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PH’s first eco-friendly airport in Bohol almost complete, opening soon

The new Panglao International Airport's completion rate is at 90.14% as of 30 June 2018


94 more parks and heritage sites placed under government protection

Republic Act 11038 protects Siargao Island, Mt. Timpoong-Hibok-Hibok in Camiguin, Mt. Mayon, and 91 more areas


Tricycles can now pass national roads under certain conditions

There are conditions regarding the maximum allowable capacity of tricycles, passenger insurance, and the LTFRB’s jurisdiction on tricycles.


4 Build, Build, Build projects in Clark City already in progress

The Clark projects are under the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA), with support from the Department of Transportation (DOTr).


Forecasting city futures at the first BluPrint Circle of 2018

BluPrint Circles begin this year with a talk on smart cities at Wilcon IT Hub by AECOM's Sylvester Wong


Ormoc City upgrades road lights to LED, saves 70% on energy

Over 1,641 road lights are upgraded with energy-efficient Philips LEDs


2 PH projects shortlisted in World Architecture Festival 2018

BAAD's Sunken Shrine in Bacolor and blocher's Santa Elena Nature Condos in Laguna secure slots for WAF 2018


Kennon Road National Heritage Zone declaration draws near

The oldest mountain highway in the country shall be accorded priority development for the conservation, restoration, and rehabilitation.


‘Green Building Act’ approved on second reading by Congress

Anyone who wishes to build should submit a TPP or Tree Planting Plan in addition to the requirements of the building code


Spanish architecture pavilion “Unfinished” to be restaged in Manila

Unfinished, awarded the Golden Lion at the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016, is coming to Intramuros this month


Support and help grow PH creative hubs, application until July 8

The British Council and the Department of Trade and Industry launch a pioneering program that champions creative hubs


Mactan-Cebu International Airport Terminal 2 starts operations on July 1

Mactan-Cebu International Airport Terminal 2 will start operations on 1 July 2018 after its inauguration on 7 June 2018