By Charles E. Buban
Real estate and construction activities together account for a fifth of the country’s economy. As such, anything that could spur both sectors’ continuing growth should be supported. This was the message forwarded by the Subdivision and Housing and Developers Association as it concluded its 23rd national developers convention held in Cebu City last month.
By Doris C. Dumlao
Property developer DoubleDragon Properties Corp. is building a community shopping mall in Tiaong, Quezon, under its “CityMall” chain, having secured its 12th shopping mall site in the country.
Steel Asia, the country’s largest steel manufacturer, expects Cebu to continue its growth trajectory and remain one of the country’s major markets in the coming years outside Metro Manila.
By Mariejo Mariss Ramos
Metro Manila at a glance reveals an intricate web of problems—frequent traffic jams, flooding, pollution and mass transport mishaps—where immediate solutions are demanded but currently improbable.
By Amy R. Remo
Dow Philippines, the local unit of US-based Dow Chemical Co., is expanding its product offering in the Philippines to cater to the growing needs of the local renewable energy and construction industries, where further investments are expected.