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LRT1 fare hike delayed as gov't seeks 'win-win solution'

Aug 08, 2016 - 5:40 PM

The transportation department says it will try to further postpone the fare hike which was supposed to have taken effect August 1

'WIN-WIN.' Transportation Spokesperson Cherie Mercado says the department to talk with the LRT1 operator to come up with a win-win solution. Photo by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

Robredo eyes private partnership to address housing backlog

Jul 12, 2016 - 8:27 PM

The Vice President who is also the new housing chief says this will allow families to afford houses while private firms also earn

INCLUSIVE GROWTH. Vice President Leni Robredo attends the BusinessWorld Economic Forum at the Shangri-La at The Fort, Manila. Photo courtesy of the Office of the Vice President

No LRT1 fare hike under Aquino's watch – Abaya

Aug 06, 2015 - 5:28 PM

Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya says his successor will determine whether or not to implement a fare hike

NO HIKE. The government will compensate Light Rail Manila Consortium for the remaining rail tariff committed to the consortium, Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya says

18 PPP projects worth P602B for rollout before June 2015

Aug 05, 2014 - 7:32 PM

Two of the biggest PPP projects to be launched are the P265 billion North South commuter rail and the P132 billion mass transit loop

TO BID. The largest PPP project under the current administration, the Laguna Lakeshore Expressway Dike project will be open for bidding before 2014 ends, President Aquino says in his 5th SONA, Monday, July 28. Map from dpwh.gov.ph

Aquino: More PPP projects awarded than past 3 admins

Jul 28, 2014 - 9:07 PM

President Aquino says they ve awarded more PPP projects than the past 3 administrations

TO BID. The largest PPP project under the current administration, the Laguna Lakeshore Expressway Dike project will be open for bidding before 2014 ends, President Aquino says in his 5th SONA, Monday, July 28. Map from dpwh.gov.ph

6 firms vie for P65-B LRT-1 Cavite extension project

Jan 11, 2014 - 1:49 AM

Six groups are scheduled to meet with the DOTC s bids and awards committee to discuss project terms after a first bidding failed in August

INTERESTED. More firms expressed interest in the P65 billion LRT 1 Extension deal.Photo courtesy of the PPP Center

Traffic and infrastructure delays cost the Philippines

Sep 26, 2012 - 10:07 PM

A study by the National Center for Transportation Studies says the economic cost of traffic in Metro Manila alone is P137 5 billion

TRAFFIC. The Philippines is losing money because of heavy traffic in Metro Manila. Photo by Rappler/Charles Salazar