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MWSS Chief Regulator: No power to punish Manila Water over supply woes

Posted on Monday, 18 March 2019 06:57 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) said on Monday (March 18) that it has no power to punish the Manila Water Company, Inc. even if it...

DOH limits per patient’s watcher in hospitals hit by water shortage

Posted on Friday, 15 March 2019 06:55 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) is looking to strictly implement a ‘one watcher, one patient’ policy in hospitals hit by the Manila Water supply shortage. During a...

Metro water crisis: Duterte orders Manila Water, Maynilad to release Angat Dam water

Posted on Friday, 15 March 2019 03:12 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday (March 15) ordered the Metropolitan Waterworks Sewerage System (MWSS) to demand from Manila Water and Maynilad the release of water supply from...

Congress eyes investigation on water crisis

Posted on Friday, 15 March 2019 10:46 AM | No Comments
The Senate and House of Representatives called on the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS), Maynilad, Manila Water, and the National Water Regulatory Board to explain the water service interruptions...

Malacañang eyes probe on ‘artificial’ Manila Water shortage

Posted on Thursday, 14 March 2019 04:41 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang on Thursday (March 14) raised the possibility that the ongoing water shortage in parts of Metro Manila and Rizal Province and supply issues being experienced by...

MWSS Chief Regulator: Rising population, no new water source caused Manila Water’s supply shortage

Posted on Wednesday, 13 March 2019 02:56 PM | No Comments
The Chief Regulator of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) on Tuesday (March 12) revealed that the rising population in Metro Manila and lack of new water source caused...