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NWRB to cut water allocation to MWSS on Saturday

June 21, 2019

The National Water Resources Board (NWRB) will further reduce allocation for the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) to 36 cubic meters per second from 40 cubic meters per second after Angat Dam breached critical water level.  “From (Saturday) until

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Duterte not expected to sign deals with Thai businessmen: Lopez

June 21, 2019

President Rodrigo Duterte is not expected to sign any deals with Thai businessmen during his visit at Bangkok at the 34th ASEAN ( Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Summit. Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez, in a press briefing, said

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West Philippine Sea issues will not affect economic activities: Lopez

June 21, 2019

Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez on Friday said the issues in the West Philippine Sea doesn’t affect commercial activities between the Philippines and China. In a press briefing in Bangkok, Lopez said there are no restrictions on commercial vessels

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MWSS asks Manila Water, Maynilad to explain unannounced service interruptions

June 21, 2019

The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) on Friday asked Metro Manila water concessionaires to explain recent unannounced water service interruptions. “We already sent them a letter asking them to give explanation and warning them that they should follow the

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Former Foreign Affairs Secretary del Rosario barred from entering HK

June 21, 2019

Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario on Friday was barred from entering Hong Kong airport by immigration officials, a month after ex-Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales was also denied entry. Del Rosario was supposed to attend a board meeting and shareholders’

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Panelo says calling him lawyer of Chinese gov’t is ”sheer non sequitur”

June 21, 2019

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo on Friday said calling him a lawyer of the Chinese government is “sheer non sequitur” and a “shallow” analysis of his examination of the Recto Bank incident. This was Panelo’s response to the recent statement of

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Duterte ”welcomes joint investigation” with China on Recto Bank: Panelo

June 21, 2019

President Rodrigo Duterte welcomed a joint investigation with the Chinese government over the collision between a Philippine and Chinese ship  in Recto Bank, according to Presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo on Thursday. “The President welcomes a joint investigation and an early

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Palace condoles with Garcia family, says contributions were ”nonpareil”

June 21, 2019

Malacanang on Friday expressed its deep condolences to the family and friends of veteran actor and director Eddie Garcia. “The Palace extends its deep condolences to the family, friends, colleagues, fans and loved ones of screen icon, as well as

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