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Typhoon 'Quiel' leaves PAR

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Typhoon Quiel left the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) but the tail-end of a cold front is expected to induce rain over the northern part of Luzon on Saturday. In an early morning weather forecast, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and...

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Makati holds free mass wedding

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Thirty-five indigent couples tied the knot during the recent annual mass wedding sponsored by the Makati city government. And with the city taking care of their gowns, suits, and rings, all  they had to do was show up at the Makati Sports Club in Barangay Bel-Air.  Mayor Abby Binay said t...

Makati treats 11,938 schoolchildren to free educational tours

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Some 11,938 preschool and Grade 1 pupils from Makati’s public schools are joining the free educational field trips sponsored by the city government of Makati on November 4 to December 10. Makati Mayor Abby Binay said the off-campus activities have been made part of the city’s Project FR...

Makati provides assistance to 111 fire victims

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Makati City provided food and non-food items to 111 residents of Barangay Cembo who lost their houses in a fire on November 2. The Makati Social Welfare Department (MSWD) said that the affected residents are currently staying at the 3rd floor of the Barangay Hall of Cembo. Mayor Abigail &ldqu...

Makati posts highest coverage in polio vaccination 

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Makati City achieved the highest coverage rate in the 14-day oral polio vaccination (OPV) drive among 17 cities in Metro Manila, according to a report of the Department of Health (DOH) dated October 27, 2019. The DOH report showed that a total 52,978 children aged zero to 59 months old in the city ...

Makati issues traffic advisory for Undas

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In observance of All Saints Day 2019, the Makati Public Safety Department said it will implement road closures and traffic rerouting on October 31, Thursday, starting at 12:01am up to 12 midnight of November 2, Saturday. Kindly observe the following directives accordingly: Closed to Traffic: ...

Makati finalist in World Smart Cities Awards

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Makati Mayor Abby Binay said the city has been selected as a finalist for the World Smart Cities Awards this year, which will be presented during the Smart City Expo World Congress to be held in Barcelona, Spain from November 19 to 21. The mayor said Makati is the only local government unit fr...

MRT-3 cuts service after a person falls to rail track in Makati

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Metro Rail Transit (MRT) Line 3 ran partial operations from North Ave. to Shaw Boulevard in the afternoon of October 15, after an individual reportedly fell to the rail track in Makati City. MRT 3 suspended its operations from Boni Ave. in Mandaluyong City to Taft Ave. in Pasay City. “At 12:...

Makati rewards 3,000 teachers with electronic gadgets

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More than 3,000 Makati teachers have received gadget kits during the World Teacher’s Day. The teacher’s kit include bluetooth speaker, wireless presenter, tumbler, teacher’s plan, students data record and first aid kit. The bag also contained a pouch with school supplies, notepad...

Makati celebrates World Teachers’ Day

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Mayor Abby Binay ordered the suspension of classes in all public elementary, secondary, and tertiary schools in Makati City on October 4 in celebration of the World Teachers’ Day, Binay issued Executive Order No. 3 "to revitalize the image of teaching as a vocation by increasing pub...

Makati awards P100,000 cash gift to centenarian

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Makati Mayor Abby Binay has personally handed a P100,000 cash gift and a plaque of recognition to the city’s 59th centenarian at her home in Barangay Bel-Air.. The mayor expressed pleasure at being able to meet Makati’s newest centenarian, Mrs. Nellie Delgado. “I am very hap...