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Undersecretary Jonathan Malaya says clearing roads is not comparable with the anti-drug drive, where officials are threatened with administrative and criminal complaints
Marikina Mayor Marcelino Teodoro also plans to provide decent places and microfinancing for sidewalk vendors and ambulant vendors from nearby cities and municipalities
But there was also dengue fever, a tricycle tussle, an anti-drug campaign, and the city government’s budget to sort out
Senator Francis Pangilinan has filed a bill that seeks to guarantee and protect the right of Filipinos to travel safely, conveniently, affordably, and with dignity
'The reason for the injunction is that the MMDA admitted that they have no power and it belongs to the LGU. It's an opportunity for us to review this particular aspect,' says Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon
Senator Sherwin Gatchalian says his 'Proof of Parking' bill, if passed, will help stop the practice of car owners of using streets as parking lots
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(UPDATED) MMDA traffic chief Bong Nebrija says the problem lies with the lack of discipline among bus drivers who swerve lanes, causing traffic buildup
A 'combination' of road and transportation projects is expected to ease congestion in Metro Manila, making the short drive possible, says the government
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority says it has yet to receive a copy of the preliminary injunction stopping the implementation of the provincial bus ban
During the dry run, provincial buses will be banned from passing through EDSA from 4 am to 10 pm
If mayors fail to do so, they will face administrative complaints
Press release: Now on its second run, BUYanihan Bazaar aims to raise money to implement its emergency response program and help more Filipinos affected by disasters
'I'm confident that with this kind of equipment, training and people, we would be very able to respond effectively,' says MMDA chief Danilo Lim
Earthquake drill participants deal with the challenge of simulating rescue and response in the dark and at a time when most people are still asleep
Online, Metro Manila residents have mixed reactions to the early earthquake drill. Some appreciated the realistic timing while others criticized the MMDA for rousing them from sleep.
The second edition will be called the Metro Manila Summer Film Festival
(3rd UPDATE) DILG Undersecretary Epimaco Densing says the order will be formalized through a memorandum circular that would also cover mayors across the Philippines
(3rd UPDATE) If the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board allows it, no jeepneys would be allowed to travel directly between the two high-traffic areas
The solution involves threatening Metro Manila mayors with suspension
What's new from Yabu? Curry Cheese Gyoza and a different kind of katsu curry!
The annual earthquake drill will start as early as 4 am 'when most Metro Manila residents are at home and asleep' to test the response capabilities and preparedness of local government units and the private sector
Manila Mayor Isko Moreno says President Rodrigo Duterte should be given a chance to solve traffic problems, but with safeguards in place if ever emergency powers are granted
(3rd UPDATE) Manila Mayor Isko Moreno offers P1 million for the arrest of the 7 unidentified suspects
The two attended the MFFF press briefing announcing the first 4 entries to the festival's 2019 run
Manila Water says it is drawing more supply from its treatment plant in Rizal and from deep wells, and was able to reduce its system loss
These are the films that are part of this year's 'Magic 8'
The Manila mayor also promises that the city government will police drivers who are operating without franchises and are found to be disobeying traffic rules
Vice President Leni Robredo never said the water crisis could be solved by widening water pipes
The planned in-city relocation will be 22 stories tall, with units to be as big as 36 square meters
The 'Something in the Rain' actor is coming this September for another fan meet!
Here is the schedule of service interruptions for Maynilad customers in Metro Manila, Bulacan, and Cavite
Here is the schedule of service interruptions for Manila Water customers in Metro Manila and Rizal
Despite the rain, Metro Manila's main water source is still at critical level
Colliers International Philippines recommends that flexible workspace operators partner with certain cities to better capture the outsourcing market
'We hope you extend your understanding of the situation, in keeping with the safety and security of everyone,' the Metro Manila Pride says in a statement
Effective immediately, the new mayor's first order is part of a wide-ranging review of Pasig City's mobility and traffic situation
5 drag queens nearing their senior years march for equality alongside their younger LGBTQ+ 'apos'
'Someday, discrimination will fail and Pride will win,' says Senator Risa Hontiveros
'Now is the time to use our voices in the fight for human rights,' says Metro Manila Pride in a Facebook post
'At Pride, we come together to resist oppression and social injustice in all its forms,' says Metro Manila pride co-coordinator Nicky Castillo
Iza Calzado, Nadine Lustre, Bb Pilipinas queens Patch Magtanong and Resham Saeed are among those who joined the annual event
A Manila Pride organizer says the march 'is a human rights movement – and as such, is a call for active solidarity with other marginalized communities'
'We want to be known as an inclusive community. We can only do that by recognizing everybody as all equal to each other,' says Marikina City Mayor Marcelino Teodoro
(UPDATED) This is almost thrice the number of participants in last year's Metro Manila Pride March
'Like all of you, I continue to dream of a Philippines, and a world, where all of us, regardless of differences, can act with respect, walk free from fear, and stand with pride and dignity,' says Vice President Leni Robredo
Check out this quick guide for Metro Manila Pride