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Manila to relocate 7,000 families in esteros

May 12, 2017 - 12:23 PM

The Manila city government is looking into reclaiming a portion of Manila Bay for its housing project with China s Shanghai Nanjiang Group

Manila's financial district is seen from a slum area before the lights are turned off to mark Earth Hour in Manila on March 28, 2015. AFP PHOTO / NOEL CELIS

Sustainable skylines: The future of green architecture in Metro Manila

Mar 15, 2016 - 2:33 PM

Can Metro Manila be a truly sustainable city in the near future?

INFOGRAPHIC: 10 hi-tech cities around the world

Feb 28, 2016 - 10:00 AM

See how these cities use information and communications technology to make their citizens healthier safer and more productive

Century Properties, Mitsubishi break ground on Forbes Media Tower

Feb 03, 2016 - 6:33 PM

With a total gross floor area of 95 000 square meters the Forbes Media Tower is expected to be completed in 2019

GROUNDBREAKING. Forbes Media Tower aims to become an address of choice for both multinational firms and leading BPO corporations. In the photo are Century Properties and Mitsubishi executives. Photo from Century Properties

Yangon votes for first time in 60 years

Dec 27, 2014 - 4:18 PM

The election will be closely watched as a test of the country s democratic credentials ahead of a landmark nationwide poll slated for November next year

Volunteers make preparations ahead of voting at a polling station in Yangon on December 27, 2014. Ye Aung Thu/AFP