Lopez Group - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Lopez Group


Duterte slams Lopez group anew for past DBP loans

Sep 17, 2019 - 9:08 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte launches a fresh tirade against the Lopez family, warning he might 'start to dig' up information about how DBP loans obtained by their companies were written off

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech during the oath-taking ceremony of the officers of the Malacañang Press Corps, Presidential Photojournalists Association, and Malacañang Cameramen Association at the Malacañan Palace on September 10, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

EDC net income drops by 6.5% in 1st 9 months due to Leyte earthquake

Nov 15, 2017 - 7:15 PM

The core net income of the renewable energy producer falls to P6.6 billion for the January to September period as the quake in July disrupted operations of its largest power plant

Duterte hits Lopez Holdings for 'debt' to government

Aug 30, 2017 - 9:05 PM

Lopez Holdings formerly called Benpres Holdings is owned by the Lopez family which runs ABS CBN network – a target of President Rodrigo Duterte s tirades

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte warns government workers to avoid corrupt practices in his speech during the 113th Founding Anniversary of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) at its National Office in Quezon City on August 2, 2017. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

FAST FACTS: What you should know about ABS-CBN

Jul 05, 2017 - 4:55 PM

Get to know the Philippines largest media outfit and the crown jewel of the Lopez business empire

Duterte tirade 'part and parcel’ of media work – Gabby Lopez

Apr 06, 2017 - 2:38 PM

UPDATED The ABS CBN chairman downplays concerns that the current spat with the Philippine leader will complicate the company s looming franchise renewal

ABS-CBN Corporation holds its annual stockholders' meeting, Tuesday, April 6, 2017. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Rockwell to build resort in Cebu, hotel in Makati

Jun 02, 2016 - 4:55 PM

These projects are expected to boost the company’s recurring income over the next few years

FOOTPRINT EXPANSION. An aerial view of the Rockwell Center now. Image from Rockwell Land

ASEAN integration: PH energy sector OK, sugarcane industry in trouble

Oct 22, 2015 - 8:31 PM

The energy sector stands to benefit from the integration while the sugarcane industry is seen to be adversely affected a former energy undersecretary and lawyer says

LEGAL EAGLES. Experts discuss the legal procedures to merging as well as as the new business environment that regional integration will bring at the Philippine Corporate Mergers: "Developing a scenario for ASEAN entry and competitiveness" forum held at AIM on October 22, 2015 (seated from left: former Energy Undersecretary Jose Layug, PCCI's George Barcelon, and SEC CommissioneManuel Gaite). Photo by Chris Schnabel / Rappler

Blood donation drive at Benpres Building on Nov 21

Nov 19, 2014 - 11:51 AM

The whole process will only take 10 minutes and will help save a life

San Miguel still interested in Angat hydro power plant

Aug 29, 2014 - 4:53 PM

The government has agreed to sell the facility to South Korea s K Water at a reduced price

Lopez holding firm issues P1.8B in preferred shares

Jun 03, 2014 - 2:57 PM

At P500 each First Philippine Holdings says it has the option to redeem the shares starting on the 7th anniversary of the issue date

Photo by AFP

Rockwell going into hotel development

May 28, 2014 - 5:32 PM

The company will launch its first leisure development Aruga in July

Photo from Rockwell Land's website

EDC buying stake in 220-MW power plant in Indonesia

May 26, 2014 - 5:16 PM

The Lopez company eyes to finalize the investment by the second half

San Miguel, Lopez group in tie-up for Angat plant

May 21, 2014 - 11:50 AM

The two will be the local partners of the Korean firm that bagged the contract to operate and manage the plant in 2010

9 giant firms lead Yolanda rehab

Jan 23, 2014 - 6:11 PM

UPDATED Rehabilitation Secretary Panfilo Lacson says the private sector should be engaged and government should [only] be the fallback

Ayala, Lopez groups want Bayantel's debt restructured

May 30, 2013 - 5:09 PM

The groups file a motion before the rehabilitation court seeking the restructuring of Bayantel s 423 3 M debt

Rockwell Land earmarks P12-B for 2013 projects

May 29, 2013 - 3:44 PM

The property arm of the Lopez group will launch a new brand that will cater to the middle income market segment

BIGGER MARKET. Lopez-led Rockwell Land Inc. is spending P12 billion for its projects in 2013. Screenshot from Rockwell Land Inc. official website

Globe sees no hindrance to Bayan takeover

Feb 06, 2013 - 5:29 PM

The company is looking to merge with Bayan after successfully buying out 96 5 of the latter’s outstanding bondholders

Globe President and CEO Ernest Cu

Globe offers to buy BayanTel's debt

Nov 06, 2012 - 11:23 AM

The Ayala led Globe says it also started talks to acquire an ownership stake in the Lopez led telco

Claudio Bravo exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum

Sep 17, 2012 - 5:43 PM

The paintings of Bravo produced during his stay in Manila in 1968 will be featured in the exhibit

Lopez-led Rockwell rules out deal with Okada for now

Aug 03, 2012 - 1:13 PM

Rockwell Land Chairman Manuel Lopez said that for the moment the company had ruled out helping develop the Manila s newest casino development

MVP plans to sell stake in Rockwell to Lopez group

May 25, 2012 - 7:27 PM

Manuel Pangilinan and other shareholders of Meralco are considering selling their shares in real estate company Rockwell Land