Articles about MRT

We hope this means that commuters will soon see better days
One senator thinks so
The EDSA traffic saga continues, and ideas continue to pop up left and right like mushrooms.The latest pitch in this discussion comes from Senator Grace Poe. According to a report by Inquirer, the senator mentioned during a Senate hearing the idea
“We need to find ways to decongest Metro Manila immediately”
The traffic in Metro Manila is awful, and it seems as if new solutions to change that are being proposed almost every day. A lot of these ideas revolve around regulating the use of private cars. For one senator, though, the immediate
Sad ones, to be honest
Anyone who has ever needed to ride the MRT at least once in their lives-especially during rush hour-knows how much of an ordeal it is to use this mode of transport. That's just the tip of the iceberg, though-
Do you still take this rail line?
The MRT-3 has seen much better days-not just logistically, but financially as well. According to the Department of Transportation (DOTr), the rail line's lower revenues in 2018 has mostly to do with poor maintenance during the years prior."Revenues
The DOTr says new rails are set to be installed later this year
Only those who ride the Metro Rail Transit-3 (MRT-3) daily truly understand how unbearable it is at times. It's not just the lack of proper air-conditioning that makes it so, but also the occasional breakdowns that leave everyone
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
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