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PAL brings back ‘Love Bus’ is in the air

For those who have not seen or rode the Philippine Airlines' (PAL) Love Bus, worry no more as the airline has just brought it back. A quick trip down memory lane: Forty years ago, the flag carrier unveiled the Love Bus logo (a kiss mark) on an Airbus A300B4, a...

No tsunami threat after magnitude 6.5 Visayas quake

There is no threat of a tsunami following the magnitude 6.5 earthquake that hit Eastern Samar, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) on Tuesday assured the public. The quake of tectonic origin, with a depth of 17 kilometers, struck 19...

Saudi police arrest 13 people involved in foiled terror attack

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PH company secures billion-dollar deal with Dubai firm

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Mar. 13, 18 | 5:43 pm

A local designer and supplier of prefabricated structures in the Philippines has set a $3.2B deal with Dubai firm Seven Tides to develop parts of “The World” located in the waters of the Persian Gulf.

The World is a collection of 300 artificial islands which represent the world’s continents and countries, reported Inquirer.

Robbie Antonio, founder and CEO of Revolution Precrafted, said that the developers aim to build two-to-three bedroom luxury apartments and villas in the area which will be priced at $150,000 to $1.5 million.

Antonio added that developments are set to happen in nine islands in The World soon and that the construction will begin in the so-called Coronation Island.

The company currently tries to broaden their market by being more price sensitive. The current target markets are home buyers from Russia and Europe.

Aside from targeting the Russian and European market, Revolution Precrafted also plans to reach 20 more countries in the next 12 months, including Myanmar and other key markets in Southeast Asia.

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