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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. ADB Prioritizes Water In Philippines Lending Program Plans

    26 Apr 2019- 10:03 by Local Press Report MANILA Phil Star Global Improving water supply in the country is among the priorities of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) as it ramps up lending to the Philippines under its current country operations business plan ...

    Local Press Report - 04/26/2019 - 10:03

  7. Manila Water Secures $168 Million USD Loan For Acquisition Of Thailand Utility

    2 Mar 2019- 11:19 by Local Press Report MANILA PhilStar Ayala-led Manila Water Co. Inc. has secured an P8.7 billion loan to finance its acquisition of 18.7 percent stake in Eastern Water Resources Development and Management Public Co. Ltd. Eastern Water i ...

    Local Press Report - 03/02/2019 - 11:19

  8. ADB Approves $300 Million USD For Philippine PPPs

    20 Aug 2018- 08:50 by Local Press Report MANILA Enquirer The Asian Development Bank will extend to the Philippines a $300 million USD loan aimed at boosting private sector participation in the Duterte administration’s ambitious “Build, Build, Build” infra ...

    Local Press Report - 08/20/2018 - 08:50

  9. 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

  10. Manila Water and Mitsubishi to Undertake Major Yangon Project

    27 Mar 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report MANILA Inquirer.net Manila Water Company Inc. and partner Mitsubishi Corp. are eyeing a large-scale project that would help reduce non-revenue water in Yangon, Myanmar. In a statement, Manila Water said it was expe ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2017 - 09:52

  11. Government Scouts for New Sources as Shortage Threatens

    15 Nov 2016- 07:57 by Local Press Report MANILA Business Mirror The government is now identifying possible raw-water sources for Metro Manila, after the University of the Philippines National Engineering Center warned of a water shortage starting next yea ...

    Local Press Report - 11/15/2016 - 07:57

  12. Two-year Delay Seen in Kaliwa Dam Project

    7 Nov 2016- 03:19 by Local Press Report MANILA Business World Metro Manila’s new water source will be ready two years later than scheduled after the change in leadership altered key details of the project, including the implementing government agency. Inn ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2016 - 03:19

  13. Water Crisis Looms in Metro Manila

    1 Nov 2016- 10:10 by Local Press Report MANILA Inquirer.net According to Maynilad Water Services Inc. president and CEO Romancito Fernandez, disaster risks—the 49-year-old Angat reservoir system sits on the West Valley Fault in Bulacan province—and climat ...

    Local Press Report - 11/01/2016 - 10:10

  14. Philippines Shuts Down Nickel Mines for Environmental Violations

    20 Jul 2016- 09:33 by Local Press Report MANILA Bloomberg The Philippines suspended the operations of Berong Nickel Corp., adding to the list of miners that the government has shuttered for failing to meet environmental and welfare standards. Mining in th ...

    Local Press Report - 07/20/2016 - 09:35

  15. Philippines' MWSS Questioned Over Water Bills

    10 Jun 2016- 08:51 by Local Press Report MANILA Philippine Star The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS), the agency that ensures uninterrupted and adequate supply and distribution of potable water in the country at just and equitable rates, ...

    Local Press Report - 06/10/2016 - 08:51

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