Manila Bay

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Armand Balilo added ( about Manila Bay ) : “Yung mga barko dito sa Manila Bay kasama na yung sa PCG nag take shelter as far as Romblon. But we have instructions to be ready and go back to Manila once emergency arises,” External link

tribuneonline Sunday, November 1, 2020 4:38:00 AM EAT

Mark Villar said ( about Manila Bay ) : "With an operational pumping station, we can strategically and efficiently discharge floodwater from the Blumentritt Interceptor all the way to Estero de Sunog Apog and then to Manila Bay and prevent overwhelming the catch basin, as well as nearby drainage systems during monsoon season," External link

manilametro Tuesday, October 27, 2020 3:46:00 PM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Behavior change is difficult to achieve so we need the assistance of the education sector to help us effect change in the minds of the students and the youth, and to change their practices,” “We will be working together, and with the ENR ambassadors, you can help us in our main effort which is to clean up Manila Bay by cleaning the esteros and rivers that flow into it,” External link

thestandard-ph Sunday, October 18, 2020 7:39:00 PM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We prepared a letter to the local government of Manila already declaring the whole stretch of the baywalk area as a discipline zone para magkaroon ng strict implementation ng anti-littering, ‘yung anti na naghihintay ng alam mo na, lahat po iyan hihigpitan po iyan,” External link

tribuneonline Saturday, October 10, 2020 12:38:00 AM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We are truly grateful to our Cabinet colleagues, other government officials, civic groups and non-government organizations for publicly expressing their support for the project and for echoing the sentiment of majority of Filipinos,” “This outpouring of support only inspires us to continue and even intensify our efforts to rehabilitate our beloved Manila Bay,” External link

tribuneonline Tuesday, September 29, 2020 2:29:00 PM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We are truly grateful to our Cabinet colleagues, other government officials, civic groups and non-government organizations for publicly expressing their support for the project and for echoing the sentiment of majority of Filipinos,” “This outpouring of support only inspires us to continue and even intensify our efforts to rehabilitate our beloved Manila Bay,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, September 28, 2020 11:22:00 PM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We are truly grateful to our Cabinet colleagues, other government officials, civic groups and non-government organizations for publicly expressing their support for the project and for echoing the sentiment of majority of Filipinos,” “This outpouring of support only inspires us to continue and even intensify our efforts to rehabilitate our beloved Manila Bay,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, September 28, 2020 11:22:00 PM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “This erroneous formula led him to conclude that the project costs P778,000 per meter. But if he divided P389 million by 30,000 square meters, the result would be P12,267 per square meter, which is quite reasonable. He certainly got a lecture on Math 101,” “I also explained to him that only P28 million was used to emplace the crushed dolomite rocks. Moreover, the amount covers not only the price of the crushed dolomites, but the whole package which includes the delivery cost from Cebu to Manila Bay,” External link

tribuneonline Saturday, September 26, 2020 9:25:00 PM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “This erroneous formula led him to conclude that the project costs P778,000 per meter. But if he divided P389 million by 30,000 square meters, the result would be P12,267 per square meter, which is quite reasonable. He certainly got a lecture on Math 101,” “I also explained to him that only P28 million was used to emplace the crushed dolomite rocks. Moreover, the amount covers not only the price of the crushed dolomites, but the whole package which includes the delivery cost from Cebu to Manila Bay,” External link

tribuneonline Friday, September 25, 2020 10:11:00 PM EAT

Terry Ridon said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Stick to the relevant issues: the Manila Bay project violated environmental laws, the sand is already leaching into the water, and the project costs appear significantly higher than market rates,” External link

pna Friday, September 25, 2020 11:03:00 AM EAT

Etta Rosales said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Dumping artificial white sand to achieve an artificial Boracay-like beach in Manila Bay is a direct violation of the Continuing Mandamus. The presence of dolomite in Manila Bay will never make the waters fit for swimming, skin-diving, and other forms of contact recreation; the presence of dolomite will only make the water classification therein worse,” External link

manilastandardtoday Thursday, September 24, 2020 9:57:00 PM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “If they call the dolomite overlaying as 'dumping', what do we call the pile of garbage and silt that was recovered in that area? Can we call it 'caring' for Manila Bay?” External link

pna Thursday, September 24, 2020 2:31:00 PM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We, in the DENR and Manila Bay Task Force believe in the principle of vox populi vox dei, which says the voice of the people is the voice of God,” External link

pna Wednesday, September 23, 2020 4:12:00 PM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We are saddened by the overcrowding of people along Manila Bay, without observance of physical distancing. But somehow, we felt vindicated from the accusations and negative claims that the Manila Bay rehabilitation is artificial and harmful to human health and the environment,” External link

pna Wednesday, September 23, 2020 4:12:00 PM EAT

Guillermo Eleazar said ( about Manila Bay ) : “PLt. Col. Caramoan could have prevented the quarantine protocol violations at the Manila Bay if there were prior planning and regular monitoring of the situation in the area,” “Clearly, he also failed to comply with the JTF COVID Shield order that was coordinated with the Chief PNP for all police commanders to monitor and immediately take action on violations of the quarantine protocols that are going viral in the social media,” External link

inquirer Wednesday, September 23, 2020 12:52:00 PM EAT

Celine Pialago said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Local tourists gather at the present Manila Bay to witness the beauty of the dolomite white sand, but we would like to remind them to avoid littering there,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, September 21, 2020 10:54:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : "Magkakaroon din po kayo ng pagkakataon ma-enjoy [ang Manila Bay]," External link

abs-cbnnews Monday, September 21, 2020 12:51:00 PM EAT

Eduardo Ano said ( about Manila Bay ) : "Siguro dahil sa tagal ng lockdown, the people wanted to go to the beach. Nakita nila 'yung Manila Bay, binuksan for a while, for two days, at gusto nilang makita by their own eyes (Perhaps due to months of lockdown, the people wanted to go to the beach. They learned Manila Bay was opened for two days, they wanted to see with their own eyes)," External link

pna Monday, September 21, 2020 12:36:00 PM EAT

Celine Pialago said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Local tourists gather at the present Manila Bay to witness the beauty of the dolomite white sand, but we would like to remind them to avoid littering there,” External link

tribuneonline Sunday, September 20, 2020 11:39:00 PM EAT

Celine Pialago said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Local tourists gather at the present Manila Bay to witness the beauty of the dolomite white sand, but we would like to remind them to avoid littering there,” External link

tribuneonline Sunday, September 20, 2020 11:39:00 PM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We are bringing here the white sand feels in the metro,” “But the sand that came to Manila is not actually sand. It came from dolomite boulders that was crushed and turned into sand from Cebu” External link

tribuneonline Friday, September 18, 2020 8:18:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque told ( about Manila Bay ) : “I am happy that we have a beautiful attraction here in Manila… As a Manila resident, I’m happy that we also had the beautification of Manila Bay. We, from Manila, also need to have access to beautiful beaches at these times since we are not allowed to go outside Metro Manila,” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, September 17, 2020 11:27:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : “The plan to put white sand in Manila Bay was in the 2020 budget – which was approved in 2019. We did not expect that we would have COVID-19,” “We know the rules in the budget. If it’s in the line item, we can only use the funds for that. So, it’s not as if we planned this project at the time of COVID-19,” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, September 17, 2020 11:27:00 PM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “These blind critics have been propagating lies and baseless accusations against the DENR and government in general in all forums, including social media, to advance their selfish interests. It is only right and just for supporters of the project to ask critics this all-important question: ‘Where were you when people complained about how dirty Manila Bay has become?’” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, September 17, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

Terry Ridon said ( about Manila Bay ) : “What is important to the public today is the President’s crisis leadership against the coronavirus,” “He needs to address a contracting economy and increasing unemployment. He needs to clamp down on out-of-step projects like the Manila Bay white sand project which has been beset by environmental, health and overpricing concerns,” External link

bworldcom Thursday, September 17, 2020 6:49:00 PM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “These blind critics have been propagating lies and baseless accusations against the DENR and government in general in all forums, including social media, to advance their selfish interests. It is only right and just for supporters of the project to ask critics this all-important question: ‘Where were you when people complained about how dirty Manila Bay has become?’” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, September 16, 2020 8:33:00 PM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : “The accumulated uncollected wastes do not only pose health risks to the communities but also clog canals, causing flooding in these areas. Uncollected garbage also ends up in coastlines and waters of Manila Bay,” External link

pna Tuesday, September 15, 2020 2:04:00 PM EAT

Fernando Hicap said ( about Manila Bay ) : “One of the objectives of Manila Bay rehabilitation is to decrease the amount of heavy metals in its waters,” External link

eco-business Monday, September 14, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Fernando Hicap said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Dolomite contains high amount of heavy metals such as aluminum, lead and mercury, which would contribute to the pollution and acidity of Manila Bay,” External link

eco-business Monday, September 14, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Fernando Hicap said ( about Manila Bay ) : “we expected Manila Bay to return to what it was,” “Dumping dolomite, that white sand, is a clear reclamation effort — it’s not rehabilitation” External link

eco-business Monday, September 14, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Isko Moreno said ( about Manila Bay ) : “This is just the beginning. That’s why we’re very grateful,” “Alam naman natin na napakadumi na ng tubig ng Manila Bay” External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, September 10, 2020 5:56:00 AM EAT

Kim Atienza says ( about Manila Bay ) : “During the habagat, the Manila side is clean because the wind blows the trash towards Cavite. During amihan, it is blown back,” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, September 9, 2020 10:53:00 PM EAT

Kim Atienza says ( about Manila Bay ) : “During the habagat, the Manila side is clean because the wind blows the trash towards Cavite. During amihan, it is blown back,” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, September 9, 2020 9:24:00 PM EAT

Kim Atienza says ( about Manila Bay ) : “During the habagat, the Manila side is clean because the wind blows the trash towards Cavite. During amihan, it is blown back,” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, September 9, 2020 7:51:00 PM EAT

Kim Atienza says ( about Manila Bay ) : “During the habagat, the Manila side is clean because the wind blows the trash towards Cavite. During amihan, it is blown back,” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, September 9, 2020 7:51:00 PM EAT

Kim Atienza says ( about Manila Bay ) : “During the habagat, the Manila side is clean because the wind blows the trash towards Cavite. During amihan, it is blown back,” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, September 9, 2020 7:51:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque told ( about Manila Bay ) : “I am happy that we have a beautiful attraction here in Manila… As a Manila resident, I’m happy that we also had the beautification of Manila Bay. We, from Manila, also need to have access to beautiful beaches at these times since we are not allowed to go outside Metro Manila,” External link

tribuneonline Tuesday, September 8, 2020 10:14:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : “The plan to put white sand in Manila Bay was in the 2020 budget – which was approved in 2019. We did not expect that we would have COVID-19,” “We know the rules in the budget. If it’s in the line item, we can only use the funds for that. So, it’s not as if we planned this project at the time of COVID-19,” External link

tribuneonline Tuesday, September 8, 2020 10:14:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque told ( about Manila Bay ) : “I am happy that we have a beautiful attraction here in Manila… As a Manila resident, I’m happy that we also had the beautification of Manila Bay. We, from Manila, also need to have access to beautiful beaches at these times since we are not allowed to go outside Metro Manila,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, September 7, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : “The plan to put white sand in Manila Bay was in the 2020 budget – which was approved in 2019. We did not expect that we would have COVID-19,” “We know the rules in the budget. If it’s in the line item, we can only use the funds for that. So, it’s not as if we planned this project at the time of COVID-19,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, September 7, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque told ( about Manila Bay ) : “I am happy that we have a beautiful attraction here in Manila… As a Manila resident, I’m happy that we also had the beautification of Manila Bay. We, from Manila, also need to have access to beautiful beaches at these times since we are not allowed to go outside Metro Manila,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, September 7, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : “The plan to put white sand in Manila Bay was in the 2020 budget – which was approved in 2019. We did not expect that we would have COVID-19,” “We know the rules in the budget. If it’s in the line item, we can only use the funds for that. So, it’s not as if we planned this project at the time of COVID-19,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, September 7, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : "As a Manila resident, I'm happy na magkakaroon po tayo ng beautification of Manila Bay kasi kaming mga taga-Maynila ay kinakailangan naman magkaroon din ng access sa magandang beach sa mga panahon na hindi naman pupwedeng lumabas ng Metro Manila," External link

abs-cbnnews Monday, September 7, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Harry Roque added ( about Manila Bay ) : "This forms part of the cleaning up of the Manila Bay Rehabilitation Program with an allocated budget, which began even before the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic," External link

manilametro Saturday, September 5, 2020 12:15:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque added ( about Manila Bay ) : "This forms part of the cleaning up of the Manila Bay Rehabilitation Program with an allocated budget, which began even before the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic," External link

irishsun Saturday, September 5, 2020 10:27:00 AM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : “On the issue of the Manila Bay rehabilitation, per the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, the report that ‘white sand’ is being used to fill the stretch of the bay walk is erroneous,” External link

tribuneonline Friday, September 4, 2020 11:20:00 AM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “This will also sort of relieve our stress in this situation Some 2 years ago, it (Manila Bay) is almost biologically dead,” “But now, nagkaroon siya ng pag-asa. Just like our situation now in the pandemic, may pag-asa po ang taumbayan,” External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, September 4, 2020 6:33:00 AM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We are bringing here the white sand feels in the metro,” “But the sand that came to Manila is not actually sand. It came from dolomite boulders that was crushed and turned into sand from Cebu” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, September 3, 2020 11:47:00 PM EAT

Ramon S Ang said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Of all the projects we have done, this will perhaps be among the most challenging, and at the same time, the most fulfilling. Not only will we be building a much-needed direct link between eastern and western Metro Manila, but we will also be leading a historic effort to bring the Pasig River back to health,” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, September 3, 2020 11:04:00 PM EAT

Ramon Ang said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We committed to the people of Bulacan that we would help solve flooding in their area. Dredging the Tullahan is a major component of our flood mitigation strategies. Essentially, it will clean up and deepen the river system, increasing its capacity to handle heavy rains and allowing for floodwaters to flow more freely and drain into the Manila Bay,” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, August 26, 2020 10:18:00 PM EAT

Ramon S Ang said ( about Manila Bay ) : “The dredging will clean up and deepen the river system, increasing its capacity to handle heavy rains and allowing for floodwaters to flow more freely and drain into Manila Bay,” External link

bworldcom Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:53:00 PM EAT

Ramon Ang said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We committed to the people of Bulacan that we would help solve flooding in their area. Dredging the Tullahan is a major component of our flood mitigation strategies. Essentially, it will clean up and deepen the river system, increasing its capacity to handle heavy rains and allowing for floodwaters to flow more freely and drain into to the Manila Bay,” External link

manilastandardtoday Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:05:00 PM EAT

Ramon Ang said ( about Manila Bay ) : “This effort is part of our larger flood-mitigation strategy for Bulacan. The first is our P1-billion plan to dredge and clean-up the Tullahan-Tinajeros River system, which began earlier this year. This involves cleaning major river systems and tributaries that have been clogged up with garbage and sediment for so many decades, preventing flood waters from draining into the Manila Bay,” External link

manilatimes Sunday, August 2, 2020 9:57:00 PM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : "The solar-powered plant is just the first of the many treatment plants that will be installed in key outfalls and river systems. These will receive untreated wastewater for processing and treatment before recycling or release in Manila Bay," External link

manilametro Sunday, August 2, 2020 9:13:00 PM EAT

Danilo Lim said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Now that the first STP of the Manila Bay Rehabilitation Program is finally operational, we are confident that this will help improve the quality of water being discharged to the Manila Bay,” External link

manilastandardtoday Friday, July 31, 2020 6:39:00 PM EAT

Silvestre Bello said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Those who have returned home includes around 8,000 seafarers who were stranded in 26 cruise ships in Manila Bay,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, June 1, 2020 9:28:00 PM EAT

Imee Marcos said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Come June, we will be entering new territory in the progress of this pandemic. The unanimous clamor of Metro Manila mayors for a milder community quarantine comes as the country registered its highest number of COVID-19 cases yesterday,” External link

manilastandardtoday Wednesday, May 27, 2020 11:35:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Just this morning, the President already gave the authorities — the DoLE, OWWA and DoH — one week to send the 24,000 OFW who are staying in various hotels floating around the Manila Bay to their respective provinces,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, May 25, 2020 7:26:00 PM EAT

Manila Bay said ( about Manila Bay ) : "The national government will build a 50-meter beach and water treatment facilities wherein the water coming from the inland will be cleaned once it lands to Manila Bay," External link

pna Wednesday, August 7, 2019 3:31:00 AM EAT

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Armand Balilo added ( about Manila Bay ) : “Yung mga barko dito sa Manila Bay kasama na yung sa PCG nag take shelter as far as Romblon. But we have instructions to be ready and go back to Manila once emergency arises,” External link

tribuneonline Sunday, November 1, 2020 4:38:00 AM EAT

Mark Villar said ( about Manila Bay ) : "With an operational pumping station, we can strategically and efficiently discharge floodwater from the Blumentritt Interceptor all the way to Estero de Sunog Apog and then to Manila Bay and prevent overwhelming the catch basin, as well as nearby drainage systems during monsoon season," External link

manilametro Tuesday, October 27, 2020 3:46:00 PM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Behavior change is difficult to achieve so we need the assistance of the education sector to help us effect change in the minds of the students and the youth, and to change their practices,” “We will be working together, and with the ENR ambassadors, you can help us in our main effort which is to clean up Manila Bay by cleaning the esteros and rivers that flow into it,” External link

thestandard-ph Sunday, October 18, 2020 7:39:00 PM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We prepared a letter to the local government of Manila already declaring the whole stretch of the baywalk area as a discipline zone para magkaroon ng strict implementation ng anti-littering, ‘yung anti na naghihintay ng alam mo na, lahat po iyan hihigpitan po iyan,” External link

tribuneonline Saturday, October 10, 2020 12:38:00 AM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We are truly grateful to our Cabinet colleagues, other government officials, civic groups and non-government organizations for publicly expressing their support for the project and for echoing the sentiment of majority of Filipinos,” “This outpouring of support only inspires us to continue and even intensify our efforts to rehabilitate our beloved Manila Bay,” External link

tribuneonline Tuesday, September 29, 2020 2:29:00 PM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We are truly grateful to our Cabinet colleagues, other government officials, civic groups and non-government organizations for publicly expressing their support for the project and for echoing the sentiment of majority of Filipinos,” “This outpouring of support only inspires us to continue and even intensify our efforts to rehabilitate our beloved Manila Bay,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, September 28, 2020 11:22:00 PM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We are truly grateful to our Cabinet colleagues, other government officials, civic groups and non-government organizations for publicly expressing their support for the project and for echoing the sentiment of majority of Filipinos,” “This outpouring of support only inspires us to continue and even intensify our efforts to rehabilitate our beloved Manila Bay,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, September 28, 2020 11:22:00 PM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “This erroneous formula led him to conclude that the project costs P778,000 per meter. But if he divided P389 million by 30,000 square meters, the result would be P12,267 per square meter, which is quite reasonable. He certainly got a lecture on Math 101,” “I also explained to him that only P28 million was used to emplace the crushed dolomite rocks. Moreover, the amount covers not only the price of the crushed dolomites, but the whole package which includes the delivery cost from Cebu to Manila Bay,” External link

tribuneonline Saturday, September 26, 2020 9:25:00 PM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “This erroneous formula led him to conclude that the project costs P778,000 per meter. But if he divided P389 million by 30,000 square meters, the result would be P12,267 per square meter, which is quite reasonable. He certainly got a lecture on Math 101,” “I also explained to him that only P28 million was used to emplace the crushed dolomite rocks. Moreover, the amount covers not only the price of the crushed dolomites, but the whole package which includes the delivery cost from Cebu to Manila Bay,” External link

tribuneonline Friday, September 25, 2020 10:11:00 PM EAT

Terry Ridon said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Stick to the relevant issues: the Manila Bay project violated environmental laws, the sand is already leaching into the water, and the project costs appear significantly higher than market rates,” External link

pna Friday, September 25, 2020 11:03:00 AM EAT

Etta Rosales said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Dumping artificial white sand to achieve an artificial Boracay-like beach in Manila Bay is a direct violation of the Continuing Mandamus. The presence of dolomite in Manila Bay will never make the waters fit for swimming, skin-diving, and other forms of contact recreation; the presence of dolomite will only make the water classification therein worse,” External link

manilastandardtoday Thursday, September 24, 2020 9:57:00 PM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “If they call the dolomite overlaying as 'dumping', what do we call the pile of garbage and silt that was recovered in that area? Can we call it 'caring' for Manila Bay?” External link

pna Thursday, September 24, 2020 2:31:00 PM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We, in the DENR and Manila Bay Task Force believe in the principle of vox populi vox dei, which says the voice of the people is the voice of God,” External link

pna Wednesday, September 23, 2020 4:12:00 PM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We are saddened by the overcrowding of people along Manila Bay, without observance of physical distancing. But somehow, we felt vindicated from the accusations and negative claims that the Manila Bay rehabilitation is artificial and harmful to human health and the environment,” External link

pna Wednesday, September 23, 2020 4:12:00 PM EAT

Guillermo Eleazar said ( about Manila Bay ) : “PLt. Col. Caramoan could have prevented the quarantine protocol violations at the Manila Bay if there were prior planning and regular monitoring of the situation in the area,” “Clearly, he also failed to comply with the JTF COVID Shield order that was coordinated with the Chief PNP for all police commanders to monitor and immediately take action on violations of the quarantine protocols that are going viral in the social media,” External link

inquirer Wednesday, September 23, 2020 12:52:00 PM EAT

Celine Pialago said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Local tourists gather at the present Manila Bay to witness the beauty of the dolomite white sand, but we would like to remind them to avoid littering there,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, September 21, 2020 10:54:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : "Magkakaroon din po kayo ng pagkakataon ma-enjoy [ang Manila Bay]," External link

abs-cbnnews Monday, September 21, 2020 12:51:00 PM EAT

Eduardo Ano said ( about Manila Bay ) : "Siguro dahil sa tagal ng lockdown, the people wanted to go to the beach. Nakita nila 'yung Manila Bay, binuksan for a while, for two days, at gusto nilang makita by their own eyes (Perhaps due to months of lockdown, the people wanted to go to the beach. They learned Manila Bay was opened for two days, they wanted to see with their own eyes)," External link

pna Monday, September 21, 2020 12:36:00 PM EAT

Celine Pialago said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Local tourists gather at the present Manila Bay to witness the beauty of the dolomite white sand, but we would like to remind them to avoid littering there,” External link

tribuneonline Sunday, September 20, 2020 11:39:00 PM EAT

Celine Pialago said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Local tourists gather at the present Manila Bay to witness the beauty of the dolomite white sand, but we would like to remind them to avoid littering there,” External link

tribuneonline Sunday, September 20, 2020 11:39:00 PM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We are bringing here the white sand feels in the metro,” “But the sand that came to Manila is not actually sand. It came from dolomite boulders that was crushed and turned into sand from Cebu” External link

tribuneonline Friday, September 18, 2020 8:18:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque told ( about Manila Bay ) : “I am happy that we have a beautiful attraction here in Manila… As a Manila resident, I’m happy that we also had the beautification of Manila Bay. We, from Manila, also need to have access to beautiful beaches at these times since we are not allowed to go outside Metro Manila,” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, September 17, 2020 11:27:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : “The plan to put white sand in Manila Bay was in the 2020 budget – which was approved in 2019. We did not expect that we would have COVID-19,” “We know the rules in the budget. If it’s in the line item, we can only use the funds for that. So, it’s not as if we planned this project at the time of COVID-19,” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, September 17, 2020 11:27:00 PM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “These blind critics have been propagating lies and baseless accusations against the DENR and government in general in all forums, including social media, to advance their selfish interests. It is only right and just for supporters of the project to ask critics this all-important question: ‘Where were you when people complained about how dirty Manila Bay has become?’” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, September 17, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

Terry Ridon said ( about Manila Bay ) : “What is important to the public today is the President’s crisis leadership against the coronavirus,” “He needs to address a contracting economy and increasing unemployment. He needs to clamp down on out-of-step projects like the Manila Bay white sand project which has been beset by environmental, health and overpricing concerns,” External link

bworldcom Thursday, September 17, 2020 6:49:00 PM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “These blind critics have been propagating lies and baseless accusations against the DENR and government in general in all forums, including social media, to advance their selfish interests. It is only right and just for supporters of the project to ask critics this all-important question: ‘Where were you when people complained about how dirty Manila Bay has become?’” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, September 16, 2020 8:33:00 PM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : “The accumulated uncollected wastes do not only pose health risks to the communities but also clog canals, causing flooding in these areas. Uncollected garbage also ends up in coastlines and waters of Manila Bay,” External link

pna Tuesday, September 15, 2020 2:04:00 PM EAT

Fernando Hicap said ( about Manila Bay ) : “One of the objectives of Manila Bay rehabilitation is to decrease the amount of heavy metals in its waters,” External link

eco-business Monday, September 14, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Fernando Hicap said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Dolomite contains high amount of heavy metals such as aluminum, lead and mercury, which would contribute to the pollution and acidity of Manila Bay,” External link

eco-business Monday, September 14, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Fernando Hicap said ( about Manila Bay ) : “we expected Manila Bay to return to what it was,” “Dumping dolomite, that white sand, is a clear reclamation effort — it’s not rehabilitation” External link

eco-business Monday, September 14, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Isko Moreno said ( about Manila Bay ) : “This is just the beginning. That’s why we’re very grateful,” “Alam naman natin na napakadumi na ng tubig ng Manila Bay” External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, September 10, 2020 5:56:00 AM EAT

Kim Atienza says ( about Manila Bay ) : “During the habagat, the Manila side is clean because the wind blows the trash towards Cavite. During amihan, it is blown back,” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, September 9, 2020 10:53:00 PM EAT

Kim Atienza says ( about Manila Bay ) : “During the habagat, the Manila side is clean because the wind blows the trash towards Cavite. During amihan, it is blown back,” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, September 9, 2020 9:24:00 PM EAT

Kim Atienza says ( about Manila Bay ) : “During the habagat, the Manila side is clean because the wind blows the trash towards Cavite. During amihan, it is blown back,” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, September 9, 2020 7:51:00 PM EAT

Kim Atienza says ( about Manila Bay ) : “During the habagat, the Manila side is clean because the wind blows the trash towards Cavite. During amihan, it is blown back,” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, September 9, 2020 7:51:00 PM EAT

Kim Atienza says ( about Manila Bay ) : “During the habagat, the Manila side is clean because the wind blows the trash towards Cavite. During amihan, it is blown back,” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, September 9, 2020 7:51:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque told ( about Manila Bay ) : “I am happy that we have a beautiful attraction here in Manila… As a Manila resident, I’m happy that we also had the beautification of Manila Bay. We, from Manila, also need to have access to beautiful beaches at these times since we are not allowed to go outside Metro Manila,” External link

tribuneonline Tuesday, September 8, 2020 10:14:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : “The plan to put white sand in Manila Bay was in the 2020 budget – which was approved in 2019. We did not expect that we would have COVID-19,” “We know the rules in the budget. If it’s in the line item, we can only use the funds for that. So, it’s not as if we planned this project at the time of COVID-19,” External link

tribuneonline Tuesday, September 8, 2020 10:14:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque told ( about Manila Bay ) : “I am happy that we have a beautiful attraction here in Manila… As a Manila resident, I’m happy that we also had the beautification of Manila Bay. We, from Manila, also need to have access to beautiful beaches at these times since we are not allowed to go outside Metro Manila,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, September 7, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : “The plan to put white sand in Manila Bay was in the 2020 budget – which was approved in 2019. We did not expect that we would have COVID-19,” “We know the rules in the budget. If it’s in the line item, we can only use the funds for that. So, it’s not as if we planned this project at the time of COVID-19,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, September 7, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque told ( about Manila Bay ) : “I am happy that we have a beautiful attraction here in Manila… As a Manila resident, I’m happy that we also had the beautification of Manila Bay. We, from Manila, also need to have access to beautiful beaches at these times since we are not allowed to go outside Metro Manila,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, September 7, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : “The plan to put white sand in Manila Bay was in the 2020 budget – which was approved in 2019. We did not expect that we would have COVID-19,” “We know the rules in the budget. If it’s in the line item, we can only use the funds for that. So, it’s not as if we planned this project at the time of COVID-19,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, September 7, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : "As a Manila resident, I'm happy na magkakaroon po tayo ng beautification of Manila Bay kasi kaming mga taga-Maynila ay kinakailangan naman magkaroon din ng access sa magandang beach sa mga panahon na hindi naman pupwedeng lumabas ng Metro Manila," External link

abs-cbnnews Monday, September 7, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Harry Roque added ( about Manila Bay ) : "This forms part of the cleaning up of the Manila Bay Rehabilitation Program with an allocated budget, which began even before the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic," External link

manilametro Saturday, September 5, 2020 12:15:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque added ( about Manila Bay ) : "This forms part of the cleaning up of the Manila Bay Rehabilitation Program with an allocated budget, which began even before the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic," External link

irishsun Saturday, September 5, 2020 10:27:00 AM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : “On the issue of the Manila Bay rehabilitation, per the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, the report that ‘white sand’ is being used to fill the stretch of the bay walk is erroneous,” External link

tribuneonline Friday, September 4, 2020 11:20:00 AM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “This will also sort of relieve our stress in this situation Some 2 years ago, it (Manila Bay) is almost biologically dead,” “But now, nagkaroon siya ng pag-asa. Just like our situation now in the pandemic, may pag-asa po ang taumbayan,” External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, September 4, 2020 6:33:00 AM EAT

Benny Antiporda said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We are bringing here the white sand feels in the metro,” “But the sand that came to Manila is not actually sand. It came from dolomite boulders that was crushed and turned into sand from Cebu” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, September 3, 2020 11:47:00 PM EAT

Ramon S Ang said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Of all the projects we have done, this will perhaps be among the most challenging, and at the same time, the most fulfilling. Not only will we be building a much-needed direct link between eastern and western Metro Manila, but we will also be leading a historic effort to bring the Pasig River back to health,” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, September 3, 2020 11:04:00 PM EAT

Ramon Ang said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We committed to the people of Bulacan that we would help solve flooding in their area. Dredging the Tullahan is a major component of our flood mitigation strategies. Essentially, it will clean up and deepen the river system, increasing its capacity to handle heavy rains and allowing for floodwaters to flow more freely and drain into the Manila Bay,” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, August 26, 2020 10:18:00 PM EAT

Ramon S Ang said ( about Manila Bay ) : “The dredging will clean up and deepen the river system, increasing its capacity to handle heavy rains and allowing for floodwaters to flow more freely and drain into Manila Bay,” External link

bworldcom Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:53:00 PM EAT

Ramon Ang said ( about Manila Bay ) : “We committed to the people of Bulacan that we would help solve flooding in their area. Dredging the Tullahan is a major component of our flood mitigation strategies. Essentially, it will clean up and deepen the river system, increasing its capacity to handle heavy rains and allowing for floodwaters to flow more freely and drain into to the Manila Bay,” External link

manilastandardtoday Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:05:00 PM EAT

Ramon Ang said ( about Manila Bay ) : “This effort is part of our larger flood-mitigation strategy for Bulacan. The first is our P1-billion plan to dredge and clean-up the Tullahan-Tinajeros River system, which began earlier this year. This involves cleaning major river systems and tributaries that have been clogged up with garbage and sediment for so many decades, preventing flood waters from draining into the Manila Bay,” External link

manilatimes Sunday, August 2, 2020 9:57:00 PM EAT

Roy Cimatu said ( about Manila Bay ) : "The solar-powered plant is just the first of the many treatment plants that will be installed in key outfalls and river systems. These will receive untreated wastewater for processing and treatment before recycling or release in Manila Bay," External link

manilametro Sunday, August 2, 2020 9:13:00 PM EAT

Danilo Lim said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Now that the first STP of the Manila Bay Rehabilitation Program is finally operational, we are confident that this will help improve the quality of water being discharged to the Manila Bay,” External link

manilastandardtoday Friday, July 31, 2020 6:39:00 PM EAT

Silvestre Bello said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Those who have returned home includes around 8,000 seafarers who were stranded in 26 cruise ships in Manila Bay,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, June 1, 2020 9:28:00 PM EAT

Imee Marcos said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Come June, we will be entering new territory in the progress of this pandemic. The unanimous clamor of Metro Manila mayors for a milder community quarantine comes as the country registered its highest number of COVID-19 cases yesterday,” External link

manilastandardtoday Wednesday, May 27, 2020 11:35:00 PM EAT

Harry Roque said ( about Manila Bay ) : “Just this morning, the President already gave the authorities — the DoLE, OWWA and DoH — one week to send the 24,000 OFW who are staying in various hotels floating around the Manila Bay to their respective provinces,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, May 25, 2020 7:26:00 PM EAT

Manila Bay said ( about Manila Bay ) : "The national government will build a 50-meter beach and water treatment facilities wherein the water coming from the inland will be cleaned once it lands to Manila Bay," External link

pna Wednesday, August 7, 2019 3:31:00 AM EAT