Latest Metro Manila Stories

2011-04-28 11:30:00

PLANTATION, Fla., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- C3/CustomerContactChannels ("C3"), a global provider of BPO services, announced that the Company has finalized plans for its expansion in the Philippines.

2011-04-17 07:11:53

Manila authorities are posting pictures of vehicles that speed on a website in an attempt to stop drivers from breaking the law.

2010-01-25 12:30:00

MANILA, Philippines, January 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Energtek Inc., a world leader in the development of Adsorbed Natural Gas (ANG) technology, announced that the Philippine's Ministry of Transportation successfully completed a lengthy field trial of the company's CNG Lite(TM) system for small vehicles. The trial was the most comprehensive road test to date for the company's alternative motor-fuel system, which is powered by proprietary ANG technology.

2008-07-16 06:00:31

Text of report in English by Philippine newspaper The Philippine Star website on 15 July The Ninoy Aquino International Airport Passenger Terminal 3 (NAIA- 3), which opens next week, will be a "terror-proof, accident-free and criminal-shielded airport," the head of the presidential task force overseeing its operations said yesterday.

2006-09-04 04:13:36

MANILA (Reuters) - Imelda Marcos, the Philippines' former first lady, may return to politics next year and run for mayor of the capital Manila, her eldest daughter Imee said on Monday.

2006-06-29 02:37:44

By Manny Mogato MANILA (Reuters) - Civilian rescue teams with stretchers rushed to help stunned people at a high-end mall in Manila on Thursday as Philippine police staged a mock bombing to test preparedness for a terrorist attack.

2006-02-03 21:27:47

MANILA (Reuters) - Sixty-six people were killed in a stampede at a stadium in the Philippine capital, Manila, on Saturday as they lined up to get tickets for a popular television gameshow, police and local officials said.

2005-07-08 03:13:49

MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippine military said on Friday the capital of Manila was now on the highest state of alert, following a growing chorus of calls on embattled President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo to resign.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.