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  1. Philippines Minister: No Debt Trap From China-funded Water Infrastructure Projects

    18 Jul 2018- 08:53 by Local Press Report MANILA Xinhuanet News Philippine Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez said on Tuesday that there will be no dangers of so-called debt trap from the China-funded infrastructure projects, adding all the programs are &q ...

    Local Press Report - 07/18/2018 - 08:53

  2. Philippines' Boracay Resort Island No Longer "A Cesspool"

    11 Jul 2018- 12:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines Philippines' Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu said last week that Boracay Island is slowly recovering, two months after its closure to tourists at the end of April as part of intensifi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/11/2018 - 12:26

  3. $90 Million USD From ADB For Cambodia Climate Resilience

    7 Jul 2018- 12:55 by Local Press Report MANILA Khmer Times The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved a $90 million loan on Wednesday to help Cambodia modernise the agriculture sector and enhance climate resilience as part of the $141 million Climate-Frien ...

    Local Press Report - 07/07/2018 - 12:55

  4. South Korea Wants To Cooperate With Philippines In Wastewater Treatment, Water Quality Systems

    11 Jul 2018- 13:19 by Local Press Report MANILA Water and Waste Digest Daegu City, South Korea has submitted a proposal of co-operation to the Philippines to explore advanced technology for wastewater treatment and water quality systems. The proposal invo ...

    Local Press Report - 07/11/2018 - 13:19

  5. Climate Change Expert Challenges "Fake News" About Disappearing Philippines Cities

    3 Jul 2018- 07:47 by OOSKAnews Info MANILA, Philippines Reports from online "news" sources claiming that global warming will lead to seven Philippine cities disappearing underwater in a “few” or “several” years have been challenged by a leading ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/05/2018 - 12:32

  6. Further Manila Water Expansion in Southeast Asia

    4 Jun 2018- 07:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines The President of Manila Water last week announced the company's intention to grow its portfolio in Southeast Asia to 10 Percent of total revenue from the current 5 to 6 Percent (ABS-CBN ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17

  7. Boracay Wetlands Residents Will Not Be Evicted Until Relocation Site Identified

    29 May 2018- 16:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines Island residents in wetlands in Boracay will not be evicted unless they are provided a "decent relocation site", according to the Philippines Department of Environment and Natural ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17

  8. China Does Not Want Philippines Natural Resources As Collateral For Water Financing

    14 May 2018- 10:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Phillipines Philippines Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez has denied claims that China may be asking the country for natural resources as collateral for loans and other financing support related to wa ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17

  9. Philippines: Kaliwa Dam Environmental and Resettlement Concerns

    1 May 2018- 11:23 by Local Press Report MANILA Manila Standard The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System held a consultative meeting on the New Centennial Water Source-Kaliwa Dam Project and dialogued with the project’s stakeholders to address the l ...

    Local Press Report - 05/01/2018 - 11:23

  10. Metro Manila Not at Risk of Becoming Another Boracay

    23 Apr 2018- 10:04 by Local Press Report MANILA Manila Bulletin News Even if it’s facing way bigger sewerage problem than any other place in the Philippines, it is fortunate that the government may never have to find any reason to close down Metro Manila, ...

    Local Press Report - 04/23/2018 - 10:04

  11. Philippines Closes Top Vacation Destination to Tourists For 6 Months For Water and Environmental Rehab. Duterte Had Described Boracay Island As “A Cesspool”

    6 Apr 2018- 08:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines Philippines will close the island of Boracay, the country’s top holiday destination to tourism, for 6 months commencing April 26 to allow environmental and water rehabilitation. The move, a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/06/2018 - 08:05

  12. Philippines Shuts Boracay Island Tourism for Six Month Environmental and Water Rehabilitation Program

    4 Apr 2018- 11:23 by Local Press Report MANILA ABS-CBN News The D'Mall commercial center and Ayala Corp's water unit in Boracay face closure, as the government prepares to solve the island's pollution problem, an official who is helping pla ...

    Local Press Report - 04/04/2018 - 11:23

  13. Philippine Investment Entity Expands Water Industry Footprint

    3 Apr 2018- 07:24 by Local Press Report MANILA ABS-CBN News Metro Pacific Investments Corp said Monday its subsidiary bought 49 percent of one of Vietnam's largest water companies, as it seeks growth opportunities in the Southeast Asian nation. Corpo ...

    Local Press Report - 04/03/2018 - 07:24

  14. "Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines" Addresses Climate Change and Accountability of Big Oil

    28 Mar 2018- 22:01 by Local Press Report MANILA Climate Liability News The Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines is holding the first public hearing of its investigation into whether fossil fuel companies have violated the human rights of its citi ...

    Local Press Report - 03/28/2018 - 22:01

  15. Philippines: NGOs Highlight Need For Clean Water For Marawi Refugees And Returnees

    23 Mar 2018- 05:50 by Local Press Report MANILA International Committee of the Red Cross Five months after the end of the clashes in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur province, humanitarian organizations working on the ground estimate that 81,000 evacuees and re ...

    Local Press Report - 03/23/2018 - 06:17

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