land ownership - updates

Rappler's latest stories on land ownership


SC denies Ayala Land's motion for reconsideration on prime Las Piñas lot

Feb 06, 2018 - 4:30 PM

Ayala Land reiterates that it does not expect the Supreme Court ruling to 'have any material effect on [its] business, operations, and financial conditions'

Farmer killed by gunmen in Capiz land dispute picket

Feb 13, 2017 - 10:01 PM

Five others are injured after violence erupted at the Nemesio Tan estate in Pilar Capiz

#NotOnMyWatch: How to transfer ownership of inherited land

Jan 17, 2017 - 3:31 PM

The process for transferring ownership of inherited land is confusing a netizen reports Their application has been pending for almost two years

'Best Christmas gift ever': 82-year-old farmer gets land title

Dec 23, 2016 - 1:56 PM

With this land I now have something to leave my children with My grandchildren will not go hungry says Vicente Romero who has been farming all his life

'BEST CHRISTMAS.' Farmer Vicente Romero finally receives his certificate of land ownership award from the agrarian reform department. File photo from the Department of Agrarian Reform

Understanding land grabbing, land rights in the 21st century

Aug 30, 2015 - 6:53 PM

How and why did land grabbing persist in the Philippines in the past years? A special double edition of the Focus Policy Review answers this question

The women of Baruya: Invisible food producers

Apr 29, 2014 - 12:14 PM

Filipino women in agriculture like those in Baruya refuse to remain invisible and undervalued as they continue to feed their families and the country

Inclusive growth? Charter change needed, says MVP

Jan 17, 2013 - 7:23 PM

The businessman says limitation on foreign ownership of land in the country keeps many Filipinos in rural areas poor