Sangley - updates

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SM not participating in Sangley Airport project

Oct 30, 2019 - 7:10 PM

SM Investments Corporation distances itself from the Sangley Airport project, while other companies tiptoe around the news

6 companies eye $10-B Sangley Airport expansion project

Oct 30, 2019 - 9:41 AM

(UPDATED) Groundbreaking is set for January 15, 2020, and 'the first runway will be completed in 3 years,' says Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla

EXPANSION. Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla named 5 major local companies and one Chinese company that have expressed interest in the expansion of Sangley Airport. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

Cavite group presents Sangley airport plan to Duterte in Beijing

Aug 31, 2019 - 9:02 AM

(UPDATED) The Cavite provincial government has been given 'no objection' from the DOTr 'to immediately implement the project,' says Governor Jonvic Remulla

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte looks on as Cavite Governor Juanito Victor Remulla Jr. presents to him the architect's perspective of the Sangley Point International Airport during the courtesy call on the President at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Beijing on August 30, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Tugade wants Sangley Airport construction done by September 2019

Jun 26, 2019 - 5:35 PM

Once the Sangley Airport is ready for domestic flights, only Cebu Pacific would be immediately ready to operate at the Cavite gateway

SANGLEY AIRPORT. Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade arrives at Sangley Airport to inspect the gateway. Photo from DOTr

Duterte orders Sangley airport operations 'to start immediately'

Jun 11, 2019 - 10:48 AM

During a Cabinet meeting, President Duterte also hints at a revamp at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, says Malacañang

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presides over the 38th Cabinet Meeting at the Malacañan Palace on June 10, 2019. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

LOOK: Fire hits Navy base in Cavite

Nov 09, 2018 - 2:15 PM

The fire started at around 5:30 am, and was declared 'contained' before 8 am, says Navy Spokesman Commander Jonathan Zata

EARLY MORNING FIRE. Fire hit Naval Base Cavite on November 9, 2018. Photo couresty of Naval Public Affairs Office

Napoles lawyer Stephen David once presented at Cabinet meeting

Mar 21, 2018 - 2:45 PM

The agenda of the 5th Cabinet meeting shows David made a presentation about proposals to develop Sangley Point Airport

Small planes for PH Navy signal Japan's growing security role

Mar 28, 2017 - 7:47 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte s pronouncements of dislike for US makes the country s relations with Japan very crucial

SMALL PLANES, HUGE LEAP. The transfer of TC90 patrol planes from the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force to the Philippine Navy is a huge leap for Japan. PH Navy photo

Philippines 'politically important nation for Japan'

Mar 27, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Japan State Minister for Defense Kenji Wakamiya notes the friendship between Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

STATE MINISTER. Japan State Minister of Defense Kenji Wakamiya leads the formal transfer of TC90 planes to the Philippine Navy. Rappler photo

WATCH: Water cannon salute for TC-90 patrol planes

Mar 27, 2017 - 5:30 PM

The TC 90s from Japan complement the air assets of the ill equipped Philippine Navy

ARRC to gov't: Bid out operations, maintenance of Clark airport, not NAIA

Feb 16, 2017 - 6:30 PM

The consortium says privatizing the operations maintenance and upgrade of NAIA would discourage the construction of a new airport

PRIVATE HANDS. The consortium of Solar group's Wilson Tieng and Sy-led Belle Corporation wants the upgrade works of the airport to be handled by private sector. Image from Clark International Airport website

Be it Sangley or Bulacan, San Miguel keen on new airport dev't

Jan 23, 2017 - 1:00 PM

At the end of the day we will join all of the auctions for projects of the government says San Miguel Corporation president Ramon Ang

GOVERNMENT AUCTION.'At the end of the day, we will join all of the auction for projects of the government,' SMC chief Ramon Ang says. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

MVP's Metro Pacific proposes Sangley-Cavitex expressway

Jan 04, 2017 - 7:10 PM

The complete project proposal for the 9 80 kilometer 4 lane divided expressway is underway

THE LINK. This is an 'expressway proposed as a replacement to the original Segment 5 alignment which was taken over by the DPWH and now designated as the Centennial Road,' a project brief shown by the MVP group reads. Rappler file photo

Tieng, Sy group optimistic Sangley airport proposal will be approved

Dec 12, 2016 - 1:00 PM

The proposal for the P1 3 trillion Philippine Global Gateway project is up for approval of the NEDA Board

POSITIVE. All-Asia Resources & Reclamation Corporation says the proposal was welcomed by no other than President Rodrigo Duterte himself. Image background from ARRC

Group of Sy and Tieng also wants to build a new airport

Oct 31, 2016 - 7:11 PM

The group will join the China Communications Construction Company s dredging unit in this project says a Bloomberg report

WAY HIGHER CAPACITY. ARRC's proposed new airport is seen to handle up to 90 million passengers per year, way higher than NAIA's 28 million

SONA 2016: Duterte eyes Sangley Point to help decongest NAIA

Jul 25, 2016 - 8:50 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte also plans to transfer some commercial domestic operations of airlines to Clark International Airport

epa05440107 Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his first State of the Nation Address during the opening of the 17th Congress at the House of Representatives in Quezon City, East of Manila, Philippines on 25 July 2016. Rodrigo Duterte, the former mayor of Davao City, is the 16th president of the country, after winning the 09 May elections based on a tough-talking campaign in which he promised to wipe out crime and corruption. EPA/FRANCIS R. MALASIG

New NAIA to be operational in two decades

Oct 27, 2015 - 7:16 PM

The Philippine government is looking at two possible sites for the new NAIA: the reclamation area in Manila Bay and the naval station in Sangley Point in Cavite

NAIA COLLAPSES. The image shows collapsed ceiling of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 3 last March 27, 2006. Photo from Agence France-Presse

Aquino: 'I'm the most convenient excuse' for flight delays

Oct 23, 2015 - 9:36 PM

In a forum the President says efforts are continuing to solve the traffic and congestion issues in the country s major gateway

CAUSE OF DELAY. President Benigno S. Aquino III quips during an open forum in the Semiconductor and Electronics Industries in the Philippines (SEIPI) Foundation, Inc. 14th CEO’s Forum on Friday, October 23, 2015 that he is told that he's the "most convenient excuse" why flights at the country's main gateway get delayed. Photo by Rey Baniquet / Malacañang Photo Bureau

DOTC eyes privatization of NAIA operations, maintenance

Jan 05, 2015 - 9:38 PM

If privatized NAIA employees could either be absorbed by the winning bidder or opt for early retirement

New toilets, cooler aircon system at NAIA by December

Aug 22, 2014 - 2:13 PM

The P32 6 million project is expected to bring comfort to passengers and remove NAIA from the ranks of the world s worst airports

JICA: PH needs over P430B for new Manila airport

Aug 05, 2014 - 8:53 AM

The new airport will have a capacity of 130M passengers and 4 runways that can handle 700 000 aircraft landings and takeoffs per year

MOVING OUT. Some foreign airlines are moving to the NAIA Terminal 3 from Terminal 1 as part of efforts to ease congestion in the main Manila airport. File photo by AFP/Jay Directo

DOTC eyes interconnecting NAIA terminals 1 and 2

Aug 01, 2014 - 5:08 PM

The agency has to first address various issues in its plan to expand and improve the congested airport

EXPANSION. The government is aiming at interconnecting terminals 1 and 2 of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), apart from building a NAIA terminal 5. File photo by Jay Directo/Agence France-Presse

Clark budget terminal project for NEDA approval in August

Jul 22, 2014 - 12:40 PM

The terminal will boost the Clark airport s passenger capacity to up to 16 million per year from the current 4 million

BUDGET TERMINAL. The proposed budget terminal in Clark International Airport would cost P7.2 billion

Sangley airport as 3rd NAIA runway?

Jul 13, 2014 - 8:48 PM

While the proposed new airport is being developed a Japanese agency suggests it can be used as a 3rd runway for congested NAIA

Is Sangley Point the next Manila airport?

Jun 16, 2014 - 5:21 PM

JICA recommends Sangley Point as the site for the proposed international gateway that will replace NAIA

DOTC: Gov't not keen on unsolicited proposals

Apr 04, 2014 - 5:30 PM

Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya says the Aquino administration prefers solicited proposals for government projects

Cavite pummeled with one month worth of rain

Aug 20, 2013 - 6:52 PM

This explains the heavy flooding in southern Luzon which bore the brunt of the the rains

Rappler Newscast | February 7, 2013

Feb 07, 2013 - 8:53 PM

Private planes will be banned from Ninoy Aquino International Airport by 2015 | President Aquino hits Cavite’s Bong Revilla and tells voters not to believe in amulets | UNA senatorial candidate Mitos Magsaysay denies she is a close ally of former president Arroyo

Rescuers search for 2 pilots in Bataan crash

May 19, 2012 - 1:16 PM

Philippine Air Force grounds planes of a similar model

Private planes, flying schools to leave NAIA by June - Aquino

May 06, 2012 - 7:31 PM

This would free up the congested NAIA runway of airlines carrying very few passengers