Quezon City


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Que·zon City

 (kā′sôn′, -sōn′)
The largest city of the Philippines, in central Luzon adjoining Manila. Chiefly residential with a textile industry, it was the official capital of the Philippines from 1948 to 1976.

Quezon City

(ˈkeɪzɒn)
n
(Placename) a city in the Philippines, on central Luzon adjoining Manila: capital of the Philippines from 1948 to 1976; seat of the University of the Philippines (1908). Pop: 2 173 831 (2000)

Que′zon Cit′y

(ˈkeɪ zɒn, -soʊn)
n.
a city on W central Luzon Island, in the Philippines, NE of Manila: former national capital (1948–76). 1,989,000.
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Noun1.Quezon City - city on Luzon adjoining Manila
Philippines, Republic of the Philippines - a republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946
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The Quezon City local government, on the other hand, will donate equipment for the animation room of the Mathay Hall.
Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista insisted that a collective action is vital in ensuring the preservation of the environment.
Some major roads in Quezon City will undergo reblocking and repair works over the weekend, the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) advised motorists on Friday.
The Quezon City Government signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Land Bank of the Philippines for online payment of local taxes.
An 18-year-old detainee who escaped from Quezon City Jail in December by jumping its perimeter fence was caught on Thursday, after hiding from authorities for nearly a month.
The Quezon City Council has approved a resolution urging Mayor Herbert Bautista to extend financial assistance to families affected by the closure of the Payatas sanitary landfill.
Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista and Mayor Toshihito Kumagai, of Chiba City, Japan recently signed a Reaffirmation of Friendship to strengthen their ties as sister cities.
received clearance to start an expressway project that would cut travel time between Taguig City and the Batasan complex in Quezon City by 2020.
With its status, accomplishments, and modern medical facilities, the hospital deserves to be called Quezon City General Hospital and Medical Center," Crisologo said.
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) and Quezon City Government seals today a social covenant that will bring MSMEs to economic progress.
A man was shot dead in Quezon City on Friday, the fourth person killed by unidentified gunmen in the city since the start of the year.
Those who missed the screening of "Esoterika: Maynila" at the Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival last August and at the Shangrila Cineplex last week can still watch it at the Quezon City International Pink Festival until Oct.