By Erika Sauler
Delinquent real property taxpayers in Quezon City will get an opportunity to have some of their arrears condoned if they settle at least five years of their delinquencies under a proposed ordinance that would write off about 80 percent of the P2.9 billion in taxes due the city.
By Amadís Ma. Guerrero
Here is another bakeshop with a history—Kamuning Bakery in Quezon City, Metro Manila. If Dimas-alang Bakery in Pasig, founded during the 1920s, is tied up with the history of the city when it used to be a town in Rizal, Kamuning Bakery (tel. 929-2216), is likewise intimately connected with the founding and growth of the city named after President Manuel L. Quezon.
The SM Group insisted that a 2009 agreement it signed with the government over the location of a common railway station in Quezon City should be upheld, explaining that surprise changes to long-term infrastructure plans would make it difficult for the private sector to map out future developments.
DoubleDragon Properties Corp. is proceeding with a plan to take over the Skysuites mixed-use project in Quezon City that was foreclosed by Rizal Commercial Banking Corp.
By Ma. Esther Salcedo - Posadas
Originally from Lahug, Cebu City, the second branch of the French bakery and wine cellar “La Vie Parisienne” (“Life in Paris”) opened recently at the Rembrandt Hotel in Tomas Morato, Quezon City.