Before it was also a place of business and it was the corporate building for the Philippines’ Government Service and Insurance System (GSIS). It has 18 floors and was home originally to FM station Magic 89.9, Love Radio, and the former 93.9 DWKC now known as iFM. The building was actually being sold now that GSIS has sold it to Filinvest business developer in 2014 its slowly being taken down.
|With the broadcast tower photo by Efren Aquino.|
I just passed by and saw what remains of Philcomcen building yesterday. If you haven’t heard about the history of this structure or slightly notice this place then you must know that even though it’s being slowly erased physically in the Ortigas area this would consider to be one unofficial landmark.
This was even burned to the ground that was averted in 2007. But as of the photos taken (see below) this is what’s left of the once proud Philcomcen building…