Ayala Mall - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Ayala Mall


Ayala Malls awaken amazing experiences with new campaign

Dec 16, 2019 - 7:02 AM

This year, Ayala Malls ushers in a new era with a brand-new campaign tagline "Awaken Amazing"

IN PHOTOS: Glorietta 4's Food Choices section reopens, shows off new look and menu

Oct 13, 2019 - 2:00 PM

Glorietta's OG food court just got a makeover!

Typhoon Ompong: Free parking at SM, Ayala, Robinsons, Megaworld malls

Sep 14, 2018 - 1:25 PM

Overnight parking fees are waived for select malls as heavy rain and floods are possible due to Ompong (Mangkhut)

PH to host China’s HoopBattle Championship as 3x3 Olympics debut nears

May 08, 2018 - 7:06 PM

The Philippines will be the first to host HBC event outside China

Fire hits Cebu mall

Jan 06, 2018 - 10:47 AM

(UPDATED) Metro Gaisano says the fire was detected 9:30 pm on Friday, when smoke was seen emanating from the toys stockroom of the Metro Ayala Center building

MALL FIRE. Firefighters try to put out the fire at the Metro Ayala Center in Cebu on January 6, 2017. Photo by Romeo Marantal

The legend of Mariano Que

Apr 25, 2017 - 6:25 PM

In a way it is impossible to talk about Philippine medicine without mentioning Mariano Que Yet so little was known of the man who built Mercury Drug

PASSING. Founder of Mercury Drug, Mariano Que, passed away last week, as reported on the company's Facebook page on April 14, 2017.

Fire hits Glorietta mall

Apr 10, 2017 - 7:22 PM

UPDATED No injuries are reported in the incident and the cause of the fire is still under investigation

FIRE IN GLORIETTA. Fire strikes a cloth or canvas within the Glorietta mall on Monday, April 10. Screen shot from video by Gelo Castelo on Facebook.

Ayala Malls, Uber team up for carpool routes to and from The 30th

Mar 20, 2017 - 6:25 PM

Riders going to and coming from Ayala Malls The 30th in Ortigas will be linked to Makati City and Bonifacio Global City

Rustan’s Supermarket now open in Ayala Malls The 30th

Mar 06, 2017 - 12:30 PM

Pasigueños can now conveniently shop for their needs at Rustan s Supermarket s latest branch

Core businesses lift Ayala Land's net income

Nov 07, 2016 - 4:30 PM

The increase for the 3rd quarter of 2016 is driven by the sustained growth of its residential and office businesses as well as the strong performance of its shopping centers

MOST EXPENSIVE. This year, Ayala Land announces most expensive residential project to date – the P20.5-billion Park Central South Tower. announced its most expensive residential project to date – the P20.5-billion Park Central South Tower. Artist rendition image from Ayala Land

IN PHOTOS: Twenty One Pilots meets PH fans

Jul 20, 2015 - 11:00 AM

The group performs at the Ayala Malls over the weekend

Malls open voters' registration booths

Jul 01, 2015 - 7:45 PM

Check here the schedule of registration and biometrics capturing at Ayala Robinsons SM and Walter Mart malls which have partnered with the Comelec

Probers doubt sprinkler caused Ayala Cebu cinema ceiling collapse

Jun 17, 2015 - 6:37 PM

UPDATED The sprinkler system only broke as an after effect when it was hit by what one prober calls the conclusive and real source of the collapse of the ceiling

PROBE. This is the scene left behind by a ceiling collapse at the Ayala Center Cebu Cinema 5. Photo by Dale G. Israel/Rappler

Water from sprinkler causes Ayala Cebu cinema ceiling collapse

Jun 16, 2015 - 2:12 PM

Initial findings show the sprinkler system released water that caused the acoustic boards to fall says Ayala Center Cebu s spokesperson of the incident that injured 9

Photo by Dale Israel/Rappler

Ceiling of Ayala Cinema in Cebu collapses, injures at least 6

Jun 15, 2015 - 10:10 PM

Up to 350 people were inside Ayala Cinema 5 for an event hosted by Australia based company Dreamscape

Photo by Dale Israel/Rappler

Ayala Land's ARCA South phase 1 dev't 70% complete

Jun 10, 2015 - 11:36 AM

The P80 billion mixed use development will also benefit from two government roadway projects: the Intermodal Transport System and Skyway C5 C6 connector road

Expo Mom 2015: #MomManifesto

Apr 28, 2015 - 1:50 PM

What s your Mommy Mission?

Christmas mall hours

Dec 23, 2014 - 9:04 AM

For last minute shoppers here s a schedule of mall operating hours on Christmas Eve and the day after

Huge crowds of shoppers rush to do their Christmas shopping at Carriedo Street, Quiapo in Manila on December 21, 2009. About 90% of the Philippines population is Christian and the country has earned the distinction of celebrating the longest and merriest Christmas in the world. AFP PHOTO/NOEL CELIS

Guards wielding M16, bats ‘relieved of post’ at Market Market

Dec 08, 2014 - 12:03 AM

We really don’t tolerate those kinds of behavior so that’s why they were already immediately relieved from their posts ” an Ayala Malls spokesperson says

A security guard at Market Market points his rifle at a crowd. Photo by Ryan Songalia

Christina Grimmie to perform in Manila

Sep 30, 2014 - 12:59 PM

The singer will be performing at the Ayala Malls for two days Check out the schedule here

New looks: ABNKKBSNPLAko?!, Her, Saving Mr Banks

Feb 28, 2014 - 6:51 PM

Movie inspired outfits for the stylish you

Eat, drink, love: Where to dine this Valentine's weekend

Feb 14, 2014 - 1:45 PM

Can t figure out where to eat this Valentine s day? Here are some suggestions

#MyPick: Youth. Music. Art. Fashion.

Feb 05, 2014 - 8:04 PM

What genre of music works of art and fashion trends spark your interest?

Capital Cities: Unabashedly Cheery

Jan 11, 2014 - 10:02 PM

In town for a series of shows The LA based indie pop duo explains why their debut album is bursting with optimism and where they got their sweet moves

CAPITAL CITIES. Sebu Simonian and Ryan Merchant met through an online ad posted by Sebu   on Craigslist. In 2010, they formed the band. Photo courtesy of MCA Music

12 days of Christmas: Build up the Christmas spirit

Dec 16, 2013 - 5:56 PM

12 ways to build up the Christmas spirit

Songs about the gift of giving

Dec 10, 2013 - 8:37 AM

If you must still brave the malls in the coming days make sure to donate to those in need

IMAGINE. Sam Milby serenades the crowd. Photo by Krista Garcia

#FoodTrip: Chillout nights, great food and company at Alabang Town Center

Dec 01, 2013 - 9:45 AM

The community mall in Alabang presents endless options for unwinding

#FoodTrip: Much To Explore At BGC (Part 2)

Nov 29, 2013 - 12:25 PM

Sam Oh continues her foodtrip in BGC

Silent auction: The joy of giving and sharing

Nov 23, 2013 - 12:49 PM

Ayala Land Inc holds a silent auction at Greenbelt 5 for the benefit of Yolanda survivors

IN PHOTOS: A Halloween treat for the kids

Oct 30, 2013 - 10:36 AM

Families gather at the Activity Center of Market Market for an early halloween treat

Make it or break it: 25 tips to be successful

Oct 29, 2013 - 7:07 PM

Take things one step at a time

WORK YOUR WAY UP. Remind yourself of these simple tips to be successful in your field

Glorietta blast, 6 years after

Oct 19, 2013 - 8:53 PM

Rappler looks back at the Glorietta blast investigation and recalls the findings as a result of the probe

Cinemalaya at Ayala Malls

Jul 29, 2013 - 5:39 PM

Going down south as Cinemalaya steps out of its home base to reach the broader audience

MODERN JAZZ. Documentary about a gay couple is simply a love story for its director. Photo from Voyage Studios

What's on your travel bucket list?

Jul 26, 2013 - 4:50 PM

Tick off those travel items in your bucket list

Shopping, winning at The Great Greenbelt Sale

Jul 05, 2013 - 7:06 PM

Prepare your wallet and running shoes for this July s The Great Greenbelt Sale

SHOP 'TIL YOU WIN. Luxury brands are on sale until July 14. All photos courtesy of Ayala Malls

Bomb? Gas? Remember the Glorietta blast?

Jun 02, 2013 - 7:49 AM

The Serendra blast on Friday May 31 is not the first explosion involving an Ayala property

Lea Salonga, Blake: Wrapped in love at Glorietta

Dec 24, 2012 - 12:00 PM

Angelic voices and giving hearts filled a night of celebration this Christmas season

WORLD-CLASS. Miss Lea Salonga lends her voice to a night of love, generosity and beautiful music

Philippines breaks Guinness World Record

Nov 30, 2012 - 7:19 AM

2 255 models gave the world the biggest fashion show it has ever seen

OFFICIALLY AMAZING. The Philippines now holds the Guinness World Record for the most number of people walking on a catwalk. All photos by Edric Chen

Live Blog: The Glorietta vibe

Nov 29, 2012 - 5:59 PM

The Rappler team live blogs from Glorietta in Makati City

Image from Glorietta's Facebook page

Piolo Pascual and Zia Quizon usher in Christmas at Glorietta

Nov 22, 2012 - 7:50 PM

The mall also offers a 3D Christmas presentation to their patrons

A JOYFUL SEASON. Zia Quizon and Piolo Pascual were all smiles before their Glorietta Christmas concert

VIDEO: Greyson Chance lights up Manila

Nov 18, 2012 - 2:22 PM

The young singer songwriter says he loves how Christmas starts so early in Manila

SUNSHINE AND CITY LIGHTS. Greyson Chance was in Manila for the second time to promote his new album, Truth Be Told Part 1, and to join shoppers in welcoming Christmas in TriNoma. All photos by Roopak R Nair

Malls and the total customer experience

Nov 15, 2012 - 3:27 PM

Malls ain t about just shopping anymore

MYTH: The best of all worlds

Sep 27, 2012 - 7:17 AM

This hub of style synergy also serves as a window for Filipino fashion to other parts of the world

FASHION FRESH FROM THE runway is a rack away at Myth

Take a joyride with The Cab

Sep 20, 2012 - 2:58 PM

Alterna pop band declares “We want to be the biggest band in the world ” in an exclusive interview with RAPPLER

AMERICAN ALTERNATIVE ROCK BAND The Cab: (from left) Alex Marshall (piano, guitar, backing vocals), Dave Briggs (drums), Alex de Leon (lead vocals) and Joey Thunder (bass)

Tan-Gan: Romancing the knit

Sep 20, 2012 - 12:25 PM

Queen of knitwear Lulu Tan Gan s designs have evolved towards being nationalistic yet still fashionable sleek and contemporary

THIS BAMBOO-LACED VEST is an example of Tan-Gan's 'Indigenous Couture'

Charina Sarte: Color. Print. Flow.

Sep 19, 2012 - 7:57 PM

Our second designer profile is about a young woman who has a penchant for color but and a flair for making any woman look good

BRIGHT COLORS WELCOME YOU to Charina Sarte's world

Bonne Bouche: A slice of elegance

Sep 17, 2012 - 11:01 PM

The first in a week of fashion designer profiles meet one designer and the designs of Bonne Bouche

FILIPINO-DESIGNED, FILIPINO-MADE shoes and handbags at Bonne Bouche

Plants vs. Zombies at the Ayala Malls

Jul 11, 2012 - 4:10 PM

Weekends are fun again with these lovable plants and hilarious zombies

OUT OF THE GAME and into real life. Plants vs. Zombies at the Ayala Malls this July until August.

Ayala Malls kicks off Style Origins 2012

Apr 23, 2012 - 3:04 PM

Filipino designers took to the stage at the Greenbelt Fashion Walk

FANTASTIC FUSION. Ayala Malls' Style Origins 2012 officially started last April 19 at the Greenbelt 5 Fashion Walk.

5 tips on how merchants can thrive in the age of Internet

Mar 21, 2012 - 9:49 AM

Experts in marketing media and telecommunications dish out up to the minute advice for the rapidly changing internet age