construction industry - updates

Rappler's latest stories on construction industry


Mindanao construction boom to pull migrants back from Manila

Sep 05, 2017 - 9:38 PM

There is a shortage of manpower given the demands of the growing number of construction and development projects on the island

Cebu airport operator sees net income surge by 55%

May 22, 2016 - 9:12 PM

Megawide Construction Corporation s net income surge is bolstered by its construction business and Mactan Cebu International Airport operations

PPP FRONTRUNNER. Megawide has bagged 5 of 10 awarded PPP deals since Aquino administration launched its flagship project in 2010. In the photo are the top executives of Megawide. Photo from Megawide Construction

Filipino construction workers set to arrive in Singapore by March

Feb 02, 2014 - 11:16 PM

Singapore is looking to hire some 200 Filipino construction workers a month

BOOMING. Singapore's rising construction industry is looking to the Philippines to fill the demand for skilled labor. File photo from AFP

Lafarge reopens Cebu cement plant

Mar 21, 2013 - 1:06 PM

The reopening will allow the company to increase its cement production by one million tons per year

BACK ON STREAM. Lafarge's cement plant in Cebu, Philippines reopens. Photo by AFP

Real estate is fastest-growing industry in Q3 - officials

Nov 28, 2012 - 2:54 PM

Strong real estate growth fuels services sector growth in Q3 boosting the economy

Image courtesy of Franz Lopez

Cement players anticipate more demand as govt hikes spending

Jan 31, 2012 - 11:58 AM

Cement manufacturers are anticipating higher demand in 2012 amid government s pronouncements that infrastructure spending will be prioritized this year