECT AT ONE: DAWN OF HEROES

ONE Championship is back in Manila with a stacked fight card on August 2, 2019 at the Mall of Asia. Future ONE World Champions are expected be in action at ONE: DAWN OF HEROES.  The Mall of Asia has been the scene for several memorable moments in ONE Championship history.  In the featured bout, newly-crowned […]