The local government of Manila has finished distributing financial assistance to the 380,820 families affected by the enhanced community quarantine, Mayor Isko Moreno said Wednesday, May 12.
Mayor Isko Moreno
Poor Manila residents who are not on the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s (DSWD) list of cash aid beneficiaries can still get financial assistance, Mayor Isko Moreno said Monday, May 10.
Manila Mayor Isko Moreno continues to be coy about his political plans despite his strong showing in Pulse Asia’s survey for potential vice presidential candidates.
Manila Mayor Isko Moreno said people’s lives and the economy must both be given weight when the government decides on whether or not to relax the quarantine classifications for the NCR Plus bubble.
Manila Mayor Isko Moreno is thankful that he has a physician as vice mayor to turn to during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Manila Mayor Isko Moreno holds no grudges against his predecessor, former President Joseph Estrada, even if they ran against each other in the 2019 elections.
Manila Mayor Isko Moreno has placed six barangays in the city under a four-day lockdown amid increasing number of COVID-19 cases.
Manila Mayor Isko Moreno has ordered local authorities to strictly enforce health measures in the city amid the surge in COVID-19 cases in the National Capital Region.
Manila Mayor Isko Moreno has expressed openness to Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo Puyat’s suggestion that the city’s parks be opened once a week to people of all ages.
The City of Manila is off to a good start in terms of mass vaccination.