McKinley Hill is one of the centrally planned developments in Fort Bonifacio, housing offices of many major BPO companies as well as a still growing number of condominium towers. The Tuscany Private Estates and the Venice Piazza give the place a Mediterranean flair.
Find out what happened in the last four weeks in Manila and the Philippines and how the international media portrayed it!
- 180 Malaysian delegates attend 4th WACOM Manila
- Manila Five in Court: Two Confessed to Plot, Three Have Not — Should Their Cases Be Merged?
- Sushmita Sen on judges panel for Miss Universe pageant 2017 in Manila on January 30
- Miss Universe beauty pageant kicks off in Manila
- Proteste vor US-Botschaft in Manila gegen Trump (German)
Football, soccer, basketball, boxing: Skinny Mike's shows it all on several screens. The bar in Fort Bonifacio is open 24/7, making it popular among sports fans and nighthawks alike.
A list of international holidays and celebrations of countries with considerably big expat communities in Metro Manila. It includes national days, festivals organized by cultural institutes or expat associations, and traditional foreign holidays that are celebrated in the Megacity as well.
Howzat is a sports bar that clearly caters to an international crowd. Located in the Jupiter-Burgos-Kalayaan HotSpot, it shows international sport events, has a good selection of imported beers, an international menu, and a deli with rare goods from Europe.
Just called "Shang" by its patrons, the Shangri-La Plaza Mall features high-end boutiques and houses many of the metro’s best fine dining restaurants.
Domuschola International School offers world class education closer to home. Find out more about the school and their programme here.
There are several international high schools which offer internationally recognized International Baccalaureate Programme (IB) and/or Cambridge International Examinations (CIE). Take a look at our list of international high schools here.
Looking for a job in Metro Manila? Being one of the biggest BPO hubs in the world, this Megacity has dozens of multinational outsourcing companies you can send your CV to. Many of these companies have thousands of employees. Interested in working for some of the biggest BPO companies in the country? Take a look at our guide here.
Since Megacity Manila is the capital of a developing country, there is a wide range of international organizations that are always looking for well-educated and skilled international staff. The Asian Development Bank for example has its headquarters right in the heart of the Philippine capital.
Initiated in 1902 and incorporated in 1920, AmCham Philippines is the oldest American Chamber abroad. It has 23 standing committees and two foundations that cover all aspects of business and industry to promote American-Philippine relations.
Urbanites and Megacitizens alike are anticipating the completion of Century City in Makati. It's a mixed-use development envisioned to have four luxury condominium buildings a medical center, and an upscale mall. One residential tower, the tallest in the Philippines, is already up. The mall has also been launched, housing local and international brands and a diverse mix of restaurants.
The millions of Overseas Filipino Workers count as "national heroes" in the Philippines. They do not only provide a living for their families back home, but also make a considerable contribution to the country's gross domestic product and its economic growth.
The APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting 2015 is taking place in Manila from November 18 to 19. With blocked roads, tightened security, and hundreds of cancelled flights, the event will have a major impact on daily life in the Megacity in the coming week. Here is our Megacitizens Guide on the APEC Summit 2015 in Manila.
It has been months already, time for the next Megacitizens Stammtisch! Meet an international crowd this Thursday, October 22, at Krocodile Grille in Greenbelt, Makati!
The SMX Convention Center in Pasay City is the Philippines' largest private facility for trade fairs, international exhibitions, conventions, and corporate and social functions.
Most major international couriers offer their services in the Philippines. While the services of international carriers are not commonly used for domestic transport of mails and parcels, they are the carriers of choice for many international companies and organizations as well as for Megacitizens sending goods and postcards to their loved ones.
Do you need to send your grandparents a postcard from Manila? Do you have to send an important document abroad? Find out more about logistics solutions in the Megacity.
The Philippine Summer is almost over and rainy season is announcing itself with the first scattered showers. Time for one more Megacitizens Stammtisch Meeting in pleasant weather.
The World Trade Center is one of the prime venues for international trade fairs, conventions and other major events in the Megacity.
Are you a company looking for international staff to fill your openings? Wanting to promote an ad to an international audience? Inquire with us today! And for all those job seekers among you, have a look at the posted advertisements below.
The days are getting hotter, time for some cold drinks at the next Megacitizens Stammtisch, the casual get-together for expats, Manilenos, and other Megacitizens. Join us this Thursday , March 19, for an after-work beer at Giligan's in Makati Avenue!
The annual Pyro Olympics will once again create a literally explosive atmosphere at Manila Bay on the coming weekends. Pyro companies from several countries compete in setting up the best compositions of light, fire and music to amaze a cheering crowd.
How Megacitizens celebrate Christmas in their home countries was the topic of the night during the November Stammtisch held at the regular hot spot Le Café Curieux in Makati City.
The International Premier Tennis League brings together former and current world number ones, Grand Slam champions and Wimbledon winners in one first-class sports event. Manila hosts the league together with Dubai, Delhi, and Singapore. The results are in - Micromax Indian Aces with Roger Federer won all their games!