The Mactan Newtown: An enabler of growth

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The Mactan Newtown

The Mactan Newtown is Megaworld Corp.’s first foray in Central Visayas. Mactan, Cebu—Tourism has been a significant contributor to the bustling economy of Cebu, owing to the different attractions that have endeared tourists to the province. From the historical sites, carnivalesque festivals, to the beach resorts, the shopping, and the nightlife, it comes as no… Read more »

The place that put the Philippines on the world map

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In Photo: Mactan Island IN the past, the city of Lapu-Lapu was known as the place where local chieftain—the city’s namesake, Lapu-Lapu—defeated and killed Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan, putting on hold Spain’s ambition to colonize the Philippine islands for another 40 or so years. Today, the city is known for quite different reasons. Although much… Read more »