MANILA WATER is an internationally acclaimed example of a successful Public-Private Partnership (PPP) and is recognized as among the world’s best in water efficiency. As the private concessionaire of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage Systems (MWSS), MANILA WATER provides quality water and wastewater services to over 6.2 million people from 23 cities and municipalities of eastern Metro Manila and Rizal Province. Going beyond the borders of Manila’s East Zone, MANILA WATER now operates in Cebu, Clark, Laguna, Boracay, and Vietnam, bringing its expertise and experience to the rest of the country and the world. This Ayala-led company has set the industry standard not only in its water and wastewater services, but also in labor quality, productivity and community relations. It is the first Philippine Company to win the prestigious Asian Human Capital Award. The award, presented by the government of Singapore, recognizes companies for their innovative and impactful human resource practices. MANILA WATER has also been inducted in the Department of Trade and Industry's (DTI) 2010 Pro-Active Achievement “Hall of Fame” Awards.