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The DOTr says new rails are set to be installed later this year
You need to get a ‘Student Pass’ first
In case you missed it, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) has announced that students will be allowed to ride select train lines for free from Monday to Friday (except holidays), and during select hours of the day.This student freebie begins on
Exciting times ahead
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has announced that students can now ride several major rail lines absolutely free of charge.According to agency secretary Arthur Tugade, students can now ride the MRT-3, LRT-2 and PNR for free, Mondays to Fridays (
Operations resume on April 22
Planning to stay in the city during Holy Week? If yes, remember not to take the MRT as the rail line's management has announced its annual maintenance shutdown will take place over this period.According to an announcement made via the
For one day only
International Women's Day is tomorrow, and to celebrate the occasion, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and MRT-3 management have announced that all female passengers will be allowed to ride the rail line free of charge.Free entrance for women will
It takes effect on February 23 at 11pm
It's finally happening: The Tandang Sora flyover and intersection along Commonwealth Avenue will be closed beginning on Saturday, February 23, 2019, at 11pm, to give way to the flyover's demolition ahead of the planned MRT-7 construction in the area.
Do you take the MRT?
Ever find yourself missing the Metro Rail Transit's (MRT) last trip of the day? Hassle, right? Well, if the Department of Transportation (DOTr) approves the proposal to extend the MRT's operating hours, this might soon become a thing of the
Hopefully no one gets special treatment
Do you feel that local transportation officials aren't in tune with the plight of working-class Filipino commuters? If your answer to this question is yes, then you're going to love this.According to a report by ABS-CBN News,
Not yet, at least
It seems like just about every form of transportation has become more expensive this past year. Fuel prices are through the roof, bus fares have gone up, and the same goes for jeepneys and ride-shares, too. But what about the Metro
The agency is expecting few passengers
Planning to travel across the city by train during the holidays? If yes, you may want to plan ahead because the Department of Transportation (DOTr) has announced that the MRT-3 will implement shorter operating hours during the Yuletide season.In a
The move was immediately stopped by MMDA
More than 200 former Angkas riders 'invaded' several stations of the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) and offered free rides to passengers of the ailing mass transport system.However, the 'libreng sakay' was only short-lived after enforcers of the MMDA stopped the
A new provider will be sought
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has today served its final decision to terminate its contract with Busan Universal Railways (BURI) for the maintenance of MRT-3 and other services.The official decision cited BURI's inability to address issues raised in a
Which one is the fastest?
If you've ever watched the Top Gear UK TV show, then you'll know that our brand loves a challenge. No matter what mode of transport, Top Gear's charismatic hosts are always game to give it a try. Not ones
A result of the MRT-7 construction
As if the traffic in Metro Manila wasn't bad enough, motorists in Quezon City can expect the congestion on their roads to get a whole lot worse.As reported by GMA, the MRT-7 Project Traffic Management Task Force has advised
Don't let these punks get the best of you
Often times, the feeling of commuting in a packed train is described as akin to a being stuck inside a "can of sardines." What they don't tell you though is that some of your fellow sardines are in there with the
Hassle-free travel for the handicapped
Finally, it looks like the government has taken note of the plight of disabled commuters. The government has announced that PWD-friendly public buses are now plying routes as part of its point-to-point (P2P) bus service fleet.The special buses
Salient motoring-related points of SONA
So, President Benigno Aquino III just gave his sixth and final State of the Nation Address, and a good part of his three-hour speech was devoted to blaming other people tackled issues concerning motoring and transportation--from our MRT woes to
Shipment to take place on July 29
When the Department of Transportation and Communications recently announced a new and modern "tap-and-go" ticketing system for the LRT-2, people complained that the light-rail transit service needed more trains, not a high-tech ticketing process.The public will
Here are photos of the prototype car
If you're a regular commuter on the MRT-3, you must be tired of having to deal with constantly malfunctioning train cars, or even with the sheer lack of said train cars. Good news is on the way.The government has
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