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AIM and BGC launch Fellowship Program to Build Ecosystem of Innovators

The Asian Institute of Management (AIM), together with Bonifacio Global City (BGC), announced its pioneer Innovation Fellowship Program for start-up entrepreneurs, marketing professionals, business school students, and aspiring innovators. Through the partnership, AIM and BGC will build an ecosystem of innovators, which will serve as a platform that will enable...
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PCC okays Robinson-Shang BGC property JV

The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has approved on March 20 the joint venture between Robinsons Land Corp. (RLC) and Shang Properties, Inc. (SPI) to develop a property in Bonifacio Global City (BGC). The joint venture will develop a 9,118-square meter property of Robinsons at McKinley Parkway corner 5th Avenue, Bonifacio...
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Malaysia’s biggest law firm debuts at BGC

Malaysia’s largest legal services company, Zico Law, has made its debut in the Philippines at the BGC Corporate Center, Bonifacio Global City (BGC) in Taguig City. The development made Zico Law the only law firm in Southeast Asia present in the 10 member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian...
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Megaworld to turn over P30B worth of BGC projects this 2018

Property giant Megaworld is turning over up to P30 billion worth of its residential projects in Fort Bonifacio this year. This will be around 2,300 residential units from five condominium developments in its three Fort townships, namely: The Florence Tower 1, Viceroy East Tower, and The Venice – Giovanni Tower...
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PH seen as global center of engineering excellence

With the advancement of digital technology, the Philippines is likely to become a global center of engineering excellence, according to Dr. Ernesto de Castro, founder, chairman and president of engineering services company ESCA Inc. The 72-year-old executive shared his vision during ESCA's 35th anniversary at Manila House Private Club in...
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PSE occupies new BGC HQ

The Philippine Stock Exchange, Inc. (PSE) has finally transferred to its new headquarters in Bonifacio Global City (BGC), unifying traders from the old Manila Stock Exchange and the old Makati Stock Exchange on one trading floor for the first time in 25 years. "What better place to witness this unification...
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BGC to Remain Top Choice for High Office Space

Bonifacio Global City (BGC) will continue to remain as the preferred business destination for high office spaces, according to C-5 Mansions Development Corp (C5 Mansions), noting such demand is coming mostly from Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) firms. The property developer reported close to 950,000 sqm of office space in Metro...
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BGC-based The Finance Centre Gets Peza Accredited

The Finance Centre, a 42-story premium office building of Daiichi Properties located in Bonifacio Global City (BGC), has recently been granted accreditation as a Philippine Economic Zone Authority (Peza) Information Technology center. The Daiichi tower's accreditation entitles Peza-registered businesses in the building to certain fiscal and nonfiscal incentives that include...
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Ayala to Expand Seda Hotel BGC to 342 Rooms

Ayala Land Inc through Ayala Land Hotels and Resorts Corp, intends to add 342 rooms in its Seda Hotel branch within Bonifacio Global City (BGC) in response to the financial district's sustained expansion. The move is also part of Ayala's plan to ramp up the rollout of the Seda Hotel...
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DTI Considers Startup Incentives

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is considering to grant incentives to startup companies and investors to boost the local startup ecosystem. Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez made the disclosure at the recent press briefing for the Slingshot ASEAN: Startup and Innovation Summit, where he said DTI plans to study...
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JP Morgan Urged: Stop Funding Atimonan Coal-Fired Power Plant

Anti-coal activists conducted a rally last October 13 in front of the offices of multinational bank JP Morgan Chase in Bonifacio Global City in Taguig, urging the company to stop funding the coal-fired power plant in Atimonan in Quezon province. The Freedom from Debt Coalition (FDC) said a dozen of...
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Mega Manila Subway Plan Set for Duterte's Approval

The country’s first subway system, the P230-billion Mega Manila Subway Project Phase 1, is lined up for President Rodrigo Duterte's approval next month ahead of the planned signing of the loan agreement between the Philippine and Japanese governments in November. Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia said the subway project,...
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Millennium Global Gets Majority Stake in Calata Corp

Agribusiness firm Calata Corp said it will be welcoming new management that will oversee the company’s operations, amid steps taken by the local bourse to delist the firm following several violations of disclosure rules. Seafoods product manufacturer Millennium Global Holdings Inc has secured to acquire an 81 per cent stake...
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