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Saudi Aramco confirms data leak

The Manila Times 23 Jul 2021
Saudi Aramco said on Thursday (Friday in Manila) that company data had been leaked from one of its contractors but said it had "no impact" on the oil giant's operations ... limited amount of company data, which was held by third party contractors," the oil giant said in a statement.

The usual tirade against China

Manila Standard Today 21 May 2021
That unless they restore the water supply in Metro Manila, he will take drastic measures to rectify their misdeed ... private concessionaires mixing up the status of Manila and Maynila Water Corporations with MWSS as to who stands as real suppliers/owner of water in the metropolis.

US ready to pull troops from Philippines ‘in months’ if no new VFA: expert

South China Morning Post 17 May 2021
Some 400 American soldiers and defence contractors deployed in the southern Philippines could be pulled ...

‘Stop renewed dolomite dumping on Manila Bay’

The Manila Times 19 Apr 2021
Our civil society organization, Oceana, is urging the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to immediately order its contractor to stop dumping new loads of crushed dolomite on the baywalk area of the Manila Bay ... What the project contractors are doing is reclaiming parts of Manila Bay.

Areas in Mandaluyong, Pasig without water due to line leak repair

Manila Bulletin 12 Apr 2021
(MANILA BULLETIN). “The emergency leak repair on our mainline along EDSA/Boni Avenue (Northbound) in Mandaluyong City, which was damaged by AWIN Technology, a third-party contractor doing CCTV network installation, has been extended,” Manila Water said in its Facebook post.

Construction industry cautions on relaxing rules for foreign contractors

Manila Bulletin 26 Mar 2021
The Philippine Constructors Association (PCA) has warned that the move to further open the domestic construction industry to foreign contractors could displace Filipino firms, especially the small players ... The high court ruling effectively grants foreign contractors the same regular construction contractor’s license as Filipinos do.

Pagasa warns public vs solicitations for ‘non-existent foundation’

The Manila Times 16 Mar 2021
Pagasa Administrator Vicente Malano on Tuesday told The Manila Times that no one has been authorized to collect money, including contractors of Pagasa ... Malano said that Pagasa received reports about an email that was sent to a contractor by someone pretending to be an official of the agency soliciting a donation for a certain foundation ... .

PAGASA warns vs fake solicitation scheme

Manila Bulletin 15 Mar 2021
PAGASA logo (MANILA BULLETIN). “A report has been received by PAGASA that an email had been sent to a contractor by someone pretending to be a PAGASA official seeking to solicit ...

House panel asked to look into Palawan bidding issue

Manila Bulletin 14 Mar 2021
(MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO). Counsels of contractor MRRM Trading & Construction said copies of a letter complaint addressed to the municipal government of Brooke’s Point and its Bids and Awards Committee will be sent to the House public accounts panel ... the complaining contractor.

Maynilad’s 3 new sewage treatment plants set for completion this year

Manila Bulletin 05 Mar 2021
It is the agent and contractor of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) for the West Zone of the Greater Manila Area, which is composed of the cities of Manila (certain portions), Quezon City (certain portions), Makati (west of South Superhighway), Caloocan, ...

Car inspections can’t be delegated to private sector – Drilon

Manila Bulletin 05 Mar 2021
Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Friday said the motor vehicle inspection system (MVIS) cannot be delegated to private contractors, being part of the government’s regulatory functions. (JANSEN ROMERO / MANILA BULLETIN).

Remains of 4 Filipinos killed by Daesh found in Libyan cemetery

Arab News 03 Mar 2021
MANILA. The remains of four Filipino oil workers abducted and killed by Daesh in Libya have been located after a search lasting almost six years ... Santiago was from the city of Mandaluyong in Metro Manila, Titan and Blaza from Laguna, and Eligue from Bataan. The victims were employed by Austrian contractor Value Added Oilfield Services (VAOS) ... ....

Lower House increases penalties for errant public works contractors

Manila Bulletin 19 Feb 2021
The House of Representatives has passed on third and final reading a bill that will increase penalties for delinquent and errant contractors of public works projects of both government and private sectors. MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO ... 4566 or the ContractorsLicense Law.

PH blacklists 3 firms for unfulfilled NIA contracts

Manila Bulletin 18 Feb 2021
A NIA statement identified the three project contractors, namely — the consortium of ITP Construction, Inc ... National Irrigation Administration (MANILA BULLETIN). Subsequently, aggregate performance security of the contractors amounting to P2.06billion will also be forfeited.

Did you know that contractors can be suspended over this slight yet crucial mistake on roads

Manila Bulletin 13 Feb 2021
Did you know that a contractor can actually be suspended over uninstalled warning signs and barricades on ongoing road works?. (Photo from DPWH / MANILA BULLETIN) ... The warning came after the department acted on a citizen’s report on an ongoing project site along Manila North Road, Calumpit Section in Bulacan.