The Mactan Newtown, the flagship mixed-use township development of real estate leader Megaworld, will be officially unveiled on Wednesday, February 20, by no less than the President Benigno S. Aquino III and Megaworld Chairman & CEO Andrew L. Tan. The ground breaking of the Two World Center will also take place on the same date which will house 2000 seats. BPO Office spaces in the 8 Newtown Boulevard is expected to be finished in 2-3 years time which will house 2,500 seats and total of 25,000 employees.
“Finally, the official unveiling of our first township in Central Visayas is happening this year. We will be honoured to present to President Aquino our ‘live-work-play’ township concept which Megaworld pioneered in the Philippines,” expresses Jericho Go, First Vice President, Megaworld.
President Aquino is expected to deliver a speech in the inaugural ceremonies which will then be followed by a tour of the township. First stop- The Five-Storey One World Center, the first BPO office tower which opened early this year.
Two BPO companies, EnfraUSA and Results manila, are among the first tenants to open for business in One World Center this April 2013 where EnfraUSA will be hiring about 600 employees. Both companies are first-time locators in Cebu.
“We are expecting close to 2,000 employees to fill up One World Center’s facilities once the tenants start operating. Two to three more BPO companies are expected to open their offices in The Mactan Newtown this year. We have fully leased out this first office tower,” Go reveals.
Due to the growing demand of office spaces in the township, a second BPO tower will start construction this year. With a floor of 7,200 square meters, Two World Center is expected to house 2,000 more BPO employees. The tower’s ceremonial groundbreaking will also be held during the visit of President Aquino.
In two to three years, more office spaces will be available for lease as 8 Newtown Boulevard and Pacific World Tower will open for business. Both towers will be able to accommodate around 13,000 BPO seats.
“With the arrival of Megaworld’s tried-and-tested township formula to Cebu, The Mactan Newtown will be adding more jobs in the city. It will not only help boost tourism but even retirement options and the City’s economy. We are very excited and optimistic about this project as Cebuanos will have another landmark destination to look forward to,” shared Go.
On Investing with Mactan Newtown.
Mactan Newtown is an ideal place for you to spend or invest your money. Investing your money on Mactan Newtown will not only help grow your money but it’s also a world-class township where you can unwind, shop and to just relive the day. With the things around us getting more expensive, saving money is just not enough to make us financially secured as we may not be losing money but we’re also not growing it. But there is no investment without risks so where you invest your money must be taken with a grain of salt.