Manila Bay


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Manila Bay

n
(Placename) an almost landlocked inlet of the South China Sea in the Philippines, in W Luzon: mostly forms Manila harbour. Area: 1994 sq km (770 sq miles)

Manil′a Bay′


n.
a bay in the Philippines, in W Luzon Island.
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Noun1.Manila Bay - a naval battle in the Spanish-American War (1898)Manila Bay - a naval battle in the Spanish-American War (1898); the American fleet under Admiral Dewey defeated the Spanish fleet
Spanish War, Spanish-American War - a war between the United States and Spain in 1898
Philippines, Republic of the Philippines - a republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946
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The senator said Estrada may have misinterpreted her efforts in cleaning up Manila Bay as tantamount to his husband's interest in local office.
And we expect to fetch a good price as it is situated in the Manila Bay area where properties have enjoyed a 10 to 15 percent appraisal gains over the last five years,' he said.
And we expect to fetch a good price as it is situated in the Manila Bay area where properties have enjoyed 10-15 percent appraisal gains over the last five years,' GSIS president and general manager Jesus Clint O.
Estrada approved a multibillion-peso reclamation project in Manila Bay, involving a 318-hectare mixed-use development along the shorelines of Roxas Boulevard.
Manila City Mayor Joseph Ejercito Estrada has approved another multi-billion-peso reclamation project in Manila Bay - envisioned as a 318-hectare commercial and tourism hub along the shorelines of Roxas Boulevard.
The Lakbay Manila Bay program visited four Sustainable Integrated Area Development (SIAD) sites of Metro Manila.
San Miguel, which owns a stake in flag carrier Philippine Airlines, told the Philippine Stock Exchange in a disclosure that reports of its bid to build the four-runway hub in Manila Bay were "accurate".
MANILA, Philippines, Jumada I 12, 1435, Mar 13, 2014, SPA -- A cargo ship smashed into a small fishing boat in Manila Bay, causing the fishing boat to sink and leaving nine of its 21 crew members missing, AP quoted Philippine authorities as saying.
MANILA, PHILIPPINES * Bishops in dioceses that front Manila Bay have asked the government to scrap plans for a 94,000-acre reclamation project.
Solaire is the first of four new casino-resorts to open in Entertainment City, a 10-hectare development near Manila Bay that is at the forefront of the government's push to boost tourism and investment.
This reclamation will not only block the view of the famed sunset on Manila Bay but will also lead to worsening environmental degradation, like more floods," said Chiqui Mabanta, one of the organisers of the event.
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