Articles worth reading
Photo courtesy of: Manila Water

3,411 Marikina families seek refuge in evacuation centers 

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time5 days ago

The number of families evacuated in Marikina due to incessant rains brought by the southwest monsoon has climbed to 3,411, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said in a report by Philippine News Agency. In an up...

TESDA expects influx of domestic workers

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time4 days ago

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) is anticipating more applicants for domestic work assessment this year compared to 2020, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. The agency announced in a news release on Satu...

In And Around The Metro articles

TESDA opens domestic Work NC II assessment center in Paco

chrome_reader_modeMay 29, 2021 loyalty

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) inaugurated the Domestic Work NC II assessment center in Paco, Manila, the fifth in the National Capital Region (NCR), according to a report by Philippine News Agency. "This (aims) to accommodate more outbound overseas Filip...

Quezon Bridge to undergo rehabilitation

chrome_reader_modeMarch 05, 2021 loyalty

The Department of Public Works and Highways – National Capital Region has held a pre-bid conference for the continuation of the retrofitting and strengthening of Quezon Bridge along Quezon Boulevard Extension in between Quiapo and Ermita, Manila. Secretary Mark A. Villar, citing a report from...

BOC confiscates smuggled cigarettes in Manila 

chrome_reader_modeMarch 02, 2021 loyalty

The Bureau of Customs (BOC) confiscated 2,000 master cases of smuggled cigarettes worth P60 million at the Manila International Container Port (MICP), according to a report by Philippine News Agency. In a statement, the bureau said the shipment was apprehended by the Customs Intelligence and I...

Manila mayor supports opening of parks

chrome_reader_modeFebruary 27, 2021 loyalty

Manila Mayor Francisco ‘Isko Moreno’ Domagoso supported the suggestion of the Department of Tourism (DOT) to set up a 'family day' in Intramuros and other recreational parks in the city, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. "Of course we wanted to support t...

UE Manila to stop electronics engineering program

chrome_reader_modeJanuary 06, 2021 loyalty

The University of the East (UE) Manila announced that it will be closing down its Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) program at the end of school year 2020-2021, according to a report by Manila Bulletin. In a letter addressed to Dr. Florante A. Magnaye, dean of the College of Engineeri...

Mayor asks devotees to stay at home during Traslacion

chrome_reader_modeJanuary 05, 2021 loyalty

Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso asked devotees of the Black Nazarene to practice their faith at home to prevent risking their lives to the coronavirus disease, according to a report by Manila Bulletin. Despite the cancellation of the annual Traslacion on January 9, thousan...

Minors prohibited from visiting Rizal Park

chrome_reader_modeDecember 28, 2020 loyalty

Rizal Park will no longer allow minors to visit the park to spare them from being part of the coronavirus statistics, according to a report by Daily Tribune. Cecille Lorenzana Romero, Rizal Park Administrator, said although they allowed minors to roam around the park on Christmas Day, they decided ...

Isko discourages the public from trooping to Manila Bay beach

chrome_reader_modeSeptember 21, 2020 loyalty

Manila Mayor Isko Moreno asked the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to barricade the Manila Bay white sand beach after incidents of overcrowding during the weekend. In a video posted by Super Radyo dzBB’s  Isa Avendaño-Umali on Twitter, Moreno also discourage...

PLM students to get printed modules 

chrome_reader_modeSeptember 16, 2020 loyalty

The Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila conducted a "dry run" for the simulation of their virtual classrooms which will be used in carrying out the Academic Year 2020-2021. Classes in PLM will officially start on October 5, and three weeks before they open final preparations are now in "...

Court rules in favor of Manila port expansion 

chrome_reader_modeSeptember 02, 2020 loyalty

The Court of Appeals (CA) has affirmed the dismissal of a suit filed by officials of a barangay (village) in Manila on behalf of its residents, seeking to stop the intended demolition of houses and structures within the South Harbor Expanded Port Zone in Port Area, Manila. In a 20-page decision wri...

Let's Stay Connected Like us on our Facebook page.
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