Philippine malls - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippine malls


Filipinos' mall culture under threat due to coronavirus lockdowns

May 02, 2020 - 2:02 PM

Loitering in malls will be prohibited under general community quarantine – a major adjustment for mall-loving Filipinos

An almost lifeless Araneta Center in Cubao, Quezon City hours after the government enforces an Enhanced Community Quarantine on March 17, 2020. Photo by Lisa Marie David/Rappler

Mall schedules for Christmas 2019

Nov 08, 2019 - 10:40 AM

Here are the operating hours of shopping malls in the Philippines during the holiday season

Mall schedules for Holy Week 2019

Mar 19, 2019 - 8:25 PM

Here are the operating hours of malls during Holy Week

Here's what to expect during KZ Tandingan's biggest concert yet

Jun 13, 2018 - 12:27 PM

KZ will be staging her biggest concert yet at the Mall of Asia Arena on June 22

LOOK: Duty Free Philippines to open luxury store at SM Mall of Asia complex

May 07, 2018 - 5:44 PM

Aside from Luxe Store at SM Mall of Asia, Duty Free Philippines Corporation will open Landside Store at NAIA Terminal 3 in June

ARTIST'S PERSPECTIVE of the Luxe Store, which is expected to open at the SM Mall of Asia complex in June 2018. Image courtesy of Duty Free Philippines

Megaworld set to open Festive Walk Mall in Iloilo

Feb 05, 2018 - 4:05 PM

The P2.2-billion, 3-level mall at the Iloilo Business Park is opening this coming April

Photo by Megaworld

Search continues for missing in Davao City mall fire

Dec 23, 2017 - 3:13 PM

(UPDATED) Fire breaks out Saturday morning, December 23, at the 3rd level of NCCC Mall of Davao, one of the city’s major shopping centers

EMPLOYEES TRAPPED? Authorities are verifying reports that at least 10 employees of NCCC Mall of Davao are still inside as fire rages on Saturday, December 23, 2017. Photo by Mick Basa/Rappler

AboitizLand to open The Outlets discount mall in Batangas next year

Dec 05, 2017 - 9:40 PM

The Outlets will offer premium brands at reduced prices. Phase 1 is targeted for launch by April 2018.

Megaworld set to open P2-B Southwoods Mall in October

Aug 31, 2017 - 7:40 PM

The 3 level mall located in the Southwoods City township will have a 24 hour Food Hall 4 cinemas department store supermarket hardware store toy store and transport hub

Philippine mall culture: A balikbayan's perspective

May 14, 2015 - 8:30 AM

Despite the ubiquitousness of these malls they don’t say much about our history or culture beyond materialistic aspirations and the consumerist attitudes

MALLS. The facade of SM Megamall, one of many malls located along EDSA in Metro Manila. File photo courtesy of SM

Comelec kicks off satellite voter's registration in malls

Sep 06, 2014 - 3:18 PM

The poll body seeks to encourage more Filipinos to register for the 2016 national elections

REGISTER IN MALLS. Voters register for the 2016 national elections at the Robinsons Place mall in Ermita, Manila on Saturday, September 6. Photo by Michael Bueza/Rappler

Shooting in MOA

Mar 30, 2014 - 7:59 PM

6th UPDATE A robbery gang suspect is arrested police said

Consumerism in Biboy Delotavo’s Mallcontents

Apr 20, 2013 - 10:40 AM

Painter Biboy Delotavo deals with mall culture and consumerism in his new exhibit

THE ARTIST. Biboy Delotavo knew at an early age that he was a gifted portrait artist. Photo by Pepito R. Blasco

SM to open 5th mall in China

Dec 13, 2012 - 2:10 PM

The opening of SM City Chongqing brings the total SM mall chain in both China and the Philippines to 51 with a combined Gross Floor Area of 6 3 million sqm

6 things mall developers consider when choosing new branches

Nov 16, 2012 - 9:37 AM

How do malls determine the best location for their malls? Here s their 6 point checklist