Duterte names retired general Morales as new MWSS chair

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 12:09:49 +0000

President Rodrigo Duterte has announced that he had appointed retired army general Ricardo “Dick” Morales as new chairman of the MWSS.

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Water level at Angat Dam breaches critical mark

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 28 Apr 2019 08:54:34 +0000

The water level in Angat Dam on Sunday dropped to 179.93 meters above sea level (masl), breaching its 180-meter minimum requirement, officials said on Sunday.

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Angat dam dips to critical low but water supply in Metro remains steady

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sun, 28 Apr 2019 06:32:21 +0000

THE water level in Angat dam, the main source for Metro Manila, has breached its critical low on Sunday, although the drop was not expected to affect water supply, state…READ

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Manila Water COO steps down

Credit to Author: JORDEENE B. LAGARE| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 03:39:34 +0000

STILL reeling from the water crisis that hit about 1.2 million households in Metro Manila under his watch,  the chief operating officer of the Manila Water Co has stepped down….READ

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Duterte slams MWSS: ‘Why didn’t you prepare for El Niño?’

Credit to Author: cmiranda| Date: Sun, 14 Apr 2019 07:17:15 +0000

Duterte slams MWSS: ‘Why didn’t you prepare for El Niño?’

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte has slammed Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) anew for being unprepared for the El Niño season.

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Poe: Desalination could help, but ‘may not be very practical’ for PH

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 28 Mar 2019 09:51:35 +0000

Poe: Desalination could help, but ‘may not be very practical’ for PH

Senator Grace Poe on Thursday said that while “desalination” could help solve water supply problems, such method might just be impractical.

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LOOK: Manila Water bares reduced hours of water service interruption

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:52:19 +0000

Customers of Manila Water Co. will experience reduced hours of water service interruption in some areas in Metro Manila and Rizal province.

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BREAKING: Duterte seeks help from Singapore, Israel on Metro Manila water woes

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:48:08 +0000

BREAKING: Duterte seeks help from Singapore, Israel on Metro Manila water woes

President Duterte has sought advice from Singapore and Israel on sound water management after water shortage hit parts of Metro Manila, etc.

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MWSS: China-funded Kaliwa Dam’s construction may start July or August

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:03:42 +0000

MWSS: China-funded Kaliwa Dam’s construction may start July or August

The construction of the China-funded Kaliwa Dam may begin in July or August this year, Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) Administrator Reynaldo Velasco said Monday.

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