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Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte gives financial assistance to hog raisers from Brgy. Tatalon whose livelihood were affected by African Swine Fever. / Facebook / MayorJoyBelmonte

QC implements preemptive measures vs ASF 

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The Quezon City government has smplemented preemptive measures in two barangays even before the Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI) confirmed the existence of African Swine Fever (ASF) virus in those areas. Mayor Joy Belmonte Belmonte said on Thursday t...

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Two fintech firms team up to fight credit fraud 

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CredoLab, a Singapore-based developer of bank-grade digital credit scorecards based on anonymous smartphone metadata, has partnered with iovation, a TransUnion company, specializing in device-based fraud detection and authentication solutions. Credo...

New cases of ASF in Quezon City

ASF spreads to more QC barangays

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New cases of African Swine Fever (ASF) were detected in Quezon City, according to the Department of Agriculture (DA). In its Swine Bulletin No. 10, the DA said that ASF cases were verified in Barangays Tatalon and Pasong Tamo.  It also reporte...

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QC establishments given one-week deadline to remove obstructions

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Quezon City Joy Belmonte gave business establishments a one-week deadline to remove structures, signs, and other similar obstructions that occupy public roads. Belmonte said notices of violations to the concerned residents and establishment owners were issued as the city intensifies its cleari...

Three POGOs in Eastwood operate without permits--Belmonte

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Several Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGO) in Eastwood City, Libis are operating without permits, according to Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte. Omniworld Enterprise Inc., Singtech Enterprise Inc., and Great Empire Gaming and Amusement Corp. were found to be operating without prope...

Belmonte questions private firm for collecting fees from QC vendors

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Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte asked a private company to explain the daily collection of fees from market vendors under the Luzon Avenue flyover. Belmonte, during an inspection on Monday, met with the vendors, who said they have been paying between P80 to P150 daily to a private company that only ...

QC court junks cases vs. Wellmed owner

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The Quezon City Regional Trial Court (RTC) on Monday dismissed the 17 complaints filed by the Department of Justice (DOJ) against physician Bryan Sy and others implicated in the alleged bogus claims filed by Wellmed Dialysis and Laboratory Center Corp. with the Philippine Health Insurance Corp ...

QC agrees to issue permit within ‘7-to-8 minutes’

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Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte said the city government has met the Department of Trade and Industry’s “7-to-8 minute” requirement in obtaining occupancy permit. In a Facebook post, Belmonte said an occupancy permit can be released within five to eight minutes as part of the city&...

Belmonte eyes QC as business hotspot

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Mayor Joy Belmonte has committed to ease the process of business registration and to automate the process of acquiring permits, payment fees and taxes. Belmonte also stated during her 14-point executive agenda presentation that she plans to turn Quezon City into a business hotspot in order to creat...

QC Council passes gaming regulation ordinance

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The Quezon City Council has approved the Gambling Regulatory Ordinance which seeks to protect the mental health of residents against gambling addiction and to maintain peace and order. Introduced by Ivy Xenia Lagman, Franz Pumaren, Alexis Herrera, Raquel Malañgen, Marvin Rillo, and Godofredo...

QC, LRA join hands to streamline business transactions

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The Quezon City government on Thursday said that its efforts in improving ease of doing business was further boosted after it entered into an agreement with the Land Registration Authority and some utility companies. Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez, who was also the chairperson of the Anti-Red Tape Adv...

QC Council authorizes special use permit for gasoline filling stations

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The Quezon City government in its effort to further promote local employment and economic development, the Quezon City Council passed a resolution authorizing the issuance of a special use permit (SUP) to Uno Fuel, Inc. and Petron Corporation for the construction and operation of gasoline filling st...

Free livelihood training in QC

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As part of the city government’s commitment to alleviate poverty, the Quezon City Council passed a resolution allowing a facility in Barangay Mariana to be utilized for free livelihood trainings and seminars. City Resolution 7632-2018, introduced by Councilor Raquel S. Malangen, authorizes Ma...