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'It doesn't have to be this way. I'm sure we can all agree on a set of clear, systematic, and non-redundant guidelines. We owe it to our kababayans,' says Ako Bicol Representative Elizaldy Co
Despite earlier commitments, the Philippine Southeast Asian Games Organizing Committee will no longer be providing free rides to opening ceremony spectators
The P2P bus transport hub at the Iloilo Business Park will have two terminals. Here's what travelers can expect.
Sagot ba talaga ang provincial bus ban sa problema sa trapiko?
Is the provincial bus ban really the answer to the metropolis' traffic woes?
The High Court consolidates 3 petitions against the EDSA provincial bus ban
Is the provincial bus ban another band-aid solution to traffic? Filipinos online weigh in.
Transport economist Jedd Ugay says that if MMDA wants to reduce traffic congestion, the effect of the provincial bus ban is the 'total opposite'
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority stands firm on its policy closing provincial bus terminals along EDSA, pending the Supreme Court decision on petitions filed against it
Albay Representative Joey Salceda, like AKO-Bicol before him, argues with the Supreme Court that the MMDA has no police or legislative power to implement this regulation
But provincial buses are still not allowed to load and unload passengers along EDSA
Within the next few decades, Santiago's entire public transport system will become electric
The new routes to NAIA will have 4 stops: two in Muntinlupa and 2 in Sta Rosa, Laguna
This would mean faster travel time for passengers, according to the Department of Transportation
The Metro Manila Council and MMDA enforced new traffic policies regulating provincial buses and driver-only cars in EDSA. Are these working?
The bus carrying 80 people was returning from the Hindu temple of Kondagattu Anjaneya Swamy in the hilly southern state of Telangana when it skids off the road
A premium point-to-point bus route from Araneta Center in Cubao, Quezon City to Ninoy Aquino International Airport is now operational, only for P100
The higher fines for illegal parking and buses going out of the yellow lane are still subject to changes
All buses – city or provincial – will be exempted from the number coding scheme if participation in the driver-only car ban reaches at least 50%
Provincial buses will not be allowed to ply EDSA on weekdays from 7 am to 10 am, and from 6 pm to 9 pm
The ban only applies to regular provincial buses, says the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority
The Court of Appeals denies a motion for reconsideration that sought to reverse the order mandating the installation of GPS devices in all public utility buses
(UPDATED) The ban is from 7 am to 10 am, and from 6 pm to 9 pm on weekdays, starting August 1
'2018 marks the first year of commercialisation for autonomous driving. From the mass production of Apolong, we can truly see that autonomous driving is making great strides – taking the industry from zero to one,' says CEO Robin Li
Prototypes of environment-friendly vehicles with safety features are showcased at an expo for the PUV modernization program
The new routes include Pasig (city proper)-Makati, Imus-Makati, Malolos-North EDSA, NAIA-Cubao, and more
Lima police chief Victor Rucoba says there are no more bodies to recover, and that the focus now shifts to investigating the accident and determining its causes
Here's a list of buses and their routes that have been equipped with PLDT Smart Biz LTE that connects 45 mobile devices at speeds of up to 42Mbps.
PLDT says this will help bus operators comply with the government's plans to modernize the country's transport system
The Department of Transportation signs a memorandum of understanding with the Development Bank of the Philippines to provide loans to PUV cooperatives for the purchase of new vehicles
The Department of Transportation plans to phase out old PUVs make changes in the franchising system update routes and provide training for drivers
From only 3 routes in end 2015 the P2P service has since expanded its routes But for its continued success standards for operators must be maintained
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Point to point buses are set to resume regular operations on Tuesday January 10
LTFRB asks for the understanding of users of the bus service and assures them that it will be restored once Froelich complies with the requirements
UPDATED On Saturday January 7 P2P Premium Bus System says it will be giving free rides from January 8 to 9 before resuming regular operations on January 10
Albay 2nd District Representative Joey Salceda also says the game Pokemon Go poses a higher threat of aggravating Metro Manila traffic than provincial buses
The court upholds the constitutionality of two government orders mandating the phaseout of 15 year old buses citing public safety
Under Senate Bill 2999 speed limiters will be set at a maximum of 60 km h for buses plying EDSA and a maximum of 80 km h for buses plying expressways
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority says the directive was issued to harmonize the traffic schemes currently being implemented on EDSA
Night trip buses tend to be filled with very interesting characters
Around 55 city buses will ply from Roxas Boulevard to Circulo del Mundo in Pasay City
The government says taxi operators should improve and modernize their services rather than fight regulations
The rules will guide companies that want to operate under the 4 new transport categories: Transportation Network Vehicle Service TNVS Premium Taxi Airport Bus and Bus Rapid Transit
UPDATED The new transport categories are meant to ease traffic congestion not kill the taxi industry DOTC says
Transportation officials extend the pilot run of the Express Connect service to see if passengers will patronize it
Cagayan de Oro is one of the 10 cities that will pilot the implementation of the senior high school program in June 2015 a year ahead of other public schools in the country
No trips will resume until the Philippine Coast Guard says so Those who do not comply will be depth with severely says the LTFRB