A week after MRT3 fields 10 trains, the MRT3 management deploys one train more than its target. It has been two months since there were more than 10 MRT3 trains working
After a month wait, the MRT3 management is finally able to deploy 10 trains for the commuting public
Vince takes the MRT during rush hour – and lives to tell the tale
Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade attributes this 'luck' to the availability of spare parts delivered mid-February. Still, there are only 8 functioning trains.
From 8 working trains the week before, the week of February 19 opens without a train running at 5:30 am
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Working trains are now down to 8. When the unthinkable happens, 260,000 commuters pack themselves into 6 or 7 trains daily
A total of 33 incidents has been recorded from January 1 to February 9
A 'signaling problem' disrupts MRT3 operations on the last morning of the year
More than 9 months after an 11-day trip to tourist spots, lawmakers adopt a resolution calling for cleaner public restrooms in transportation terminals
(UPDATED) Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade says public utility vehicles that pass the motor vehicle inspection system still have to be replaced so they will be Euro 4- or Euro 5-compliant
Watch the interview with Transportation Assistant Secretary Arnulfo Fabillar on Thursday, December 7, at 7 pm
The breakdown of the MRT system is a problem that needed solutions yesterday. We should demand they be delivered today.
The daily glitches are no longer acceptable, say MRT commuters
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(UPDATED) Barely an hour after transportation officials assure commuters that the MRT3 maintenance team is 'doing all it can' to prevent service disruptions, the train suffers yet another glitch
'How many more limbs or arms should be injured for those in power to act on commuters’ safety?'
A northbound train along MRT-3 offloads passengers after smoke was seen inside on one of its coaches
Vice President Leni Robredo says doing so would allow the government to know how stakeholders truly feel about the PUV modernization program and, in turn, explain their decisions to the public
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IBON Foundation and AGHAM - Advocates for Science and Technology for the People say the program does not address the 'lack of public mass transport system'
Transportation officials say President Rodrigo Duterte gave a deadline merely to press the 'urgency' of the PUV modernization program
In a House briefing, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board also could not tell lawmakers how many jeepney drivers would be displaced
Rappler talks to transportation expert and UP professor Primitivo Cal on possible solutions to traffic and road safety issues in Metro Manila
Who was wrong in the Uber saga? What does the controversy say about the country s transportation problems?
To improve the welfare of the riding public don’t kill a new industry that many people have come to love and depend on
If we continue to push for solutions that only benefit a fraction of the public then we continue to be part of the problem
What if LTFRB s suspension of the transport network company extends beyond 30 days?
Minahalan mo sasakyan di inayos mass transit kawawa dito commuters natin says Senator Sherwin Gatchalian
We need solutions for our transportation woes and we need them fast
What I support is a more comprehensive campaign that calls for better public transportation that benefits everyone – commuters and drivers alike
UPDATED Napeek s Facebook post about a bus of Solid North Transport Incorporated sparks action from the LTFRB
Buses trains tricycles tuk tuks: how do people get around in the 10 countries that make up ASEAN?
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Point to point buses are set to resume regular operations on Tuesday January 10
LTFRB asks for the understanding of users of the bus service and assures them that it will be restored once Froelich complies with the requirements
UPDATED On Saturday January 7 P2P Premium Bus System says it will be giving free rides from January 8 to 9 before resuming regular operations on January 10
In anticipation of the Christmas rush MRT 3 is extending peak hour operations on Friday December 23
The free rides will be available on all weekends and holidays from December 3 2016 to January 8 2017 in all LRT1 stations
House Bill No 72 seeks to give students up to the age of 30 a 20 discount on all public transportation during the school year including weekends and holidays
LTFRB chairman Martin Delgra III says UV Express shuttles have not been given franchises to use the major thoroughfare in their point to point route
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
What are the problems and potentials of the newly launched bus service in Pasig City?
Students in Berlin and Hamburg learn everything from urban gardening to safely using public transportation on their own
Sing Philippines Youth Choir says the goal of the flash mob was to promote the beauty of chorale music and arts to the public
Will you vote for leaders who can plan better and are more transparent about road projects?
The former icon of Philippine culture is not something to be proud of anymore It has lost its luster It has turned into a symbol of decay and neglect
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
The rollback of taxi fares is still under deliberation says LTFRB VI Director Romulo Bernardes