Quezon City

What is Quezon City known for?


time variety

–1987 Philippine coup attempts attempted coup against Aquino escalated and led to the destruction of the Armed Forces (Armed Forces of the Philippines) General Headquarters (AFPGHQ) in Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City. He was detained in Camp Aguinaldo over suspicion of planning the coup with Lt. Col. Gregorio Honasan, but was released days later for lack of evidence. '''''Eat Bulaga!''''' is a noon-time (noon) variety show in the Philippines produced by Television And Production Exponents Inc. (TAPE) (TAPE Inc.) and aired by GMA Network. The show broadcasts from The New TAPE Studios (Eastside Studio) at the GMA Broadway Centrum (GMA Network#GMA Broadway Centrum) in New Manila (Quezon City#New Manila), Quezon City. ''Eat Bulaga!'' is aired Weekdays and Saturdays at 12:00 pm to 2:30 pm (PHT (Time in the Philippines)). The show is also broadcast worldwide through GMA Pinoy TV. Last 2011, the show celebrated its 33rd year on Philippine Television. 32 and Counting: Eat Bulaga! Continues to Win Pinoys' Heart on philstar.com ''Eat Bulaga!'' still holds the record of being the longest-running program on air in the history of local television. GMA Pinoy TV: Eat Bulaga! on gmapinoytv.com birth_date WikiPedia:Quezon City Dmoz:Regional Asia Philippines Regions National Capital Region Quezon City Commons:Category:Quezon City


setting year

left Jollibee mascot In 1975 Tony Tan Caktiong and his family opened a Magnolia Ice Cream parlor in Cubao. Jollibee – About Us – History ref>

it as an ice cream parlor in 1975. Jollibee became a household name in the Philippines even though it went head to head against fast food giant McDonald's. Tony Tan


creative programs

''' (sometimes referred to as '''Hero TV''') is a Filipino (Philippines) cable television network based in Quezon City. It is owned and operated by Creative Programs, Inc. a wholly owned subsidiary of the media conglomerate ABS-CBN Corporation. Its programming is composed primarily of Tagalog (Tagalog language)-dubbed anime aimed to young audiences. '''Q''' (formerly '''QTV''', stands for '''Q'''uality '''T'''ele'''V'''ision) was a commercial television station in the Philippines and it is owned and operated by GMA Network, Inc. An airtime block agreement between GMA Network Inc. and ZOE Broadcasting Network started its commercial operation in November 2005 using DZOE-TV channel 11 frequency. Q network studios are located at 22nd Floor, Strata 2000 Building, Emerald Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig City and at the GMA Network Center in Epifanio delos Santos corner Timog Avenues, Diliman, Quezon City. With transmitters at Barangay Culiat, Tandang Sora, Quezon City. Q's programming lineup features mostly American dramas, and other lifestyle shows. On February 21, 2011, Q ceased its commercial operation to give way to its sister channel, GMA News TV. '''Q''' (formerly '''QTV''', stands for '''Q'''uality '''T'''ele'''V'''ision) was a commercial television station in the Philippines and it is owned and operated by GMA Network, Inc. An airtime block agreement between GMA Network Inc. and ZOE Broadcasting Network started its commercial operation in November 2005 using DZOE-TV channel 11 frequency. Q network studios are located at 22nd Floor, Strata 2000 Building, Emerald Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig City and at the GMA Network Center in Epifanio delos Santos corner Timog Avenues, Diliman, Quezon City. With transmitters at Barangay Culiat, Tandang Sora, Quezon City. Q's programming lineup features mostly American dramas, and other lifestyle shows. On February 21, 2011, Q ceased its commercial operation to give way to its sister channel, GMA News TV. birth_date WikiPedia:Quezon City Dmoz:Regional Asia Philippines Regions National Capital Region Quezon City Commons:Category:Quezon City


complex national

at the Batasan Hills (Batasan Hills, Quezon City) in Quezon City in Metro Manila. The building is often simply called ''Batasan''; the word has also became a metonym to refer to the House of Representatives. The incumbent speaker is Feliciano Belmonte, Jr. of Quezon City's 4th congressional district (Legislative districts of Quezon City#4th District). The Batasang Pambansa Complex (National Legislature) at Quezon City is the seat of the House of Representatives since its restoration in 1987; it took its name from the Batasang Pambansa, the national parliament which convened there from 1978 to 1986. Marcos then oversaw the construction of the new home of parliament at Quezon City, which convened in 1978. The parliament, called the Batasang Pambansa continued to sit there until the passage of the 1986 Freedom Constitution (Constitution of the Philippines#"Freedom Constitution" (1986)). The House of Representatives inherited the Batasang Pambansa Complex in 1987. Its regional center, Davao City, has an annual income of about P4.13 billion in 2010, without introducing new taxes, making it as the most economically rich city both in Mindanao and Visayas and also outside Metro Manila after Makati(P10.1 billion), Quezon City(P9.4 billion), Manila(P7.3 billion), and Pasig(P5.3 billion). The city has also a gross domestic product (GDP) (gross domestic product) of '''Php''' (Philippine peso) '''21,914,645,328''', or Php 15,696 per capita based on regional survey as of year 2009. Philippines Wood Badge was introduced in the Philippines in 1953 with the first course held at Camp Gre-Zar in Quezon City. Today, Wood Badge courses are held at the Philippine Scouting Center for Asia-Pacific Region, Mount Makiling, Los Baños (Los Baños, Laguna), Laguna (Laguna (province)). WikiPedia:Quezon City Dmoz:Regional Asia Philippines Regions National Capital Region Quezon City Commons:Category:Quezon City


award work

-06-21 Chowking in 2000


television called

Quezon City, Philippines DATE OF DEATH birth_date '''Janella Denise (Ella) Yuson Guevara''' (born August 19, 1998 in Quezon City, Philippines) is a Filipina (Filipino people) child actress. She rose to fame through her appearance on a talent search on television called ''StarStruck Kids'' that aired


people power

. On February 22, 1986, the Quezon City portion of the Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (EDSA (road)) (between Camp Crame and Camp Aguinaldo) became the venue of the bloodless People Power Revolution that overthrew Marcos. On February 23, 1998, Republic Act. No. 8535 was signed by President Fidel V. Ramos (Fidel Ramos). The Act provided for the creation of the City of Novaliches comprising the 15 northernmost barangays of Quezon city. However, in the succeeding plebiscite on October 23, 1999, an overwhelming majority of Quezon City residents rejected the secession of Novaliches. Quezon City is the first local government in the Philippines with a computerized real estate assessment and payment system. The city government developed a database system that now contains around 400,000 property units with capability to record payments. Master plans In 1938, President Quezon made a decision to push for a new capital city. Manila was getting crowded, and his military advisors (reportedly) told him that Manila, being by the bay, was an easy target for bombing by naval guns (Naval artillery) in case of attack–a real possibility in the late 1930s. Military advisers, however, did not anticipate aerial bombardment. Quezon railroaded the idea of anew city at least WikiPedia:Quezon City Dmoz:Regional Asia Philippines Regions National Capital Region Quezon City Commons:Category:Quezon City


Philippines

Philippines pushpin_map_caption coordinates_display inline,title coordinates_region PH subdivision_type Country subdivision_name subdivision_type1 Region subdivision_name1 National Capital Region (Metro Manila) subdivision_type2 Districts subdivision_name2 1st to 6th districts of Quezon City (Congressional districts of Quezon City) subdivision_type3 Barangays subdivision_name3 310

subdivision_type4 subdivision_name4 leader_title Mayor leader_name Herbert M. Bautista (Herbert Bautista) (Liberal (Liberal Party (Philippines))) leader_title1 Vice Mayor leader_name1 Ma. Josefina Belmonte-Alimurung (Josefina Belmonte-Alimurung) (Liberal (Liberal Party (Philippines))) leader_title2 Representatives leader_name2


business focus

; Sometime in 1978, Caktiong and his brothers and sisters engaged the services of a management consultant, Manuel C. Lumba. Lumba shifted the business focus from ice cream to burgers, after his studies showed that a much larger market was waiting to be served. Lumba became Caktiong's first business and management mentor. The GMA Network Center is the headquarters of the GMA Network, a major radio and television network in the Philippines. It is located at EDSA


running program

Television. 32 and Counting: Eat Bulaga! Continues to Win Pinoys' Heart on philstar.com ''Eat Bulaga!'' still holds the record of being the longest-running program on air in the history of local television. GMA Pinoy TV: Eat Bulaga! on gmapinoytv.com birth_date birth_place

Quezon City

leader_title3 Sangguniang Panlungsod leader_name3 title Councilors frame_style border:none; padding: 0; list_style text-align:left;display:none; 1 '''1st District (Legislative districts of Quezon City#1st District)''' 2 • Anthony Peter "Onyx" D. Crisologo 3 • Ricardo "RJ" T. Belmonte, Jr. 4 • Dorothy "Doray" A. Delarmente 5 • Lena Marie "Mayen" P. Juico 6 • Victor "Jun" V. Ferrer, Jr. 7 • Alexis "Alex" R. Herrera 8 '''2nd District (Legislative districts of Quezon City#2nd District)''' 9 • Mari Grace Precious H. Castelo (Precious Castelo) 10 • Voltaire Godofredo L. Liban III 11 • Ranulfo Z. Ludovica 12 • Ramon P. Medalla 13 • Roderick M. Paulate (Roderick Paulate) 14 • Estrella C. Valmocina 15 '''3rd District (Legislative districts of Quezon City#3rd District)''' 16 • Allan Benedict S. Reyes 17 • Gian Carlo G. Sotto 18 • Franz S. Pumaren (Franz Pumaren) 19 • Eufemio C. Lagumbay 20 • Jose Mario Don S. De Leon 21 • Jaime F. Borres 22 '''4th District (Legislative districts of Quezon City#4th District)''' 23 • Jesus Manuel "Bong" C. Suntay 24 • Marvin D. Rillo 25 • Vincent Eric D.G. Belmonte 26 • Raquel S. Malangen 27 • Jessica C. Daza 28 • Bayani V. Hipol 29 '''5th District (Legislative districts of Quezon City#5th District)''' 30 • Jose "Joe" A. Visaya 31 • Julienne Alyson Rae "Aly" V. Medalla 32 • Godofredo "Godie" T. Liban II 33 • Andres Jose "Anjo" G. Yllana, Jr. (Anjo Yllana) 34 • Allan Butch T. Francisco 35 • Karl Edgar C. Castelo 36 '''6th District (Legislative districts of Quezon City#6th District)''' 37 • Eden Delilah "Candy" A. Medina 38 • Diorella Maria "Lala" G. Sotto 39 • Maria Victoria "Marivic" C. Pilar 40 • Rogelio "Roger" P. Juan 41 • Melencio "Bobby" T. Castelo, Jr. 42 • Donato "Donnie" C. Matias 43 '''ABC President (Liga ng mga Barangay)''' 44 Ricardo B. Corpuz established_title established_date established_title2 Incorporated (town) established_date2 October 12, 1939 (as Diliman Estate) established_title3 Incorporated (city) established_date3 October 12, 1939 (By virtue of Commonwealth Act No. 502 as amended by Commonwealth Act No. 659 and Republic Act Nos. 333, 537, and 1575) Retrieved at Quezon City Official Website: History of Quezon City, July 9, 2009 area_magnitude unit_pref area_footnotes area_total_km2 171.71 area_land_km2 area_water_km2 area_water_percent area_urban_km2 area_metro_km2 population_as_of 2010 population_note population_total 2761720 population_footnotes population_density_km2 16617 population_metro population_density_metro_km2 population_urban population_density_urban_km2 timezone Quezon City Standard Time (PST) utc_offset +8 timezone_DST utc_offset_DST latd 14 latm 38 latNS N longd 121 longm 2 longEW E elevation_footnotes tags-- elevation_m 17.0 postal_code_type ZIP Code postal_code 1100 to 1138 chapter-url http: zip-codes.philsite.net quezon_city.htm chapter Quezon City ZIP Code url http: zip-codes.philsite.net title Philippine ZIP Codes Directory area_code 2 blank_name blank_info blank1_name blank1_info website footnotes

'''Quezon City''' ( Quezon City is not located in and should not be confused with Quezon Province (Quezon (province)), which was also named after the president. It is currently the largest city in Metro Manila in terms of land area.

Having been the national capital for almost three decades, Quezon City is the site of many government offices, including the Batasang Pambansa Complex, which is the seat of the House of Representatives (House of Representatives of the Philippines) (the lower chamber of the Philippine Congress (Congress of the Philippines)). The main campuses of two premier educational institutions, the state-funded University of the Philippines Diliman and the Catholic Ateneo de Manila University, are located in boundary of Manila and Quezon City.

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