MANILA, Philippines?The Gokongwei-led Robinsons Land Corp. is set to open by November this year a new shopping complex in Puerto Princesa City, the first full-service mall in the province of Palawan.
Robinsons Place Palawan will be the 31st in RLC?s growing chain of full-service and specialty malls, which are all located in strategic locations or part of a mixed use development. The company announced in a press statement on Thursday the ground-breaking for the new mall.
Robinsons Malls? general manager Arlene Magtibay said the new mall was now being built on a 19-hectare lot on the National Highway in Barangay San Manuel where RLC also plans to develop a residential subdivision and the Puerto Princesa branch of budget hotel chain Gohotels.ph.
The mall will have a gross floor area of over 30,000 square meters on two levels. It will feature a wide variety of retail shops and restaurants as well as entertainment and recreational facilities.
Robinsons Place Palawan will be the first establishment in Puerto Princesa to offer cinema facilities. It will also feature al fresco dining and wellness centers that will cater to both local residents and tourists.