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DSWD shifts from cash aid to free rice distribution

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The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is currently devising its approach to the shift from cash to rice allocation for its 4.4 million Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) beneficiaries. DSWD Undersecretary for Special Concern...

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Isko asked to help displaced Isetann employees

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A workers group asked Manila Mayor Francisco "Isko Moreno" Domagoso to look after the welfare of employees of Isetann Mall in Recto which he ordered closed. “We respect the executive judgment prerogative of Yorme Isko to shut down the entire operations of Isetann department store ov...

Isko cites print media's role in age of technology

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Manila Mayor Francisco Isko Moreno Domagoso said print media still have role to play despite the advancement of technology during this year’s Print Media Congress held at the Manila Hotel. “While we continue to support freedom of expression and journalism, malaki pa rin yung value ng ph...

Isko mandates barangays to hold weekly clean-up drive

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Manila City Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso has issued an executive order mandating all 896 barangays and frontline City Hall offices to conduct weekly clean-up drive. Domagoso signed Executive Order No. 43 as he was delivering “The Capital Report: The First 100 Days of Bag...

Ospital ng Maynila to have special ward for teachers

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The new Ospital ng Maynila will have a special ward for teachers, according to Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno”  tribute Domagoso. He said a dedicated ward will be provided to the teachers once the new Ospital ng Maynila is constructed next year. Moreno made the statement as h...

Manila plans to ban sale of second-hand mobile phones

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Manila plans to pass an ordinance banning the sale of second-hand mobile phones, according to Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso. Moreno said that the measure on second-hand cellphones will soon be passed. Despite his warning against malls selling stolen secondhand cellphones in th...

Makati seminary taps solar energy

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A seminary in Makati City has intalled solar panels to be more environmentally friendly. Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle led the inauguration and blessing at the Holy Apostles Senior Seminary (HASS) in Makati City. At least 72 units of solar panels were installed at the HASS...

DPWH completes repair of PMS building

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Structural retrofitting works of the 12-storey Presidential Management Staff (PMS) building in Arlegui Street, San Miguel, Manila is now completed. Secretary Mark A. Villar together with Undersecretary Emil K. Sadain and PMS Acting Head Undersecretary Ferdinand B. Cui Jr. discussed during an inspec...

Mapua Intramuros receives bomb threat

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Mapua University said it suspended classes in its Intramuros campus on Thursday after receiving a bomb threat. Mapua, through its official Twitter account, advised students and employees to vacate the Intramuros campus at around 8:24 a.m. on October 3. “Classes are suspended due to a re...

Major infra projects seen to affect private lots in Manila

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Manila Mayor Francisco "Isko Moreno" Domagoso plans to review infrastructure projects that may affect private properties in the city. The leaders of the Sampaloc People's Alliance, Paco People's Alliance, Tondo People's Alliance, and Samahan ng mga Apektadong Pa...

Isko to be awarded Gusi Peace Prize

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Manila Mayor Francisco Isko Moreno Domagoso is set to receive the prestigious Gusi Peace Prize for 2019. The Gusi Peace Prize Philippine and International Committee recognized the mayor’s “untiring effort, working for people’s amelioration, to find peaceful solutions for peop...