Manila South Harbor - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Manila South Harbor


Asian Terminals sets P8-billion port expansion program

May 03, 2018 - 8:20 PM

The company will increase the container handling capacity of both the Manila South Harbor and the Batangas Container Terminal

PPA: Manila ports' yard utilization 'very healthy'

Dec 21, 2016 - 5:15 PM

Cargo utilization at the Manila International Container Terminal MICT and the Manila South Harbor MSH remain very healthy at 60

PORT OF MANILA. In this photo taken on August 20, 2014, trucks drive past rows of cargo containers at the Port of Manila. File photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

Japan ship to conduct security exercises with PH coast guard

Jul 11, 2016 - 4:19 PM

The Japanese Coast Guard vessel docks at the Manila harbor on the week when an international tribunal is set to decide on PH’s maritime dispute with China

JOINT EXERCISES. The Japan Coast Guard vessel PHL02 Tsugaru docks at the Manila South Harbor for its 6th Joint Maritime Law Enforcement Exercises with the Philippine Coast Guard on July 13, 2016. Photo courtesy of PCG Public Affairs Office

CA justices inhibit from Manila port terminal row case

May 04, 2015 - 9:32 PM

A Court of Appeals division opts out of a Manila port terminal row case so as not to unnecessarily drag the name of this court into a useless controversy

Manila ports less congested now, says ports agency

Feb 23, 2015 - 2:30 PM

The continued decline in the utilization level of the Manila ports is a clear manifestation of a healthy government and private sector partnership the Philippine Ports Authority chief says

Manila South Harbor closed January 18

Jan 14, 2015 - 1:19 PM

UPDATED The port is near Rizal Park where Pope Francis will celebrate mass on January 18

Port operators move overstaying containers to Laguna

Sep 12, 2014 - 11:33 AM

In addition to the ports of Subic and Batangas a 4 hectare facility in Laguna will house overstaying cargoes piling up at the Manila harbor

CONGESTION. Trucks carrying shipping containers arrive at Manila's international container port on April 10, 2014. File photo by  Jay Directo/AFP

Cabinet body orders speedy release of food cargo at Manila port

Aug 16, 2014 - 12:20 PM

The Cabinet Cluster on Port Congestion has directed Manila port operators to prioritize the release of food cargo to avert price hikes and a looming food shortage in the metro

Manila ports to 'normalize' in 4 weeks, says PPA

Jul 14, 2014 - 8:53 PM

Empty containers at the ports are being shipped out to Subic

REPERCUSSIONS. PEZA director-general Lilia de Lima warns of the repercussions of Manila's truck ban on Philippine exports. Romeo Gacad/AFP

Asian Terminals posts 10% growth in 2012 profit

Mar 11, 2013 - 1:18 PM

The company attributes growth to strong port revenues and cost management efforts

PROFITABLE PORTS. Asian Terminals' growth driven by Manila South Harbor and Batangas Port operations. AFP Photo

PH-Aussie naval exercises to start Oct. 22

Oct 21, 2012 - 4:09 PM

Lumbas 2012 the 12th annual Maritime Training Activity MTA involving the Philippine Navy and the Royal Australian Navy will start Monday aboard the HMAS Sydney in Manila s South Harbor