is one of the highly urbanized cities of Metro Manila in the Philippines
and was the former capital of the province of Rizal prior to the formation the
National Capital Region. Located along the eastern border of Metro Manila,
Pasig is bordered on the west by Quezon City and Mandaluyong; to the north by Marikina;
to the south by Makati, Pateros, and Taguig; and to the east by Antipolo, the
municipality of Cainta and Taytay in the province of Rizal.
A formerly rural settlement, Pasig is
primarily residential and industrial, but has been becoming increasingly