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Isko Moreno wants to suspend Baclaran-Divisoria jeepney route

Jul 23, 2019 - 10:33 AM

(3rd UPDATE) If the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board allows it, no jeepneys would be allowed to travel directly between the two high-traffic areas

TRAFFIC PETITION. Mayor Isko Moreno Domagoso says it is to stop trip-cutting by jeepney drivers. Rappler Screenshot

Lahat ba ng bus kailangang dumaan sa PITX?

Nov 13, 2018 - 8:14 AM

Pinag-utos ngayon ng Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board ang pagbabago sa ilang ruta ng mga bus

TERMINAL. Nag-test run ang DNS Transport sa Paranaque Integrated Terminal Exchange noong July 23. Retrato mula sa DNS Transport

Probe of buses refusing to book Nueva Vizcaya passengers sought

May 22, 2018 - 9:25 PM

Nueva Vizcaya Representative Luisa Lloren Cuaresma seeks the 'possible enactment of legislation that will impose more severe sanctions' against such bus companies

First direct Australia-Europe passenger service takes off

Mar 24, 2018 - 8:30 PM

The 17-hour Perth-London flight of Qantas is the first regular service to connect the two continents directly

Photos of Big Ben in London and Kings Park in Perth from Shutterstock

DOTr adding 22 point-to-point bus routes

Jan 11, 2018 - 7:10 PM

The new routes include Pasig (city proper)-Makati, Imus-Makati, Malolos-North EDSA, NAIA-Cubao, and more

FAST AND COMFORTABLE. The point-to-point buses promise faster travel time and a comfortable riding experience for bus commuters. File photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

LOOK: Map route for Metro Manila Film Festival's Parade of Stars 2017

Dec 15, 2017 - 2:48 PM

This year's Parade of Stars takes place in Muntinlupa City

The week in photos: September 30-October 6, 2017

Oct 07, 2017 - 1:54 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

SLUTWALK. Women's rights activists march against gender inequalities during what the organizers called 'the third annual Amber Rose SlutWalk' in downtown Los Angeles, California on October 1, 2017. Photo by Mark Ralston/AFP

AirAsia announces seat sale, 2 new routes

Sep 10, 2017 - 10:20 PM

The seat sale will be from September 11 to 17 while the airline will start flying from Manila to Iloilo in October and from Davao to Kuala Lumpur Malaysia in December

PAL to add 8 new domestic routes from Clark, Cebu

Jan 30, 2017 - 7:20 PM

There ll be 4 new routes from Clark and 4 new routes from Cebu linking the two directly to Palawan and Mindanao

Cebu Pacific to launch 2 new routes from Cagayan de Oro

Jan 23, 2017 - 6:25 PM

The Gokongwei led airline will be flying between Cagayan de Oro and Tagbilaran as well as between Cagayan de Oro and Bacolod starting March this year

NORTHERN MINDANAO. Both routes will beusing the new ATR 72-600 aircraft that is expected to arrive in early March. Rappler file photo

Lakers suffer historic rout at hands of Mavericks

Jan 23, 2017 - 12:19 PM

Lakers coach Luke Walton offers no excuses after a loss he describes as embarrassing

BIG BLOW. Coach Luke Walton of the Los Angeles Lakers is not happy during play in a historic blowout loss to the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center on January 22, 2017 in Dallas, Texas. Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, January 16, 2017

Jan 16, 2017 - 12:00 PM

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BATTLE VS FAKE NEWS. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg speaks at the so-called 'Facebook Innovation Hub' in Berlin, Germany on February 25, 2016. File photo by Kay Nietfeld/AFP

Soon: Shorter shipping route between PH, Indonesia

Jan 15, 2017 - 12:08 PM

The new route promises to cut journey time from the current 3 5 weeks to only 3 days

Image courtesy Department of Transportation

QC: Expect heavy traffic along Elliptical Road Sept 20-25

Sep 19, 2016 - 7:13 PM

ADVISORY: While the drainage improvement project in the area is ongoing the Quezon City Department of Public Order and Safety suggests alternate routes

Alternative routes for SONA day, July 25

Jul 22, 2016 - 4:07 PM

On top of the police s traffic management plan Quezon City will deploy over 411 traffic personnel who will assist motorists as early as 4 am on Monday

ERC approves NGCP's Visayas-Mindanao grid link study

Feb 15, 2016 - 8:00 PM

There is a need for the Visayas and Mindanao grids to immediately share power reserves says the NGCP

Emirates' Cebu-Dubai route to boost passenger traffic at Mactan Airport

Jan 06, 2016 - 4:30 PM

By March Emirates will connect travelers in and near Cebu and Clark Freeport in Pampanga to the Middle East Africa Europe and the Americas via Dubai

SECOND STRATEGIC DESTINATION. Emirates will launch a daily Dubai-Cebu-Clark circular service on March 30

PH hits 5 million foreign tourists in 2015

Dec 28, 2015 - 11:50 PM

As the country welcomes its 5 millionth visitor on December 21 the government is expecting a total of 5 2 to 5 3 million visitors by year end

San Francisco-Manila PAL flights to use NAIA-1

Dec 07, 2015 - 3:24 PM

Using NAIA 1 for this route until March 24 2016 will ease the effects of peak travel period PAL says

NEW TERMINAL. PAL's San Francisco-Manila flights arriving at NAIA 1 from Tuesday until Thursday, March 24, 2016 period are PR105 and PR115.

PH balance of payments books biggest deficit

Sep 18, 2015 - 5:17 PM

August s balance of payments at 450 million is the biggest since January 2014 when the country books a deficit of 4 48 billion

EXTERNAL FACTORS. The country’s BOP position in August reflects the decision of the People’s Bank of China to devalue the Chinese yuan on August 11 and the blood bath in the global stock market on August 24. File photo from Agence France-Presse

Roxas Boulevard closed for fun run on September 12

Sep 11, 2015 - 5:13 PM

The stretch of Roxas Boulevard northbound and southbound lanes from Katigbak to P Ocampo and from Vito Cruz to EDSA will be closed at 4 am

PAL expects profitable 2015 even as lean season sets in

Aug 27, 2015 - 5:55 PM

PAL also further clarifies its position on the PH UAE air talks

CHARTING A COURSE. PAL President Jaime Bautista (enter) leads the airline management's team in explaining PAL's plans for the rest of 2015. Photo by Chris Schnabel / Rappler

US 'Batman' killed after his Batmobile broke down

Aug 18, 2015 - 10:08 PM

Lenny Robinson who used to visit sick children in hospitals as Batman dies

BATMAN. Lenny Robinson, who visited children in hospitals dressed up as Batman, passes away. Photo by Fabienne Faur/AFP

Georgia accuses Russia of 'land grab' near breakaway region

Jul 14, 2015 - 9:21 PM

Georgia decries Moscow s creeping annexation of its territory after Russian border guards moved border markers further into Tbilisi controlled area leaving a portion of an international oil pipeline in territory under Russian control

‘CREEPING ANNEXATION.’ David Vanishvili, 80, talks to journalists as he stands behind a wire barricade erected by Russian and Ossetian troops along Georgia's de-facto border with its breakaway region of South Ossetia in the village of Khurvaleti on July 14, 2015. Photo by Vano Shlamov / AFP

Use tech to scale up CSR

Jul 03, 2015 - 11:24 AM

Groups in the Corporate Social Responsibility space should not think of technology as something that s isolated from what s happening in the world today says technopreneur Manny Ayala

Forgotten history? The polistas of the Galleon Trade

Jun 19, 2015 - 2:00 PM

More than just being a route to early economic and cultural exchanges the route also served as many indios’ path to death

Photo of Galleon Trade ships from Wikipedia

Cebu Pacific launches maiden flight to Doha

Jun 05, 2015 - 10:54 AM

The budget carrier becomes the first Philippine carrier to fly to Qatar’s capital

PAL adjusts Manila-London schedule for passenger convenience

Jun 01, 2015 - 6:32 PM

From an early morning departure the flag carrier now departs Manila to London every 1 pm 4 times a week

2014 PH air passenger volume up to 38.3M

May 28, 2015 - 8:55 PM

The air passenger traffic inches up by 1 6 on the back of aggressive route expansion of PAL and Cebu Pacific

President Benigno S. Aquino III personally inspects the operations and security set-up at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 1 in Pasay City on Wednesday (April 01, 2015). The President wanted to make sure that all security preparations were in place to ensure safe travel during the Holy Week. Photo by Gil Nartea Supera/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

PH, Japan military ties, LRT, India heat wave | 12PM wRap

May 26, 2015 - 12:00 PM

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PAL to fly to New Zealand

May 21, 2015 - 8:15 AM

The new route passing through Cairns in Australia will be PAL s first ever New Zealand service

Drug syndicates use social media for recruitment

May 01, 2015 - 10:41 AM

Members of these syndicates befriend vulnerable victims they meet via the Internet and even offer marriage proposals to seal the relationship

A New Zealand trip via PAL?

Apr 18, 2015 - 4:23 PM

The flag carrier eyes flying to Auckland as part of its international expansion bid

Turkish Airlines launches Istanbul-Manila flight

Mar 30, 2015 - 8:35 PM

UPDATED The direct route will fly thrice a week to Manila and is eyed to serve businessmen tourists and transit passengers

Cebu Pacific inaugurates Tokyo route

Mar 26, 2015 - 2:19 PM

Fares for the Cebu Narita route start at P7 388 with no fuel surcharges

PAL to take over Manila-Dubai route from PAL Express

Mar 23, 2015 - 1:46 PM

As part of its rationalization plan the legacy carrier is eyeing to fly the ‘underserved’ route starting April so PAL Express can focus on domestic routes

Alternate routes for Ayala Bridge closure

Mar 19, 2015 - 1:42 PM

Ayala Bridge is closed beginning Saturday March 21 to make way for rehabilitation work

Cebu Pacific to suspend Manila-Dammam route

Mar 09, 2015 - 3:32 PM

Poor load factor prompts the budget carrier to stop its second Saudi Arabia route barely 5 months since it started

Valentine launch: Pink jeepneys for women, kids, PWDs

Feb 13, 2015 - 6:46 PM

Fourteen pink jeepneys with drivers wearing pink uniforms will transport only women children and persons with disabilities during rush hours in the Guadalupe Pateros route

AH26: What does this road sign mean?

Nov 16, 2014 - 9:00 AM

You might have seen one along EDSA and along the Maharlika Highway What does AH26 mean?

AH26. A marker for the AH26 (Asian Highway-26) route can be seen along EDSA. Michael Bueza/Rappler

Malaysia Airlines to trim staff, routes, replace CEO in reform plan

Aug 29, 2014 - 4:48 PM

Khazanah Nasional hopes the measures will enable to save Malaysia Airlines from bankruptcy after two devastating disasters

Tearful Brazil skipper Luiz apologizes for defeat

Jul 09, 2014 - 8:52 AM

It s a very sad day but it s also a day from which to learn said Brazil s David Luiz

TOUGH LOSS. Brazil's David Luiz drops to his knees after his team suffers its worst loss in the World Cup. Photo by Pedro Ugarte/AFP

World Cup: Germany inflicts historic 7-1 rout on Brazil

Jul 09, 2014 - 6:29 AM

Germany hands Brazil its worst ever loss in World Cup history

TOP-SCORER. Miroslav Klose of Germany celebrates after a goal that made him the World Cup's all-time top-scorer with 16 goals overall. Photo by Fernando Bizerra Jr/EPA

Roadworks on España expected to worsen traffic in UST area

May 13, 2014 - 7:53 PM

The DPWH will be closing portions of España Boulevard from May 15 to July 13 to do concreting and drainage improvement work

BUS FREE. Despite a "modified" bus ban in Manila, buses were nowhere to be found along Espana Avenue early Monday morning. Photo by Rappler/Bea Cupin

Alternative routes as Skyway construction starts

Feb 17, 2014 - 3:45 PM

The construction of Skyway Stage 3 expected to cause heavy traffic in Metro Manila starts at 10 pm February 17 See other routes you can take

HEAVIER TRAFFIC. The construction of the Skyway Stage 3, which will connect the South Luzon Expressway and the North Luzon Expressway, begins Monday, February 17. Image courtesy of the MMDA

[Executive Edge] Fund raising through crowdfunding

Oct 19, 2013 - 12:48 PM

A successful crowdfunding campaign tailors message to 3 types of backers: project advocates patrons and walk ins shares Spark Project founder

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Greenpeace ship defies Russia by entering Arctic route

Aug 24, 2013 - 10:35 PM

Russian officials have said the ship owner was violating Russian law and the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea

IN PROTEST. Greenpeace 'Arctic Sunrise' entered the Northern Sea Route in protest to the plans by Russia's top oil firm Rosneft and its US partner ExxonMobil to drill near the Russian Arctic National Park. Photo by EPA/NICK COBBING/GREENPEACE

Cebu Pacific to fly Cebu-Taipei in July

Apr 03, 2013 - 12:50 PM

Taipei is the 7th international destination for the airline s Cebu hub

NEW DESTINATION. Cebu Pacific will launch its new Cebu-Taipei flights on July 5.

China's longest high-speed railway to open December 26

Dec 15, 2012 - 11:57 PM

The December opening means the 2 298 kilometre route with 35 stops including major cities Zhengzhou Wuhan and Changsha will be operational for China s Lunar New Year holiday period

Things to know for the Black Nazarene

Jan 08, 2012 - 11:40 PM