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× Gov’t to oppose enforcement of water arbitration suits ruling

MANILA, Philippines---The government will oppose the enforcement of the ruling of the Permanent Court of Arbitration in Singapore which ordered the Philippines to indemnify water concessionaires Manila Water and Maynilad over P10 billion for losses they incurred due to the non-implementation of rate hikes.

According to Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra, the government is now looking at possible…