Metro Manila is National Capital Region

Metro Manila is National Capital Region.

 It is composed of 12 cities and five municipalities. The 12 cities are Manila, Pasay, Quezon, Mandaluyong, Caloocan, Marikina, Las Piñas, Parañaque, Valenzuela, Pasig, Muntinlupa and Makati. The five municipalities are Navotas, Malabon, San Juan,   Pateros, Taguig. All municipalities were taken from the old province of Rizal, while Valenzuela used to be a part of Bulacan.

Metro Manila covers a total land area of 636 square kilometers. It is bounded on the north by the province of Bulacan, on the west by Manila Bay. Its location and fine harbors have made the important  and progressive.

Metro Manila is a cosmopolitan city. The people  living in this region belong to the different ethnic groups coming from other places of our country. Foreigners such as the Chinese, Americans and Europeans have stayed in Metro Manila. Filipino and English are the major languages in this region.

 Important  establishment  found in Manila or Quezon City.

Malacañang Palace is the official residence of the Philippine President.

House of Representatives hold sessions at the Batasang Pambansa Hall .

Supreme  Court, the branch of government that interprets our laws.

Ninoy Aquino International Airport

Central Post Office that takes charge with the mails

Embassy of America, Canada, Germany, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and many other countries.

High End Centers like Malls and Offices are located in Makati.

People from other regions and provinces come to Metro Manila for employment for this region is the most progressive region in the country. Buses is the mode of transportation for people from nearby provinces. Jeepneys, Taxi and Railway transport in the city. Metro Manila has the highest population in the country and most of them speak Tagalog.

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