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The Department of Transportation says the number of MRT3 train sets will be increased to 19 on Monday, June 1. But each train set will only be at 13% capacity due to physical distancing.
If rail replacement activities are completed in September 2020, the Department of Transportation says the current 30 km/h speed of the MRT3 could be gradually increased to 60 km/h by December 2020
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The Bicol Regional Training and Teaching Hospital in Legazpi City, Albay is transferring patients to other government and private hospitals
The movie's storyline takes place 4 years after the events first movie
(UPDATED) A railway police officer is killed and 122 passengers are hurt, 4 of them seriously. Five rail staff also suffer light injuries.
The actress says she isolated herself for 14 days because she felt 'stuck in this black hole'
MRT3 management says the limited entry to its stations is in preparation for social distancing to be enforced once the official guidelines are released
Catriona visits a weaving center and will be a guest judge for the Mutia ti La Union
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The Department of Finance hopes Citira will hurdle the Senate before Congress goes on break by March 14
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The passengers board the next train 5 minutes later
(UPDATED) Ilocos Sur Second District Representative Kristine Singson Meehan says the hospital in Candon, a satellite of the Ilocos Training and Regional Medical Center, will specialize in coronary diseases
From these, 3D visualizations of geographic features and buildings can be created, as well as how the affected areas looked like before the volcanic eruption
The final increase in excise tax under the TRAIN law can only be imposed on new stocks acquired in 2020, not on oil produced or imported in 2019
De La Salle Philippines and AF Payments device a way commuters to donate P5 with every tap using their Beep cards
The alleged 'suicide bomber' is only a man involved in a penetration test conducted by the Philippine National Police
Golpe de gulat is the Duterte administration's tool in telling the business elite that their time is up, that the future belongs to a new oligarchy
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Under the final tranche, excise tax for gasoline and kerosene will increase by P1 per liter, while diesel prices will go up by P1.50
The Department of Energy says oil companies may face large-scale estafa charges if they slap the TRAIN law's new taxes on old stocks in 2020
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The Light Rail Transit Line 1 will have a temporary passenger traffic scheme from January 4 to March 31, 2020. Here are details.
The new trains boost PNR's daily capacity from 60,000 to 73,500 passengers
The new diesel multiple unit motor cars will ply along the FTI-Tutuban and FTI-Malabon routes
Marian, one of Smile Train's celebrity ambassadors throws an early Christmas party for the kids of the Philippine Band of Mercy
On Wednesday, November 20, 11 am, join us as we discuss the global issue of improving access to safe and quality surgeries
(UPDATED) The MRT3 resumes normal operations by 6:06 pm
(UPDATED) Television footage shows flames pouring out of 3 carriages as people could be heard crying during the incident, in a rural area of central Punjab province
The LRT1 will also be serving passengers on December 25, 2019, and January 1, 2020
MRT3 Director Michael Capati says this is to 'give way to the full blast rail replacement activities' that would rid the MRT3 tracks of dilapidated rails
(UPDATED) 'At 12:16 pm today, a street vagrant jumped over and fell at the interstation of tracks of Buendia and Ayala,' says MRT3, prompting it to limit operations to just between North Avenue and Shaw Boulevard for over two hours
The 3-coach train will run from 8:30 pm to 10:30 pm beginning Tuesday, October 15, until November
Of the 109 city buses which committed to the augmentation initiative, only 69 have been fielded as of October 9
In the middle of the House hearing, the BFP relays confirmation that it will fast-track and release its investigation report on October 10
(UPDATED) The Light Rail Transit Line 2 can resume partial operations since safety checks and test runs are completed
'The PNP will see to it that the NPTI will produce only ideal police officers and men and specifically, those who have the moral fiber not to engage in illegal activities,' says PNP chief General Oscar Albayalde
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'
The senator floats the idea as a way to convince passengers to take the train instead of driving private vehicles
(3rd UPDATE) Because of 'several technical and safety concerns,' the Light Rail Transit Authority says there will still be no LRT2 train service .
A joint investigation by Sumitomo-Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, DOTr, and MRT management shows what caused the September 6 stoppage of the trains
(3rd UPDATE) MTR suspends subway services between two stations on the line. Intercity services to mainland Chinese cities including Guangzhou, Dongguan and Beijing are canceled for the day.
Netizens suggest possible solutions to the public transportation crisis as the MRT break downs for almost a full day
(UPDATED) The crash derails the train's front carriage and pins the truck to a wall
Light Rail Manila Corporation starts piling works at the planned Dr Santos Station in Parañaque City as September 2019 begins
The 'East Sea territory defence training' aims to solidify the South Korean military's resolve to defend the Dokdo islands and its surrounding areas
The military says soldiers would be 'engaging' students during information campaigns and lectures, not curtailing their academic freedom