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Departures

By Dheza Marie Aguilar – When I left the Philippines in 2009, I was full of hatred at an inefficient bureaucratic system and desperate to be reunited with the man I love. When my parents brought me to the airport, I hurried my goodbyes, itching to step into the Read more »

PInoy Winifredo Camacho – E-Class Mercedes Benz designer

The DesignTalks lecture series which brings topflight Filipino designers to center stage opens its third year with world-renowned car designer Winifredo “Wini” Camacho on 7 January, 2012, 3PM at the Ayala Museum. Camacho is credited worldwide as the man behind the inspired designs of the Mercedes Benz E Class Read more »

Video of Parañaque plane crash

Possible sanctions loom vs owner, other ‘parties’ in Parañaque plane crash Possible sanctions are being readied against the parties involved in the crash of a light cargo plane in a populated area in Parañaque City that killed 14 people last Saturday. Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines investigation team Read more »

World’s best airport helps world’s worst

by Flightcentric.com – Changi Airport of Singapore will be sharing its expertise with the Philippine’s Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 1 makeover. Changi Airport’s experts on electromechanical engineering, airport passenger and cargo flow systems, architecture and commercial revenue research and terminal design led by senior VP Jose Pantangco Read more »

NAIA-1 gets P1-billion face-lift

By Recto Mercene, BusinessMirror – MANILA, Philippines – A newly refurbished Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 1 will rise from the shell of the old, much-maligned main gateway, but still would not provide free sleeping quarters for vagrants and those on a tight budget. The repairs will cost Read more »

Pinoy designers push for ‘free’ NAIA-1 makeover

Three Filipino designers on Wednesday unveiled on Facebook their “pro-bono proposal” to rehabilitate and renovate the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 1. Budji Layug, Royal Pineda and Kenneth Cobonpue, all world-renowned in their respective fields of architecture and design, uploaded a video outlining their proposed makeover of NAIA 1. Read more »

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