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The Office of the Ombudsman is scolded for not being able to provide evidence of alleged overpayment to the LRT maintenance contractor
The Light Rail Transit Line 1 will have a temporary passenger traffic scheme from January 4 to March 31, 2020. Here are details.
'Schedule of free rides in the morning will resume once the full operation of the LRT2 system is restored,' the Light Rail Transit Line 2 announces
The Light Rail Transit Authority has yet to determine the replacement parts needed to be purchased
(UPDATED) The Light Rail Transit Line 2 can resume partial operations since safety checks and test runs are completed
Safety checks for the Light Rail Transit Line 2 are not yet done
(UPDATED) The Light Rail Transit Authority says the needed repairs on the damaged substations require 'a highly technical intervention'
(3rd UPDATE) Because of 'several technical and safety concerns,' the Light Rail Transit Authority says there will still be no LRT2 train service .
(UPDATED) Students need only to show their school IDs to get free rides during specific hours on weekdays, except holidays
(3rd UPDATE) The Light Rail Transit Line 2 is investigating the unprecedented train collision
(UPDATED) The Light Rail Transit Authority says it is investigating the collision
(UPDATED) All passengers are evacuated from train stations as operations are halted due to the earthquake on Monday, April 22
The Commission on Audit demands the documents from the Light Rail Transit Authority (LRTA), which passes the buck to the Department of Transportation (DOTr)
The P397-million housing project for informal settlers who will be affected by the LRT-1 Cavite Extension project was awarded without first conducting a feasibility study, says the Commission on Audit
(UPDATED) The PNR, MRT3, and LRT Lines 1 and 2 will give free rides on Independence Day during select times. Certain P2P bus routes will also be free.
The Light Rail Transit Authority says it will go for a quicker solution first, pending the replacement of the air-conditioning units by 2019
(UPDATED) If approved, the fare hike will be rolled out by August 2018, says LRT1 operator Light Rail Manila Corporation
Commuters can already use the newly designed P1, P5, and P10 coins at ticket vending machines of the MRT3, LRT1, and LRT2
Part of the consortium's proposal is a transit system or 'people mover' that would connect the Ninoy Aquino International Airport to the planned Metro Manila Subway and existing Light Rail Transit Line 1
Private contractor DMCI Holdings, Incorporated will begin on Sunday, February 25, its construction of the coping beam at the LRT2 Emerald Station in Cainta, Rizal
LRT1 operator Light Rail Manila Corporation also says there will be no fare hike surprises as the train system is upgraded and expanded
During the presidential spokesman's train ride covered by media, one passenger is overheard wondering, 'Bakit pa kailangan dito magpa-presscon?'
The Light Rail Transit Authority says long queues remain the norm during rush hour
Policemen are now entitled to free rides in any LRT-2 station as long as they are in complete uniform and present their identification cards
A source privy to the matter says Primitivo Cal is set to replace Singson as the president and chief executive officer of Light Rail Manila
The coveted project has seen 3 transportation secretaries come and go. Finally, the construction will start on September 29.
A new owner and operator for Metro Rail Transit Line 3 MRT3 is in the books of the Philippine government This is to give the railway proper upgrade and maintenance
The group hopes to operate maintain and rehabilitate the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 for 32 years Will its unsolicited proposal be approved?
Light Rail Manila Corporation suggests that the government subsidize the pending fare hike stipulated in the concession agreement
Light Rail Manila Corporation will be able to increase trips to 554 from the current 498 daily
Set to be completed in August 2018 the two additional stations are designed to accommodate 80 000 more passengers daily during the first 5 years of operations
Light Rail Transit Line 1 LRT1 operator Light Rail Manila Corporation LRMC targets to finish the Cavite Extension project by 2021
LRT 1 and 2 MRT 3 and PNR will undergo maintenance works from Maundy Thursday to Easter Sunday
A visibly peeved Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez tells DOTr officials they must pay for the penalties out of their own pockets should they fail to complete the common station by 2019
But the Senate committee wants someone to be held liable for the P200 million naming rights contract of SM Prime which caused the almost 8 year delay of the project
Rarely seen together the country s top businessmen come to agree on the final location of the Metro Rail Transit MRT Light Rail Transit LRT Common Station project
It is a P2 8 billion 13 700 square meter project that will connect the LRT1 MRT3 and MRT7
One of the favorite generals of former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo Reynaldo Berroya is back in harness
Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade says the signing of the compromise agreement on the common station is expected before 2016 ends
2nd UPDATE Here s a list of operating hours of public train systems in December
The free rides will be available on all weekends and holidays from December 3 2016 to January 8 2017 in all LRT1 stations
Systra Philippines – a member of France based rail expert Systra Group – is providing technical assistance for A Brown s consortium
Despite dismay over traffic Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez still praises President Rodrigo Duterte for his overall performance during his first 100 days in office
A memorandum of understanding is set to be signed on Wednesday September 28
The transportation department says it will try to further postpone the fare hike which was supposed to have taken effect August 1
If the test run will show an interest from the public then we would be pleased to do a more detailed study to make it permanent the chief of Light Rail Manila says
UPDATED Viral videos show the ordeal of passengers as a doorless LRT1 train car moves from station to station LRT management apologizes to the passengers
UPDATED The mass transit line was on limited operation on Tuesday morning March 8 stranding hundreds of passengers for about 3 hours
The postponement is due to the prospective bidders request for an extension the transportation department says