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.
In an advisory, the Comelec bared the names of partylists invited to attend the proclamation ceremonies Thursday afternoon ...The 55 partylists to be proclaimed are.. ACT-CIS ... Tingog. 4Ps ... Sagip ... ManilaTeachers ... The Comelec advised the winning organizations that they are entitled to send a maximum of two representatives per partylist during the ceremonies.
During a recent forum organized by The ManilaTimes, titled. "Sea Power... "Hence, we are not improving the infrastructure to reduce logistics costs ... On the other hand, in those ports where cranes were installed such as Manila, Cebu, Cagayan de Oro and Subic, only international ships are allowed to use these, according to the PLSA chief executive ....
GENEVA, Switzerland — The monkeypox outbreaks in non-endemic countries can be contained and human-to-human transmission of the virus stopped, the WorldHealthOrganization said Monday. AFP/ MANILA BULLETIN. Fewer than 200 confirmed and suspected cases had been recorded so far, the WHO’s emerging disease lead Maria Van Kerkhove said ... .
AFP/ MANILA BULLETIN. In their second gathering, nearly four dozen countries and organizations forming the UkraineDefenseContact Group met online to discuss helping Ukraine, and 20 nations pledged arms, ammunition and other supplies to support Kyiv...Others, he added, are offering training for Ukraine’s military ... .
Johnny Arcilla (right) holds his trophy as he poses with Leander Lazaro after dominating the Fr. Suarez M-Cup Op. Ageless Johnny Arcilla kept racking up titles over younger rivals, bagging the Fr ... For details and registration, contact event organizer and sports program development director Bobby Mangunay at 0915-4046464. THE MANILA TIMES ....
On the easternmost part of the embankment, a 45-story and a 35-story tower with 875 units would be built in two phases by a New York developer, the Albanese Organization. A possible alternative single 55-story tower with the same units was also mentioned as a possible development for the area on the corner of Sixth Street and ManilaAvenue.
Nimfa Estrellado, collaborated with various groups to organize the virtual forum last April 18, 2022, which was co-presented by The ManilaTimes, a national daily newspaper in the Philippines that delivers trusted, quality content in its print and digital editions ...Belinda Otordoz, The Manila Times correspondent, was the virtual forum moderator.
The virtual event brought together stakeholders from the government, private sector, and non-profit organizations to discuss action points on turning MetroManila’s iconic highway into a thriving green, mobile green space ... Moreover, the Metro Manila DevelopmentAuthority (MMDA) ...