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Rappler's latest stories on industrial parks


Ayala to build first Philippine-China industrial park in Pampanga

Apr 26, 2019 - 7:23 PM

Ayala Corporation chairman and CEO Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala says the Philippine-China industrial park will be built in Porac, Pampanga

PLDT SME Nation fortifies partnership with FCIE

Nov 16, 2018 - 1:55 PM

The partnership aims to prompt digital transformation for the Philippines

Fire hits Phoenix industrial park in Batangas

Feb 20, 2016 - 10:26 PM

Residents of Barangay Salong where part of the park is located have been evacuated as a safety precaution reports say PPIPC hosts Phoenix Petroleum’s biggest depot in the country

OIL DEPOT. The Phoenix Petroterminal and Industrial Park in Calaca, Batangas. Photo from PPIP website

South Korean firms begin pull-out from industrial park in North

Feb 11, 2016 - 8:40 AM

Wednesday s announcement to close Kaesong took many by surprise

A file picture dated September 16, 2013 shows South Korean soldiers at a transit office on the Military Demarcation Line (MDL) near the demilitarized zone (DMZ) in Gyeonggi province, South Korea. Jeon Heon-Kyun/EPA

South Korea shutters joint industrial park after N.Korean rocket

Feb 10, 2016 - 5:45 PM

3rd UPDATE Seoul says it does not want its investment in the Kaesong park to be used for Pyongyang s nuclear program

epa05152296 (FILE) An undated file picture released on 06 December 2011 shows a general view of the Kaesong Industrial Complex in the North Korean border town of Kaesong. South Korea said on 10 February 2016 that it was suspending its participation in a jointly run industrial park on the border with North Korea, in response to Pyongyang's nuclear test and rocket launch, a news report said. On 06 January North Korea carried out its fourth nuclear test since 2006. It launched a long-range ballistic missile and sent a satellite into orbit. EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT

North Korea says test no threat, then threatens to wipe out US

Jan 12, 2016 - 4:01 PM

A lengthy commentary by the official KCNA news agency says the test marks a new high stage in the country s search for a credible nuclear deterrent

'SEISMIC' ACTIVITY. Ko Yun-hwa (L), of South Korea's Meteorological Administration, and Yun Won-Tae (R), general director of the Earthquake and Volcano department of the Korea Meteorological Administration, look at a screen showing seismic waves from North Korea at the Korea Meteorological Administration center in Seoul, South Korea, 06 January 2016. Bae Woo-Hwan/EPA

South Korea, US mull further strategic deployment after North test

Jan 11, 2016 - 1:44 PM

Seoul also announces additional restrictions on the movement of its citizens to the jointly run Kaesong industrial park

SHOW OF FORCE. A handout picture provided by the South Korean Air Force on January 11, 2016 shows a US B-52 strategic bomber flying over South Korea with fighter jets from the two countries, over South Korea, January 10, 2016. South Korean Air Force/Handout/EPA

China landslide leaves 27 missing, sparks gas explosion – Xinhua

Dec 20, 2015 - 6:52 PM

3rd UPDATE The landslide which swept an industrial park in Southern China has triggered a gas explosion

German firm invests P2.5B in PH manufacturing plant

Oct 19, 2015 - 8:13 PM

Germany s Zama Precision Industry Manufacturing Inc eyes to inaugurate its plant in Batangas by January 2016

More Japanese firms urged to invest in Clark

Aug 08, 2015 - 1:02 PM

Clark Premiere Industrial Park aims to reinvent solutions to help Japanese companies relocate to Clark Freeport

ENTRY TO PH. CPIP is working with the Business Development Group of Clark Development Corporation to entice Japanese firms to invest in the Philippines. File photo by Romeo Gacad / Agence France-Presse

Lopez-owned holding firm wins Philtown Industrial Park bid

Jan 19, 2015 - 4:04 PM

The deal expands First Philippine Holdings Corp interests in industrial estate business

2 Japanese medical firms expand in PH

Jan 01, 2015 - 2:31 PM

Medical product manufacturers Tokai and JMS choose the Lopez led First Philippine Industrial Park in Batangas as site for their expansion efforts

Aboitiz group buys stake in Batangas industrial park

Oct 04, 2013 - 1:01 PM

AboitizLand plans to acquire a majority stake in Lima Land the operator of a 468 hectare industrial park in Batangas

S. Korea leader wants talks with North on industrial park

May 14, 2013 - 12:28 PM

South Korean President Park Geun Hye wants talks with North Korea on removing raw materials and finished products from a joint industrial complex closed by military tensions

S. Korea says North bans entry to industrial park

Apr 03, 2013 - 11:15 AM

The North did not specify how long the ban would remain in effect

NUCLEAR RIGHT? North Korea has decided that the country's possession of nuclear weapons 'should be fixed by law.'