It’s really starting to take shape
Here's some more good news from the government to start the decade: the Metro Rail Transit Line 7 (MRT-7) is now 50.69% complete. The Department of Transportation (DOTr) made the announcement only recently, which you can see via the
To protect public interest
Yesterday, the government announced that Metro Manila rail line stations have begun charging an extra P10 for the issuance of Beep cards.The hike brought the cost per card up to P30, and this doesn't even include a Beep card's
The 15.56km rail system will connect Quezon City, Rizal province
The Metro Rail Transit Line 4 (MRT-4), a rail transit system that will connect the eastern parts of Metro Manila with the province of Rizal, moves a step closer to construction after receiving approval from the Investment Coordination Committee-Cabinet Committee (
We hope this means that commuters will soon see better days
Anyone who rides the MRT daily understands the real pains of using this mode of transport, but here's something that could mean better days are coming for regular commuters in the metro: Yesterday, October 15, saw the deployment of the new
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
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