<span>Suspended Makati Mayor Junjun Binay spends time with his daughters during the official launch of the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA), touted to be the main opposition party in the 2016 elections, at the Makati Coliseum on July 1, 2015.</span>
<span>UNDERPASS ART  GALLERY. Colorful murals adorn the underpasses of Ayala Avenue in Makati City. Last year, the ceilings and walls of the underpasses had a makeover and were turned into virtual art galleries showing the works of artists like Rai Cruz, Kookoo Ramos, Geloy Maligaya Concepcion and Quatro Los Banos.</span>
<span>A family makes its home on a street in Makati City, the site of the country's top financial district on October 27, 2014. Millions of FIlipinos go to bed hungry despite the soaring economy, according to the latest survey of the Social Weather Stations. This photo won the award for Excellence in News Photography in the 2015 Society of Publishers in Asia (SOPA) Editorial Awards in Hong Kong.</span>
<span>Janet Lim-Napoles listens to the verdict by the Makati Regional Trial Court in the complaint against her for her illegal serious detention of her former finance officer and confidant, Benhur Luy on April 14, 2015. This is the first judgment of the case lodged against her which blew wide open her alleged criminal activities in the P10-billion pork barrel scam.</span>
<span>Dragon and lion dancers ride the escalator to the Philippine Stock Exchange building,as the PSE Ayala Trading Floor in Makati City welcomes the Year of the Green Wooden Sheep with traditional Chinese dances associated with luck and celebration on February 18, 2015.</span>
<span>The four children of Makati City Mayor Junjun Binay, a widower, throw a protective embrace around him after he's forcibly brought by Senate security personnel to the session hall on January 29, 2015.</span>
<span>Strips of confetti rain down on world boxing champion Manny Pacquiao during a visit to Makati City on November 27, 2014. Pacquiao retained his World Boxing Organization walterweight crown by demolishing Chris Algieri of the United States in a fight held in Macau.</span>
<span>The aftermath of the fire that affected 120 families in Barangay Cembo, Makati City evokes a scene once captured in a classic haiku, as seen on February 28, 2014.</span>
<span>Special forces assault the Peninsula Hotel in Makati City on November 29, 2007. Renegade Philippine soldiers who had holed up in the hotel calling for the overthrow of the government surrendered after elite forces battered down the door and fired tear gas into the lobby. </span>