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Ayala Land nets P33.2 billion in 2019

Feb 14, 2020 - 1:31 PM

Ayala Land also surpasses its P100-billion capex target for 2019, as it continued to invest in mixed-use developments across the country


Manila Water employees jittery over Razon’s entry

Feb 06, 2020 - 8:27 PM

(UPDATED) Manila Water's employees want to hear big news direct from management rather than the media

SM-Ayala consortium breaks ground on Cebu SRP project 



Jan 31, 2020 - 4:31 PM

Cebu City Mayor Edgar Labella says the project is expected to generate over P316 billion in investments and 2 million direct and indirect jobs

GROUNDBREAKING. Cebu City Mayor Edgar Labella and representatives from Ayala and SM break ground on new project at the South Road Properties. Photo form Cebu City Public Information Office

Duterte: 'Rich people who are crazy should be killed'

Jan 24, 2020 - 4:04 PM

'Just wait for my signal,' says President Rodrigo Duterte as he continues to rile against the Ayala group and businessman Manny Pangilinan over supposedly 'onerous' water concession agreements

DUTERTE'S TIRADES. President Rodrigo Duterte delivers a speech after leading the distribution of benefits to former rebels at the San Isidro Central School in Leyte on January 23, 2020. Malacañang Photo

Duterte orders review of UP-Ayala technohub deal

Jan 23, 2020 - 3:34 PM

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo, who recommended the review, says President Rodrigo Duterte wants the contract carefully studied

UP FOR REVIEW. The Ayala group faces another possible legal battle after Malacañang says it will review its lease contract from the UP-Ayala Land Technohub site. Photo from WikiCommons

Malacañang’s rants send Ayala Land shares falling by 7%

Jan 20, 2020 - 7:05 PM

(UPDATED) The Ayala group faces more contract reviews by the Duterte administration, leading jittery investors to dump stocks on Monday, January 20

House probe into alleged ‘lopsided’ LRT concession agreement sought

Jan 20, 2020 - 5:44 PM

ACT-CIS Representative Eric Yap files the resolution just 3 days after President Rodrigo Duterte said he would check the LRT contract, which involves the Ayalas and business tycoon Manny Pangilinan

DUTERTE VS AYALAS, MVP. A lawmaker wants a House probe into the government's concession agreement with the Light Rail Manila Corporation. File photo from LRMC

Duterte threatens to reveal individuals behind 'onerous' water deal

Jan 16, 2020 - 9:44 PM

'The people should know.... Putangina, pag hindi, babarilin ko yung bayag mo,' says President Rodrigo Duterte as he amps up threats against the Ayalas and businessman Manny Pangilinan

THREATS. President Rodrigo Duterte once again lashes out at private concessionaires Maynilad and Manila Water. Malacañang photo

Duterte to ABS-CBN: Better to sell the network

Dec 30, 2019 - 5:56 PM

'Magrenew kayo, ewan ko lang kung may mangyari diyan,' President Rodrigo Duterte tells the media giant

SELL ABS-CBN. President Rodrigo Duterte in his fresh rant against the 'oligarchs' says broadcast giant ABS-CBN would be better off if it sells the network instead. Screengrab from RTVM

Ayala Malls awaken amazing experiences with new campaign

Dec 16, 2019 - 7:02 AM

This year, Ayala Malls ushers in a new era with a brand-new campaign tagline "Awaken Amazing"

Woman charged for assaulting Cebu mall sales clerk

Dec 09, 2019 - 6:58 PM

In a viral video, Medelina Yamazaki is heard shouting, 'Don't touch my daughter!' before throwing a humidifier at the face of a sales clerk in the Ayala Center Cebu

ASSAULT. A woman seen assaulting a sales clerk in a viral video taken in a Cebu City mall is charged with assault. Screengrab from Facebook

Look back: Duterte's tussles with big business

Dec 09, 2019 - 6:30 PM

Going from threats to defying an international court order, President Duterte proves more and more that he will use every presidential power to pressure some of the country's biggest firms

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte holds a press conference at the Malacañan Palace on November 19, 2019. TOTO LOZANO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Duterte threatens Ayalas, Pangilinan after Manila Water arbitration win

Dec 03, 2019 - 8:50 PM

Manila Water's win against the government refuels President Rodrigo Duterte's determination to scrap the concession agreement of the Ayala-led company as well as that of Manny Pangilinan's Maynilad

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presides over the 44th Cabinet Meeting at the Malacañan Palace on December 2, 2019. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Ayala invests $237 million in Myanmar tycoon's empire

Nov 14, 2019 - 7:30 PM

Ayala Corporation is set to acquire a 20% stake in Serge Pun's Yoma Group. The deal is the biggest ever Philippine conglomerate investment in Myanmar.

IN PHOTOS: Where you can catch Christmas light exhibits in the metro

Nov 11, 2019 - 8:00 AM

It's the most wonderful time of the year!

IN PHOTOS: Glorietta 4's Food Choices section reopens, shows off new look and menu

Oct 13, 2019 - 2:00 PM

Glorietta's OG food court just got a makeover!

Osmeña files suit vs Cebu City government, real estate conglomerates over SRP deal

Sep 04, 2019 - 8:33 PM

The ex-mayor also seeks to stop the city from using proceeds from the SRP to fund the local government's P2.5-billion supplemental budget

LAND SALE. Cebu City is funding its budget from partial payment of property sold in 2015. Former Mayor Tommy Osmeña wants to stop it. Road file photo from Cebu City's website

[PODCAST] Love of Country: When is music patriotic?

Aug 16, 2019 - 2:49 PM

Music legend Joey Ayala shatters widely-held beliefs about patriotism in music

SC stops Quezon City from auctioning off U.P. Technohub

Jul 22, 2019 - 3:40 PM

The Supreme Court rules that the University of the Philippines cannot be made to pay taxes for the Technohub property. This exemption does not cover assets acquired under the UP-Ayala Land contract.

NO SALE. Supreme Court rules the University of the Philippines is exempt from real property taxes. Photo from WikiCommons

PSL: Petron snaps Generika-Ayala's streak for solo 2nd place

Jul 09, 2019 - 10:46 PM

Petron and Foton get off to stunning wins in the 2019 PSL All-Filipino Conference

ON TRACK. The Petron Blaze Spikers are still on the path to their title defense. File photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PSL: F2 Logistics continues winning streak over Sta. Lucia

Jul 04, 2019 - 11:15 PM

The F2 Logistics stays perfect in the 2019 PSL All-Filipino Conference

ON TOP. F2 Logistics strengthens its bid for the 2019 PSL All-Filipino Conference crown. Photo from release

PSL: F2 Logistics powers past Cignal

Jul 02, 2019 - 9:36 PM

F2 Logistics and Generika-Ayala continue their winning streaks in Cadiz City

PERFECT. F2 Logistics continue its bid for the 2019 PSL All-Filipino Conference crown. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PSL: Petron snatches first win over Marinerang Pilipina

Jun 20, 2019 - 10:49 PM

Petron shows no mercy in its bid for a 3-peat Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conference title

HOT START. Petron blazes off to a dominant All-Filipino Conference title defense. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PSL: Kalei Mau powers F2 to 2nd win

Jun 18, 2019 - 10:40 PM

Kalei Mau delivers despite the dominant La Salle connection in her club

OFFENSIVE FORCE. Kalei Mau scores 17 points fo F2 Logistics. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PSL: F2 overpowers Generika in All-Filipino conference opener

Jun 15, 2019 - 4:23 PM

Even without its newest addition Kalei Mau, F2 gets off to rousing start in the 2019 PSL All-Filipino conference

ROUSING START. F2 Logistics aim to clinch the 2019 PSL All-Filipino conference crown. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Ayala unveils Maxus vehicles in the Philippines

Jun 09, 2019 - 6:55 PM

Maxus targets families and companies looking for spacious vehicles. It aims to sell over 500 units in 2019.

Ayala's AC Health to build Philippines' first cancer hospital

May 08, 2019 - 1:25 PM

Ayala Corporation's health unit will invest some P2 billion for a cancer specialty hospital in Metro Manila


LISTEN: OPM singers unite to perform 'Sana Naman, Taumbayan'

May 03, 2019 - 6:53 PM

The song is released days ahead of the 2019 elections

Ayala to build first Philippine-China industrial park in Pampanga

Apr 26, 2019 - 7:23 PM

Ayala Corporation chairman and CEO Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala says the Philippine-China industrial park will be built in Porac, Pampanga

Ayala Corp aids Pampanga residents affected by Luzon earthquake

Apr 26, 2019 - 7:19 PM

From water to telecommunications, various companies under the Ayala conglomerate are reaching out to affected communities in Pampanga

Manila Water Foundation's Agapay Tubig program distributed gallons of water to hard hit areas in Pampanga. Photo from Ayala Corp.

P1.1-B worth of shabu seized in Ayala Alabang buy-busts

Mar 20, 2019 - 7:33 AM

(UPDATED) PDEA and police arrest Chinese suspects in separate operations at the Alabang Town Center parking lot and in a house in Ayala Alabang Village in Muntinlupa City

SHABU SEIZED. The illegal drugs are found inside biscuit tins believed to be distributed by the Golden Triangle drug syndicate. PDEA photo

Ayala Corp posts single-digit net income growth in 2018

Mar 13, 2019 - 9:50 PM

Ayala Land, Globe Telecom, and AC Energy boost parent company Ayala Corporation's net income to P31.8 billion, up by 5% in 2018

Catch Up Dharma Down, Autotelic and Joey Ayala at this shirt brand’s music festival

Feb 04, 2019 - 7:08 PM

All your favorite bands will be under one roof!

Poet Tita Lacambra Ayala dies

Jan 10, 2019 - 12:43 AM

Tita Lacambra Ayala, the poet much loved from Ilocos Norte to Davao City, dies of pneumonia on Wednesday, January 9

Photo from Tita Lacambra Ayala's Facebook

'A confession': Gus Albor marks 49 years of art with Ayala Museum exhibit

Nov 24, 2018 - 1:53 PM

The exhibit is the biggest gathering of the abstract artists' works

ABSTRACTIONIST. Gus Albor's body of work from 1969 to 2018 is going on exhibit at the Ayala Museum. Photo courtesy of the Ayala Museum

Petron, Generika-Ayala sustain hot streaks

Nov 17, 2018 - 8:15 PM

The Blaze Spikers and the Lifesavers clobber separate opponents in straight sets in the Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conference

ATTACK. Generika-Ayala star Patty Orendain gets one to sail past the defensive wall of Smart’s Joyce Sta. Rita and Jasmine Nabor. Photo from PSL

PSL: Smart, Generika-Ayala pull off contrasting wins

Nov 15, 2018 - 8:19 PM

Smart outlasts Cocolife in a five-set thriller as Generika-Ayala whips Sta. Lucia in straight sets

THRILLER. Cocolife’s Shang Berte goes for a kill over Smart’s Joyce Sta. Rita and Jasmine Nabor in the five-set thriller won by the Giga Hitters. Photo from PSL

SC denies Ayala Land petition to claim insurance for 2007 Glorietta 2 blast

Nov 15, 2018 - 9:11 AM

The Supreme Court denies a petition of Ayala Land to claim from Standard Insurance for the damage caused by the blast, which killed 11 people and injured around 130

RUINS. Investigators sift throught the ruins of the ground zero of the infamous Glorietta blast of 2017. Photo from Newsbreak

LIST: Must-see Christmas sights and sounds in Metro Manila

Nov 14, 2018 - 10:00 AM

Check out these photo op-worthy Christmas attractions around the city, including the Disney-themed Ayala Festival of Lights

Generika-Ayala stuns powerhouse F2 Logistics

Nov 13, 2018 - 8:15 PM

Patty Orendain stars as the Lifesavers notch their first victory in the Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conference

ATTACK. F2 Logistics' Aby Maraño fires one past Generika's Fiola Ceballos. Photo from PSL

PDEA nets P7.2M worth of high grade marijuana inside Ayala Alabang

Oct 01, 2018 - 11:37 AM

Live-in partners are caught with 6 kilos of kush or high-grade marijuana, already repacked and ready for distribution to alleged high-end and celebrity clients

PDEA operatives arrest two suspects for selling and repacking high grade Marijuana amounting to P7.2 million inside a posh subdivision in Ayala Alabang, Muntinlupa City on October 1, 2018. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Watch Andres Bonifacio and Emilio Aguinaldo come to life at the Ayala Museum

Sep 26, 2018 - 12:10 AM

The first-ever Aguinaldo and Bonifacio VR 360º diorama experience starts September 25

Typhoon Ompong: Free parking at SM, Ayala, Robinsons, Megaworld malls

Sep 14, 2018 - 1:25 PM

Overnight parking fees are waived for select malls as heavy rain and floods are possible due to Ompong (Mangkhut)

Ayala-Aboitiz consortium bids for national ID system

Aug 14, 2018 - 4:40 PM

Ayala Corporation, AC Infrastructure, Aboitiz InfraCapital, and Unisys Philippines aim to design and develop the infrastructure for the national ID system


Petron ousts Smart to book PSL finals return

Jul 21, 2018 - 7:24 PM

Sisi Rondina and Aiza Maizo-Pontillas take charge as the Blaze Spikers march into the title round for a 5th time

PH team dominates Smart for 3rd PSL win

Jul 12, 2018 - 10:15 PM

Despite the Nationals' victory, coach Shaq Delos Santos says there's still a need to get the team in sync

UNITED. The Philippine women's volleyball team manages to pull through despite a depleted roster. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

F2 trounces Generika in straight sets after Thailand stint

Jul 06, 2018 - 12:45 AM

F2 Logistics looks to build on a recent stint in a Thailand tournament where the team finished in the top 4

SOARING. F2 Logistics’ Majoy Baron goes for a kill over Generika-Ayala’s Patty Orendain. Photo from PSL

Generika holds off UP in PSL opener

Jun 23, 2018 - 8:37 PM

The Lifesavers give the debuting Lady Maroons a baptism of fire

CHALLENGE. Generika-Ayala’s Patty Orendain tries to get one past the defensive wall of UP duo Aishelaine Gannaban and Arielle Estranero. Photo from PSL

PH Athletics Championships: Caminong sets national junior high jump record

Jun 02, 2018 - 7:24 PM

The farmer's daughter smashes the two-year-old mark of Kaylene Mosqueda

BRIGHT FUTURE. Evangeline Caminong hopes to make it to the national team.

PH Athletics Championships: Rookie Sequita impresses in 400m

Jun 01, 2018 - 4:00 PM

The 23-year-old rookie emerges as a surprise runner-up to Dilip Ruwan of Sri Lanka