2 weeks Bulacan airport franchise gets final Senate nod Inquirer
    MANILA, Philippines --- The Senate on Monday approved on third and final reading a bill granting a 50-year franchise to a subsidiary of San Miguel Corp. (SMC) to build an airport in Bulacan.   With 22 affirmative votes and no negative votes, senators passed House Bill No. 7507, which grants a franchise to San Miguel Aerocity Inc. to "construct, develop, establish, operate and maintain a domestic and international airport" in Bulakan, Bulacan.   Under the bill, the franchisee will also have "the right to construct, acquire, lease, operate or manage such properties as are convenient or essential to ... more