Maynilad Water Services - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Maynilad Water Services


Metro Pacific net income rises by 15% in 2017

Mar 01, 2018 - 6:45 PM

The increase to P13.2 billion in 2017, from P11.5 billion in 2016, is largely due to Meralco and Global Business Power

LIST: Hotlines, social media accounts during emergencies

Dec 19, 2017 - 6:50 PM

Bookmark this page for a handy list of emergency hotlines you can call or text, plus Facebook and Twitter accounts to contact

PH gov't told to pay Maynilad over P3B for delayed tariff hike

Jul 26, 2017 - 7:40 AM

An arbitral tribunal orders the Republic of the Philippines to reimburse the country s largest water concessionaire of its losses from unenforced tariff adjustments

BIG VICTORY. In a decision dated July 24, the three-man arbitral tribunal unanonimously upheld the validity of Maynilad's claim against the government to compensate the water concessionaire for the delayed tariff adjustments from 2013 to 2017. Rappler file photo

Maynilad pours P13B into water services expansion, infrastructure

Feb 07, 2017 - 5:10 PM

The water company expects to generate around 40 549 jobs from its capital spending budget program this year despite delays in the implementation of its arbitral award

TARIFF HIKE DELAYS. This capital expenditures for water infrastructure development are implemented despite delays in arbitral award, granting Maynilad a tariff adjustment

Metro Pacific to spend around P60 billion in 2017

Jan 18, 2017 - 7:00 PM

The P60 billion programmed spending does not include acquisitions and new projects that Metro Pacific may acquire through bidding

The country's top honchos, Manuel V. Pangilinan, Ramon S. Ang, Hans Sy, and Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala, come together to sign a Memorandum of Agreement fixing the squabble on the MRT-LRT Common Station deal, Wednesday, January 18, at the Dusit Hotel in Makati City.

MPIC ends 2015 with higher profits despite regulatory uncertainties

Mar 01, 2016 - 8:13 PM

Earnings would be stronger if we were simply allowed to play on a level regulatory playing field says MPIC s president and CEO

REGULATORY UNCERTAINTIES. Its strong growth was achieved despite uncertainties in tariff rate adjustments for its water, rail and tollroad businesses

Water supply task force formed to serve affected Makati areas

Aug 08, 2015 - 12:08 PM

Acting Mayor Kid Peña forms a task force to provide water to areas in Makati covered by Maynilad s service interruption from August 10 18

TO THE RESCUE. The new 'Kidlat Task Force: Tubig sa Palanan' is a response to the Maynilad water service interruption in the next two weeks.

Water service interruption in some Maynilad areas August 10-18

Aug 04, 2015 - 11:21 AM

UPDATED Scheduled water interruptions on August 17 18 in Caloocan Las Piñas Makati Manila Muntinlupa City Parañaque Pasay and parts of Cavite are no longer pushing through

Maynilad to increase water charges effective July 1

Jun 09, 2015 - 5:48 PM

Manila Water meanwhile will lower its charges effective on the same date

DOF verifies Maynilad’s P3.44B claim

Mar 13, 2015 - 6:15 PM

The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System maintains that Maynilad would not incur losses as it is allowed to recover its investments for the rest of the concession period

Pay us P3.44B, Maynilad asks gov’t

Mar 11, 2015 - 2:04 PM

The claims will continue to rise as long as the MWSS refuses to implement the rate hike Maynilad says

Maynilad willing to hike rate in tranches

Jan 06, 2015 - 6:57 PM

The company says it is willing to hike the basic charge in equal tranches for a 3 year period to minimize impact on its customers

Maynilad bares P37M service upgrade in Navotas Fish Port

Nov 28, 2014 - 6:03 PM

Once completed in the first quarter of 2015 water supply is seen to increase in the area from 4 to 5 hours daily to 24 hours a day

MWSS appoints new chief regulator

Jul 09, 2014 - 5:56 PM

UP professor Joel Yu assumes the role after Emmanuel Caparas resigned as acting chief amid a dispute over the proposed adjustment of water rates in 2013

MWSS acting chief regulator resigns

Jun 11, 2014 - 11:43 PM

Emmanuel Caparas resignation which takes effect June 30 comes amid a dispute arbitration over the proposed adjustment of water rates in 2013 by two concessionaires

Maynilad customers to see higher bills in August

Jun 17, 2013 - 6:52 PM

Beginning July 3 Maynilad s average all in tariff will go up P0 17 per cubic meter The increase will be reflected in the August bills of customers

HIGHER BILLS. Maynilad customers will see higher water bills as the water distributor factors in foreign exchange adjustments. Photo from Maynilad's website

Olongapo sells 10% of Subic Water to Maynilad

Mar 24, 2013 - 4:10 PM

Maynilad pays P210 M for the stake in Subic Water which supplies customers in Olongapo and the Subic Bay Freeport Zone

MODERNIZING SERVICES. Olongapo City mayor James Gordon Jr. with Maynilad President and CEO Victorico P. Vargas, wife Anne Marie Gordon, and Olongapo City Consultant James Lorenzana. Photo by Randy Datu

Gov't eyes over $2-B water investments

Mar 13, 2013 - 7:57 PM

The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System says most of the projects will be bid out under the Public Private Partnership scheme

NEW SOURCE. Metro Manila is in dire need of a new water source that will act as a back up to Angat dam. Photo courtesy of the PPP Center

Japan's Marubeni buys stake in Maynilad

Feb 14, 2013 - 3:26 PM

The deal marks Marubeni s entry in the water distribution business

Metro Pacific acquires stake in Cebu water consortium

Jan 07, 2013 - 4:55 PM

The company s water unit signs a deal to acquire 39 of a consortium formed with the Ayala and Gaisano groups for a bulk water project in Cebu

Maynilad water rates up by January

Dec 18, 2012 - 4:00 PM

Maynilad s average charge will rise by 2 8 equivalent to P1 26 per cubic meter of water for unsewered customers and P1 47 per cubic meter for sewered customers

Japanese investment in Maynilad pushed to December

Oct 23, 2012 - 12:12 AM

A deal that would give Marubeni Corp a 20 share in a local water concessionaire has been pushed back again

Watch out for leaking pipes, prevent water contamination--DOH

Jun 12, 2012 - 4:51 PM

Risk of water contamination is higher during the rainy season as pipes usually get submerged in floodwaters the health department warns