Former President Fidel V. Ramos has defended the contract that his administration signed with Maynilad Water Services Inc. and Manila Water Co. Inc., which President Rodrigo Duterte called "onerous."
President Rodrigo Duterte
President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) founder Nur Misuari as Special Economic Envoy on Islamic Affairs to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in a bid to court the support of Islamic…
Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Saturday (Dec. 14) expressed belief that there is basis for the military to take over water distribution in Metro Manila from the water concessionaires.
Senator Cynthia Villar knows her family would have to buy out either Maynilad Water Services Inc. or Manila Water Corp. since their Prime Water Infrastructure Corp. lacks resources to take over water distribution in Metro Manila.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday evening welcomed a child fighting leukemia in his residence in his hometown in Davao City.
Public Attorney’s Office (PAO) Chief Persida Acosta has asked President Rodrigo Duterte not to allow the budget cuts of the PAO forensic lab by vetoing this provision in the 2020 budget.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday warned that he will order the military to take over the operations of water services in Metro Manila if Maynilad and Manila Water do not get their act together.
The Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism (PCIJ) should request for a copy of President Rodrigo Duterte’s Statement of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth (SALN) for 2018 from the Office of the Ombudsman, not from the Office of the…
President Rodrigo Duterte directed the heads of Manila Water Co. and Maynilad Water Services Inc. to resolve the issues surrounding both water firms with Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) administrator Emmanuel Salamat.
Water concessionaires Maynilad and Manila Water can do their worst but President Rodrigo Duterte will continue to protect the interest of the Filipino people, Malacañang said.
The House Committee on Constitutional Amendments has discreetly approved a resolution seeking to amend the 1987 Constitution by lift the current economics restriction provisions and elevate to five years the fix term of elected officials.
President Rodrigo Duterte met with outgoing Vietnamese Ambassador Ly Quoc Tuan and outgoing Papal Nuncio Archbishop Gabriele Caccia in a farewell call on Wednesday.
House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano on Wednesday said the early approval of the 2020 budget by the bicameral conference committee gave President Rodrigo Duterte sufficient time to review its provisions.
President Rodrigo Duterte will read the letters of Maynilad and Manila Water before the public for “transparency,” Malacañang said on Wednesday.
Roger Casugay, the Filipino surfer who saved an Indonesian competitor, is expected to be conferred with the "Order of Lapu-Lapu" by President Rodrigo Duterte.
President Rodrigo Duterte got mad after finding that consumers have to shoulder penalties Manila Water and Maynilad should have been paying, revealed Justice Undersecretary Markk Perete on Tuesday (Dec. 10).
President Rodrigo Duterte has threatened to “expropriate everything” if he is dissatisfied with the explanation behind the "onerous" concession agreements signed in 1997 between the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) and…
President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday sympathized with the riding public who commute between their workplaces, schools, and homes every day.
Senator Bong Go revealed that Salim-Consunji of Maynilad and Ayalas of Manila Water have sought a meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte to discuss his rants against their "plunderous" water deals.
The Philippine Army Shooting Team will receive a cash incentive amounting to P500,000 for their “sterling performance” in the 2019 ASEAN Armies Rifle Meet (AARM), President Rodrigo Duterte said.
President Rodrigo Duterte is seeking to disbar and "shot down" lawyers responsible for drafting the 1997 water concession agreement which allowed Salim-Consunji's Maynilad and Ayala's Manila Water to "plunder" the country's coffers.