Manila Water scrambles for quick fixes, hit for ‘self-inflicted’ crisis

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Fri, 22 Mar 2019 23:08:04 +0000

Manila Water scrambles for quick fixes, hit for ‘self-inflicted’ crisis

(First of two parts) Ferdinand dela Cruz was up earlier than usual on March 6, checking the water level at La Mesa Dam, a facility managed by Manila Water Company Inc., of which he has been president and CEO for the last 20 months. The Ayala-controlled utility had announced the day before that it would […]

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Duterte to decide on fate of MWSS execs next month

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 15:12:52 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte will wait and see until April 15 before he decides whether or not to fire officials of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) over the water supply shortage that has been gripping parts of Metro Manila and Rizal.

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MWSS regulator may face contempt – solon

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 05:10:06 +0000

MWSS regulator may face contempt – solon

MWSS Chief Regulator Patrick Lester Ty may be cited in contempt if he fails to submit the possible penalties against the Manila Water.

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Opposition bets hit MWSS for ‘clear failure of oversight’ amid water shortage

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:01:43 +0000

Opposition senatorial candidates on Wednesday slammed the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System’s (MWSS) for its oversight

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Solon: MWSS getting at least P1B from Manila Water, Maynilad yearly

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 04:18:20 +0000

Danilo Suarez

The budget of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) should come from the annual General Appropriations Act (GAA) instead of coming from the water concessionaires, House Minority Leader Danilo Suarez said Wednesday. 

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Lawmakers ask Duterte to fire MWSS execs

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 23:25:24 +0000

Lawmakers ask Duterte to fire MWSS execs

Lawmakers are demanding the ouster of top officials of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS), a regulatory agency, for their failure to prevent the water shortage in large parts of Metro Manila.

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Duterte to meet with MWSS execs in Palace over water shortage 

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:06:37 +0000

Duterte to meet with MWSS execs in Palace over water shortage 

President Duterte would be meeting with officials of the MWSS in Malacañang following the water shortage that hit some parts of Metro Manila.

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