Tacloban’s Mall Aspiration: Update 4.15.08
A giant billboard has been put up at the Robinsons Place Tacloban site in Marasbaras, Tacloban City.
Here’s what it shows:
Photos taken today, April 15, 2008.
The following is quoted from the official disclosure filed by Robinsons Land Corporation with the Securities and Exchange Commission:
RLC TO BUILD FIRST MIXED-USE PROJECT IN EASTERN VISAYAS. PROJECT TO INCLUDE SHOPPING MALL & CALL CENTER IN A 4-HECTARE PROPERTY
Robinsons Land Corporation (RLC) recently unveiled its latest provincial mall
project in Tacloban City, Robinsons Tacloban, which is expected to break ground
by the 1st quarter of 2008 and with a scheduled opening by end of 2008.
The 2-level shopping mall will rise in a 4 hectare property along the National
Highway, Taboan, Marsabaras, Tacloban City, Leyte, the largest province in
Eastern Visayas. “We will be building a full service shopping mall with a gross
floor area of 30,000 square meters. Robinsons Department Store, Robinsons
Supermarket, Robinsons Appliances, Handyman Do It Best plus 3 cinemas will
be opening side by side with other establishments like food, fashion, & service
outlets to mention a few. Aside from these outlets, we are also welcoming both
national and local retailers to join us in our commercial centers undertaking,”
says Cornelio S. Mapa, Jr, general manager, Robinsons Malls.
Future developments are also expected to rise within the complex grounds which
include a site for a 3 storey call center building, with a 700 seat capacity. For
further information, please contact 6836100, locals 791, 6875681, local 357,
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