When HR becomes unpopular

Our human resource (HR) department is unpopular because of its strict implementation of our policies. One other grievance against it is the delayed hiring of new employees. HR also hired a new canteen concessionaire last month that resulted in a minor food poisoning incident recently. How do we manage the situation? — Yellow Banner. First […]

Maynilad says waste reduction from modernization sufficient to supply over 4.3 million people

MAYNILAD Water Services, Inc. said its modernization programs since 2007 helped reduce waste of 838 million liters of water per day (MLD), equivalent to the water needs of some 4.3 million people. “When we took over Maynilad operations 15 years ago, the water distribution network in the West Zone was highly inefficient. We have since […]

Manila Water wins indigenous people consent for Antipolo treatment plant

MANILA WATER Co., Inc. said it obtained consent from indigenous people to build and operate the Wawa-Calawis Water Treatment plant on ancestral land in Antipolo. The company signed a memorandum of agreement with the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) and Katutubong Pamayanan ng mga Dumagat/Remontado as part of the “Free, Prior, and Informed Consent” […]