traffic crisis - updates

Rappler's latest stories on traffic crisis


[OPINION] Our undeniable transportation crisis

Oct 17, 2019 - 2:20 PM

'Heroic' commuters are prone to imagining moving abroad, where there is higher quality of life, and you can't blame them

Netizens dare officials: Dengvaxia shot for Persida, rice planting for Cynthia

Oct 11, 2019 - 5:47 PM

After Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo's commute stunt, netizens dare other officials to put their money where their mouth is

[OPINION] Our commute is eating up our human rights, and we’re too tired to care

Oct 11, 2019 - 3:10 PM

'As taxpayers and as hardworking, productive members of the society, we should demand accountability from the government.... We should call out those who downplay our exhaustion.'

[OPINION] No, Mr Panelo, there is a traffic crisis and denying it won’t help

Oct 10, 2019 - 9:38 AM

'Your remark is insensitive and exemplifies what we already know about this administration: that you rarely really care about the poor, and that you coddle the rich.'

House panel approves bill on emergency powers vs traffic

Jan 18, 2017 - 3:30 PM

Under HB 4334 the DOTr secretary would hold the emergency powers to address traffic in Metro Manila Metro Cebu and Davao City for 3 years

TRAFFIC WOES. Will HB 4334 finally be the answer to the perennial traffic problem in the country? Photo by Jay Directo/AFP

Emergency powers bill vs NCR, Metro Cebu traffic advances in Senate

Dec 14, 2016 - 6:27 PM

The bill covers land air and sea traffic as well as provinces near Metro Manila

CJ refutes claim courts issuing 'too many' TROs vs govt projects

Aug 25, 2016 - 3:55 PM

There is no basis to the myth Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno says referring to the claim that TROs derail government infrastructure projects

NOT TRUE. CJ Sereno says courts have not been standing in the way of government infrastructure projects.

Duterte emergency powers should cover flooding – Recto

Aug 13, 2016 - 9:30 PM

Existing roads must be made flood proof too Senate Minority Leader Ralph Recto says as the President seeks emergency powers to solve the traffic crisis

FLOODED METROPOLIS. People push a jeepny out of a flooded street in Manila on August 13, 2016. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Drilon files bill for Duterte's emergency powers to fix traffic

Jul 01, 2016 - 4:39 PM

If passed into law the bill would give President Rodrigo Duterte emergency powers for two years

SOLVING TRAFFIC. Senate President Franklin Drilon wants to give emergency powers to President Rodrigo Duterte to solve traffic in Metro Manila.

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Jun 22, 2016 - 8:08 PM

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Jun 22, 2016 - 12:10 PM

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Jun 20, 2016 - 7:24 PM

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Duterte eyes emergency powers vs traffic 'crisis'

Jun 20, 2016 - 3:20 PM

Incoming Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade says Kung nabababoy na ang kabuhayan natin at di ito krisis ano ang krisis?