2 weeks Proposals of mall giants for modern Baguio market undergo new reviews Inquirer
BAGUIO CITY --- Unsolicited proposals by two shopping mall giants for the modernization of the Baguio City Public Market will undergo a new round of evaluations, Mayor Benjamin Magalong said. Magalong rejected a recommendation in August to grant retailer Robinsons Malls an original proponent status (OPS). The OPS would have allowed the city government to negotiate terms with Robinsons for the construction of a multilevel market building to be administered by the city, and a separate retail building it would operate for 50 years. Magalong cited critical deficiencies in the plans offered by Robinsons. He recently ordered fresh evaluations of ... more