Articles about Metro Manila Traffic

Ascent Urban Air Mobility currently services eight locations
We're all probably sick and tired of the horrible Metro Manila traffic situation, which seems to worsen by the day. If you're desperate and wealthy (and gutsy) enough, there's a traffic-beating alternative mode of transport you could look
Was it smooth sailing on the road?
Today marks what could end up being a historic day in our country's story. It is, of course, election day, a time when Filipinos across the country and the globe can stand up and have their voices heard at the ballots.
Pasig City’s bike-sharing facility has eight stations located across Ortigas CBD
There have been proposals to solve the crippling traffic situation in Metro Manila, from building a subway system to banning "driver-only" cars on EDSA. Some think turning motorcycles into a legal mode of public transportation can help alleviate the endless gridlock,
Expect it to take effect soon
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is serious about fixing our traffic problem by lessening the number of cars on the road.Major thoroughfares under the jurisdiction of the MMDA no longer have number-coding window hours under the expanded Unified Vehicular
It’s happening this Thursday, February 21
The homecoming parade for Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray will happen on Thursday, February 21. Here are the details from the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA)."The parade will kick off at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila at 2pm and pass through streets
Never be busted for coding again
During the Google for Philippines event held today, February 13, it was announced that the Google Maps app will be rolling out a very helpful tool that all motorists living in Metro Manila will appreciate. The Number Coding option will be made
We hope these work
The Christmas season is upon us, which means traffic is only going to get worse from this point. Recognizing this, the House Committee on Metro Manila Development has assessed the Inter-Agency Council on Traffic's (I-ACT) plan of attack to
From November 20 to 21
Tomorrow, November 20, Chinese President Xi Jinping will arrive in the country for a two-day state visit upon the invitation of President Rodrigo Duterte. And as is always the case whenever our country plays host to international events and state visits,
We can’t wait until 2020
A small portion of the new Skyway Stage 3 was recently opened to the public, and we were able to try it out. It's about a kilometer-long stretch northbound from just before the intersection of Gil Puyat Avenue all the
The motorbike is an urban dweller’s friend
Commuters today endure hours on the road, daily. I consider myself lucky since I live just 2km from where I work. If I had to go anywhere across town, it would mean sitting in my car for at least an hour over
It was a chance to sample some Manila-comfy seats by Atoy Customs
The stories we make about Atoy Customs' Manila-proof vans are a huge hit among our readers. So, as a special treat during PIMS 2018, Atoy brought his trademark seats to the Top Gear PH booth so that we could experience them
Courtesy of Japan
The future is electric, and it seems that our government is aware of the need for more sustainable transport in the future.Today, the Department of Energy and the Japanese Embassy of the Philippines will present four electric vehicles to the Office
The people have spoken, apparently
The closure of the Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge in Rockwell has been postponed to January, 2019. The bridge is officially open again. According to a letter forwarded to us by the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA), public clamor is the reason why. Here&#
*shrugs*
What was supposed to last almost three years didn't even make it to three days. CNN Philippines reports that the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has reopened the Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge that runs between Mandaluyong and the Rockwell
It's still going to happen soon, though
In a recent report published by www.entrepreneur.com.ph, it was announced that the Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge, also known as the Rockwell Bridge, which connects Estrella Street in Rockwell, Makati to Barangka Drive in Mandaluyong, will be closed to traffic this
Don't enter a one-way street by mistake
Bonifacio Global City (BGC) is finally implementing its one-way traffic scheme today, so don't be caught off guard. I drive my wife to her workplace at Eco Tower (32nd Street corner 9th Avenue) every morning, and it's
Get ready for road closures, rerouting, and heavy traffic
If you've just gotten back from inching your way through gridlock for several hours, you might want to grab a drink, sit down, and rest your sore limbs before reading on.Ready? Here goes: The Department of Public Works and
The bill has just passed its third reading
Our work weeks may soon get shorter, but will it help ease traffic? A report by CNN Philippines reveals that the House of Representatives has just approved on the third and final reading House Bill 6152, which allows employees to have a
Plus a word on ride-hailing vehicles
As every motorist in Metro Manila should know by now, the dry run of MMDA Regulation No. 18-005, i.e. the ban on non-HOVs (high occupancy vehicles) on EDSA, starts today. Here are the broad strokes: The ban on driver-
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