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The documentary follows Imelda Marcos, wife of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos
'Almost all urban planning literature debunks the idea that expanding road space for vehicles eases up congestion'
The National Economic and Development Authority Board approves 8 projects covering transportation, maritime safety, roads, and bridges, amounting to a total of P547.63 billion
At least 6 road infrastructure projects are set to be completed within 2020, with the end view of reducing traffic volume along EDSA
The High Court upholds a 2007 decision of the Construction Industry Arbitration Commission in favor of BF Corporation
(3rd UPDATE) Even with a Supreme Court dismissal, there is still an injunction on the bus ban issued by a Quezon City court in July 2019 that favors provincial operators
But Britain's protection was ultimately not needed after the deposed dictator Ferdinand Marcos, Corazon Aquino's rival in the 1986 snap presidential elections, steps down
It's the most wonderful time of the year!
Traffic congestion reveals a deeper malady: lack of a well-defined land use plan for the National Capital Region
'It was an incredible feeling,' says the actor
In our gradual descent to perdition, how has Manila traffic affected our lives?
Business confidence falls to 37.3% in the 3rd quarter of 2019, as bad weather, external shocks, and government policies hit companies
There is no such statement from Senator Risa Hontiveros
Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo says the death of patients in ambulances caught in heavy traffic proves the need for emergency powers for President Rodrigo Duterte
The harrowing gridlock along EDSA due to the dry run of the ban left thousands stranded
Commuters brands the traffic schemes considered by the MMDA as 'band-aid' solutions, especially when the public transport system remains a mess
A former Pagcor consultant submits ‘brand coding’ traffic scheme proposal to MMDA
Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade says the proposal is 'not new' and will be reviewed
The scheme will be paired with a bus rapid transit system and bus stops located within 200 meters of any residence
MovePH is partnering with Right of Way and AltMobility to host this huddle happening on Saturday, August 31
'We really must consider the alternative transport channel, as it…will give citizens from all walks of life an avenue for safe and easy mobility,' says Senator Zubiri
The large box is left on the center island of the underpass, prompting police to close the inner lanes while they verify the contents of the box
'The reason for the injunction is that the MMDA admitted that they have no power and it belongs to the LGU. It's an opportunity for us to review this particular aspect,' says Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon
'Puro eksperimento, habang taumbayan naman ang nagdurusa.... Bakit kalunos-lunos ang paglala ng trapik?' asks Senator Grace Poe
(UPDATED) MMDA traffic chief Bong Nebrija says the problem lies with the lack of discipline among bus drivers who swerve lanes, causing traffic buildup
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority says it has yet to receive a copy of the preliminary injunction stopping the implementation of the provincial bus ban
The Quezon City Regional Trial Court Branch 223 says the controversial bus ban has 'far-reaching effects'
During the dry run, provincial buses will be banned from passing through EDSA from 4 am to 10 pm
The new Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board amends the routes of provincial buses with terminals along EDSA to end their trips in cities of Valenzuela, Parañaque, and Sta Rosa, Laguna
Sagot ba talaga ang provincial bus ban sa problema sa trapiko?
Is the provincial bus ban really the answer to the metropolis' traffic woes?
Data from the Philippine Statistics Authority show that the number of overseas Filipino workers rose even before 1986
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority says the driver-only car ban will be proposed to the Metro Manila Council again in July this year
Is the provincial bus ban another band-aid solution to traffic? Filipinos online weigh in.
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority stands firm on its policy closing provincial bus terminals along EDSA, pending the Supreme Court decision on petitions filed against it
Albay Representative Joey Salceda, like AKO-Bicol before him, argues with the Supreme Court that the MMDA has no police or legislative power to implement this regulation
Buhay Representative Lito Atienza tries to play the seniority card against AKO Bicol Representative Alfredo Garbin Jr, his ally in the House minority
But AKO Bicol Representative Alfredo Garbin Jr still opposes the policy, saying it 'merely relocates the traffic elsewhere' and burdens LGUs on the outskirts of Metro Manila
But provincial buses are still not allowed to load and unload passengers along EDSA
AKO Bicol party says the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority's order against provincial buses is unconstitutional
The former US senator was instrumental in the ouster of authoritarian Filipino president Ferdinand Marcos
Solomon Cugay used to work for an anti-drug unit
(3rd UPDATE) The slain cop is identified as Senior Master Sergeant Solomon Cugay
'We are not criminals,' say protesters, as they hold a 'Unity Ride' against the Motorcycle Crime Prevention Act
(UPDATED) The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority says northbound traffic from Ayala to Shaw is slow-moving. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
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Signs of a divided, forgetful country come on full display as the Philippines marks the 33rd anniversary of the peaceful EDSA People Power Revolution of 1986