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PH manufacturing improves but traffic, port congestion limit productivity

PH manufacturing improves but traffic, port congestion limit productivity

Jan. 5 | Image by 350543 from Pixabay Operating conditions in the Philippine manufacturing sector recorded a modest improvement in December 2019, with demand growing further and exports increasing from November, but production growth has been slight, reaching...

Traffic rerouted for SEA Games

Traffic rerouted for SEA Games

Nov. 26 | Image by Clker-Free-Vector-Images from Pixabay The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is asking for motorists’ cooperation in the implementation of stop-and-go schemes and other traffic adjustments in Metro Manila as the Philippines hosts...

Who Adjusts?

Who Adjusts?

Oct. 26 | As I submitted my last column, the never-ending conversation surrounding traffic in Metro Manila flared up again.   As you’d expect. It is a never-ending conversation, one that has long-term implications. It’s been a problem for years. It’s...

Skyway management suspends window hours for Manila-bound trucks using SLEX, STAR Tollway

Skyway management suspends window hours for Manila-bound trucks using SLEX, STAR Tollway

Oct. 11 | The order implementing window hours for Manila-bound trucks from South Luzon that will traverse the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX) and Southern Tagalog Arterial Road (STAR) Tollway is on hold. The regulation was supposed to have been implemented starting...

MM infra projects to trim transport cost by nearly P1.4B daily by 2022

MM infra projects to trim transport cost by nearly P1.4B daily by 2022

Aug. 13 | Mid-morning traffic on Roxas Boulevard in Manila. Once transport projects worth P2.8 trillion in Metro Manila are completed, they will not only reduce traffic but will also cut transport cost from P3.5 billion per day in 2017 to P2.13 billion per day...

Metro Pacific arm gets P19B loan for construction of Cebu expressway

Metro Pacific arm gets P19B loan for construction of Cebu expressway

Jan. 6 | Cebu Cordova Link Expressway Corporation (CCLEC), an indirect subsidiary of Metro Pacific Investments Corporation (MPIC), has signed an omnibus loan and security agreement for a P19-billion loan facility with a 15-year term, to be used to fund the building...

Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge repair to worsen EDSA traffic, MMDA warns

Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge repair to worsen EDSA traffic, MMDA warns

Sep. 22 | The public should brace for heavier traffic in the Mandaluyong and Makati areas as the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) starts repairs on Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge. Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) general manager Jose Arturo...

Expect heavier traffic with rehab of key Manila bridges, flyover

Expect heavier traffic with rehab of key Manila bridges, flyover

Sep. 8 | The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is warning motorists and commuters of more than the usual traffic in areas affected by the rehabilitation of two major bridges and one flyover in Manila City. MMDA general manager Jose Arturo Garcia...

1.5 km more of Laguna Lake Highway opened to motorists

1.5 km more of Laguna Lake Highway opened to motorists

Mar. 14 | The Laguna Lake Highway project now has a total of 6 kilometers along its eastbound portion from ML Quezon Avenue to Napindan Bridge in Taguig City serviceable to the public, according to the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH). This after...

PH, Japan to seal contracts for 2 ground transport loans 

PH, Japan to seal contracts for 2 ground transport loans 

Jan. 21 | The Philippines is set to sign in the first quarter of 2018 the agreement on the first tranche of the Japanese funding for the Metro Manila Subway Project, along with the loan accord for the Plaridel Bypass Road in Bulacan, which will also be financed...