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MANILA ZOOLOGICAL AND BOTANICAL GARDEN HISTORICAL BACKGROUND The Manila Zoological and Botanical Garden or Manila Zoo emerged from the ashes of World War II, a proud monument of man’s innate love of nature and its multitude of creatures. This showcase of then Mayor Arsenio H. Lacson’s vision was born on May 18, 1959 by virtue of City Ordinance No. 4135 and inaugurated on July 25, 1959. Mayor Antonio Z. Villegas’ Executive Order No. 10, dated February 1, 1967, integrated into one office the Division...

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Manila-Tagaytay Tour

Reaction Paper (BSBA MANILA-TAGAYTAY TOUR) “It doesn’t matter where you go, what matters is what learning you will gain from that place and what adventure could you do to make it another one memorable chapter of your life, together with the people you are with and the experiences that you will have.” Great Fun! Friendship! Expectations! Smiles! Excitement! These were the words that best describe our 3 days tour. Fact, more words could describe what we had in Manila and Tagaytay but these...

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Manila Museum

Manila Museums Manila's history has seen it exposed to a variety of international influences and this has certainly played a major role in contributing to the cultural venues and museums that it now has to offer. The National Museum of the Philippines is arguably the highlight of this cultural scene in Manila and the one place not to miss, especially if you are at all interested in the events of the past in the city itself and other parts of the country too. Also very popular in Manila is the...

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The Rizal Park Hostage Crisis in Manila

he Manila hostage crisis, officially known as the Rizal Park hostage-taking incident,[3] occurred when a dismissed Philippine National Police officer took over a tourist bus in Rizal Park, Manila, Philippines on August 23, 2010. Disgruntled former senior inspector Rolando Mendoza of the Manila Police District (MPD) hijacked a tourist bus carrying 25 people (20 tourists and a tour guide from Hong Kong, and four Filipinos) in an attempt to get his job back.[4] He said that he had been summarily and...

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Metro Manila and Quezon City

tattoos Eternal Death Wake 9: Halloween at Ghost Harbour Time: 8 p.m. Venue: Inggo's Grill, Roxas Boulevard, Manila Description: Features live performances by Anhura, Names Are For Tombstones, Switch, Solinari, Oremuz and Joelen Mingi of German goth-rock band The Angina Pectoris Entrance fee: P150 (inclusive of free beer) October Masquerade Time :5 p.m. Venue: Newport Mall, Resorts World Manila, Pasay City Fright Fest: A Rockin' Halloween Concert Time: 5 p.m. Venue: Eastwood City Walk, Libis, Quezon...

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Manila City Jail

Manila City Jail (Old Bilibid Prison) - Male Dormitory (Manila) Philippines / National Capital Region / Manila / C. M. Recto Ave., corner Quezon Blvd. The Manila City Jail (MCJ) has been ravaged by time. It is under-staffed, overcrowded, and its facilities in disrepair. Originally built by the Spaniards in the 19th Century, “Bilibid”, as it is commonly known, was home to prisoners of war during the Japanese occupation of Manila in World War II. Today it houses over 3,700 inmates - a 4x overcapacity...

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Traffic Problems in Manila

Traffic Problem and Situation in Metro Manila I. Highlights of Online Sources The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will rehabilitate the stretch of the EDSA (Epifanio Delos Santo Avenue) and the construction of a flyover to cross over the EDSA-Taft Avenue intersection. It will begin in May 2013 and estimated to be a Php 3.7 billion project with expected 23 months of completion. The project has three phases, first, it will start from Roxas Boulevard in Pasay to Julia Vargas Avenue...

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Effects of 2013 Gdp Growth on Micro-Enterprises in Sta. Mesa, Manila: an Analysis

POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES COLLEGE OF ACCOUNTANCY AND FINANCE DEPARTMENT OF BANKING AND FINANCE STA. MESA, MANILA ------------------------------------------------- Effects of 2013 GDP Growth on Micro-Enterprises In Sta. Mesa, Manila: An Analysis ------------------------------------------------- In Partial Fullfilment Of The Requirement Of The Degree Bachelor In Banking And Finance ------------------------------------------------- By: AMIEL C. MANANGHAYA BBF 4-10S 2013 AUGUST...

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Manila: a Beautiful City

MANILA: A Beautiful City The Manila tour was a very challenging and interesting experience for me, since I am not that familiar with those places that we have gone by. Although really very tiring, I had fun throughout the trip and enjoyed it so much. Our group did the tour last August 8, a Monday. First stop was the famous church here in Manila, the Quiapo church. The church is located in "old" Manila just north of the Intramuros. It is known for the Black Nazarene statue that is paraded through...

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Metro Manila and Gross Group Sales

shopping areas. Penshoppe further crossed barriers in 2002 by launching the brand in Xiamen, China extending its brand-building expertise beyond the national borders. Penshoppe unveiled its mid-year collection in a fashion show titled “Stylescape: Manila” during the recent Philippine Fashion Week Holiday Collection 2009 last May 30, at the Main Atrium of SM Mall of Asia in Pasay City. Penshoppe models, led by Club Pen members Akihiro Sato, Victor Basa, Solenn Heusaff, Melissa Ricks, JC Tiuseco...

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