Belle Corporation - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Belle Corporation


Pacific Online drags down Belle Corp's earnings in first half of 2019

Jul 26, 2019 - 4:12 PM

The slight increase in earnings of City of Dreams Manila was not enough to buffer Pacific Online's 49% revenue drop caused by competition with small town lottery

Belle Corp sees net income rise by 13% in 2017

Mar 02, 2018 - 6:01 PM

The operator of City of Dreams Manila hits consolidated revenues of P 8 billion as it eyes expansion in the near future

City of Dreams Manila operator's income surges on better casino profit

Nov 07, 2017 - 6:45 PM

The performance is driven by City of Dreams Manila's strong year-on-year growth across all gaming segments

SURGE. Casino revenues surge by 53% in the 1st 9 months of 2017 to P22.5 billion from P14.7 billion for the same period a year ago. Photo by Stephen Lavoie/Rappler

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Jun 28, 2017 - 7:45 PM

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Belle plans to expand City of Dreams

Apr 24, 2017 - 6:49 PM

Aside from expansion plans Belle is also looking for a second site for a casino within Metro Manila or outside the capital

FULL CAPACITY. City of Dreams Manila, which is sitting on a 6.2 hectare lot, is operating a full capacity, prompting the company to look for lots within the property for possible expansion. Rappler file photo

Be it Sangley or Bulacan, San Miguel keen on new airport dev't

Jan 23, 2017 - 1:00 PM

At the end of the day we will join all of the auctions for projects of the government says San Miguel Corporation president Ramon Ang

GOVERNMENT AUCTION.'At the end of the day, we will join all of the auction for projects of the government,' SMC chief Ramon Ang says. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Tieng, Sy group optimistic Sangley airport proposal will be approved

Dec 12, 2016 - 1:00 PM

The proposal for the P1 3 trillion Philippine Global Gateway project is up for approval of the NEDA Board

POSITIVE. All-Asia Resources & Reclamation Corporation says the proposal was welcomed by no other than President Rodrigo Duterte himself. Image background from ARRC

MVP open to partnering with Sy or Ang for new Manila airport

Nov 28, 2016 - 12:40 AM

One thing is sure – the Philippines needs a new airport to ease congestion at the NAIA

UPGRADED. The NAIA Terminal 1's improved check-in lobby. Photo from Department of Transportation

Sy-led Belle Corp terminates agreement with Leisure Resorts

Nov 04, 2016 - 6:27 PM

Belle has been undertaking strategic moves over the past few days

PARTNERS. Australian billionaire and Melco chairman James Packer (right) with his co-chairman Lawrence Ho (center) during a press conference on the opening of the City of Dreams mega-casino in Manila on February 2, 2015. File photo by Ted Aljibe / Agence France-Presse

Belle Corp's net income halved in H1

Aug 01, 2015 - 8:41 PM

Without non recurring gains from last year Belle Corporation would have doubled its recurring profit in the first half of 2015

CONSOLIDATION. Belle spun off its key gaming assets in 2014, transferring its stakes in City of Dreams Manila and Pacific Online Systems Corporation. File photo by Ted Aljibe / Agence France-Presse

City of Dreams Manila buoys Belle’s Q1 2015 net income

Apr 28, 2015 - 7:05 PM

Belle Corporation says its revenues doubled to P1 34B from P558M from the same period in 2014

Sy-owned Belle to raise P5B from share sale

Sep 29, 2014 - 1:29 PM

Ahead of the City of Dreams Manila opening the share sale is expected to improve liquidity and widen public stock ownership

No closure yet on Erap Estrada’s plunder case

Apr 24, 2014 - 9:31 AM

13 years ago Estrada was indicted for plunder The Sandiganbayan s 2013 compliance report says he still owes the government over P400 million roughly US 9 million

Erap mugshot on April 25, 2001

Why Belle is not part of SM's mega merger

May 31, 2013 - 3:57 PM

Synergies between SM Prime the surviving firm of the merger and Belle s non gaming assets have yet to be mapped out

MEGA MERGER. SM executives: (L-R) Jeffrey Lim, Hans Sy, Henry SyJr., and Jose Sio announce the SM group's big property merger. Photo by Lean Santos

Belle-Melco casino promises tourists, jobs

Mar 19, 2013 - 10:37 AM

The hotel casino joint venture between Henry Sy s Belle Corp and Macau casino operator Melco Crown Entertainment will employ 4 500 5 000 workers by the time it opens in mid 2014

CASINO PROJECT. This is an artist's rendition of the Belle Grande Manila Bay that will house a large casino, two L-shaped hotel towers and 4 condotel towers. Photo from 2011 Belle Corp. Annual Report

Minority investors turn down Melco buy-out bid

Feb 22, 2013 - 3:26 PM

The offer price is lower than the current trading price of Manchester the backdoor listing vehicle of Melco Crown

CASINO PROJECT. This is an artist's rendition of the Belle Grande Manila Bay that will house a large casino, two L-shaped hotel towers and 4 condotel towers. Photo from 2011 Belle Corp. Annual Report