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Heavier Commonwealth traffic seen as MRT7 construction progresses

Aug 13, 2017 - 5:10 PM

A task force announces developments in the construction of the MRT7's University Avenue and Manggahan stations in Quezon City, which would affect the flow of traffic

Heavier Commonwealth traffic seen as MRT7 construction progresses

#FridayFeels: Nag-book ka ngunit kulang

Jul 21, 2017 - 9:00 AM

What would Waze tell you when driving around Metro Manila?

#FridayFeels: Nag-book ka ngunit kulang

Duterte, Abe may sign Mega Manila subway deal in November

Apr 18, 2017 - 6:06 PM

Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade says the two leaders may sign the deal when Prime Minister Shinzo Abe comes to Manila for the ASEAN Summit and Related Summits

Duterte, Abe may sign Mega Manila subway deal in November

NAIA Expressway Lane 1 open starting Dec 21

Dec 20, 2016 - 9:00 PM

Toll fees for the first two years of operation are P45 (Class 1), P90 (Class 2), and P134 (Class 3), with adjustments allowed every two years

NAIA Expressway Lane 1 open starting Dec 21

SBMA proposes P100-B expressway-railway from Manila to Subic

Dec 18, 2016 - 8:00 PM

The SBMA chief wants the financing of the proposed multi-modal coastal highway to be under the Philippine-China Framework of Cooperation

SBMA proposes P100-B expressway-railway from Manila to Subic

Emergency powers bill vs NCR, Metro Cebu traffic advances in Senate

Dec 14, 2016 - 6:27 PM

The bill covers land, air, and sea traffic, as well as provinces near Metro Manila

Emergency powers bill vs NCR, Metro Cebu traffic advances in Senate

VMMC agrees to open roads to private vehicles

Dec 08, 2016 - 9:05 PM

Motorists can apply for access stickers so they can pass through the Veterans Memorial Medical Center as a shortcut

VMMC agrees to open roads to private vehicles

EDSA traffic flow improves slightly – i-ACT

Dec 06, 2016 - 8:35 PM

After 'window hours' are lifted, a recent MMDA survey shows an average of 7 minutes is reduced in travel time on EDSA from Roxas Boulevard in the south to Monumento in the north

EDSA traffic flow improves slightly – i-ACT

Sakay.ph's new app shows MRT congestion levels

Nov 27, 2016 - 6:20 PM

Traincheck gives commuters info on how crowded the train stations are and tells them when's the best time to leave

Sakay.ph's new app shows MRT congestion levels

MMDA: 3 more gov't properties open to private vehicles soon

Nov 25, 2016 - 2:00 PM

To ease up traffic, government properties in Makati, Pasay, and Bonifacio Global City will soon be opened to private vehicles

MMDA: 3 more gov't properties open to private vehicles soon

MMDA eyes 3-digit coding scheme during Christmas season

Nov 23, 2016 - 5:02 PM

The proposed scheme is expected to be finalized in a meeting between MMDA and other i-ACT agencies on Thursday, November 24

MMDA eyes 3-digit coding scheme during Christmas season

Alvarez: 'Uncooperative DOTr' delaying emergency powers on traffic

Nov 23, 2016 - 4:15 PM

House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez slams the Department of Transportation, saying it has failed to lay out concrete plans to address traffic in Metro Manila, Metro Cebu, and Metro Davao

Alvarez: 'Uncooperative DOTr' delaying emergency powers on traffic

Carmaggedon redux: Will building more roads solve our traffic problems?

Nov 19, 2016 - 11:29 AM

Many people have proposed various solutions to our traffic problems. Will building more roads necessarily relieve traffic congestion and increase travel time in the long run?

Carmaggedon redux: Will building more roads solve our traffic problems?

Camp Aguinaldo opens to private vehicles in 2 weeks – MMDA

Nov 17, 2016 - 3:43 PM

Private vehicle owners can start applying with Camp Aguinaldo for access passes on Monday, November 21

Camp Aguinaldo opens to private vehicles in 2 weeks – MMDA

What telecommuting requires

Nov 10, 2016 - 7:20 PM

A work-from-anywhere setup is seen as a means to reduce traffic in metro areas. But what will it require from the parties involved?

What telecommuting requires

Metro Manila traffic rerouting for Undas 2016

Oct 25, 2016 - 3:05 PM

(UPDATED) Get updates on rerouting schemes for cities in Metro Manila this long weekend

Metro Manila traffic rerouting for Undas 2016

No window hours for more roads starting Nov 2

Oct 17, 2016 - 8:10 PM

(UPDATED) Taft Avenue, Shaw Boulevard, and Commonwealth Avenue are among the latest additions to the list of roads without window hours. Coding hours will also be longer – 7 am to 8 pm.

No window hours for more roads starting Nov 2

600 violators on first day of ‘no window hours’ dry run

Oct 13, 2016 - 12:18 AM

Only 5 days away from the strict implementation of the 'No Window Hours' traffic scheme, a three-day dry run commences throughout concerned areas in Metro Manila

600 violators on first day of ‘no window hours’ dry run

United Nations, Duterte ratings, Manny Pacquiao | 6PM wRap

Oct 12, 2016 - 8:16 PM

Watch the 6PM wRap with Zak Yuson

United Nations, Duterte ratings, Manny Pacquiao | 6PM wRap

DOTr’s hits and misses in 1st 100 days: NAIA, EDSA traffic, MRT3

Oct 12, 2016 - 6:19 PM

The first 100 days of Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade are marked by initiatives to decongest the country's premier airport as well as an 'unchanged' state of MRT3 and EDSA traffic. They also give a glimpse of what lies ahead.

DOTr’s hits and misses in 1st 100 days: NAIA, EDSA traffic, MRT3

Poe eyes Senate approval of traffic emergency powers bill by Dec

Oct 12, 2016 - 5:15 PM

The Senate version of the bill is sure to include a central traffic authority and an oversight function for Congress to review contracts

Poe eyes Senate approval of traffic emergency powers bill by Dec

Recto hits DOTr's 'unfunded, scattered' plans vs traffic

Oct 12, 2016 - 12:42 PM

Senate Minority Leader Ralph Recto doubts the proposed projects of the Department of Transportation to solve the traffic crises through emergency powers

Recto hits DOTr's 'unfunded, scattered' plans vs traffic

Dry run of 'no window hours' starts October 12

Oct 11, 2016 - 9:20 PM

Violators of the new policy will be flagged down but won't be issued tickets during the dry run from October 12 to 14. Strict implementation begins October 17.

Dry run of 'no window hours' starts October 12

Makati, Las Piñas, Mandaluyong to suspend 'window hours'

Oct 10, 2016 - 6:14 PM

(UPDATED) To fix traffic, malls are also asked not to schedule sales during weekdays and for utility companies to suspend road repairs

Makati, Las Piñas, Mandaluyong to suspend 'window hours'

Emergency powers to keep Cebu traffic from reaching NCR levels

Oct 08, 2016 - 8:25 PM

'Even if the traffic here is still not as bad as Metro Manila, we will still push for emergency powers to stop Cebu from getting to that level,' says Catanduanes Representative Cesar Sarmiento

Emergency powers to keep Cebu traffic from reaching NCR levels

Starting Oct 31 on EDSA, C5: No more 'window hours' for private vehicles

Oct 08, 2016 - 9:31 AM

The Inter-Agency Council on Traffic and the Metro Manila Council agree to remove the window hours under the Number Coding Scheme 'to decongest traffic in Metro Manila'

Starting Oct 31 on EDSA, C5: No more 'window hours' for private vehicles

Alvarez: No improvement in traffic, trains after 100 days under Duterte

Oct 03, 2016 - 3:50 PM

Despite dismay over traffic, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez still praises President Rodrigo Duterte for his overall performance during his first 100 days in office

Alvarez: No improvement in traffic, trains after 100 days under Duterte

Briones: Early Christmas break may affect students' learning

Sep 26, 2016 - 2:38 PM

'We have to examine the data from the point of view also of impact on learning of the children because again it's not only the school children who add to the traffic, it's really Christmas itself,' says Education Secretary Leonor Briones

Briones: Early Christmas break may affect students' learning

Senate wraps up hearings on emergency powers vs traffic

Sep 22, 2016 - 3:58 PM

Senator Grace Poe says the committee on public services has approached 'the last mile' and would soon endorse the bill for plenary debate

Senate wraps up hearings on emergency powers vs traffic

QC: Expect heavy traffic along Elliptical Road Sept 20-25

Sep 19, 2016 - 7:13 PM

ADVISORY: While the drainage improvement project in the area is ongoing, the Quezon City Department of Public Order and Safety suggests alternate routes

QC: Expect heavy traffic along Elliptical Road Sept 20-25

Duterte does not need emergency powers to address traffic – lawmaker

Sep 15, 2016 - 6:10 PM

Kabayan Representative Harry Roque says President Rodrigo Duterte might be requesting for emergency powers just to get 'blanket authority' over the traffic problem

Duterte does not need emergency powers to address traffic – lawmaker

Tugade clarifies: Traffic problem a 'state of chaos, not a state of mind'

Sep 15, 2016 - 4:25 PM

Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade also suggests moving some government offices and factories outside Metro Manila to decongest traffic

Tugade clarifies: Traffic problem a 'state of chaos, not a state of mind'

Traffic task force: New traffic schemes in parts of EDSA

Sep 05, 2016 - 2:01 PM

New traffic schemes are now being implemented in parts of EDSA, the newly-formed Inter-Agency Council for Traffic says

Traffic task force: New traffic schemes in parts of EDSA

We're waiting for House to work on emergency powers – Poe

Aug 30, 2016 - 6:22 PM

The Senate committee on public services chairperson hits the Department of Transportation anew for failing to provide a list of concrete projects and plans to solve the traffic crisis

We're waiting for House to work on emergency powers – Poe

South, southwest bus terminals to be opened in 2018

Aug 28, 2016 - 11:05 PM

These terminals will be the end-point for about 1,642 provincial buses currently entering Metro Manila daily, effectively decongesting main thoroughfares

South, southwest bus terminals to be opened in 2018

With emergency powers, lighter Metro Manila traffic by 2019

Aug 25, 2016 - 6:43 PM

Emergency powers will allow the faster implementation of over P207-billion worth of infrastructure projects to ease traffic, transportation officials say

With emergency powers, lighter Metro Manila traffic by 2019

Art Tugade and his inherited headaches

Aug 23, 2016 - 8:00 AM

The new transportation chief's tall order from the President: No long waiting lines in all public transport

Art Tugade and his inherited headaches

Duterte admin revives plan to build Metro Manila subway

Aug 18, 2016 - 2:20 PM

This would have been the most expensive public-private partnership (PPP) deal implemented under former president Benigno Aquino III's administration

Duterte admin revives plan to build Metro Manila subway

Gov't forms inter-agency body to solve Metro Manila traffic

Aug 18, 2016 - 9:55 AM

The inter-agency body, which will follow orders from Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade, includes the MMDA, PNP Highway Patrol Group, LTO, and LTFRB

Gov't forms inter-agency body to solve Metro Manila traffic

Provincial buses ban on EDSA is ‘anti-poor’ – Salceda

Aug 16, 2016 - 8:13 PM

Albay 2nd District Representative Joey Salceda also says the game Pokemon Go poses a higher threat of aggravating Metro Manila traffic than provincial buses

Provincial buses ban on EDSA is ‘anti-poor’ – Salceda

Senators want traffic czar as 'point person' for emergency powers

Aug 10, 2016 - 2:05 PM

(UPDATED) Neophyte senator Leila De Lima, however, opposes the proposal as it might grant emergency powers to an individual other than the President

Senators want traffic czar as 'point person' for emergency powers

Gov't wants to open up subdivisions to ease traffic

Aug 10, 2016 - 1:05 PM

Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade also emphasizes the need for a 'single traffic authority' to manage Metro Manila's road network

Gov't wants to open up subdivisions to ease traffic

Grace Poe: Reveal traffic plans before we grant Duterte special powers

Aug 08, 2016 - 4:53 PM

(UPDATED) Senate Minority Leader Ralph Recto insists that the public be consulted first on fare and toll amounts: 'The government must assess the affordability and conduct a willingness-to-pay survey and consultation among users'

Grace Poe: Reveal traffic plans before we grant Duterte special powers

DPWH chief Villar: Metro traffic jam 'can be solved in 2-3 years'

Aug 02, 2016 - 8:47 PM

'Rest assured that the biggest hurdle, political will, is something that the President has a lot of,' says Secretary Mark Villar

DPWH chief Villar: Metro traffic jam 'can be solved in 2-3 years'

The pet bills of President Duterte

Aug 01, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Duterte did not mention in his first SONA two bills that his top allies in the 17th Congress declared they would prioritize: the reimposition of the death penalty, and the lowering to 15 years the minimum age of criminal responsibility

The pet bills of President Duterte

Commuters should see results in next 100 days – Palace

Jul 12, 2016 - 1:44 PM

More convenient locations for purchasing train tickets and improved 'waiting rooms' for commuters are some proposals presented to President Duterte in the July 11 Cabinet meeting

Commuters should see results in next 100 days – Palace

Solving the traffic problem

Jul 11, 2016 - 6:00 PM

The grant of emergency powers to solve traffic is fraught with grave dangers for abuse

Solving the traffic problem

Duterte admin to roll out stalled PPP deals by 2017 – NEDA chief

Jul 06, 2016 - 5:37 PM

'This administration will not do what the last administration did,' Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III says

Duterte admin to roll out stalled PPP deals by 2017 – NEDA chief

Dela Rosa to highway cops: Don't be intimidated

Jul 04, 2016 - 10:38 PM

The new chief of the Highway Patrol Group, meanwhile, also urges the public to take videos if they're apprehended as a safeguard against erring cops

Dela Rosa to highway cops: Don't be intimidated

Drilon files bill for Duterte's emergency powers to fix traffic

Jul 01, 2016 - 4:39 PM

If passed into law, the bill would give President Rodrigo Duterte emergency powers for two years

Drilon files bill for Duterte's emergency powers to fix traffic