Tugade leads groundbreaking for PNR Clark Phase 1 in Bulacan

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 09:54:46 +0000

Tugade leads groundbreaking for PNR Clark Phase 1 in Bulacan

Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade on Friday led the groundbreaking ceremony for the phase 1 (Malolos-Tutuban) of the 147-kilometer North-South Commuter Railway Extension Project here.

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Solons push for pilot test for motorcycles-for-hire

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 21:02:06 +0000

Lawmakers asked the Department of Transportation (DOTr) on Monday to implement a pilot test for motorcycles-for-hire as the possibility of passing a bill that would allow these to operate as public utility vehicles (PUVs) before Congress adjourns in June grew slimmer.

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Policemen, soldiers get 20 percent fare discount on buses

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 04:29:21 +0000

Policemen, soldiers get 20 percent fare discount on buses

MANILA, Philippines — A memorandum of agreement has been signed between the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) and other government agencies, giving police personnel a 20 percent discount on passenger buses. Under the memorandum signed Monday, active members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), Philippine National Police (PNP), and the Philippine […]

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NAIA officials tell Senate probers they didn’t assist stranded passengers

NAIA officials tell Senate probers they didn’t assist stranded passengers

Despite having P15 billion at its disposal, the Manila airport authority admitted Wednesday that it did not provide food, water or accommodation to passengers who were stranded at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) after a Xiamen Air Boeing had skidded off the runway.

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Tugade, Monreal asked to resign for ’embarrassment’ at NAIA

TRANSPORTATION Secretary Arthur Tugade and General Manager Ed Monreal should quit their posts over the “international embarrassment” at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) caused by an accident on its main runway last week. Rep. Winston Castelo of Quezon City, chairman of the Committee on Metro Manila Development at the House of Representatives, said that […]

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Tugade blames unruly passengers for MRT offloading incidents

Tugade blames unruly passengers for MRT offloading incidents

While boasting of government’s efforts to address the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) problems, Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade has blamed unruly passengers for causing interruption in MRT train operations. In an interview posted by the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) in its Facebook page Tuesday night, Tugade said commuters who deliberately force doors to open and lean on it are those who cause offloading from trains.

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Tugade signs order giving LTFRB authority to regulate ride-hailing firms

Transport Secretary Arthur Tugade has signed an order allowing the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) to regulate transport network vehicle services (TNVs) and transport network companies (TNCs).

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