Sri Lanka will deploy troops to help police control worsening traffic congestion in the capital, the army said Monday.
The traffic situation on EDSA will be reduced by “20 to 30 percent” in the second half of 2020, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) said.
President Rodrigo Duterte has asked Congress to ratify the proposed P4.1-trillion national budget for 2020 by December so he can sign it into law before the year ends.
President Rodrigo Duterte is not keen on suspending classes in Metro Manila for the duration of the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games to ease traffic congestion.
The Land Transportation Office (LTO) will conduct “one-time bigtime” joint operations against overloading and other traffic violations nationwide on Friday.
House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano said he will no longer prioritize the passage of the proposed traffic emergency powers for President Rodrigo Duterte.
The House leadership said it will no longer pursue the proposed emergency powers for President Rodrigo Duterte to finally resolve the traffic mess in the country.
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) on Tuesday said around 1,000 public utility bus (PUB) drivers may soon have their driver’s licenses suspended following their excessive and repeated violation of traffic laws.
House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano has defended the administration's inability to solve the traffic mess in Metro Manila, saying it's a sign of economic growth.
Solving traffic woes on Edsa won’t be possible under President Rodrigo Duterte’s watch, Malacañang said.
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Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo accepted the challenge to take public transport to work. It took him nearly 4 hours to get to Malacañang.
Senator Joel Villanueva has urged employers and labor regulators to consider telecommuting as an alternative method of working due to the "transportation crisis" affecting thousands of commuters in Metro Manila.
The MMDA or the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority is hiring. The agency needs 300 new traffic enforcers.
Department of Transportation (DOTr) still has no master plan to solve traffic - Senator Grace Poe.
Department of Transportation (DOTr) Undersecretary for Road and Transport Infrastructure Mark Richmund de Leon revealed that Secretary Art Tugade was no longer pushing for emergency powers to unclog EDSA's hellish traffic.
Malacañang is in favor of a proposal to build an elevated expressway along EDSA to lessen traffic.
Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III and Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto have thumbed down Caloocan City Rep. Edgar Erice’s proposal to ban private vehicles along EDSA during the morning and evening rush hours.
Senator Grace Poe believes a new person should head the Department of Transportation (DOTr) because Secretary Arthur Tugade has failed to solve the transport problems affecting Metro Manila.
Walang forever: Arthur Tugade appeals anew for Resident Rodrigo Duterte’s emergency powers to curb traffic .
President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday called Senator Grace Poe “atribida” for saying that granting him emergency powers to solve traffic would trigger corruption.
A Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) official on Thursday said emergency powers may ease the traffic situation in Metro Manila through faster processes and enforcement.