Posts Tagged Metro Manila Mayors

Metro Manila mayors to temporarily close cemeteries from Oct. 29 to Nov. 2

Aileen Cerrudo   •   October 13, 2021

MANILA, Philippines—Metro Manila mayors will temporarily close public and private cemeteries from October 29 to November 2. Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chairman Benhur Abalos said the Metro Manila Council...

MMDA: No agreed extension of ECQ in Metro Manila

UNTV News   •   August 14, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) on Saturday denied a news report quoting Paranaque City Mayor Edwin Olivarez that all Metro Manila mayors have agreed to extend...

Metro Manila mayors to implement unified curfew hours beginning March 15

Aileen Cerrudo   •   March 12, 2021

MANILA, Philippines—Metro Manila mayors have agreed to implement a unified curfew from 10:00 p.m. 5:00 a.m. for two weeks starting Monday, March 15 according to Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chairman...

Most Metro Manila mayors vote ‘yes’ to placing NCR under MGCQ beginning March 1

Marje Pelayo   •   February 19, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — Metro Manila mayors, in a close fight, voted 9-8 in favor of placing the entire National Capital Region (NCR) under modified general community quarantine (MGCQ). Among those...

IATF defers reopening of cinemas to March 1

Aileen Cerrudo   •   February 15, 2021

MANILA, Philippines—The Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) will defer the reopening of cinemas, theme parks, and museums after Metro Manila mayors raised concerns over the risk of...

Government to formulate common ordinance on face masks for LGUs

Marje Pelayo   •   July 10, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – The national government is formulating a common ordinance on wearing face masks to be imposed by all local government units (LGU) across the country.  This was among...

Metro Manila mayors favor shift to GCQ by June 1

Marje Pelayo   •   May 27, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — All 17 mayors in Metro Manila have agreed to a recommendation of downgrading measures in the National Capital Region (NCR) from modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) to...

Metro Manila mayors may push for 15-day extension of ECQ

Marje Pelayo   •   May 11, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Metro Manila Council (MMC) has finalized their recommendations on whether to extend or lift the government-imposed enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) in the National Capital Region (NCR). ...

Metro Manila mayors confident of meeting DILG deadline

Aileen Cerrudo   •   August 28, 2019

Metro Manila mayors expressed confidence they would meet the deadline of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) to clear public roads in their area. The mayors have...

Metro Manila Council to suspend classes on Nov. 16 – 17

UNTV News   •   October 10, 2017

MANILA, Philippines – Members of the Metro Manila Council (MMC) have agreed to suspend all levels of both private and public schools in Metro Manila on November 16 and 17...


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