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LTFRB: Only accredited hatchbacks allowed as TNVS

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An official of the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board on Tuesday clarified that hatchbacks were not barred from becoming transport network vehicle service units but only a limited number of these were accredited within a given perio...

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Baclaran vendors set up shop again after clearing ops

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A few hours after the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority carried out clearing operations in Baclaran, illegal vendors came back and set up shop. This time, however, the vendors occupied two lanes of Quirino Avenue in Baclaran, Parañaqu...

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Isko offers P1-M reward for arrest of bank robbers

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Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko” Moreno Domagoso on Thursday offered a P1-million reward for the arrest of seven men who robbed a bank in Binondo, Manila, early Wednesday morning. Police said the robbery took place at the Metrobank branch a...

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Makati centenarian still votes

chrome_reader_modeMay 13, 2019 loyalty

Many elderly voters of Makati City went to polling precincts early Monday to avoid the long queues that typically build up from midday to late afternoon of election day. Among these elderly folk was 100-year-old Marolina Mendoza, a registered voter of Makati for more than 40 years, who voted at a p...

Mayor Binay leads pre-election surveys

chrome_reader_modeMay 11, 2019 loyalty

With only a few days left before the May 13 midterm elections, independent surveys showed Makati Mayor Abby Binay leading consistently by a wide margin against other mayoral candidates. In the latest non-commissioned survey conducted by the RP-Mission and Development Foundation Inc. from May 4 to M...

Various groups endorse Makati Mayor Binay, Team Performance

chrome_reader_modeMay 10, 2019 loyalty

Several organized groups representing different sectors in Makati have come forward to endorse Mayor Abby Binay and her entire Team Performance slate, declaring their full support in the upcoming elections. The groups include Tropang Makati, which consists of former supporters of Kid Peña wh...

INC endorses Binay’s Team Performance in Makati

chrome_reader_modeMay 08, 2019 loyalty

Makati Mayor Abby Binay on Wednesday expressed her gratitude to the Iglesia ni Cristo for endorsing her and her fellow candidates under Team Performance. The INC also endorsed reelectionist Vice Mayor Monique Lagdameo and Rep. Luis Campos, and the mayor’s father, former Vice President Jejomar...

Former VP Binay eyes free skills training for Makati residents

chrome_reader_modeApril 15, 2019 loyalty

Former vice president Jejomar Binay on Monday vowed to establish a scholarship fund to provide free skills training to residents of Makati City if he was elected as congressional representative. “One of the first things I would do is to establish a scholarship fund with the Technical Educatio...

Del Rosario to prioritize health, education in Makati

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Makati City vice mayoral candidate Monsour del Rosario on Thursday vowed to prioritize health and education should he win in the May 13 midterm elections. The former action star turned congressional representative also vowed to serve all residents of Makati City and not just a select few. Del Rosa...

Former VP Binay praises Makati mayor

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Former vice president Jejomar Binay on Monday described his daughter, Makati Mayor Abby Binay, as a true performer and a good administrator who deserved to be reelected for a second term in the May 13, 2019, midterm elections. Binay reaffirmed his support for the mayor, saying she had aptly named h...

Junjun Binay cleared in parking building raps

chrome_reader_modeMarch 22, 2019 loyalty

The Court of Appeals has cleared former Makati City Mayor Jejomar Erwin "Junjun" Binay Jr. of administrative charges over alleged anomalies in the construction of the P2.28-billion Makati City Hall Parking Building II. In a March 18, 2019, resolution penned by Associate Justice Edwin Soro...

Jojo Binay accompanies daughter Abby on Makati rounds

chrome_reader_modeMarch 21, 2019 loyalty

With two of his children vying for mayorship of Makati in the 2019 midterm elections, it was inevitable for former vice president Jejomar Binay to choose whom to support between daughter Abigail and son Jejomar Jr. The Binay patriarch is running for Makati congressional representative under the sla...