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Italian to go? A mano reopens for takeout, delivery

Apr 15, 2020 - 7:00 PM

Looking for Italian food? A mano now offers takeout and delivery options

TAKEOUT, DELIVERY. The Rockwell-based restaurants reopens its doors for delivery and takeout. Photo from A mano's Instagram

Refinery's Rockwell branch opens for food, wine takeout and delivery

Apr 15, 2020 - 5:25 PM

Wine, meals, coffee – they have you covered

The Medical City frontliners can now park in Rockwell Business Center-Ortigas

Mar 28, 2020 - 6:47 PM

Rockwell Business Center in Ortigas, Pasig City will now have a temporary designated parking area for The Medical City workers

PARKING. Several frontliners from The Medical City use the parking space at the Rockwell Business Center, its neighbor. Photo from Shops at RBC Facebook page

FALSE: 4-year-old boy 'kidnapped' in Rockwell

Feb 20, 2019 - 10:00 AM

The viral post is a recycled tale. It replicates an old story about child abduction in theme parks and malls.

A screenshot of the post claiming that a 4-year-old child was kidnapped at Rockwell Power Plant Mall Screenshot of the post claiming that a 4-year-old child was kidnapped in Rockwell Power Plant Mall

Tea Time with Vince and Frank: Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge

Jan 22, 2019 - 8:04 AM

Road safety advocate Vince Lazatin talks to Frank Schuengel of Visor.PH about the Rockwell-Mandaluyong bridge (also known as Estrella-Pantaleon) and its potential detriment to motorists and commuters in the immediate vicinity

Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge to be closed for 2 years starting January 19

Jan 11, 2019 - 1:53 PM

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority says the scheduled closure will be pushed back to January 19, instead of the original date, January 12

CLOSURE. The Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge will be closed to the public on January 19, 2019. File photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge to be closed January 12

Jan 04, 2019 - 10:42 AM

The MMDA says the Department of Public Works and Highways will be closing Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge to start reconstruction

CLOSURE. The Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge will be closed to the public on January 12, 2019. File photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge reopened, reconstruction reset

Sep 25, 2018 - 1:17 PM

Bowing to public clamor, the Department of Public Works and Highways reopens the 'Rockwell bridge'

REOPENED. The Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge was reopened to the public on September 25, 2018. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge in Makati to be closed starting September 23

Sep 20, 2018 - 4:25 PM

The bridge will be replaced by one with 4 lanes, set to be completed in 2021

REPLACE. The Department of Public Works and Highways will replace Estella-Pantaleon bridge. Wikicommons photo by Judgefloro

Oscars 2018: Sam Rockwell wins Best Supporting Actor

Mar 05, 2018 - 9:43 AM

(UPDATED) Sam Rockwell thanks his fellow nominees, saying, 'You guys rock, you inspire me, and you always have'

ACADEMY AWARD WINNER. Sam Rockwell accepts the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor during the 90th Annual Academy Awards show in Hollywood, California. Photo by Mark Ralston/ AFP PHOTO

‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ review: The best and worst of humanity

Feb 19, 2018 - 1:30 PM

The film, despite its parable-like grooves, feels too close to home

Frances McDormand in the film THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI.  Photo by Merrick Morton. © 2017 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation All Rights Reserved

In fighting disinformation and trolls, silence 'cannot be an option'

Feb 14, 2018 - 5:30 PM

From Wikipedia to Facebook, how do we fight back against trolls, 'fake news' and historical revisionism?

FIGHT BACK. 'Don't surrender your space to people who are faceless, nameless, and mindless, says TV5 news anchor Ed Lingao at Democracy and Disinformation forum on February 13, 2018. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

7 reasons to see 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri'

Feb 14, 2018 - 1:55 PM

The dark comedy starring Frances McDormand reflects harsh realities that many would be able to relate to, regardless of who and where they are

Fake news law can be 'dangerous' – former Al Jazeera correspondent

Feb 12, 2018 - 9:00 PM

'If the law can be loosely interpreted, at some point it will be loosely interpreted,' says former Al Jazeera journalist Peter Greste

Democracy Forum at the Ateneo Law School in Makati on February 12, 2018. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Stephen Speaks singer's phone stolen during show in Bacolod

Feb 04, 2018 - 10:45 PM

The phone of singer-songwriter Rockwell Ryan Ripperger is immediately returned after the thief is nabbed

Weekly bazaar roundup: artisanal goods and fashion finds

Sep 14, 2017 - 12:30 PM

Spend your hard earned salary wisely at these upcoming bazaars

JTI-Mighty Corp buyout, Rockwell-Mitsui venture get PCC nod

Aug 29, 2017 - 7:10 PM

The Philippine Competition Commission says neither of the deals would hurt consumers

Proposed SEC rule to hit San Miguel, PAL Holdings, Andrew Tan firms

Jun 17, 2017 - 10:49 AM

About 68 listed Philippine firms including 4 Andrew Tan led businesses will need to sell more shares to the public if SEC hikes the minimum public float to 20

RAISE. The SEC proposed to double the minimum public float level to 20% by July 1, 2017.

Rockwell Land eyes more commercial developments to counter condo revenue cycle

Jun 01, 2017 - 4:55 PM

UPDATED Though lucrative residential properties bring little to no more revenue for developers once fully turned over

The Grove Sunday Community Market: Enjoy local eats and treats

Mar 06, 2017 - 4:04 PM

The Grove Sunday Community Market opens its exciting mix of food retail and activities to the Pasig community every Sunday beginning March 5 2017

Koreans among 6 arrested in Makati condo drug raid

Nov 02, 2016 - 10:50 AM

The group of Filipinos and South Koreans allegedly exported illegal drugs to South Korea via international courier service

Rockwell to build resort in Cebu, hotel in Makati

Jun 02, 2016 - 4:55 PM

These projects are expected to boost the company’s recurring income over the next few years

FOOTPRINT EXPANSION. An aerial view of the Rockwell Center now. Image from Rockwell Land

Starter guide to getting your own place

Dec 05, 2015 - 11:10 AM

How do you prepare yourself when independence beckons?

What’s your legacy?

Oct 09, 2015 - 11:39 AM

Parents only want the best for their children but what can you do for them once they’ve left the nest?

New beginnings: What's next for Rockwell

Sep 24, 2015 - 2:41 PM

Twenty years on what s in store for one of the country’s leading property developers?

Best Food Forward marks 5th year milestone!

Sep 17, 2015 - 3:30 PM

Press release:

Lucy Liu welcomes baby boy

Aug 29, 2015 - 9:56 AM

Lucy posts a photo of son Rockwell Lloyd on Instagram

[Executive Edge] A Bohemian haven in Poblacion, Makati

Aug 18, 2015 - 3:19 PM

Is it possible to revitalize an entire village toward a more positive cultural identity? Don Angelo Bautista proprietor of Lokal Hostel adamantly believes so

‘Poltergeist’ Review: Amusing but never scary

Jun 27, 2015 - 4:09 PM

The results are amusing but sadly cannot justify why the remake has to happen in the first place writes movie reviewer Oggs Cruz

Photo courtesy of 20th Century Fox

Rockwell going into hotel development

May 28, 2014 - 5:32 PM

The company will launch its first leisure development Aruga in July

Photo from Rockwell Land's website

Aircraft tracking changes mulled after MH370 mystery

May 13, 2014 - 11:10 AM

Airlines are considering the use of existing technologies that may provide the means to support globally track airline flights at a reasonable cost

KEEPING TRACK. The arrival board at the Beijing Airport showed the flight MH370 in red text. It was the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 plane, which lost contact with air traffic authorities on March 8, 2014. Photo by Mark Ralston/AFP

Congresswoman Binay wins condo in Rockwell raffle

Feb 03, 2014 - 6:32 PM

Netizens are enraged by the outcome of the raffle: As if [the Binays] still need additional assets to their burgeoning wealth

Ateneo to offer hospitality management courses by 2015

Dec 06, 2013 - 9:39 PM

The university insists its new courses are not covered by CHED s moratorium on new Hotel and Restaurant Management related programs

'HISTORIC'. Mr. Andre Cointreau, President and CEO of Le Cordon Bleu International and Father Jose Ramon Villarin, University President, Ateneo University de Manila signing the agreement. Photo from Ateneo's website

IN PHOTOS: Olay and YStyle #ProudOfMyAge event

Oct 20, 2013 - 11:25 AM

Olay and Ystyle celebrate the beauty of age

40s, 30s, 20s AND PROUD. Mandy dela Rama, Mikee Cojuangco, Nikki Gil and Camille Co. All photos by Jory Rivera

Rockwell Land earmarks P12-B for 2013 projects

May 29, 2013 - 3:44 PM

The property arm of the Lopez group will launch a new brand that will cater to the middle income market segment

BIGGER MARKET. Lopez-led Rockwell Land Inc. is spending P12 billion for its projects in 2013. Screenshot from Rockwell Land Inc. official website

Bail for Makati murder suspects granted

Feb 22, 2013 - 12:26 PM

The 4 suspects in a high profile murder case of a US Marine in Makati will pay P300 000 bail

STABBED IN THE NECK. This is the exact moment when one of the 4 suspects brings his hand close the victim's neck. The victim is already bleeding in the next fragment of the CCTV video. Photo from case file

Alleged killer of US Marine identified in video

Feb 07, 2013 - 2:02 PM

UPDATED The description of the assailant matches the features of Juan Alfonso Abastillas one of the 4 suspects according to a police expert

STABBED IN THE NECK. This is the exact moment when one of the 4 suspects brings his hand close the victim's neck. The victim is already bleeding in the next fragment of the CCTV video. Photo from case file

Gag order in Makati murder trial?

Jan 10, 2013 - 6:25 PM

Lawyers for the 4 suspects claim that showing the CCTV footage on social media is destroying their reputation

GAG ORDER URGED. The defense does not want this video to be uploaded anymore on social media. Screenshot from video courtesy of Makati police

Reduce charge to homicide, says suspect in Marine's murder

Dec 10, 2012 - 7:32 PM

One of the suspects in the murder of a US Marine in Makati has hired two controversial lawyers to defend him in court

REVERSE CHARGES. Makati murder suspect Osric Cabrera wants the murder charge against him to be reversed to homicide, a bailable offense. Photo courtesy of his sister Aoui Cabrera

No FBI in Makati murder probe

Nov 28, 2012 - 8:33 PM

The US government is working with local authorities on the murder of a US Marine and spouse of a diplomat in Makati but the FBI is not conducting its own probe

SUSPECTS. From left to right and top to bottom: Galicano Datu III, Crispin de la Cruz, Juan Alfonso Abastillas and Osric Cabrera. Collage by Emil Mercado from images courtesy of Makati police

'Male pride' led to fatal stabbing of American in Makati

Nov 26, 2012 - 6:48 PM

The American was stabbed to death after a brawl outside the gate of a luxury village in Makati

CRIME SCENE. This gate, closed between 2am and 5am, leads into the Rockwell village and Bel-Air subdivision from Kalayaan Avenue in Makati. Photo by Carlos Santamaria

Bring sexy curves back

Oct 09, 2012 - 6:07 PM

Top heavy women who want curves in the right places have a new Pink friend

IF YOURS DOESN'T FIT you correctly, worry not; size and fit solutions are here

Lopez-led Rockwell rules out deal with Okada for now

Aug 03, 2012 - 1:13 PM

Rockwell Land Chairman Manuel Lopez said that for the moment the company had ruled out helping develop the Manila s newest casino development

San Miguel sells Rockwell stake for P2.1-B

Jul 30, 2012 - 5:36 PM

San Miguel Corp the country s biggest business group announced the sale of their minority stake in Lopez led property firm Rockwell Land Corp for P2 1 billion

Lopez group buys San Miguel's stake in Rockwell for P1.4-B

Jul 16, 2012 - 5:05 PM

First Philippine Holdings Corp is spending P1 37 billion to acquire the stake of conglomerate San Miguel Corp in Rockwell Land Corp as part of plans to further consolidate the Lopezes control in the property developer firm

Pangilinan's Metro Pacific sells Rockwell stake

Jun 28, 2012 - 2:11 PM

Metro Pacific sells the stake to the Lopez group s First Philippine Holdings in line with plans to exit the property sector

MVP plans to sell stake in Rockwell to Lopez group

May 25, 2012 - 7:27 PM

Manuel Pangilinan and other shareholders of Meralco are considering selling their shares in real estate company Rockwell Land

Rockwell Land PSE debut features flash mob dancers

May 11, 2012 - 10:47 AM

Lopez led upscale property developer Rockwell Land Corp debuted at the Philippine Stock Exchange on Friday May 11 accompanied by flash mob dancers