Philippine Reclamation Authority - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippine Reclamation Authority


COA recommends filing charges vs Mandaue City over reclamation project

Oct 03, 2019 - 12:02 PM

State auditors find out that the 35,821 square meter reclaimed land was sold for only P1.8 million or about P50 per square meter

RECLAMATION. The Commission on Audit flags a reclamation project near the Mactan Bridge in Mandaue City. Photo from Wiki

COA blocks P1-billion claim for deal between PRA, Central Bay

Sep 01, 2019 - 10:35 PM

The Commission on Audit says the Philippine Reclamation Authority had no authority to enter into a compromise deal with Central Bay Reclamation and Development Corporation

Duterte transfers power to approve reclamation to Office of the President

Feb 04, 2019 - 9:11 AM

(UPDATED) President Rodrigo Duterte strips NEDA of the power to approve reclamation projects and transfers it to the Philippine Reclamation Authority which he also puts under his office

PICTURE PERFECT. An artist sketches his ideal view of the Manila Bay during the start of its rehabilitation on January 27, 2019. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Estrada approves building 3 islands at Manila Bay for new commercial district

Jun 06, 2017 - 7:50 PM

The city government says the reclamation project dubbed Horizon Manila is expected to generate hundreds of thousands of jobs and billions of pesos in revenues

NEW LANDS. Horizon Manila is only one of many reclamation projects being pursued by Manila mayor and former president Joseph "Erap" Estrada.

SMIC posts 8% income growth, plans more land reclamation

Aug 04, 2016 - 5:07 PM

The conglomerate plans to reclaim 660 hectares of land in Manila Bay in partnership with the city governments of Parañaque and Pasay for a mixed use development

Cynthia Villar: Dreaming of rice smugglers

May 13, 2014 - 1:00 AM

Cynthia Villar was able to connect the dots between suspected smugglers and the brokers who used farmers’ cooperatives as fronts to import rice

'Abolish the PH Reclamation Authority'

Mar 03, 2014 - 8:41 PM

The plan to reclaim more than 38 000 hectares of land can endanger the livelihood of fishermen and make the country more vulnerable to disasters

RECLAMATION BAY. There are 38 reclamation projects deemed possible by the Philippine Reclamation Authority in Manila Bay alone. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

PRA to bid out Pasay reclamation project

Feb 12, 2014 - 7:30 AM

Regulator PRA is exercising diligence when it comes to the Manila Bay reclamation project

RECLAMATION. Despite a joint venture, the Philippine Reclamation Authority is practicing due diligence with the Manila Bay Reclamation project. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Pasay reclamation: Clash of the property giants

Jan 02, 2014 - 12:21 PM

Other developers raise questions over Pasay City s deal with SM for a multibillion peso reclamation project; nat l government eyes bidding

'NEDA board in best position to ok reclamation projects'

Dec 05, 2013 - 10:16 PM

Business groups hail the transfer of authority to approve reclamation projects from the Philippine Reclamation Authority to the NEDA board

TRANSFER. Business groups finds the transfer of authority to approve reclamation projects to NEDA board as commendable. . File Photo by Robert Viñas / Malacañang Photo Bureau

Ayala no longer pursuing Pasay reclamation project

Nov 04, 2013 - 10:05 PM

The property giant asks the city to address crucial issues before bidding and awarding the P54 5 B project

UNRESOLVED ISSUES. Ayala Land raises concerns regarding the bidding of a Manila Bay reclamation project by the Pasay government

Cheat sheet: Manila Bay reclamation

Mar 09, 2013 - 8:59 AM

What s the Manila Bay reclamation issue all about and why should you care?

HUMAN CHAIN. Over 3,000 people formed a human chain last February 12 to oppose the Manila Bay reclamation by Manila Gold Coast Corporation. All photos by Pia Ranada