Posts Tagged by pollution

Manila Bay pollution blamed on water firms

MANILA, Philippines—Two water concessionaires in Metro Manila owe the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) billions of pesos in fines for contributing to the pollution in Manila Bay due to their continued failure to put up waste water treatment plants. Environment… Read More

Case on footbridge design vs Fernando pushed

MANILA, Philippines—The lawyers who filed a complaint against Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chair Bayani Fernando over the design of the agency’s footbridges are not keen on dropping the case even after the Manila City government ‘repaired’ the footbridge at the corner… Read More

Philippines to clean up heavily polluted river

The Philippine government Thursday announced plans to clean up the Meycauayan river, described as one of the Read More