Stuff to do (06/03/22)

1 of 2 CCP screens classic films Macho Dancer, Manila By Night for free LOOK back at the socio-political landscape of the 1980s Manila through the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) Arthouse Cinema’s back-to-back screenings of National Artist for Film Lino Brocka’s Macho Dancer and National Artist for Film Ishmael Bernal’s Manila By Night […]

Manila Water readies lab for virus detection in wastewater

MANILA Water Co., Inc. announced on Tuesday that it plans to build a molecular laboratory for wastewater surveillance over SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). “The project is part of the company’s COVID-19 response and is aimed to detect and quantify the SARS-CoV-2 in wastewater using polymerase chain reaction (PCR) machines that […]

Manila Water profit down 18% to P3.7B

MANILA Water Co., Inc. reported a consolidated earnings of P3.7 billion for 2021, which was 18% lower than the previous year due to the pandemic. “The full-year effect of the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic impacted customer demand and business operations, even as domestic and international operations outside the East Zone Concession showed improved performance,” […]

MC Awarded Integrated Railway Systems and Trackwork Contract for Metro Manila Subway Project in the Philippines

TOKYO, Feb 14, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded from the Philippines’ Department of Transportation (DOTr) to deliver the integrated railway systems and trackwork for the Metro Manila Subway. The awarded contract is worth approximately 140 billion yen and slated for completion […]

Gov’t breaks ground on Manila subway’s Camp Aguinaldo Station

THE DEPARTMENT of Transportation and the Department of National Defense on Thursday broke ground on the Metro Manila Subway Project’s Camp Aguinaldo Station. Pre-construction works prior to the main construction of the Camp Aguinaldo Station include the “replication works of affected living quarters and medical gas storage, and rehabilitation of [a] warehouse,” the Transportation department […]