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Immunity granted to 4 more witnesses in Bilibid drugs probe

Sep 21, 2016 - 12:27 PM

There are now 10 witnesses – mostly convicts – at the House inquiry who enjoy immunity from suit for their testimonies against Senator Leila de Lima and on illegal drug operations at the New Bilibid Prison

IMMUNITY GRANTED. (From left to right), Inmates Froilan Trestiza, Hans Anton Tan, Jojo Baligad, Noel Martinez and Jaime Patcho stand as witnesses at the House inquiry on Bilibid drugs on September 21, 2016. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Trial run: LRT1 to extend operating hours for a month

Jul 07, 2016 - 3:05 PM

If the test run will show an interest from the public then we would be pleased to do a more detailed study to make it permanent the chief of Light Rail Manila says

EXTENSION. LRT1 currently has an average daily ridership of 400,000 commuters from Baclaran in Pasay City to Roosevelt in Quezon City. Screenshot image from Rappler

Engineers racing to fix LRT1

Feb 27, 2016 - 4:07 PM

Aiming to rehabilitate and upgrade the 20 stations of the dilapidated Light Rail Transit Line 1 in 18 months over 1 200 engineers and staff are preparing for the future

Light Rail Manila signs P24B-loan for LRT1 Cavite extension

Feb 12, 2016 - 4:54 PM

French rail makers Bouygues Travaux Publics and Alstom Transport Private Limited will help the Light Rail Manila Consortium build the LRT1 Cavite extension

HOUNDED BY DELAYS. The group of Ayala and MPIC in 2014 bagged the P64.9-billion deal to extend LRT-1 from Baclaran to Bacoor, Cavite

Rehabilitation of LRT1 stations to start in December

Oct 21, 2015 - 7:51 PM

All LRT1 passenger stations will be improved to enhance accessibility safety and security of commuters the Light Rail Manila Consortium says

IMPROVEMENTS. Light Rail Manila Corporation will start rehabilitating Doroteo Jose station in December 2015. All photos from Light Rail Manila Corporation