Nayong Pilipino - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Nayong Pilipino


Duterte taps ex-Malabon vice mayor as DSWD undersecretary

Jan 18, 2019 - 12:28 PM

President Duterte also appoints new members of the Nayong Pilipino Foundation Board of Trustees – Michelle Aguilar-Ong and Lucille Malilong-Isberto

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presides over the 33rd Cabinet Meeting held at the Malacañan Palace on January 7, 2019. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

DOJ voids Nayong Pilipino deal with Chinese casino builder

Aug 31, 2018 - 12:22 PM

(UPDATED) Malacañang wants Ombudsman Samuel Martires to probe the Nayong Pllipino Foundation officials involved in the 'flawed' contract

The scale model of Nayon Landing, the $ 1.5 billion Filipino-inspired integrated leisure and entertainment resort at the Entertainment City in Paranaque City. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

Senate probe sought into Nayong Pilipino casino deal

Aug 29, 2018 - 2:14 PM

Senator Francis Escudero asks the Senate blue ribbon committee to probe the alleged questionable $1.5-billion casino deal

DRAMATIC GROUNDBREAKING. The scale model of NayonLanding, the Filipino-inspired casino resort to be built on Nayong Pilipino Foundation land is showcased during the project's groundbreaking ceremony. File photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

Did Duterte have his facts right on Nayong Pilipino deal?

Aug 27, 2018 - 6:44 PM

President Duterte is angry over the draft contract on the NayonLanding casino resort. Was he aware of final contract details when he moved to scrap the project?

The scale model of Nayon Landing, the $ 1.5 billion Filipino-inspired integrated leisure and entertainment resort at the Entertainment City in Paranaque City. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

Duterte: No more new casinos

Aug 08, 2018 - 6:21 PM

'I hate gambling,' says President Rodrigo Duterte

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech during the 117th anniversary of the Office of the Solicitor General at Le Pavillon in Metropolitan Park, Pasay City on July 3, 2018. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

HK firm's $1.5-B Nayong Pilipino resort to push through

Aug 08, 2018 - 3:34 PM

Landing International Development Limited says it is a valid leaseholder 'unless the lease contract is cancelled or nullified on legal grounds by the courts'

Duterte fires Nayong Pilipino board members

Aug 07, 2018 - 12:25 PM

(UPDATED) President Rodrigo Duterte disapproves of a deal entered into by the officials that is 'grossly disadvantageous' to the government

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte bows his head in prayer before presiding over the 28th Cabinet Meeting at Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2018. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Alliance Global to build transport hub near NAIA

May 01, 2017 - 8:10 PM

This will connect the country s main international gateway to Newport City potentially increasing foot traffic to tycoon Andrew Tan s development

FOOT TRAFFIC. Alliance Global's Kevin Tan (L) says the transport hub wil be located below the newly-constructed 220-meter air-conditioned elevated bridge called Runway Manila. Photo from Megaworld website

Top property, gaming firms interested in New Nayong Pilipino PPP

Feb 09, 2017 - 10:04 PM

Among them are AC Infrastructure Holdings Corporation DM Consunji Incorporated DM Wenceslao and Associates Incorporated Filinvest Development Corporation and JG Summit Holdings Incorporated

NEW STRUCTURE. Dubbed as the New Nayong Pilipino, this will be the 2nd public-private partnership (PPP) project to be rolled out under the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte

Pagcor probes Okada ‘payment’ to ex-consultant

Nov 18, 2012 - 11:49 PM

Pagcor is investigating a report that Okada affiliates paid off its former consultant to win concessions for a casino project

Court upholds Aquino's revocation of midnight appointments

Aug 31, 2012 - 1:48 PM

Aquino did not commit grave abuse of discretion says Court of Appeals

What does Okada's Manila casino-resort look like?

Feb 28, 2012 - 7:22 PM

An early look at Japanese billionaire Kazuo Okada s US 2 billion investment in Manila