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Tuesday, September 20, 2022
Advocates for environmental protection and sustainability welcomed reports of San Miguel Corporation (SMC) that it has completed its clean-up initiative for the Tullahan River, a project to mitigate floodings in northern Metro Manila and help rehabilitate Manila Bay. With the...
Our country is blessed with a pool of water resources. Yet, the problem of water supply persists. Water is essential to irrigate agricultural lands, drive power plants, and serve the needs of industries and for household consumption. And, the growing...
Growing 10 million trees by 2030 to protect and nurture the seven watersheds that supply potable water to Metro Manila, Cavite, Bulacan and Rizal is achievable.   This was the message of Million Trees Foundation, Inc. (MTFI) Chairman Emeritus Gen. Reynaldo...
With the looming onset of the rainy season, focus must now be on the dredging of esteros and the rehabilitation of rivers to avert flooding in the metropolis and other urban centers in the Philippines. Improper garbage disposal and tons...
 QUEZON CITY- San Miguel Corporation (SMC) President and CEO Ramon S. Ang (RSA) urged businessmen to invest more for the social good. Ang made the call as advocates and representatives of organizations for environment protection gathered at the La Mesa...
Typhoon Odette, the strongest typhoon to hit the country last year, affected a total of 2,366,309 families or 8,409, 602 persons. According to Situationer Report No. 39 posted at the NDRRMC (National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council) website, 11 out of...
For almost two years now, we as a nation have been battling the scourge of CoVid 19 that has caused so much suffering among Filipinos and affected the country’s economy.  We have kept faith and we persevered. Slowly, the economy...
QUEZON CITY – Sustained tree planting and reforestation at major watersheds. This in effect is the goal which outgoing Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage system (MWSS) Chairman and OIC Administrator stressed during his term at the government water agency. This Velasco emphasized...
For many of us, September 21 is always associated with the proclamation of martial law in the 70s, a dark moment in the nation’s history.  But this year, for those of us who are looking for more improvement in...
QUEZON CITY - The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) Corporate Office gathers on September 14 participating partners in the Annual Million Trees Challenge (AMTC) project five years after its kick-off activities at Ipo Dam. The virtual activity features the...

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