Manila is on the eastern shore of Manila Bay. According to the 2010 census, Manila is the second most populous city in the Philippines with a population of 1,652,171. Manila is the most densely populated city in the world with 42,857 people per square kilometer.
It centers on the story of the narrator who left Manila for a foreign country for to work and became homesick for Manila after living out for long. The narrator then tells of his many adventures outside the country.
Some lyrics reference the United States and Australia. "I walked the streets of San Francisco" references his love for visiting places and strolling around and SFO is one of them. "I've tried the rides in Disneyland" tells of him visiting many amusement and theme parks. His friendship with foreigners and different nationalities is referred in "dated a million girls in Sydney". The narrator then says that he didn't get much satisfaction and enjoyment from all his escapades through the part "somehow I feel that I don't belong". His realization that the Philippines can only give him the best satisfaction and enjoyment plus his desire to come back to the Philippines and its capital, Manila start in "Hinahanap-hanap kita Manila". The narrator then decided to stay in the Philippines for good in the lyrics "Take me back in your arms Manila", "Promise me you'll never let go", and "I'm coming home to stay".
Shot on 16mm black-and-white film before being transferred to 35mm, Manila is divided into a Day episode (which is loosely based on Bernal's 1980 film Manila By Night) and a Night episode (inspired by Brocka's 1979 film Jaguar). The script is co-written by Adolf Alix, Jr. and Ramon Sarmiento and co-directed by Raya Martin and Adolf Alix, Jr.
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 FILEPHOTO... 4566 or the Contractors’ License Law.
A NIA statement identified the three project contractors, namely — the consortium of ITP Construction, Inc ...NationalIrrigationAdministration (MANILA BULLETIN). Subsequently, aggregate performance security of the contractors amounting to P2.06billion will also be forfeited.
“This new hospital is going to help improve the healthcare capability, lifestyle, and landscape of Bacolod,” Leonardia said. Leonardia was among the officials who led the hospital’s groundbreaking ceremony in 2017 ...Ferjenel Biron, and its Manila-based contractor ... The founders of ACEMedical Center are physicians from Bacolod, Manila, and Iloilo ... (PR) .
The company said its aggressive expansion plan was focused on establishing bigger and better branches in key cities outside MetroManila—making it easier for engineers, architects, contractors and designers based in these areas to access a wide variety of materials and products that are guaranteed to be of good quality.
With this new store, AllHome now has 38 stores in MegaManila, 6 in Luzon outside Mega Manila, and 5 in Visayas and Mindanao dispersed in 28 cities and municipalities ... This makes it easier for engineers, architects, contractors, and designers based in these areas to access a wide variety of materials and products.