Success Stories

Few hotels in Asia can brandish such a rich, historic lineage. It was once the command post of General Douglas MacArthur at the height of World War II and his home for six years. Through the years, countless luminaries have walked down its halls, including King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia of Spain, the former U.S. Presidents Bill Clinton, Dwight Eisenhower, Lyndon B. Johnson, and John F. Kennedy, Ernest Hemingway, Marlon Brando, and John Wayne.

The Manila Hotel: All Powered Up for the Next Hundred Years

Bonifacio Global City is one of the most vibrant and dynamic destinations in the country today. Apart from all those buildings rising, there are restaurant and retail openings right and left, as well as art exhibits and sporting events almost every weekend. After what appeared to be a slow start, the former military base is well on its way into becoming the country’s premier residential, commercial, and business hub.

Fort Bonifacio Dev't Corp: Powering Through the Masterplan

The entry of newer shopping complexes throughout the metropolis eventually took the luster from this go-to shopping destination. Then in 2004, the Araneta Group regained the spotlight with the launch of the Gateway Mall. A five-level shopping complex with over 200 specialty shops and countless dining destinations, the mall, according to Araneta Group President and CEO Jorge Araneta, “served as the main catalyst to the renaissance of the Araneta Center.”

The Araneta Center: Powering the Awakening of a Giant