townships - updates

Rappler's latest stories on townships


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 develop smart townships

Jan 29, 2018 - 7:25 PM

Dubbed iTownships, the initiative will include smart home technology, smart parking systems, and the use of sustainable materials, among others

Dogs shield South Africa's youth from violence

Dec 14, 2017 - 8:11 PM

Project 'Funda Nenja' – Zulu for 'learn with the dog' – help to nurture kinship and respect between humans and their dogs in a township in South Africa

BEST FRIENDS. Boys sit against a wall with their dogs outside the Zamuthule Primary School at the Mpophomeni township in Kwazulu-Natal, on September 22, 2017. Children from the area of Mpophomeni in KwaZulu-Natal province take part in the Funda Nenja dog training initiative which seeks to teach children in the township dog handling skills. Photo by Tadeu Andre/AFP

Andrew Tan's group earmarks P65B for entertainment, leisure township

Nov 02, 2015 - 2:50 PM

To be located near Manila Bay in Entertainment City Parañaque the township will house the second Resorts World in PH It is also eyed to become the Broadway of Asia

DEVELOPMENT. Megaworld and Travellers International Hotel Group, Inc. are allocating P65-billion ($1.39-billion) to develop Megaworld' 20th and second leisure and entertainment township, next to Newport City. Image from Resorts World Manila Facebook page

Landslide kills 17 in Myanmar – state media

Oct 13, 2015 - 11:45 AM

More than 360 people areas are relocated to temporary relief camps that have been opened at schools and a local hospital with more heavy rain expected

Megaworld to build upscale neighborhood in Bacolod City

Jun 01, 2015 - 5:29 PM

The 15 hectare Forbes Hill will be Megaworld’s first luxury village outside Metro Manila

Ayala Land hikes spending for Alviera dev’t in Pampanga

May 19, 2015 - 4:15 PM

The property developer says the additional P15B capital spending will be spent for fine tuning Alviera’s master plan

Megaworld Q1 income rises to 12.48%

May 13, 2015 - 5:36 PM

The property developer grows its net income to P2 35B on the back of strong residential sales across its townships in the country

Megaworld increases capital spending for next 5 years

Apr 06, 2015 - 7:33 PM

The Andrew Tan led property firm hikes its capital expenditure from P230B to P285 80B to build more townships and expand current mixed use developments

Megaworld to build P35B townships in Bacolod

Mar 19, 2015 - 8:45 PM

Once completed the two integrated urban townships will generate around 250 000 direct and indirect jobs

PH real estate grows 8.9% in Q3

Dec 04, 2014 - 12:20 PM

Bullish commercial activities contribute to the sector’s strong performance says real estate advisory and services firm CBRE Philippines

Yolanda a year after: Tacloban 'township' to rise

Oct 28, 2014 - 9:15 PM

The 400 hectare township will include features such as access to the sea and even a branch of the University of the Philippines Mayor Alfred Romualdez says

WORK NEEDED. Fishermen prepare their fishing net along a shore in Tacloban on the eastern island of Leyte on October 16, 2014. Tacloban was devastated by Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) on November 8, 2013. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Megaworld builds P45-B 'ultra high-end' township

Jul 08, 2014 - 5:24 PM

Sold out 4 years ago lots at McKinley West in Fort Bonifacio Taguig City is now valued at P160 000 per sq m

Rebels wound 5 soldiers in Zambo Sur

Jun 26, 2013 - 9:18 AM

A two hour firefight with the NPA wounds 5 soldiers

ENDING CEASEFIRE. NPA guerillas somewhere in Compostela Valley during the celebration of the 44th anniversary of the re-establishment of the Communist Party of the Philippines last December 26. Photo by Karlos Manlupig

Megaworld unveils P65-B Fort Boni township project

Apr 03, 2013 - 3:22 PM

The Andrew Tan led company launches a mixed use development in Bonifacio Global City

UPTOWN LIVING. Megaworld's latest development township will open in phases over 2016. All photos courtesy of Megaworld Corporation