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TCS Clark Animo Marathon all set

DLSAA Pampanga chairman Aries Patawaran is joined by (from left) race director Abe Tayag, DLSAA-P president Darwin Cunanan, GGDC president Wilfredo Placino and TCS Philippines Country Head Shiju Varghese in yesterday’s press launch. MANILA, Philippines — Following the exhilarating 2019 race that saw 10,000 runners participating, the De La Salle Alumni Association Pampanga (DLSAA-P) Chapter […]

DICT confident DITO can comply with July roll-out deadline

Third telco player DITO Telecommunity Corp. has assured the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) that it will be able to roll-out its services by July this year.advertisement In a statement on Wednesday, the DICT said Information Technology Secretary Gregorio Honasan II called a closed-door discussion with executives of DITO to discuss the status […]

Former ABS-CBN exec to lead Dennis Uy’s telco, media group

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, January 16) — A former executive of TV network ABS-CBN has been chosen to head businessman Dennis Uy’s telecommunications and media unit. In a statement, Udenna Group said Donald Patrick Lim, once the chief digital officer of the Lopez-owned network, will serve as chief operating officer and chief innovation officer of DITO […]

Dennis Uy expanding into entertainment, media businesses

MANILA, Philippines — Dennis Uy is looking to expand into the media and entertainment business. The Davao-based businessman has formed Udenna Communications Media and Entertainment Holdings Corp. which will be folded into his listed company ISM Communications Inc. “Udenna Communications Media and Entertainment Holdings Corp. is intended to be the parent entity that holds the […]

Dennis Uy’s Udenna Land, Megawide start work on huge Clarkfield development

UDENNA Land’s Global Gateway Development Corp. (GGDC), a company led by Davao businessman Dennis Uy, on Wednesday said it held a groundbreaking with Megawide Construction Corp. for the Clark Global City, a 177-hectare master-planned, mixed-use development.  Uy, Udenna Land Chairman  and CEO, together with Megawide Chairman Edgar Saavedra and Clark Freeport officials and the existing […]

Dennis Uy taps Megawide to build new business hub in Clark

Two conglomerates join forces to build a new business district in Clark, Pampanga led by businessman Dennis Uy. He will have the leasing rights to the property until 2085. Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, November 20) — Businessman Dennis Uy has tapped developer Megawide Corporation to build a new business district in Clark, Pampanga. Uy and Megawide […]

Dennis Uy’s Udenna acquires Wendy’s Philippines

MANILA — Businessman Dennis Uy’s Udenna Corp said Tuesday it acquired all 51 Wendy’s restaurants in the Philippines, expanding its food business that includes FamilyMart convenience stores and Conti’s Bakeshop. Udenna did not disclose the value of the transactions, made through its subsidiary, Eight-8-Ate Holdings Inc. Uy’s holding firm is now the master franchisee of […]

GGDC Celebrates Topping Off of Three West Aeropark of Clark Global City in Clark, Philippines

Global Gateway Development Corporation (GGDC), the developer of Clark Global City (CGC) in the Clark Freeport Zone, has celebrated the topping off of Three West Aeropark building in the 177-hectare city. The completion of the Three West Building is part of the second phase of the development of the 2.5-hectare West Aeropark located within Clark […]

Failures make us stronger: Wilfredo Placino

Wilfredo Placino’s belief in turning every situation into an opportunity has brought him to where he is today: President and Vice Chairman of Clark Global City. Wilfredo Placino, known as Freddie to his friends and colleagues, the President and Vice Chairman of the Philippines’ new centre for business, culture, entertainment and leisure, Clark Global City, believes […]

‘Property sector to keep growing beyond NCR’

THE Philippine real estate industry “will continue to grow” outside Metro Manila, thanks to ongoing efforts to decentralize business operations in the capital and relocate some of these to the regions, according to the Lobien Realty Group Inc. At The Manila Times Philippine Model Cities and Municipalities forum at the New World Manila Bay Hotel […]