Consunjis build upscale condo in Makati

DMCI Homes, the property arm of the bilyonaryo Consunji family, is gearing up for the development of a 36-storey residential tower under its premium brand Exclusive.

Kailan makakalipad? Etihad leaves Manila passengers in limbo

Several passengers of Etihad Airways have been stuck in a hotel in Makati after their flight was cancelled twice without any explanation from the airline. A Babbler told Bilyonaryo that the passengers were supposed to leave on Monday (June 28) at 8 p.m. However, they were told four times that the boarding time would be […]

Best of the biz: Abby Binay creates council for expert economic advice

Makati Mayor Abby Binay has assembled a council composed of brilliant business leaders to know how the local economy could further be strengthened. Part of the recently-convened Makati Business Development Council (MBDC) are the likes of Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry president George Barcelon, Calixto Chikiamco of the Foundation for Economic Freedom, Makati Business […]

Made in China: Couple nabbed in Makati over sale of fake Marlboro cigarettes

By: Nancy carvajal   The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) has arrested a couple in Makati who was allegedly involved in the sale of Marlboro cigarettes with fake tax stamps. Junel Durero and Ma. Jessica Garcia were arrested when NBI agents raided a house where the smuggled cigarettes were stored. They have been charged with […]

Cause of blaze unknown: Fire guts Russian Embassy in Dasma, costs P101M in damages

The Embassy of the Russian Federation inside a high-end village in Makati suffered a major fire late Friday night, February 4. Based on a spot report by the Bureau of Fire Protection, the fire caused P101.109 million in damages to the Russian embassy building at 1245 Acacia St. Corner Mahogany, Dasmarinas Village. The fire started […]