Marina opens 19 RoRo Missionary Routes

Reference: Philippines. Department of Transportation (DOTr). (2019, January 05). Marina opens 19 RoRo Missionary Routes. Retrieved November 11, 2019 from https://www.dotr.gov.ph/55-dotrnews/741-marina-opens-19-roro-missionary-routes.html MARINA OPENS 19 RORO MISSIONARY ROUTES MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA), an attached agency of the Department of Transportation (DOTr), has opened 19 new Roll-on / Roll-off (RoRo) missionary routes to … Continue reading

Poe, Tugade trade barbs after heated Senate hearing | Inquirer News

Reference: Camus, M. R. / Philippine Daily Inquirer. (2019, September 13). Poe, Tugade trade barbs after heated Senate hearing. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 13, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1164075/poe-tugade-trade-barbs-after-heated-senate-hearing Poe, Tugade trade barbs after heated Senate hearing Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:06 AM September 13, 2019 MANILA, Philippines–The tension between Transport Secretary Arthur Tugade and Sen. Grace Poe, … Continue reading

Electric vehicle industry charts next dev’t steps | BusinessWorld

Reference: Saulon, V. V. (2019, July 18). Electric vehicle industry charts next dev’t steps. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/electric-vehicle-industry-charts-next-devt-steps/ Electric vehicle industry charts next dev’t steps July 18, 2019 | 12:30 am Infrastructure like widely distributed electric car charging stations — such as this one in London — are needed for increased use of … Continue reading

Gov’t drafting executive order to address high shipping costs | BusinessWorld

Reference: Mina, K. T. (2019, July 16). Gov’t drafting executive order to address high shipping costs. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/govt-drafting-executive-order-to-address-high-shipping-costs/ Gov’t drafting executive order to address high shipping costs July 15, 2019 | 10:44 pm THE government is drafting an executive order (EO) for the Palace addressing high shipping costs, Trade Secretary Ramon … Continue reading

20 percent student fare discount now permanent | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. & Vigilia, W. (2019, July 16). 20 percent student fare discount now permanent. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/20-percent-student-fare-discount-now-permanent 20 percent student fare discount now permanent BY VINCE NONATO and WENDELL VIGILLA – July 16, 2019 MALACAÑANG has institutionalized the 20 percent student fare discount for public transportation and expanded … Continue reading

Poe: MRT-3 condition getting worse | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. (2019, July 08). Poe: MRT-3 condition getting worse. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/poe-mrt-3-condition-getting-worse Poe: MRT-3 condition getting worse BY VINCE NONATO – July 05, 2019 SEN. Grace Poe yesterday called on government to give commuters “a ride that is safe, convenient and comfortable” as she complained about what she … Continue reading

All-purpose LP cash cow | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: TDT. (2019, July 06). All-purpose LP cash cow. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/06/all-purpose-lp-cash-cow/ All-purpose LP cash cow By TDT – July 6, 2019 12:05 AM Sen. Grace Poe should be barking up the wrong tree when she pounded on the Department of Transportation (DoTr) for the degraded … Continue reading

Airport refit hastens rehab | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: TDT. (2019, July 07). Airport refit hastens rehab. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/07/airport-refit-hastens-rehab/ Airport refit hastens rehab By TDT – July 7, 2019 12:04 AM Key VIsayan gateway President Rodrigo Duterte leads the unveiling of the Ormoc City Airport’s marker during its inauguration with (from left) Senator Christopher … Continue reading

Party-list seeks Congress’ relief vs. provincial bus ban on EDSA | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, July 01). Party-list seeks Congress’ relief vs. provincial bus ban on EDSA. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/298699/party-list-seeks-congress-relief-vs-provincial-bus-ban-on-edsa.html Party-list seeks Congress’ relief vs. provincial bus ban on EDSA posted July 01, 2019 at 10:30 pm by Maricel Cruz The Ang Probinsyano Party-list has filed a resolution urging the Department of Transportation, the … Continue reading

Senate ripped for sabotage | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, M. (2019, April 02). Senate ripped for sabotage. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 04, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/02/senate-ripped-for-sabotage/ Senate ripped for sabotage By Hananeel Bordey – April 2, 2019 12:07 AM The slicing of the 2019 budget was not fully discussed in the Bicameral Conference Committee as senators unilaterally decided on … Continue reading

OPS for airport proponent | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bajo, A.J. (2019, March 04). OPS for airport proponent. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 05, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/04/ops-for-airport-proponent/ OPS for airport proponent By AJ Bajo – March 4, 2019 01:10 AM The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) has issued Aboitiz InfraCapital Inc. (AIC) original proponent status (OPS) for its … Continue reading

Fast, furious transport dev’t | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 08). Fast, furious transport dev’t. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 08, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/08/fast-furious-transport-devt/ Fast, furious transport dev’t By Mario J. Mallari – February 8, 2019 12:06 AM Casting away political considerations in the implementation of projects contributed to the quick development of infrastructure that in turn … Continue reading

Poe: Stop implementing ‘illegal’ DOTr admin order | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, January 27). Poe: Stop implementing ‘illegal’ DOTr admin order. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved January 28, 2019 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/286357/poe-stop-implementing-illegal-dotr-admin-order.html Poe: Stop implementing ‘illegal’ DOTr admin order posted January 27, 2019 at 10:30 pm by Macon Ramos-Araneta Senator Grace Poe has asked the Department of Transportation to suspend further implementation of an order imposing stiffer … Continue reading

Arroyo revisits RORO system | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, Maricel. (2019, January 23). Arroyo revisits RORO system. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved January 24, 2019 fromhttp://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/286048/arroyo-revisits-roro-system.html Arroyo revisits RORO system posted January 23, 2019 at 11:50 pm by Maricel Cruz Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on Wednesday asked the Department of Transportation to revise its proposed development of the Roll-On, Roll-Off transport system after most of … Continue reading

Solons urged to support PUV program | Manila Standard

Reference: PNA. (2019, January 22). Solons urged to support PUV program. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved January 23, 2019 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/285967/solons-urged-to-support-puv-program.html Solons urged to support PUV program posted January 22, 2019 at 10:40 pm by PNA An official of the Department of Transportation sees no problem taking public transport, as proposed by a solon through the filing of … Continue reading

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