Robert John Sobrepeña - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Robert John Sobrepeña


Supreme Court upholds SEC's order to freeze John Hay transactions

Jan 13, 2017 - 8:55 PM

The decision means SEC s order will remain until CJHDC and CJHS – both owned by Robert John Sobrepeña – comply with registration requirements

'FRAUD.' CJHDC entered into a lease agreement with the BCDA for the development of a 247-hectare property within the John Hay Special Economic Zone in Baguio City. Photo by Dave Leprozo/Rappler

Abaya: Sobrepeña is 'playing politics'

Feb 10, 2016 - 4:05 PM

His timeline is wrong transportation chief Joseph Emilio Abaya says in reaction to the allegations of the MRT Holdings chairman against him and his predecessor Manuel Roxas II

MEDDLING. DOTC says it found the proposals from private firms were not beneficial for the riding public, entailing more time and higher fares. Rappler photo

MRT Holdings' Sobrepeña: Roxas, Abaya may be liable for graft

Feb 08, 2016 - 8:54 PM

Sobrepeña says Roxas and Abaya failed to act on private firms proposals and entered into questionable deals

BATTLE CONTINUES. The chief of MRT Holdings continues to blame then-transportation chief Mar Roxas and incumbent Jun Abaya for mishandling MRT3. In the photo Roxas (left) Robert John Sobrepeña (center) and Abaya (right). File photo by Rappler

DOTC: New long-term MRT3 maintenance provider in January

Sep 02, 2015 - 5:00 PM

The transportation department says it has invited several established reputable foreign expert groups to maintain the railway system for 3 years

NEGOTIATED PROCUREMENT. The new long-term maintenance provider will take over from these 7 multi-discipline contractors when their services expire in January 2016.

Court rules Sobrepeña camp to vacate Camp John Hay

Apr 08, 2015 - 7:30 PM

‘Finally a delinquent lessee will be evicted ’ BCDA President and CEO Arnel Paciano D Casanova says

Sobrepeña-led CJHDevCo to vacate Camp John Hay

Mar 10, 2015 - 3:25 PM

Following an arbitration decision CJHDevCo files a judicial confirmation before the Baguio RTC signaling its exit from the property

DOTC doubts Sobrepeña's cheaper MRT3 offer

Dec 18, 2014 - 1:30 PM

The Department of Transportation and Communications says MRTH II should first drop its case against the government

MRT3 OWNER. Robert John Sobrepeña chairs Metro Global Holdings Corp, one of the shareholders of the Metro Rail Transit Holdings II, the parent company of the Metro Rail Transit Corporation. File Photo by Mark Cristino /

Sobrepeña: MRT3 price tag less than P20B

Dec 17, 2014 - 7:49 PM

It turns out that the MRT3 is cheaper than expected One of its owners says its equities cost less than P20 billion

MRT3 OWNER. Robert John Sobrepena no longer sits at the Metro Rail Transit Corporation board, but i still one of the shareholders of the Metro Rail Transit line 3. Photo by Mark Cristino /

MRT3 owners open to a buyout

Oct 02, 2014 - 1:23 PM

MRT Holdings II is willing to be bought after reaching a compromise with government which includes considering a proposal to upgrade MRT3

Baguio’s Camp John Hay chair indicted for P1.15-B estafa

Jun 11, 2014 - 3:49 PM

The Sobrepeña led group has accumulated lease payment arrears in the amount of P3 4B of which P850 million belongs to the people of Baguio and the Cordilleras

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