General Trias - updates

Rappler's latest stories on General Trias


Megaworld hikes capital spending for Cavite project

Mar 20, 2019 - 7:40 PM

Megaworld Corporation increases its capital spending to P15 billion after announcing a 140-hectare township in General Trias City, Cavite

GREEN LEISURE. Megaworld, known for its lifestyle malls and eco-friendly designs, is fast-tracking their projects lined up for this year due to the demand. Photo by Megaworld

Megaworld to build P9-billion 'Makati-inspired' CBD in Cavite

Nov 20, 2017 - 5:30 PM

The 35-hectare central business district will be built within its 140-hectare Maple Grove township by 2022

Labor groups on Cavite fire: HTI violated safety standards

Feb 21, 2017 - 10:13 PM

The findings of the left leaning groups contradict that of the Philippine Economic Zone Authority which cleared the HTI of safety violations

FACTORY FIRE. Aftermath of a huge fire that broke in the Cavite that killed 3 workers and injured over a hundred. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

Cavite factory fire victims to get aid from DOLE, DSWD

Feb 02, 2017 - 8:13 PM

UPDATED The provincial government and the company House Technology Industries have committed to provide financial assistance to the affected employees

HUGE FIRE. Thousands of workers were sent home due to the fire that ravaged the House of Technologies, Inc. in Rosario, Cavite.

LIST: Workers injured in Cavite export processing zone fire

Feb 02, 2017 - 2:21 AM

UPDATED Rappler updates this list of patients as hospitals make their names available

FACTORY FIRE. Up to 100 workers of House Techology Industries at the Cavite Export Processing Zone are being treated in various hospitals after the fire on February 1, 2017. Photo by Naoki Mengua/Rappler

100 hurt in Cavite factory fire

Feb 02, 2017 - 12:49 AM

UPDATED As of midnight of Thursday there are between 80 and 100 HTI workers being treated in various hospitals around Rosario town where the Cavite Export Processing Zone is located

CAVITE EPZA'S BIGGEST EMPLOYER. Fire hits the Housing Technology Industries facility in Cavite's Export Processing Zone at around 6 pm on February 1, 2017, just after employees have changed shifts. Rappler photo

Filipino youth fear disenfranchisement in October polls

Aug 04, 2016 - 8:37 PM

October 31 marks the first Sangguniang Kabataan election after 3 years

General Trias in Cavite now a city

Dec 13, 2015 - 1:59 PM

The number of councilors voters can elect in the locality will increase from 8 to 10 starting in the May 2016 elections

IT'S OFFICIAL. The municipality of General Trias in Cavite is now officially a city, after majority of the registered voters voted for its cityhood on Saturday, December 12.

Guidelines, restrictions set for General Trias cityhood plebiscite

Oct 20, 2015 - 2:41 PM

General Trias residents who have filed for voter registration up to June 30 2015 will be allowed to vote in the December 12 plebiscite

General Trias cityhood plebiscite set for December 12

Oct 05, 2015 - 8:13 PM

The Comelec has allotted P13 67 million for the plebiscite where more than 50 000 voters are eligible to participate

Aquino approves cityhood of General Trias in Cavite

Aug 27, 2015 - 5:36 PM

If residents favor the city hood in a plebiscite General Trias will be Cavite s 7th city and the country s 145th

Makati, Daet 'most competitive' LGUs in 2014

Aug 07, 2014 - 8:28 PM

136 cities and 399 municipalities were ranked on economic dynamism government efficiency and infrastructure the National Competitive Council reports

PFF-Smart Championships round 16 wrap up

Jan 16, 2013 - 4:18 PM

The PFF Smart National Club Championships kicked off last Saturday January 12 and provided several lopsided games and a number of intense matches over the weekend