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Aug 9, 2012

Suspension of classes: No classes Friday, August 10, 2012 in Metro Manila and nearby provinces

Suspension of classes: No classes Friday, August 10, 2012 in Metro Manila and nearby provinces
By in Announcement, Asia, Education No comments

Manila, Philippines – There are still no classes tomorrow, Friday, August 10, 2012 in most areas in Metro Manila, or National Capital Region (NCR), and nearby provinces, with the suspension of classes still due to to the heavy flood brought about by continuous rains that started a few days ago. Marikina flood (August 9, 2012) […]


Aug 8, 2012

Suspension of classes: No classes Thursday, August 9, 2012 in Metro Manila areas and nearby provinces

Suspension of classes: No classes Thursday, August 9, 2012 in Metro Manila areas and nearby provinces
By in Announcement, Asia, Colleges, Education, Universities No comments

Note: The post was update at 8:30 p.m. The list of areas that earlier declared ‘no classes’ was replaced by the announcement from the Presidential Communications Development and Strategic Planning Office (PCDSPO). Manila, Philippines – There are still no classes tomorrow, Thursday, August 9, 2012 in Metro Manila, or National Capital Region (NCR), and nearby […]


Aug 7, 2012

Suspension of Classes: Classes Suspended On Wednesday, August 8, 2012 In Metro Manila And Nearby Provinces

Class suspension
By in Announcement, Asia, Colleges, Current Events, Education, Universities, World No comments

Manila, Philippines – Authorities have suspended classes on Wednesday, August 8, 2012, in Metro Manila and nearby provinces due to heavy rains that resulted in huge floods. The following areas are where classes are suspended at the time of this writing (updated as of 10:00 pm), as listed on ABS-CBNNews.com. Metro Manila ALL LEVELS Caloocan […]


Jun 8, 2012

Smart Provides Free Wifi Service On Selected Metro Manila Buses

Smart Free Wifi Bus
By in Asia, Business, Internet, Lifestyle, Technology, Travel, World No comments

Smart-powered Wifi Bus Credit: Smart Manila, Philippines. – Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) is now providing free wifi service to some of the top utility bus lines in Metro Manila, Smart announced on their press release published today, June 8, 2012. According to the press release published on their online “Newsroom“, participating Metro Manila bus operators […]


Dec 9, 2011

DepEd suspends afternoon classes in NCR including Metro Manila, Friday, December 9 due to bad weather

DepEd suspends afternoon classes in NCR including Metro Manila, Friday, December 9 due to bad weather
By in Announcement, Asia, Education 1 comment

Manila, Philippines – The Department of Education (DepEd) announced that the afternoon classes in National Capital Region (NCR) including Metro Manila have been suspended on Friday, December 9, 2011. DepEd logo Image Credit: DepEd.gov.ph As reported at ABS-CBN’s ANC on Friday at around 11:30 a.m. (local time), DepEd announced the suspension of afternoon classes in […]


Oct 2, 2011

Typhoon Quiel: PAGASA Bagyong Quiel and Weather update as of 11 pm October 1

Typhoon Quiel: PAGASA Bagyong Quiel and Weather update as of 11 pm October 1
By in Asia, Weather 1 comment

Manila, Philippines – Typhoon Quiel has maintained its strength and is currently over the West Philippine Sea, with PAGASA now lowering public storm signals on some areas across Luzon. Typhoon Quiel PAGASA satellite Image Credit: pagasa.dost.gov.ph As noted by PAGASA on its 11 pm update on Saturday, October 1, 2011, Bagyong Quiel is being estimated […]


Sep 28, 2011

PAGASA Typhoon Pedring update 11 pm Sept 27, Metro Manila down to Public Storm Signal No. 1

PAGASA Typhoon Pedring update 11 pm Sept 27, Metro Manila down to Public Storm Signal No. 1
By in Asia, Weather 2 comments

Manila, Philippines – PAGASA lowered the warning in Metro Manila to Public Storm Signal No. 1 in Metro Manila as typhoon ‘Pedring’ reduces its strength on Tuesday late afternoon. PAGASA Typhoon Pedring track Image Credit: pagasa.dost.gov.ph According to PAGASA on their 11 pm update on Tuesday, September 27, 2011, typhoon ‘Pedring’ has maintained its strength […]


Sep 28, 2011

Deped: Not all NCR classes on Wednesday Sept 28 to resume due effect of typhoon Pedring

Deped: Not all NCR classes on Wednesday Sept 28 to resume due effect of typhoon Pedring
By in Announcement, Asia, Education 1 comment

Updated: September 28, 2011 1:10 am. Read PAGASA Typhoon Pedring update 11 pm Sept 27, Metro Manila down to Public Storm Signal No. 1 Manila, Philippines – The Department of Education (DepEd) announced suspension of classes on Wednesday, Sept 28, 2011 in some areas in the National Capital Region (NCR) or Metro Manila. Department of […]


Sep 26, 2011

Deped: September 27 Classes suspended in NCR and some parts of Luzon due to typhoon ‘Pedring’

Deped: September 27 Classes suspended in NCR and some parts of Luzon due to typhoon ‘Pedring’
By in Announcement, Asia, Science, Weather 2 comments

Manila, Philippines – The Department of Education (DepEd) announced that there will be no classes in primary and secondary levels in National Capital Region (NCR) or Metro Manila on Tuesday, September 27, 2011 due to typhoon ‘Pedring’. Department of Education (DepEd) logo Image Credit: deped.gov.ph “Classes in NCR will remain suspended tomorrow, Sept 27, for […]


Sep 15, 2011

Jeepney Strike on Monday, September 19, 2011: Piston warns to declare a holiday

Jeepney Strike on Monday, September 19, 2011: Piston warns to declare a holiday
By in Announcement, Asia, Current Events No comments

Piston Secretary General George San Mateo Image Credit: abs-cbnnews.com Manila, Philippines – Local jeepney operators and drivers groups in Metro Manila, Calabarzon, Socsargen, Caraga, Sorsogon, Bacolod and Cebu that are allied with the Pagkakaisa ng mga Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Operator Nationwide (Piston) will not ply their routes from 12:01 a.m. to 5 p.m. […]