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CITY OF ANTIPOLO (RIZAL)


GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION:   a city in the Philippines  located in the province of Rizal; about 25 kilometers east of Manila. Antipolo is landlocked; bounded to the north by San Mateo and Rodriguez; to the northeast by Gen. Nakar in neighboring Quezon Province; to the southeast by Tanay; to the south by Angono, Taytay  and Teresa; and to the west by Cainta  and Marikina City in Metro Manila.
   
ACCESSIBILITY:
    Nearest airport:  
Ninoy Aquino International Airport
    Nearest seaport: 
Manila Seaport
    Major road networks:   Ortigas Extension and the Marcos Highway-Sumulong Highway Routeouth Luzon Expressway (SLEX), Marcos Hi-way

CLIMATE AND WEATHER:  
Type 1 climate, with two pronounced seasons, dry season from November to April and wet season for the rest of the year.

HOTELS AND RESORTS:   
Altaroca Mountain Resort and Hotel, 3B Resort, Bosay Resort, Boso-Boso Highland Resort and Convention Center, Bretsch and Barrie Resort, Bougainville Resort, Casa Ibiza Resort and Events Place, Cattleya Farm and Resort, Callos Resort and Spa, Celestial Inn Resort, Christina Villas Mountain Resort, City View Resort, Deo Gracia's Garden Resort, Eugeio Lopez Center, Femar Garden and Resort, First Pacific Leadership Academy, Gems Hotel and Conference Center, Hilltop Pools, Jamesville Resort, Joseph Resort, Kaysakat Resort, La Colina Garden Resort, Las Brisas Hotel, Loreland Farm Resort, Mainit Spring Resort, Marabella Palace Resort, Mi Terraza,  Monte Palo Resort, Mountain View Resort, Overlook Resort-Spa and Conference Center, Real Cove Resort, Rosalinda Garden Resort, Seven Suites Hotel and Observatory, Sunrock Resort, Terra Villa Resort, The Masters Place Garden Resort, Villa Agapita Resort, Villa Concepcion Resort, The First Villa Cristina Resort, Villa Mari Resort, Villa Patricia Resort, Villa Sampaguita Resort, Villa Veneranda Resort, Villa Virginia Resort, Aling Eniang's Resort, Maysha Resort

TOURIST ATTRACTIONS:  
Boso-Boso Church Ruins; Forest Camp, Hamaka Park; Hardin de Miramar,  Hinulugang Taktak Falls; Hinulugang Taktak National Park; Lanel Abueva Pottery; Mystical Cave; National Shrine of Our Lady of Peace; Overlook View (Eagle's Point);  Pacem Eco Park, Pestano Farm (Phillip's Sanctuary), Pinagmisahan Hills, Pinto Art Museum;  Silangan Art Gallery; White Cross

FIESTAS AND EVENTS:
  
Alay Lakad - Maundy Thursday and April 30-May 1), Ang Tipulis Festval - May 1, May - Sumakah Festival, The Pilgrimage Season - May , June 11 - Founding Anniversary Province of Rizal, Kapitanes and Kapitanas

ETHNIC GROUPS:  
Dumagats, Remontados

LANGUAGES AND DIALECTS:
  
Tagalog, English

RELIGION:  
Baptist, Catholic, Church of the Latter Saints, Iglesia ni Cristo,  Jehovah's Witness, Methodist, Presbysterian, United Pentecostal

FAMOUS SONS AND DAUGHTERS:
Don Juan Marquez Sumulong, James O'Hara, Joven Cuanang, Lorenzo Sumulong, Marcos Villa Agustin, Miguel Ver and Terry Adevoso, Padre Francisco Avendano, Procopio Angeles, Rev. Protacio G. Gungon, DD,  Valentin Sumulong

COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA:  
Albatel, Domestic Satellite Phils, Inc. Exelcom, Express Telecommunication Co., JTHEC,  Sun Cable, Home, Islacom, Mobiline, Novo Telecommunication services, Inc. Sky Cable, BJTC,  Ongsiako Repeater Tower Rental, PLDT, PT&T, Progressive Broadcasting Corpo, Radio Mindanao Network Phil Inc.  Rajah Broadcasting Network Inc. Rennaissance Communication Specialist,RCPI, Digitel, Bayantel, Globe, Smart, Philtel and Sun Cellular, Textron Corporation

   UHF TV Stations: 2nd Avenue on RJTV (DZRF-TV Chan. 29), Jack City on BEAM (DWKC-TV Chan. 31), ZOE TV/Light TV (DZOZ-TV Chan 33), Delta Broadcasting Systems, Inc. (DWXI-TV Chan 35, UNTV (DWAO-TV Chan 37), Aksyon TV (DWBN-TV Chan 41) and 3ABN/Hope Channel (DWVN-TV Chan 45)

   Radio Stations (FM): Jam 88.3 (DWJM-FM), Radyo5 92.3 News FM (DWFM-FM), 93.9 iFM (DWKC-FM), 99.5 Play FM (DWRT-FM), RJ100 (DZRJ-FM), Tambayan 101.9 (DWRR-FM), Radio High 105.9 DWLA-FM) and 107.5 Win Radio (DWNU-FM)                               

SHOPPING AND ENTERTAINMENT:
    Malls: 
SM Masinag, Victory Park and Shop
    Popular establishments:  Goldilocks Bakeshop, Hypermart, Jollibee, Mang Inasal, McDonald's, Pizza Hut, Puregold, Red Ribbon, Shakey's Shopwise, Starbucks, Wendy's, Yellow Cab
    Entertainment venues:   Cloud 9, Forest Hill Golf Club, Padi's Point, Sun Valley Golf Club, Valley Golf Club, Ynares Center

BANKS:  
Allied Bank, Asia United Bank, Banco De Oro, Bank of Makati, Bank of the Philippine Islands, BPI Family Savings Bank, China Banking Corporation, EastWest Bank, Filidian rural Bank of Antipolo, First Macro Bank, Innovative Bank Inc. (A Rural Bank of Antipolo, Land Bank of the Philippines, Metro Bank, MVSM Bank Inc., Opportunity Kauswagan Bank, Inc., Philippine Business Bank, Philippine National Bank, Philippine Rural Banking Corporation, Philippine Savings Bank, Philippine Veterans Bank,  Planters Development, Premier Development Bank, Real Bank A Thrift Bank, Inc. RCBC Savings Bank, Robinsons Bank, Rural Bank of Antipolo, Rural Bank of Cainta Inc. Rural Bank of Makati, Rural Bank of Montalban, Security Bank Corp, Tanay rural Bank Inc. United Coconut Planters Bank

UNIVERSITIES: 
All Nation's College, AMA Computer College East Rizal, Antipolo, AMA School of Medicine, Asian College of Science and Technology, Asian Institute of Computer Studies, Asian School of Hospitality Arts,  International Evangelical Holiness College, ICCT Colleges, International Christian College of Manila, International Peace Leadership College formerly Unification Theological Seminary,  La Salle College, Antipolo, Montessori Professional College, Our Lady of Fatima University,  Skills Power Institute, Southeast Asia Interdisciplinary Development Institute, Sumulong College of Arts and Sciences, Unciano Colleges, University of Rizal System, Antipolo, World Citi College

HOSPITALS: 
Antipolo Community Hospital, Antipolo District Hospital, Antipolo Doctors Hospital, Antipolo City Medical Hospital,  Blessed Trinity Maternity and Medical Hospital Inc., Soriano-Leyble Medical and Maternity Hospital, Unciano Medical Center

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PRA RETIREMENT INFORMATION:
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    Nearest PRA satellite office:  
Manila/Head Office
    Number of PRA retirees:     351

    LIRA MOA:

GOVERNMENT INFORMATION:
    Investment zones:
    Government agencies/branch offices:  
Bureau of Internal Revenue, Bureau of Jail Management and Penology, Commision on Audit, Commission on Election, Department of Agrarian Reform, , Department of Education, Department of Interior and Local Government, Department of Labor and Employment, Department of Trade and Industry-Rizal, Government Service Insurance System, National Food Authority, National Housing Authority, National Statistics Office, Pag-Ibig, Philippine Employment Service Office, PhilHealth, Philippine National Police, Post Office, Public Information Office, Social Security System, Technical Education and Skills Development Authority   

LINKS:  
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antipolo_City

 

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