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Construction of NLEX-SLEX Connector Road to start by July

Apr 01, 2018 - 8:55 PM

Back in July 2016, NLEX Corporation secured a P23.2-billion deal to build, operate, and maintain the NLEX-SLEX Connector Road

CONNECTOR ROAD. NLEX-SLEX Connector Road would link C3 in Caloocan City to the Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP) campus in Sta Mesa, Manila. Map from DPWH website

LIST: Hotlines, social media accounts during emergencies

Dec 19, 2017 - 6:50 PM

Bookmark this page for a handy list of emergency hotlines you can call or text, plus Facebook and Twitter accounts to contact

San Miguel awaits gov't OK for 3-year toll road network expansion

Nov 01, 2017 - 5:13 PM

SMC will expand and extend SLEX, the Skyway system, the NAIA Expressway, and the Southern Tagalog Arterial Road in a bid to decongest traditional chokepoints

MASSIVE EXPANSION. San Miguel's massive toll road expansion plan is seen to decongest chokepoints, like the Alabang viaduct, the Sucat and Bicutan interchanges, Magallanes, the C5 entrance and exit to SLEX, as well as the NAIAX entry to Skyway. Photos from Skyway official website and Wikipedia

#CommuterWatch: Traffic situation along SLEX, NLEX for Undas 2017

Oct 30, 2017 - 7:55 PM

The two expressways are expected to become congested as Filipinos travel during the Undas break

Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

San Miguel inks P554-B deal for toll road expansion

Apr 27, 2017 - 5:36 PM

The expanded road network will include the extension of the Metro Manila Skyway Stage 3 project and the Metro Manila Expressway

Muntinlupa fire triggers SLEX traffic jam

Apr 19, 2017 - 1:20 PM

3rd UPDATE A fire hits a residential area in Muntinlupa causing a transmission tower to lean toward the Alabang flyover and prompting the temporary closure of the Alabang viaduct

Metro Pacific pouring P153B into public infrastructure 'til 2018

Apr 04, 2017 - 9:33 AM

The infrastructure conglomerate is set to start construction of the Cavite Laguna Expressway and Cebu Cordova Link Expressway among others in 2017

PRIVATE HANDS. One of Metro Pacific's projects is NLEX Harbor Link Segment 10, which will be an elevated roadway connecting Segment 9 at MacArthur Highway in Valenzuela City to C-3 Road (5th Avenue) in Caloocan City. Photo from MPIC website

DOF gives NLEX-SLEX Connector Road green light

Aug 31, 2016 - 2:20 PM

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III says the tollways unit of Metro Pacific Investments Corporation MPIC can push through with the road construction – even without forming a special purposes company SPC

TWO CONNECTOR ROADS. Metro Pacific and San Miguel-Citra propose to build separate roads connecting NLEX and SLEX

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

Bumper-to-bumper traffic is seen in front of the Iglesia ni Cristo Church along Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City on Tuesday. A portion of the thorough fare from Sandiganbayan to Litex is closed for the whole day due to a medical mission by the INC. Photo by: JOEL LIPORADA

Metro Pacific unit secures NLEX-SLEX Connector Road deal

Jul 26, 2016 - 1:35 PM

This is after no comparative proposals were submitted to the DPWH on Monday July 25 – the deadline set by the agency

TWO CONNECTOR ROADS. Metro Pacific and San Miguel-Citra propose to build separate roads connecting NLEX and SLEX

Builder of Malaysia's SMART Tunnel wants to bring infra to PH

Apr 09, 2016 - 8:51 PM

The proposed SMART Manila addresses two major problems in Metro Manila – flooding and traffic

SMART INFRASTRUCTURE. The proposal would follow the design concept of SMART Tunnel in Kuala Lumpur, which is said to be calculated to take in enough water from 6 days of rain. Image from Wikimedia

A long, winding road for better Metro Manila transport

Jan 09, 2016 - 1:30 PM

Several infrastructure deals that are seen to solve the nightmarish Metro Manila traffic are still hounded by delays

LONG, WINDING ROAD. Most projects that are supposed to solve the horrendous Metro Manila traffic have snagged delays by policy U-turns and legal roadblocks. Graphics by Alyssa Arizabal/Rappler

NEDA board approves 5 infra projects

Dec 16, 2015 - 9:51 PM

The National Economic and Development Authority board approves 2 public private partnership and 3 official development assistance deals for roll out

President Benigno S. Aquino III leads his official family in prayer before presiding over the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Board meeting. Also in photo are Secretary to the Cabinet Jose Rene Almendras, DOTC Joseph Emilio Abaya DOST Mario Montejo and Finance Secretary Cecar Purisima. Photo by Joseph Vidal / Malacañang Photo Bureau

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

DOTC rolls out road transport IT project

Jul 30, 2015 - 3:45 PM

This is the 10th public private partnership PPP project of the transportation department that s being rolled out as it sets auction for more PPP deals

CLEAN UP. The IT project is seen to clean up the existing data of LTFRB and lessen the processing time for its transactions

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

NEDA Board approves IT PPP project

Jul 16, 2015 - 11:59 AM

UPDATED The P1 16 billion public private partnership deal will computerize the Philippine Statistics Authority’s civil registry operations and make this available nationwide

FIRST IT. This is the first information technology project under the Philippines' public-private partnership thrust. Image from Shutterstock

Southern Luzon seen as 'very lucrative' market for real estate

Jul 08, 2015 - 7:28 PM

Southern Luzon is seen to be among the top 3 growth areas to watch out for in the country says Fatima Olivares Vital of property firm Ovialand Incorporated

Ayala Land's ARCA South phase 1 dev't 70% complete

Jun 10, 2015 - 11:36 AM

The P80 billion mixed use development will also benefit from two government roadway projects: the Intermodal Transport System and Skyway C5 C6 connector road

Swiss challenge for NLEX-SLEX connector to start October

May 20, 2015 - 4:13 PM

Because of the changes in the mode of implementation the original proponent of the connector road says completion of the project will be pushed back to 2018

SWISS CHALLENGE. "We are ready for the Swiss. We are just awaiting for the government to invite proponents. We will fight for it," MPTC president Ramoncito Fernandez. File photo by Rappler

San Miguel taps DMCI for Skyway extension project

May 12, 2015 - 11:29 AM

DMCI will be the contractor for the P26 5B toll road project connecting SLEX to NLEX

Alignment of NLEX- SLEX connector road to be revised

Mar 30, 2015 - 10:12 PM

It will increase the project cost by at least 30 says the MNTC

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

SLEX extension to Quezon set to begin construction

Mar 23, 2015 - 6:26 PM

Worth P13 1 billion the project will extend the expressway by 58 kilometres from Sto Tomas town in Batangas to Lucena City in Quezon

NEW PROJECT. President Benigno S. Aquino III converses with South Luzon Tollway chairman and San Miguel Corporation president and chief operating officer Ramon Ang during the Briefing on the SLEX-TR4 project. Photo by Gil Nartea /Malacañang Photo Bureau

San Miguel Corporation earmarks P168B for toll road projects

Mar 23, 2015 - 5:56 PM

The investment is to put the country’s toll roads on a par with neighboring Asian countries says SMC President and COO Ramon S Ang

President Benigno S. Aquino III converses with South Luzon Tollway chairman and San Miguel Corporation president and chief operating officer Ramon Ang during the Briefing on the South Luzon Expressway-Toll Road 4 (SLEX-TR4) Project and Other Major Road Projects in Southern Tagalog at the Open Grounds in Barangay Lalig, Tiaong, Quezon on Monday (March 23, 2015). The SLEX-TR4 project is a Php13.1Billion planned expressway extension from Sto. Tomas, Batangas to Lucena, Quezon mandated under Presidential Decrees 1112 and 1894. It involves the construction of 58-kilometers, 4-lane toll road. (Photo by Ryan Lim / Malacañang Photo Bureau)

Aquino slams critics spreading rumors of his collapse

Mar 23, 2015 - 1:31 PM

President Benigno Aquino III says the upcoming presidential elections and his endorsement value are the reason for the intensified attacks against him

TRUTH? President Benigno Aquino III's past statements contradict some findings of the Board of Inquiry. Photo By Ryan Lim/Malacanang Photo Bureau

San Miguel beefs up road safety

Mar 10, 2015 - 2:37 PM

The diversified conglomerate will install more radar speed detectors along SLEX Skyway STAR tollway and TPLEX

NEDA Board OKs rebidding of Cavite-Laguna expressway

Feb 16, 2015 - 7:24 PM

The controversial PPP project is up for rebidding at P20 11B floor price

NLEX-SLEX connector road completed in 2017 - MPIC

Feb 12, 2015 - 12:53 PM

The P18 billion toll road awaits the approval of the NEDA Board

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

Ayala in talks for 'seamless' Muntinlupa-Cavite Expressway

Nov 24, 2014 - 9:44 PM

Ayala is in talks with other toll road operators to ensure a seamless interchange for the former Daang Hari South Luzon expressway project

INFOGRAPHIC: On the road towards a #BetterWorld

Oct 09, 2014 - 4:06 PM

Find out how the current and developing infrastructures of our cities will benefit us in the future

MVP: NLEX-SLEX connector to be delayed beyond Aquino term

Oct 07, 2014 - 11:39 AM

Manuel V Pangilinan Metro Pacific Investments Corporation MPIC chairman says the project is likely to be completed in mid 2017 because of the Swiss challenge on their unsolicited project proposal

Why same firms are vying for PH infra projects

Oct 01, 2014 - 8:15 AM

It s a testament to how much these Philippine firms have grown and matured They re now looking for yield and more portfolio expansion opportunities

South Luzon buses to stop at Alabang starting August 28

Aug 26, 2014 - 9:04 PM

UPDATED Starting 3 am Thursday August 28 provincial buses from Southern Luzon and Bicol should use the South Station take the Filinvest exit of SLEX says the LTFRB

Swiss challenge to delay NLEX-SLEX connector road

Aug 03, 2014 - 9:58 PM

The P18 billion road project could be delayed by at least 3 months said Public Works and Highways Secretary Rogelio Singson

File photo by Agence France-Presse

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

Road accidents? Let's call them crashes

Apr 12, 2014 - 9:45 AM

Let’s stop using the language of neglect and denial Instead let’s adopt crash or collision so we can look for solutions that will make our streets safer

Daang Hari-SLEX toll road ready by yearend

Apr 01, 2014 - 3:47 PM

The road is now 40 complete says the company building it

HALFWAY DONE. The Daang-Hari SLEX connector road will finally be completed this year after experiencing delays. Photo courtesy of the PPP Center

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

LTFRB revokes franchise of bus firm in SLEX accident

Mar 27, 2014 - 3:01 PM

LTFRB chief Winston Ginez says SCCI was given a chance to pursue an extension of its Certificate of Public Convenience

Porsche-driving ex-Customs clerk 'guilty'

Mar 12, 2014 - 3:32 PM

The Ombudsman finds probable cause to indict former Customs clerk Paulino Elevado IV who figured in a shooting incident in 2012

Palace asks for patience as Skyway construction begins

Feb 16, 2014 - 8:11 PM

Malacañang asks Filipinos to bear with short term inconvenience as construction of Skyway Stage 3 which connects the South Luzon Expressway SLEX to the North Luzon Expressway NLEX begins

Gov't launches Skyway project linking NLEX and SLEX

Jan 22, 2014 - 2:34 PM

When the project is completed travel from the North to the South – which currently takes two hours – is expected to take just 15 20 minutes

MPIC eyes to complete 3 toll roads before June 2016

Jan 22, 2014 - 12:17 AM

The group is working on completing 3 toll projects worth P30 billion before the Aquino administration ends its term

GAP-BRIDGING. The Manila North Tollways Corp. is working to complete 3 toll roads by 2016. Photo by Jay Directo/AFP

Ayala, SLEx operator finally agree on Daang Hari design

Dec 20, 2013 - 9:44 AM

The PPP center however warns of other challenges in the completion of the project

SIGNED. Winning bidder, Ayala Corp. and South Luzon Tollway Corp. has signed an agreement Daang Hari-SLEx road link project.Photo courtesy of the PPP Center.

Aquino to end term with 7 completed PPP projects

Dec 19, 2013 - 7:06 PM

50 other PPP projects are still in the pipeline says the PPP Center

SEVEN. The PPP Center says 7 PPP projects will be completed by 2016. Photo courtesy of the PPP Center.

MNTC, PNCC finalizing connector road JV

Nov 06, 2013 - 9:33 PM

The Pangilinan led unit will present joint venture options to state owned PNCC this November

Daang Hari-SLEx road complete by Sept 2014

Oct 28, 2013 - 11:36 AM

The 4 kilometer Daang Hari SLEx road link will be finished by September or October 2014 says an Ayala Corp official

Daang Hari - SLEX

Aquino approves San Miguel-Citra's road project

Sep 27, 2013 - 8:01 PM

The Transportation chief says construction of the connector road will commence early of 2nd quarter in 2014 to be finished in 3 years