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  1. ADB Funding For Metro Manila Water Supply Project

    25 Jun 2020- 07:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $126 Million USD loan to the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) of Philippines capital Manila to support construction of a 15 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/25/2020 - 07:09

  2. Possible "Out-of-court" Agreement Between Duterte And Manila Water Companies

    6 May 2020- 07:15 by Local Press Report MANILA Inquirer News An “out-of-court settlement” is possible between the government and Metro Manila’s water concessionaires, Malacañang said Tuesday. President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday night apologized to busines ...

    Local Press Report - 05/06/2020 - 07:15

  3. Coronavirus Expected To Drive Up Manila Water Usage

    24 Mar 2020- 10:16 by Local Press Report MANILA Manila Bulletin The water consumption of Metro Manila and its nearby provinces is expected to spike during the community quarantine ordered by President Rodrigo Duterte as a measure to prevent the spread of ...

    Local Press Report - 03/26/2020 - 13:33

  4. Duterte Reaches Out To Manila Water Utilities

    12 Mar 2020- 10:02 by Local Press Report MANILA Inquirer News President Rodrigo Duterte is willing to meet and talk with the two Metro Manila water concessionaires to settle the dispute over allegedly onerous water contracts, but he said it has to be in p ...

    Local Press Report - 03/12/2020 - 10:02

  5. Razon To Acquire Controlling Share Of Manila Water

    10 Feb 2020- 11:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines Less than a week after announcing acquisition of 25 percent of Manila Water Company, Philippines billionaire Enrique Razon’s company, Trident Water has increased its holding in Manila Water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/10/2020 - 11:19

  6. ADB Will Mediate Manila Water Utilities' Concession Agreement

    6 Feb 2020- 06:25 by Local Press Report MANILA Manila Standard House leaders said Sunday the entry of the Asian Development Bank in crafting a new concession agreement with the two water concessionaires―Maynilad Water Services Inc. and Manila Water Co. In ...

    Local Press Report - 02/06/2020 - 06:25

  7. Manila Water Divests 25 Percent

    3 Feb 2020- 08:03 by Local Press Report MANILA Inquirer.net The Razon group’s Prime Metroline Holdings Inc. has signed with the Ayala group’s Manila Water Co. Inc. a subscription agreement for the acquisition of a 25-percent stake in the latter. “Our part ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2020 - 08:03

  8. Share Values Plunge As Philippines Prez Threatens Military Takeover Of Capital's Water Concessionaires

    16 Dec 2019- 09:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has claimed he will suspend concession agreements with Manila Water Co (Manila Water) and Maynilad Water Services (Maylinad) if the water companies do  ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/16/2019 - 09:09

  9. Philippines Water Utilities Face Duterte Accusations

    10 Dec 2019- 11:49 by Local Press Report MANILA Business Mirror President Duterte said he is keen on meeting with the officials from Manila Water and Maynilad, as well as the government lawyers who were behind the 1997 water concession agreements, which t ...

    Local Press Report - 12/11/2019 - 10:05

  10. Philippines Water Concessionaires Prohibited From Passing On Financial Penalties To Consumers

    11 Oct 2019- 09:04 by Local Press Report MANILA ABS-CBN News Manila Water and Maynilad are prohibited from passing on to consumers any financial penalties imposed by courts as stipulated in their concession agreements, a regulator said Friday. The Supreme ...

    Local Press Report - 10/11/2019 - 09:04

  11. Philippines Auditors Question Kaliwa Dam Contract Award To Chinese Contractors

    20 Aug 2019- 11:42 by Local Press Report MANILA The Commission on Audit (COA) questioned the selection of the contractor for the New Centennial Water Source-Kaliwa Dam Project which would be funded through an Official Development Assistance loan. Accordin ...

    Local Press Report - 08/20/2019 - 11:48

  12. MWSS Board Member Claims No Knowledge Of Controversial Kaliwa Dam

    13 Aug 2019- 07:21 by OOSKAnews Info MANILA, Philippines A newly appointed member of the Manila, Philipines, Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS), has claimed that he has no personal knowledge of the high-profile and controversial Kaliwa Dam ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/13/2019 - 07:21

  13. Killings Of Water Activists Quadrupled In 2018

    2 Aug 2019- 09:53 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Human rights watch-dog Global Witness has launched its 2018 annual investigative report on attacks on "defenders" of land and environmental rights.  According to "Enemies of ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/26/2019 - 10:43

  14. Multiple Options Should Be Made Available For Climate Change Adaptation

    23 Jun 2019- 08:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines A new Economics Working Paper from the Asian Development Bank examines the effect of climate change and a Phillippines island community’s adaptation strategies in the aftermath of a 7.2 ear ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/23/2019 - 08:46

  15. Manila Braces For Water Interruptions As Angat Dam Level Continues To Fall

    23 Jun 2019- 08:08 by Local Press Report MANILA ABS CBN News Regulators and water concessionaires are preparing for the possibility that Angat Dam's water may fall further and cause more supply interruptions. Water at Angat Dam already fell below the ...

    Local Press Report - 06/23/2019 - 08:08