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MANILA: Philippine gov't expected to award $1.5-B railway project to Ayala-MPIC group
The Philippine government is expected to formally award the 65-billion-peso Light Rail Transit Line 1 project next week, or after the railway regulator holds a key meeting on July 16, an official said.
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How hazing damaged PAO chief's hearing
MANILA Public Attorney's Office chief Persida Rueda-Acosta admitted Wednesday that hearing on her right ear became damaged due to hazing rites for a sorority.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Bong's pre-trial hearing postponed
Pre-trial sa kaso nina Sen. Bong Revilla et al., ini-urong ng Sandiganbayan 1st div., sa August 27, @8 :30AM.
Questions raised over bidding of LRT 1 Cavite project
MANILA Bayan Muna Representative Neri Colmenares is raising questions about the bidding for the P65 billion Light Rail Transit Line 1 Cavite extension project.
Typhoon Florita exits Philippines
Typhoon Florita exited the Philippine area of responsibility on Tuesday morning, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration reported.
Globe, PLDT seal interconnection in Pangasinan
The local interconnection between Globelines and PLDT means their landline customers will no longer have to pay for long distance charges when calling one another.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
SMART'S app aids in Operation Smile's mega mission
OPERATION Smile Philippines has healed the smiles of over 750 children by way of free reconstructive surgery during a nationwide mission dubbed as the "Gift of Smiles."
1,000 children with cleft palates go under the knife
More than 1,000 children and young adults with cleft lips and palates have benefited from the recent "Gift of Smiles" mega missions jointly conducted by the Bb.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Bautista: Weather-Weather Lang
THIS story was written some time ago. I sent it to the editor but put it on hold and asked be printed again just to show how much of what has been going on is already expected in the month for Disaster Awareness and Preparedness.
PDIC raises P118-M from sale of properties
MANILA, Philippines The Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation successfully sold 21 properties in a public bidding Tuesday, raising a total of P118.01 million.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Brisk sales in Southwoods City project reported
MANILA Global-Estate Resorts Inc. has moved up the launch of the second and third phase of its residential project inside Southwoods City due to high demand.
8990 Holdings to offer EDSA condos at P1.25M per unit
MANILA Mass housing developer 8990 Holdings Inc. is set to begin construction for its condominium tower along EDSA, its first high-rise project.
Century Properties eyes completion of 31 buildings by 2019
In a statement, Century Properties said the 31 buildings, which have around 1.67 million square meters, will be located in master-planned developments in Century City Makati, Acqua Private Residences in Mandaluyong, Azure Urban Resort Residences in Paranaque, the Residences at Commonwealth in Quezon City and Canyon Ranch in Cavite.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Awarding of CALAX project suspended indefinitely
MANILA, Philippines The awarding of the Cavite-Laguna expressway project has been suspended indefinitely due to a pending resolution of the appeal filed by disqualified bidder San Miguel Corp. before the Office of the President.
AboitzLand allots P5.4-B in capex for 2014
The property unit of Aboitiz Equity Ventures is allocating P5.4 billion in capital expenditures this year, 35 percent higher than in 2013.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Villar Group goes into high-end malls
Starmalls Inc., the listed commercial property development firm of the Villar family, is tapping the upscale and mass markets for its two new shopping mall brands.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Batangas port sees rise in international ship calls
MANILA, Philippines The Batangas Container Terminal saw an increase in the number of international carriers using the alternative port gateway last month, according to the port's operator Asian Terminals Inc. .
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Villar pushes plan to become big retail player
The Villar Group targets to open at least 25 of its retail stores all over the country under the All Home brand, a move meant to support the needs of the residents and clients of property developer Vista Land & Lifescapes Inc. Manuel Villar, chairman of both Vista Land and All Value Holdings Corp., said there will be an average of four store ... (more)
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Senator backs CRK twinning with NAIA
Senator Alan Peter Cayetano supports the concept of a dual airport system involving Clark International Airport and the Ninoy Aquino International Airport .
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Philippines : MPTC launches new RFID-based toll collection system for CAVITEX
Speaking at the launch, research and development team, consistent with the company's continuing innovation thrusts to attain the ultimate customer satisfaction in terms of tollway products and services."