Manila North Tollways Corporation - updates

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Metro Pacific to slow down on new proposals until toll hikes resolved

Feb 26, 2018 - 5:00 PM

The tollways unit of Metro Pacific Investments Corporation says it has foregone roughly P7.5 billion in potential revenues since 2012 because of delayed toll adjustments

PENDING HIKE. The delays in toll hike have been hurting the pockets of operators, with a total foregone revenue of roughly P7.5 billion. Image from Wikimedia

Metro Pacific starts NLEX Harbor Link's R10 section

Aug 15, 2017 - 4:55 PM

The infrastructure conglomerate of Manuel Pangilinan expects to finish construction of the 2 6 kilometer expressway extension in the 1st quarter of 2018

ALMOST DONE. The R-10 Section serves as an extension to the NLEX Harbor Link deal, a 15.57-km expressway from Mindanao Avenue, Quezon City to the C-3 (Circumferential Road 3) in Caloocan City. File photo by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

MVP's Metro Pacific proposes Sangley-Cavitex expressway

Jan 04, 2017 - 7:10 PM

The complete project proposal for the 9 80 kilometer 4 lane divided expressway is underway

THE LINK. This is an 'expressway proposed as a replacement to the original Segment 5 alignment which was taken over by the DPWH and now designated as the Centennial Road,' a project brief shown by the MVP group reads. Rappler file photo

MPIC on toll hike petitions: Taxpayers bear brunt

Apr 08, 2016 - 7:30 PM

When the private concessionaires signed an agreement with the government for the operations and maintenance of the expressways they were promised a toll increase

POCKET BRUISING. The delays in toll hike have been hurting the pockets of operators, with a total foregone revenue of over P4 billion as of January 2016. Image from Wikimedia

Toll hike petitions likely be up to the next gov't

Mar 21, 2016 - 10:22 AM

The delays in toll hike have been hurting the pockets of operators with a total foregone revenue of over P4 billion as of January 2016

POCKET BRUISING. The Toll Regulatory Board has not approved a toll fee hike just yet, but petitions were not dismissed

NLEX-SCTEX link ready for Holy Week

Mar 19, 2016 - 12:32 PM

The Metro Pacific group is looking at integrating the toll collection system of TPLEX to those of NLEX and SCTEX

SMOOTHER TRAVEL. To unify the system of NLEX and SCTEX, MNTC has constructed 7 new toll plazas

Metro Pacific unit to start NLEX expansion February

Feb 15, 2016 - 7:15 PM

Despite the expressway s expansion the NLEX builder says traffic will remain smooth since there won t be lane closures

GRIDLOCK. Traffic along NLEX in Balintawak, Caloocan City on September 5, 2014. File photo by Kevin de la Cruz/Rappler

MVP group mulls connector road for CAVITEX, Manila North Harbor

Dec 12, 2015 - 4:08 PM

MPIC Chairman Manuel V Pangilinan considers a project that would connect Manila North Harbor and CAVITEX via an underwater expressway or a bridge

MORE INFRA. MPIC will study how it can connect Manila North Harbour and CAVITEX to enable commuters travel from North to South without having to enter the city

Metro Pacific officially takes over SCTEX

Nov 06, 2015 - 10:01 AM

The tollways group of Manuel V Pangilinan officially takes over the Subic Clark Tarlac Expressway SCTEX for an upfront payment of P3 5 billion 74 60 million for the contract

IMPROVEMENTS. MNTC President and CEO Rodrigo Franco says the turnover paves the way for the start of improvement of services on SCTEX. Photos by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

Delayed right-of-way acquisition takes a toll on NLEX Harbor Link

Jul 21, 2015 - 8:00 PM

A toll road from Mindanao Avenue in Quezon City to C3 or 5th Avenue in Caloocan City could be open to motorists by December 2016

ANOTHER DELAYED PROJECT. NLEX's Segment 10 is another infrastructure project being delayed by slow right-of-way acquisition. Photos from Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

NLEX operator to extend toll road to Commonwealth Ave

Jun 09, 2015 - 6:40 PM

By 2019 the North Luzon Expressway will be extended to Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City

NLEX EXTENSION. The project is seen to decongest Metro Manila by providing alternative access to mainline NLEX further east of Metro Manila. File photo by Jay Directo/AFP

Expressways to swell due to Holy Week traffic

Mar 24, 2015 - 6:25 PM

Northbound traffic is expected to build up in the afternoon of April 1 Holy Wednesday until late morning of April 2 Maundy Thursday

SCTEX maintenance contract returns to NLEX operator

Feb 05, 2015 - 8:20 PM

The operations and maintenance contract of the country s longest tollway returns to its original proponent the Manila North Tollways Corporation

Aerial photo of Gumain River Bridge. Photo courtesy of BCDA.

SCTEX-NLEX toll integration complete by end 2015

Feb 05, 2015 - 7:03 PM

The integration project cuts motorists SCTEX NLEX toll payment processes down to 2 steps according to the Manila North Tollways Corporation

SCTEX. The Subic-Clark Tarlac Expressway is a 4-lane divided expressway traversing the provinces of Bataan, Pampanga, and Tarlac. Aerial photo of Gumain River Bridge.

San Miguel eyes SCTEX

Jan 06, 2015 - 7:45 PM

The conglomerate and an undisclosed firm seek bidding documents from the Bases Conversion and Development Authority

Aerial photo of Gumain River Bridge. photo courtesy of BCDA.

MPIC losing over P2B potential revenues

Nov 25, 2014 - 10:49 PM

The Toll Regulatory Board has yet to act on their petition for a toll rate increase pending for years now

Metro Pacific eyes P5B NLEX expansion

Nov 10, 2014 - 7:26 PM

The tollways arm of the infrastructure firm also files a petition for toll rate hike which is ‘long overdue’

Metro Pacific’s tollway unit acquires P103-M stake in Easytrip

Jul 01, 2014 - 3:21 PM

The company bought a 50 plus one share of Egis group’s Easytrip Services in a bid to modernize the electronic toll collection system in the country

MODERN TOLL ROADS. Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation launched the country’s first application of RFID technology dubbed “EasyDrive” at the 14-km Cavitex last month and intends to implement the same along NLEX within the year. File photo by Jay Directo / AFP

Palace to DOTC: Clear legal hurdles to MPIC’s NLEX-SLEX connector road

Jun 27, 2014 - 10:56 AM

DOTC met with the Department of Justice to discuss the legal issues delaying the project

CONNECTOR ROAD. The Metro Pacific Investments group is building a toll road that will connect the North and South Luzon Expressways. File photo by AFP

Holy Week rush: Traffic along toll roads to go up 30%

Apr 07, 2014 - 6:42 PM

Operators of toll roads going to Northern Luzon provinces expect a surge in vehicle volume next week

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MPIC group raising P10B for NLEX-SLEX connector road

Mar 31, 2014 - 5:11 PM

The company is studying the best possible ways to raise funds giving the rising interest rate environment

CONNECTOR ROAD. The Metro Pacific Investments group is building a toll road that will connect the North and South Luzon Expressways. Photo by AFP

MNTC to issue P7B bonds for tollway projects

Feb 09, 2014 - 6:34 PM

The Manila North Tollways Corporation will be the first non listed company to issue bonds

File photo of the North Luzon Expressway by Jay Directo/ AFP.

MPIC asks gov't to hasten SCTEx turnover

Jan 21, 2014 - 7:39 PM

The Manuel V Pangilinan led company says its takeover of SCTEx will pave the way for its seamless connection to NLEx

FASTER TURNOVER. The MNTC and MPTC would like the SCTEX agreement to be implemented faster.

Pangilinan group increases stake in NLEX operator

Jan 13, 2014 - 2:59 PM

Pangilinan s group now owns 71 percent interest in the tollway concessionaire after acquiring the stake of tollway operator Egis Project SA in MNTC

PURCHASE. MPTDC  buys additional 3.9 interest in MNTC.Photo by AFP/Jay Directo