Navotas (Philippines)

Type: City
Name: Navotas (Philippines)
Country: Philippines
Latitude: 14.42
Longitude: 121.230003
population: 3,220
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Metro mayors urged to require establishments to install spy cams

LUNETA LOOKOUTS Tourism Secretary Ramon Jimenez Jr. and National Parks Development Committee Executive Director Juliet Villegas inspect the command center for the CCTV cameras installed around Rizal Park. INQUIRER FILE PHOTOMANILA, Philippines—Interior ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Bishop thumbs down Manila Bay project

—A Catholic prelate remains firm in his opposition to the Manila Bay reclamation project, stressing it should not be allowed to push through.Manila Auxilliary Bishop Broderick Pabillo explained that sough-after economic progress does not have to mean ... [Published CBCP News - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Isko: Generals with trucking firms lobbied for lifting of truck ban

MANILA, Philippines - Police and military officials operating trucking firms at Port Area, Manila had lobbied for the lifting of the truck ban in the capital, Manila Vice Mayor Isko Moreno bared yesterday.He told reporters during the weekly Kapihan sa ... [Published ABS-CBN News - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Traffic also a national security concern

Congestion on Metro Manila’s streets -- which forces commuters and motorists to spend as much as four hours on the road everyday -- “creates instability and immobility,” former national security adviser Jose T. Almonte said.If “unreasonably sustained,” ... [Published Business World - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

DOE identifies add’l 200-MW power supply

The on-the-fence power generating facility of Petron Corporation as well as the Navotas land-based gas turbine plant of Millenium Holdings with combined potential capacity of 200-megawatts would be among the bulk providers being eyed by government for ... [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Meralco eyes 200-MW add’l capacity from idle plants

Hits: 11Manila Electric Co. (Meralco), the country’s largest power distributor, is eyeing as much as 200-megawatt additional capacity it can possibly tap from dormant plants within Luzon in order to fill the gap in power supply needed by early 2015.In ... [Published Philippine Department of Energy - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

A tale of Manila traffic and a monument

Photo posted by Skyscrapercity.com user The AvengerThe government has come under fire from historical conservationists for agreeing to the removal of the historic Anda Monument from its present site in a roundabout in Bonifacio Drive, Manila. But the ... [Published Rappler - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Hunk cop is Misters PH Int’l

Four men, including a police officer, will represent the Philippines in separate male pageants abroad after they won in the 2014 Misters of the Philippines contest held at the University of Makati City last Sunday night.Proclaimed winners were Police ... [Published Tempo - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

‘Gravity well’ of stupidity

8:49 pmBen D. KritzIn astronomy, a “gravity well” is a concept that describes the attractive force of a body of mass; the larger the mass, the more gravity it has, and therefore, the “deeper” the well.We have a gravity well right here in Metro Manila, ... [Published Manila Times - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

‘Pantalan’ to avoid monster traffic 2 22 minutes ago

THREE national government agencies, three local governments and the operator of the  North Luzon Expressway finally created on Saturday “Task Force Pantalan” to address the congestion at the Port of Manila which is causing a pile-up of cargo trucks in ... [Published Manila Standard Today - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

COA, groups audit CCT, bunkhouses

By Joey Gabieta | Inquirer VisayasBunkhouses constructed in Barangay (village) Sagkahan, Tacloban City, for the victims of Super Typhoon Yolanda. INQUIRER FILE PHOTOTACLOBAN CITY—Six teams from the Commission on Audit (COA), together with civil society ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 3 reports

Task force to address port congestion

MANILA: The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO), North Luzon Expressway (NLEX) and local government units (LGUs) of Caloocan, Navotas, Malabon ... [Published Qatar Peninsula - Sep 06 2014]

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"We agreed to the transfer to protect the monument because of heavy vehicle flow in the area. If even just one car goes off course, it could damage the monument" Diokno told Rappler on Tuesday, September 9
Asis said the DPWH has to "coordinate with" the NHCP on where to transfer the monument, but said it will be moved to a nearby place. "We are finalizing plans. Hopefully, we would finish with the plans next week" he said.— BM, GMA News
Tolentino MMDA is in talks with the NLEX Authority regarding the use of one tollgate as another lane for private vehicles. "We have requested NLEX to let one of the tollgates going to the North be used as counterflow lane for private vehicles."
"Once the trucks reach Navotas, drivers once again have to drive in single file because only one entry lane is open at the pier" Go said

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Recycled budget for 2015 feared [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - 5 hours ago]
Metro mayors urged to require establishments to... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 17 2014]
Combating NCR crime: Weekly 'scorecards' for ma... [Published Rappler - Sep 17 2014]
Bishop thumbs down Manila Bay project [Published CBCP News - Sep 17 2014]
Abad submitted sanitized DAP list, says Tiangco [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 16 2014]
Isko: Generals with trucking firms lobbied for ... [Published ABS-CBN News - Sep 16 2014]
Thailand, Vietnam supplying 500,000 tons of ric... [Published Manila Bulletin - Sep 15 2014]
Traffic also a national security concern [Published Business World - Sep 14 2014]
DOE identifies add’l 200-MW power supply [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Sep 14 2014]
Meralco eyes 200-MW add’l capacity from idle pl... [Published Philippine Department of Energy - Sep 11 2014]
A tale of Manila traffic and a monument [Published Rappler - Sep 11 2014]
One lane misapplication causing misery [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 10 2014]
NHCP: Anda monument's transfer for its own safety [Published Rappler - Sep 09 2014]
Video: Removal of Historical Spanish-era ‘Anda ... [Published Kicker Daily News - Sep 09 2014]
Hunk cop is Misters PH Int’l [Published Tempo - Sep 09 2014]
Maynilad allots P133 M for new pipes in Cainta [Published Philippine Star - Sep 08 2014]
3 plants stalled causing 1-hour rolling outages [Published Manila Standard Today - Sep 08 2014]
‘Gravity well’ of stupidity [Published Manila Times - Sep 08 2014]
MMDA says new traffic measure eases Metro traffic [Published Interaksyon - Sep 08 2014]
DPWH to remove Spanish-era Anda Circle in Manil... [Published GMA News Online - Sep 08 2014]
Blackouts in metro as Luzon grid goes on 'red a... [Published Rappler - Sep 08 2014]
CA approves Obando landfill [Published Philippine Star - Sep 07 2014]
NSO opens satellite office in Caloocan City Hall [Published Manila Bulletin - Sep 07 2014]
MMDA to manage gridlocked roads near Manila ports [Published Rappler - Sep 07 2014]
COA, groups audit CCT, bunkhouses [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 06 2014]
Task force to address port congestion [Published Qatar Peninsula - Sep 06 2014]
Palace apologizes for traffic nightmare [Published Philippine Star - Sep 06 2014]
‘Pantalan’ to avoid monster traffic 2 22 minute... [Published Manila Standard Today - Sep 06 2014]
MMDA forms task force 'Pantalan,' tags 5 counte... [Published Interaksyon - Sep 06 2014]
Task Force Pantalan to spearhead decongestion e... [Published Interaksyon - Sep 06 2014]
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