What's Happening in Metro Manila?

  • No hitches in Metro Manila ‘shake’ drill
    MANILA, Philippines - Local governments in Metro Manila pulled off the metropolis-wide earthquake drillwithout a hitch yesterday. Josefina Faulan, eastern sector drill coordinator of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), said the “duck...
  • 1st-ever Metro shake drill ‘dream fulfilled’
    When the alarms sounded signaling the start of the Metro Manila Shake Drill, hundreds of thousands poured out of schools, office buildings and shopping malls during the hourlong massive drill beginning at 10:30 a.m. to prepare for a 7.2-magnitude...
  • IN PHOTOS: 2015 Metro Manila Shake Drill
    Spied: All-new Isuzu MU-X SUV photos and pricing Ford PH reveals details of all-new Mustang 50 Years Limited Edition A metro-wide earthquake drill was conducted Thursday to prepare the public in the event of a magnitude 7.2 earthquake. Various government...
  • HIGHLIGHTS: The Metro Manila Shake Drill
    MANILA, Philippines – How do we prepare for the 'Big One'? On July 30, Metro Manila schools, establishments and local governments carried out one of the biggest earthquake drills ever held in the country's capital region. MovePH's Project Agos partnered...
  • New study backs 30,000 projected deaths in Metro Manila after 'The Big One'
    MANILA – Over 30,000 people in Metro Manila and nearby areas could die should a massive earthquake triggered by the movement of the Valley Fault System occur, an expert said. Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) executive...



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