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Too many things going on at the same time
Here's where we are so far in the implementation of the Child Safety in Motor Vehicles Act: By operation of the law, Republic Act No. 11229 already took effect on February 2, 2021, but the Department of Transportation (DOTr) has stressed
This could be a game changer
It's official: Skyway Stage 3 is open and operational. Just two years ago, this game-changing infrastructure project-which aims to alleviate 50% of EDSA traffic by extending the elevated tollway in Buendia all the way to Balintawak-was barely there.
The agency is still studying the rates
We're now in the second month of 2021, but it appears we still have no official word on how much the toll fees for Skyway Stage 3 will be. Well, it looks like we might have to wait a bit longer
The project should be completed within 24 months
It's all coming together now: The major tollways connecting the northern and southern parts of Metro Manila are really starting to take shape as San Miguel Corporation kicks off work on the 1.2km road that will link its recently completed
Starting next month
Poor road visibility is the last thing any motorist wants to encounter when driving at expressway speeds. We aren't just referring to the effects of fog and torrential rain, either, as anyone who uses our local expressways on the regular will
The company has waived P156 million in toll fees so far
San Miguel Corporation (SMC) is really making it a point to give back to our medical frontliners.The company previously said that the toll-free passage for frontliners along all SMC-operated expressways would be extended indefinitely. Now, it has announced that
More lanes have finally been added
If you've ever driven to Subic, chances are you've encountered slow-moving trucks and the long line of traffic usually trailing them on the Subic Freeport Expressway (SFEX).At most expressways, sluggish trucks aren't really a problem as a
All seven lanes and seven ramps may now be used by the public
This is it, ladies and gents. At long last, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and San Miguel Corporation (SMC) have officially opened Skyway Stage 3. We know a lot of you have been waiting a while for this to
Exciting times ahead
The Skyway Stage 3 project may be nearing completion, but it doesn't look like San Miguel Corporation (SMC) will be slowing down anytime soon. The company is now setting its sights on completing the Pasig River Expressway (PAREX)."We will continue
Heads up
In case you've been living under a rock the past few weeks, the Skyway Stage 3 project has been completed. The massive new piece of infrastructure has been open to motorists for a few weeks now but has yet to undergo
The RFID saga continues
The entire RFID mess was clearly one of the country's biggest motoring issues in 2020. It feels like it's been one blunder after the other during this transition to 100% cashless transactions on all expressways.For months, motorists and tollway
Take note
Skyway Stage 3 has been partially open since late last month, but the official opening on January 14 is right around the corner. In preparation for the event, management has announced some temporary closures to add some finishing touches to the elevated
Have you tried it out yet?
A massive warehouse fire, delays brought on by COVID-19, and a tragic crane accident-the past year has been a pretty rough one for the Skyway Stage 3 Project. Still, none of these setbacks kept the massive new piece of infrastructure
At long last
Skyway Stage 3 has been one of the hallmark projects of our country's current infrastructure push. Expected to drastically cut travel time from the north to south once completed, the new stretch of elevated expressway is being pegged by proponents as
Check out the schedule
Good news for motorists who'll have to head out of town during the 2020 holidays: The Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation (MPTC) has announced it will not be collecting toll fees at its expressways for the 2020 holidays.The expressways under the
The tollway operator has waived a total of over P138 million since March
At the onset of this pandemic, San Miguel Corporation (SMC) officially waived toll fees for all frontliners passing through SMC-operated expressways. The company now shares that to date, it has already waived a total of over P138 million in toll collections.
It’s going to take a while
Our country's shift to 100% cashless tollways is going anything but smoothly. We think the past few weeks have made this very, very apparent. A lot of kinks in the policy's implementation still need to be sorted out, and it
Uh-oh
Malacañang isn't happy with how the shift to cashless expressways is turning out so far.In a press conference held earlier today, December 17, presidential spokesperson Harry Roque relayed president Rodrigo Duterte's threat to sack officials of the Toll
42 have been opened in the past two weeks
The San Miguel Corporation (SMC) is cranking up RFID operations leading up to 2021. Just over the past two weeks, the company has opened 42 new installation stations in addition to the 53 it had as of November 2020.The current total
The two parties finally come to an agreement
The Valenzuela City local government and NLEX Corporation have finally come to an agreement regarding the latter's RFID woes and suspended business permit in the city.Earlier today, Valenzuela City announced that North Luzon Expressway (NLEX) tollbooth barriers within its jurisdiction
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