The Supreme Court has permanently stopped the Bases Conversion and Development Authority’s (BCDA) public bidding for the development of the 33.1-hectare Bonifacio South Pointe property at the upscale Bonifacio Global City in Taguig, favoring SM Land Inc.’s (SMLI) petition that impleaded the state firm for breaching an agreement to conduct a competitive challenge.
By Conrado Banal
While public transport remains its biggest weakness, that spanking central business district (CBD) in Taguig—the 240-hectare “Bonifacio Global City” owned jointly by the government, the Ayala group and Evergreen (Unilab group)—still seems to draw the “right” kind of locators in this long-running property boom in the metropolis.
By the staff
Billionaires Lawrence Ho and James Packer, the top honchos of Macau gaming giant Melco Crown, are expected to fly in Wednesday for the rebranding of the group’s gaming partnership with Belle Corp. of Henry Sy.
By Tessa R. Salazar
What are the implications in the tug-of-war between Makati, Taguig (and recently, Pateros) in their legal claim of the revenue-rich Bonifacio Global City-Fort Bonifacio area?
By Raul J. Palabrica
Things aren’t looking good for Taguig City in its territorial dispute with Makati City over the land area that once formed part of the then Fort Bonifacio, now popularly known as Bonifacio Global City.