Cebu City - The Mactan Cebu International Airport
(MCIA) Terminal 2 is now 91 percent complete, according to GMR Megawide Cebu Airport Corporation (GMCAC) Chief Executive Adviser Andrew Harrison.
The report covered several projects, but the relevant one is the case study comparing the New Iloilo Airport Development Project funded by JICA and the Mactan Cebu International Airport
Project funded by the private sector via PPP.
Megawide-GMR is the same group that is expanding and operating the Mactan Cebu International Airport
, the country's second-busiest air gateway after Naia.
The group already runs the Mactan Cebu International airport
, the second largest in the country.
Cebu: Emirates inaugural flight to Cebu and Clark in Philippines touched down on Wednesday at Mactan Cebu International Airport
, strengthening international connectivity to two of the Philippines' fastest-growing international hubs outside Manila.
The regional director of the Philippines` Department of Tourism has said that the country needs more international flights to and from the Mactan Cebu International Airport
to increase tourist arrivals for the area.
Last June, the company officially launched the entry of its aviation fuels business at Mactan Cebu International Airport
, expanding its supply envelope to cover the country's three busiest airports: Manila, Clark and Cebu.
The Sandiganbayan Second Division has dismissed the graft charge against Mactan Cebu International Airport
Authority (MCIAA) General Manager Adelberto Frederico Yap.
This is the second airport project which GMR Group will be developing in Philippines along with Megawide Construction Corporation, with the consortium already operating the Mactan Cebu International airport
, the second largest airport of Philippines which handles 10 million passengers annually.
Megawide-GMR, which operates the Mactan Cebu International Airport
, bested four other groups, including big state-owned firms in China.
The Mactan Cebu International Airport
had been extremely busy over the past few days in the aftermath of the devastation brought to the Visayas by super typhoon Haiyan.
When completed, the project would bring benefits by decongesting traffic in the two existing bridges, the Mactan-Mandaue and Marcelo Fernan linking Cebu City and Mactan Island and by providing additional access to the Mactan Cebu International Airport