BCDA tells UAE firms: Invest in New Clark City

Photo 1: (From left to right): BCDA Senior Vice President for Corporate Services Arrey Perez, Agriculture Secretary William Dar, Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez, and BUDJI+ROYAL Architecture+Design principal architect and CEO Royal Pineda join the Philippines National Day celebration at the Expo 2020 Dubai. BUDJI+ROYAL served as architectural consultant for sports facilities in New Clark City and the Philippine Pavillion in Dubai. The Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) sent a contingent of business development and marketing executives to Dubai this month to urge potential foreign...

February 21, 2022

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Pilot Affordable Housing to rise in New Clark City

New Clark City will be the pilot area for what could be the game-changer in terms of design, concept, and cost in affordable housing in the country. In a recent webinar attended by more than 40 participants from public and private corporations, developers, banks and financial institutions, the BCDA, in partnership with United Kingdom’s Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office (UK-FCDO), unveiled the design and concept for affordable housing that are anchored on the following principles: affordability, mobility, safety and security, economic resilience, healthy design, community and...

January 17, 2022

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Philippine Science High School campus to rise in New Clark City

The Philippine Science High School (PSHS), in partnership with the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA), is constructing a 4.6-hectare learning site in New Clark City, Tarlac, which will serve as a campus for its senior high school students and a resource center for teachers and professionals. Dubbed as the “Infinitum”, the new site of the country’s premier science high school is envisioned to become the “center for learning and service continuity for the entire PSHS System.” The master plan for the campus was approved in August by the BCDA Board of Directors. BCDA...

September 22, 2021

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Two BCDA projects that showcase majestic nature of Central Luzon are on global design stage

Inspired by the natural beauty and key features of Central Luzon, the new Clark International Airport (CRK) terminal in Pampanga and the New Clark City Athletics Stadium in Tarlac are both in the running for prestigious global design awards. The new CRK airport terminal is one of six airport finalists at the 2021 Prix Versailles World Architecture and Design Award, while the New Clark City Athletics Stadium has been shortlisted among the world’s best completed buildings at the World Architecture Festival. UNESCO’s Prix Versailles recognizes architecture that fosters a better...

September 2, 2021

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New Clark City Athletics Stadium shortlisted in World Architecture Festival

The Athletics Stadium at New Clark City in Tarlac, a centerpiece facility of the 30th Southeast Asian Games in 2019, has been shortlisted by the World Architecture Festival as among the best completed buildings across the globe. The facility was nominated for the Sport-Completed Buildings category in the prestigious festival, which is set to take place at the FIL Exhibition Center in Lisbon, Portugal from December 1 to 3. Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) President and Chief Executive Officer Vince Dizon welcomed the recognition and congratulated Budji+Royal...

August 18, 2021

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