The district of Binondo in Manila is beginning to be cautious in preventing the possible entry of coronavirus especially in the light of the Chinese New Year festivities on January 25. Because many people are expected to be trooping on the streets during the celebration, barangay officials are aware that transmission of the virus is very likely in this area. As a preventive measure, Johnny Sy, chairman of Barangay 297,

This image is about Pasig River Commission for Rehabilitation

President Rodrigo Duterte returned to Manila on Monday after spending the weekend in Davao City, in the midst of government plans for a potential dangerous eruption of Taal Volcano in Batangas. Senator Christopher “Bong” Go, who accompanied the President during the flight, said they were the first to land at Manila airport suspending arrivals and departures due to security concerns following Taal’s Sunday ash explosion. Panelo said that Duterte had

government of Manila

According to the government of Manila City on Friday, hundreds of trucks were used to clean up the mess left behind by thousands of Black Nazarene devotees during the Traslacion 2020. Advertising The Manila Department of Public Services gathered about 330 tons of garbage equal to 68 truckloads during the religious event that took place on Thursday. However, this figure was relatively lower than last year’s figure. On the basis

This image is about the world's worst city to ride

A September 2019 navigation software study by Waze found that because of the traffic woes in the country, Filipinos will need five minutes to travel a one-kilometer stretch of road. This figure increases the possibility that Metro Manila will be named the worst city in the world to drive in for the second year in a row. The Development Authority of Metro Manila (MMDA) pointed to the number of vehicles

This image is about Cha Eun Woo

There is a Korean singer and actor Cha Eun Woo in Manila! The Astro boy group member and “Gangnam Beauty” star will be at the New Frontier Theater on October 26, Saturday for a fan meeting. In a video, Eun Woo said he was looking forward to seeing his fans since it’s his first time to visit the country too. Many Filipino fans are really excited to meet and greet

This image is about Park Seo Joon

Where Korean stars arrived for their corresponding meetings and greetings in Manila on Friday. On September 29, Park Seo Joon is scheduled to have a “fun meeting” at the Mall of Asia Arena as one of homegrown clothing brand Bench’s celebrity endorsers. The Korean actor is famous with his roles in the “What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim” and “Fight for My Way” television series and the “Midnight Runners” and “Divine

This image is about official of DOH

An official health department allayed concerns of a diphtheria epidemic following last week’s death of a Grade 4 student in Manila and the emergence of the illness in some areas of the nation. Calibo stated that there is no outbreak for this and the amount of reported instances of diphtheria is “comparatively falling within the normal range” tracked annually by the health department. The DOH tracked 167 instances of diphtheria

This image is about Lee Dong Wook

Korean actor Lee Dong Wook returns to Manila next month after more than a decade. The Korea Tourism Organization’s Manila office on Monday produced the announcement via its official Facebook page. Lee will be at the SM Megamall Fashion Hall in Manila as part of the #LoveKorea Culture & Travel Fiesta on October 5. Known for his roles in “The Lonely and Great God–Goblin” and “Touch Your Heart,” Lee toured

This image is about Manila Mayor Isko Moreno

Manila Mayor Isko Moreno advised millennials who have just received their diplomas to temper their expectations of how true life operates and acknowledge failures to prevent falling into the depression pits. Moreno — a former scavenger who rose to stardom and ultimately rises to the greatest position of power in the capital city — said his life tale demonstrates that hardships should not be used to explain depression or worse

This photo is about disabled persons through ATM-ID cards

The capital city will soon distribute government identification cards that can be used as cash cards for senior citizens, persons with disabilities and solo parents. Their P500 monthly allowance from the city government will be disbursed through IDs that can be used to withdraw cash and pay bills online, Moreno said shortly before signing an agreement. Cards will be allocated to approximately 200,000 senior citizens, PWDs and solitary parents until