MRT problem - updates

Rappler's latest stories on MRT problem


On last day of 2017, MRT3 unloads passengers due to glitch

Dec 31, 2017 - 12:02 PM

A 'signaling problem' disrupts MRT3 operations on the last morning of the year

FREQUENT BREAKDOWNS The railway system suffered 517 glitches from January 1 to December 26, 2017 – an average of 10 breakdowns a week. Photo from the Metrostar Express website

Malacañang promises ‘better MRT’ under Duterte

Nov 20, 2017 - 2:55 PM

In fixing the MRT3 mess, the government will show the same political will as President Rodrigo Duterte has shown in combating the country's drug problem, says Malacañang

MRT woes: How often do they happen?

Nov 20, 2017 - 7:38 AM

(UPDATED) The year 2017 saw over 500 MRT3 glitches and problems, more than what was recorded in 2016

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Jun 01, 2015 - 6:18 PM

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Brake glitch bugs MRT3 rush hour operation

Apr 30, 2015 - 7:22 AM

2nd UPDATE A glitch in the track brakes limits MRT3 operations to just the Shaw to Taft route and vice versa for around two hours

Out-going passengers struggle in a jam-packed train ride.

TIMELINE: MRT3 mishaps

Aug 13, 2014 - 6:57 PM

Since it began operations the MRT has been hounded by interruptions and accidents caused by various forms of technical glitches

‘TECHNICAL GLITCH.’ One and a half coaches of the MRT train breach the barrier of the Taft Station in Pasay City, injuring some of its passengers, on August 13, 2014. Photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler