Erap quits smoking, imposes ban - Inquirer.net

After a bout with asthmatic bronchitis landed him in the hospital for a few days in December, Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada announced on Monday that he had quit smoking. At the same time, he ordered the intensified citywide implementation of a smoking ...

Estrada orders strict enforcement of smoking ban in Manila - Inquirer.net

Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada on Monday ordered the strict enforcement of a city ordinance that bans smoking in public places in the city. In a statement, Estrada said his Valentine's wish for every Manileño was to quit smoking, in time for the ...

Philippines: Manila implements total smoking ban in all public areas - Asian Correspondent

BEGINNING today, smoking has been banned in the Philippines capital after its mayor issued a directive prohibiting the act in all public areas. According to ABS-CBN News, mayor Joseph Estrada implemented the smoking ban in Manila on Monday, similar to ...

Manila rolls out smoking ban - ABS-CBN News

Manila City Mayor Joseph Estrada answers questions during a briefing, January 2016. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News. Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada on Monday implemented a smoking ban in the capital, emulating an existing law in Davao City where ...

Estrada backs Duterte move vs NPA, hopes talks can be saved - Inquirer.net

MANILA — Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada has expressed support for President Rodrigo Duterte's declaration of all-out war against the communist rebel New People's Army. Estrada, a former president, released a statement a day after the Communist Party of ...