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MRT 3 loses another train

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Hundreds of passengers of Metro Rail Transit 3 were unloaded Tuesday afternoon at Ayala Station in Makati City after another train suffered technical difficulties. In its advisory, the DOTr which took over the operations of MRT 3 from Busan Consorti...

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Facebook removes group chat

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Chat feature in all Facebook groups will no longer be available beginning August 22. According to Facebook they already removed the option to start a new chat in Facebook groups last August 16, while users will no longer be able to completely use th...

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EDSA traffic likely to worsen by December

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The Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) expects traffic in EDSA to worsen with the onset of the so-called “ber” months. MMDA said this was because of the increased volume of private vehicles. “Close to 300,000 ang ...

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QC reorganizes bids and awards committee

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Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte issues Executive Order 18 reorganizing the city’s Bids and Award Committee (BAC), BAC Technical Working Group (TWG) and BAC secretariat effective 20 August. “There is a need to reorganize the Bids and Awards Committee in view of the appointment/ reappointm...

Belmonte intensifies anti-dengue drive in QC

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Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte said the concerted efforts and systematic ploys of various sectors were vital to fight the dreaded dengue disease. With the nationwide dengue epidemic, Belmonte said the city government is geared towards attacking “dengue from multiple fronts possible&...

Belmonte has zero tolerance for corruption

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With absolutely zero tolerance for corruption, Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte warned her subordinates on Thursday of unfavorable circumstances for any illegal acts in their performance of their duties. To recall, Belmonte stumbled on a wet and dry market under the Luzon flyover and discovered that ...

QC sets up fever surveillance lanes

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The Quezon City Health Department (QCHD) has put up fever surveillance lanes in the city’s health centers to closely monitor cases of dengue, leptospirosis, viral illnesses, and other febrile conditions. City Health Officer Dra. Esperanza Arias said the move is necessary as dengue and le...

Belmonte appoints new QC market administrator

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True to her commitment to make Quezon City a model in good governance, Mayor Joy Belmonte has instituted measures to put order in the administration of public and private markets in the city by designating a new team to handle its day-to-day operations. Mayor Belmonte has issued two office orders d...

Vendors allowed to stay under Luzon flyover in QC

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Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte said she allowed vendors at an illegal public market under Luzon flyover to continue their operations while the local government is still looking for a permanent relocation site. In a Facebook post , Belmonte said she informed the Department of Public Works and H...

QC launches 'Libreng Sakay' along Commonwealth Ave.

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Commuters waiting for buses along Commonwealth Avenue no longer have to occupy one side of the highway to catch a ride. The Quezon City government has launched a “Libreng Sakay” program where commuters can ride buses for free going to EDSA-Quezon Avenue. The idea was a brainchild of Qu...

Quezon City intensifies anti-dengue campaign

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With the rise in deaths due to dengue in recent months, Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte has ordered an intensified anti-dengue drive in the city’s 10 barangays with the most number of dengue cases. These are Barangays Fairview, Payatas, Commonwealth, Holy Spirit, Batasan, Pasong Tamo, Bagong S...

Belmonte  orders probe on corrupt QC execs

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 Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte ordered an extensive probe on the supposed shady market deal in the city. “Walang puwang ang anumang uri katiwalian sa aking administrasyon. Dapat nating imbestigahan ang anomalyang ito para mapapanagot ang sinumang nasa likod nito (Corruption has no place...

QC councilor proposes cash rewards for illegal drug info

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A Quezon City councilor has proposed an ordinance that provides cash rewards to individuals who give information on syndicates with illegal drug links. Fifth District Councilor Allan Butch Francisco said establishing the Informant Incentive and Reward System for High Value and High Profile Illegal ...