Wheels & more -- Motoring quarterly
Advertisement
Manila Standard Job Openings

The Story Then And Now

February 11, 1987

Manila Standard is born.

The publishing company Standard Publications, Inc. is established by the conglomerate owned by businessman Manuel Elizalde.

 

February 23, 2015
The New Standard, using the tallboy
format is officially launched, replacing
Manila Standard Today.

1989

The group of companies owned by businessman Andres Soriano III buys out the Elizalde group and renames the company Kagitingan Publications,

The paper keeps the name Manila Standard.

 

June 1991

The group headed by businessman Alfonso Yuchengco buys into the company and spins off the publishing arm into Kamahalan Publishing Corporation. Kagitingan Publications is renamed Kagitingan Printing Press, Inc.

 

1997

Businessman Enrique K. Razon Jr. of the International Container Terminal Services, Inc. becomes the sole owner of both Kamahalan Publishing Corporation and Kagitingan Printing Press, Inc.

 

2005

Manila Standard is merged with the newspaper Today and is renamed Manila Standard Today.

               

2010

The Razon group sells the publishing company to the Romualdez group.

 

2014

The New Standard is launched, introducing both the tallboy format and its newest asset, The Social Standard.

COMMENT DISCLAIMER: Reader comments posted on this Web site are not in any way endorsed by The Standard. Comments are views by thestandard.ph readers who exercise their right to free expression and they do not necessarily represent or reflect the position or viewpoint of thestandard.ph. While reserving this publication’s right to delete comments that are deemed offensive, indecent or inconsistent with The Standard editorial standards, The Standard may not be held liable for any false information posted by readers in this comments section.
AdvertisementKPPI
Advertisement