Category: Paranaque

Parañaque cracks down on illegal garbage trucks

By Perseus Echeminada (The Philippine Star) | Updated July 7, 2014 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – Parañaque City  Mayor Edwin Olivarez  ordered yesterday a crackdown on garbage trucks whose operators continue to deposit garbage at an illegal dump he...

P67-M relocation fund missing – Parañaque mayor

By Perseus Echeminada (The Philippine Star) | Updated July 8, 2014 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – More than half of P100 million provided by the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) for the relocation of informal settlers living...

50 students faint in Parañaque school drill

From gmanetwork.com: July 3, 2014 5:36pm     Some 50 students fainted after taking part in an earthquake drill in Parañaque City on Thursday, prompting school officials to suspend classes for the day.But school...

Paranaque mayor orders closure of illegal dump

Parañaque City Mayor Edwin L. Olivarez today said he has ordered the closure of an illegal garbage dump along C-5 Road, near the runway of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, for operating without any...

Good News! Metro Manila rice prices reduced

From tempo.com.ph: (July 2, 2014) An organization of rice retailers has agreed to reduce rice prices by P2 per kilogram in Metro Manila markets, the National Food Authority (NFA) said yesterday. Rice retailer-members of...

Paranaque flood control program passes first test

Parañaque City Mayor Edwin L. Olivarez today said the absence of floods in the city, even in its most flood-prone areas, during Thursdaynight’s heavy downpour is a very encouraging sign that the city’s ongoing flood...

PNP: Abu Sayyaf commander arrested in Parañaque

From gmanetwork.com: June 11, 2014 11:59am   (Updated 3:40 p.m.) The Philippine National Police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested a “top” official of the Abu Sayyaf bandit group in Parañaque City.   A post on...

Paranaque Mayor bares support for new airport project

Parañaque City Mayor fully supports the proposal of business conglomerate San Miguel Corporation to build a new airport off Manila Bay, saying that the country badly needs a new and modern gateway given the...

Paranaque public education system gets boost in time for SY 2014-2015

Parañaque City Mayor Edwin L. Olivarez today announced major improvements in the city’s public education system for the upcoming school year that starts next month with the opening of four new school campuses and...

P300,000 offered for arrest of Nelson Antonio for the murder of his father Antonio Antonio

Law enforcement agents have intensified their hunt for Nelson Bermejo Antonio, the 44-year old man accused of  killing   his businessman-father Antonio Pabalan Antonio in a fit of rage inside their house in Las Pinas...