Fort Bonifacio - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Fort Bonifacio


LOOK: Stranded travelers at the PH Army Gym

Jun 20, 2020 - 7:53 AM

The Philippine Army says it has sheltered more than 400 stranded travelers since June 13

STRANDED. Travelers unable to catch rides to their provinces take shelter at the Philippine Army Gym at Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City on June 19, 2020. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

Megaworld, BCDA team up to create new district in Fort Bonifacio

Mar 14, 2019 - 4:20 PM

Envisioned to be the 'administrative capital of the country,' the 160-hectare Bonifacio Capital District is expected to host the new offices of government agencies

Senate approves design of new building in Fort Bonifacio

May 28, 2018 - 6:10 PM

The firm AECOM is chosen after it won the Global Conceptual Design Competition

Screenshot from Bagong Senado Youtube

Megaworld to turn over 2,300 condo units in Fort Bonifacio in 2018

Mar 19, 2018 - 5:55 PM

Megaworld is the largest single landholder and developer in Fort Bonifacio, with 4 integrated urban townships covering a total of 107 hectares

BIGGEST INVENTORY. Megawide will deliver to buyers a total of 2,300 residential units from 5 condominium developments within in its 3 townships projects in Fort Bonifacio. Images from Megaworld

CA denies Makati's appeal for jurisdiction over Fort Bonifacio

Nov 05, 2017 - 1:30 PM

'The dismissal of this appeal is but a necessary legal consequence of Makati’s own acts,' says the Court of Appeals

FORUM SHOPPING. The Court of Appeals reiterates an earlier ruling which finds Makati guilty of forum shopping for simultaneously seeking the same legal remedy in its long-running dispute with Taguig over Bonifacio Global City. Rappler file photo

Fort Bonifacio: CA issues favorable ruling to Taguig

Mar 09, 2017 - 9:05 PM

The CA rules that Makati committed forum shopping when it filed an appeal before the Pasig RTC and the CA itself

Our Awesome Food Trip: 4 new must-try spots

Dec 28, 2015 - 8:59 AM

Rappler goes to town with Our Awesome Planet’s Anton Diaz We had superfood bibingka wagyu kebab ‘faux’ gras and more

We need to 'idiot proof' our roads – business group

Aug 27, 2015 - 5:20 PM

A short term traffic solution is to appoint a traffic czar devoted to fixing road congestion the Management Association of the Philippines says

GSIS eyes sale of 3-4 properties by end-2015

Aug 23, 2015 - 11:55 PM

The GSIS president adds that the Metro Manila Development Authority MMDA property located in Pasig City could be considered for this year s sale

Megaworld to open 2 malls worth P4B

Aug 18, 2015 - 8:30 PM

Opening in the last quarter of 2015 the Uptown malls promise to redefine lifestyle retail leisure and entertainment in upscale north Fort Bonifacio area

Megaworld rides boom, builds 12 office towers in Fort Bonifacio

Jul 21, 2015 - 9:00 PM

The firm will double its total office space available by 2018 in an area that it says is becoming the de facto central business district

BCDA loses appeal over disputed Fort Bonifacio property

Apr 18, 2015 - 10:58 AM

The 13 page decision penned by Associate Justice Presbitero Velasco Jr denies the motion for reconsideration filed by BCDA

#WomenOfManila: Fort Bonifacio

Mar 24, 2015 - 11:03 AM

For International Women s Month Rappler features everyday women in Manila to honor the stories and lives of the Filipina

How a Binay dummy got a P1B Makati property

Mar 17, 2015 - 1:41 PM

A complaint filed with the Ombudsman in 1999 alleges that the DENR colluded with alleged Binay dummy Erlinda Chong and Meriras Realty Development Corporation for the sale of public land to Chong herself

Photo by Jay Ganzon/Rappler

No safety program in over 10 MDC construction sites – DOLE

Feb 07, 2015 - 11:14 AM

While the backbreaking labor is done by workers of contracted construction firms a real estate developer is required to make sure contractors and subcontractors comply with labor rules

A part of an on going construction of The Suites in Bonifacio Global City in Taguig collapsed Wednesday morning. Rescuers are still searching for any possible casualties.

Was SC justice partial in BCDA-SM Land issue?

Oct 31, 2014 - 10:26 AM

Facing the Supreme Court are questions on a justice’s integrity judicial overreach and military modernization Justice Presbitero Velasco is suspected of being biased and partial to SM Land Inc

Megaworld builds P45-B 'ultra high-end' township

Jul 08, 2014 - 5:24 PM

Sold out 4 years ago lots at McKinley West in Fort Bonifacio Taguig City is now valued at P160 000 per sq m

3rd soldier dies in Army HQ blast, officer relieved

May 22, 2014 - 5:21 PM

Investigation by the Bureau of Fire Protection shows lapses in the military s standard operating procedures SOP

Another soldier burned in Fort Bonifacio blast dies

May 15, 2014 - 5:42 PM

The Philippine Army has created a Board of Inquiry to investigate the blast Based on the schedule the probe should be completed by May 18

Soldier dies 2 days after Fort Bonifacio fire

May 09, 2014 - 1:14 PM

He was one of 25 people injured during the May 7 fire at the army headquarters in Fort Bonifacio Taguig

Kumander Ligaya: Digging a tunnel for freedom

Mar 28, 2014 - 11:19 AM

Maning Dimatulac vividly remembers how he and several other political prisoners dug the tunnel at Fort Bonifacio

Binay-Cayetano rift: From Fort to Dasma and 2016

Dec 21, 2013 - 1:35 PM

The Binay camp responds to Cayetano s criticism of the Dasma incident by raising the Makati Taguig Fort Bonifacio rivalry

SSS sells Fort property for P2.33B

Oct 08, 2013 - 5:40 PM

Clark Quay Holdings wins bid for the 8 300 sqm prime property of state run Social Security System in Bonifacio Global City

Marcos, Lean Alejandro, and the power of the written word

Sep 30, 2013 - 3:06 PM

Ferdinand Marcos and Lean Alejandro were two Martial Law figures who approached writing in markedly different ways

De la Salle wins last lot in Fort Boni school area

Sep 21, 2013 - 10:48 AM

De la Salle plans to expand their graduate school in a 1 400 sqm property in the Institutional Area in Bonifacio Global City

Ayala not in talks to buy Manila Golf

Sep 10, 2013 - 12:50 PM

Property giant Ayala Land Inc denies it is in talks to purchase the 43 hectare Manila Golf Club

Makati offers Taguig income-sharing deal over Fort Bonifacio

Sep 09, 2013 - 3:00 PM

Makati Mayor Binay also offers to let Taguig collect revenues from the Bonifacio Global City for a certain period of time Mayor Cayetano says she will study the proposal

PEACE? Makati Mayor Junjun Binay visits the Taguig City Hall after Taguig Mayor Lani Cayetano called for the two cities to make amends. Photo from the Makati Info Twitter account

Mayor Binay to Roxas: Don't play politics

Sep 07, 2013 - 4:33 PM

Mayor Junjun Binay slams Roxas for saying the status quo remains in the row over Fort Bonifacio

File photo by AFP

Roxas to police: Stay out of Makati-Taguig row over Fort

Sep 07, 2013 - 1:26 PM

Ensure peace and don t be part of the boundary row Roxas tells police

STICK TO MANDATE. Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas tells police to stay out of Taguig and Makati's legal dispute. File photo by Senate PRIB/Albert Calvelo

Taguig police keeps jurisdiction over Fort Bonifacio

Sep 03, 2013 - 7:51 PM

Metro Manila Police Chief Supt Marcelo Garbo Jr says Fort Bonifacio will still be under Taguig pending the court s decision on the boundary dispute with Makati

Freeze: A literal pause

Sep 03, 2013 - 12:11 PM

People say that in this fast paced age one needs to pause once in a while Well some people took it literally

ATTENTION SEEKERS? Head organizer Paul Agabin says the freeze mob stands for something bigger and not merely a way to seek attention. Photo by Mark Demayo/ Rappler

Taguig appeals CA ruling on Fort Bonifacio

Sep 01, 2013 - 3:28 PM

Taguig City files a Motion for Reconsideration MR before the Court of Appeals CA that recently declared that Fort Bonifacio was a part of Makati City

Cayetano to Binay: Fort Bonifacio still Taguig's

Aug 07, 2013 - 1:46 PM

Mayor Lani Cayetano says they will appeal the CA decision up to the Supreme Court Tells Makati: Papasok kayo rito? We will exert jurisdiction over our area

NOTHING FINAL. Taguig mayor Lani Cayetano says the city will exert all efforts to change the CA ruling. Photo by Rappler/Bea Cupin

Alan Cayetano on Fort Bonifacio row: Nothing final

Aug 06, 2013 - 9:10 PM

Fort Bonifacio is legally factually historically part of Taguig says the senator who was once its congressman The Court of Appeals says otherwise

More global, BPO firms set up offices in metro

Aug 06, 2013 - 3:30 PM

Office vacancies in the metro decline in Q2 as more companies set up shops

BUILD IT AND THEY WILL COME. More global and BPO firms chose prime and grade A office spaces across Metro Manila in the second quarter. Photo by Rappler/John Javellana

Rappler Newscast | August 5, 2013

Aug 05, 2013 - 9:45 PM

US extends embassy shut downs after reports of possible Al Qaeda attacks A bomb explosion in Cotabato kills 6 CA rules Fort Bonifacio belongs to Makati

Fort Bonifacio belongs to Makati – CA

Aug 05, 2013 - 6:09 PM

The decision reverts 729 15 hectares to Makati The contested area starts from behind the posh Magallanes Dasmariñas and Forbes Park all the way to parts of Guadalupe

Fast facts: Gas supplier in Serendra blast

Jun 08, 2013 - 12:15 PM

The spotlight that the Two Serendra explosion has put on Bonifacio Gas Corp brings into question the handling of liquefied petroleum gas supposedly an environmentally friendly energy source

SERENDRA BLAST. A unit in the posh Serendra Two in Bonifacio Global City in Taguig City exploded. Photo by Robin Leonard

PNoy goes to Serendra

May 31, 2013 - 10:39 PM

The President is inside the function room of Serendra

Ayala Land raises P12.2-B from share sale

Mar 07, 2013 - 11:19 AM

Ayala Land s share placement was 3x oversubscribed even at a discounted price of P30 50

FUND RAISING. Ayala Land is raising funds for multi-billion projects like this Makati Circuit development. Photo courtesy of Ayala Land

Explosion rocks Taguig

Jan 30, 2013 - 5:54 PM

No one was hurt in the incident that was possibly caused by a gas leak

Fort Bonifacio fire causes P30-M damage

Dec 30, 2012 - 6:28 PM

The Bureau of Fire Protection of Taguig City is still investigating the cause of the fire

Homeless World Cup Team PH sets eyes on Mexico

Jul 31, 2012 - 1:47 PM

Homeless World Cup Team Philippines has transformed the lives of orphans They need all the help to bring the team to Mexico this October

Property boom transforms PH skylines

Jul 22, 2012 - 11:32 AM

The good times are into their 4th year fuelled by steady economic growth Western firms offshoring jobs to the Philippines the buying power of millions of Filipinos working abroad and low interest rates

An open mind

Apr 15, 2012 - 10:54 AM

The Mind Museum was conceived to aid in the spread of science throughout the country

BCDA to rehab World War II tunnel in Fort Boni

Mar 12, 2012 - 7:23 PM

The BCDA is planning to develop and rehabilitate a little known Fort Bonifacio War Tunnel into a heritage site

The man who developed the soul of Bonifacio Global City

Dec 06, 2011 - 8:00 AM

Meet Charlie Rufino the developer behind one of the first high rise office buildings in the next hot business district in the country

Aquino: Hindi pwede ang utak-pulbura

Nov 09, 2011 - 8:00 AM