Tacloban’s Mall Aspiration: Update 4.09.08
- See update: April 15, 2008
For Filipinos now based overseas, the need for info updates on developments back home cannot be over emphasized. The yearning for home is a given constant in their daily grind. At least for the overwhelming majority, that is.
I have been getting requests for photo updates and queries on the status of the construction of Robinsons Tacloban and Gaisano Tacloban. Well, one cannot really expect a so sudden transformation about the ongoing projects considering that they both started just over a month or so ago. What seems apparent, though, is the fact that the race is ON! Both projects aim to finish before the end of the year, but many doubt whether one can actually look forward to having their Christmas shopping there by then…
So acceding to the requests, here’s the latest…
At Robinsons Tacloban, Marasbaras, Tacloban City:
Across town in downtown Tacloban, Gaisano’s construction at the former Republic Theater beside BPI at J. Romualdez St. was in full swing:
It was unfortunate I didn’t have a wide angle lens with me when photos were taken.
Photos taken yesterday, April 08, 2008.