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EXPLAINER: What caused Manila Water's service problems?

Mar 12, 2019 - 8:30 PM

Affected residents will have to wait for heavy rain to fill up the La Mesa Dam. In the long term, Manila Water eyes more water sources as a permanent fix.

Residents of Hill top, Brgy. Bagong Ilog in Pasig City on March 12, 2019, queue for water after the barangay experienced water shortage for several days cause by the operational adjustments conducted by Manila Water. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Manila Water on the hunt for new water sources

Mar 12, 2019 - 7:26 PM

(UPDATED) Manila Water is looking to replenish and add to its supply of water to quench the demand

A volunteer distributes water from a firetruck to residents of Barangay Oranbo, Pasig City on March 12 2019. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Maynilad to share supply with Manila Water

Mar 12, 2019 - 5:10 PM

The water sharing scheme will be done on a 'staggered' basis, possibly as early as March but more certain by April

ADJUSTMENTS. MWSS approves an increase in Maynilad water rates and a reduction in Manila Water tariffs. Photo by AFP