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Channel NewsAsia
Bicycle-sharing scheme to start in Jurong Lake District by end-2017LTA) The stations are spaced about 400m apart, and will allow residents to mak
Bicycle-sharing scheme to start in Jurong Lake District by end-2017
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
LTA) The stations are spaced about 400m apart, and will allow residents to make short trips from their homes to nearby MRT stations and bus interchanges, where they can return the bicycle and continue their journeys on public transport. LTA... Read more
9h
Manila Standard Today
CA allows govt to buy train carsTwelfth Division, through Associate Justice Maria Elisa Sempio Diy, ruled that
CA allows govt to buy train cars
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 hours ago
Twelfth Division, through Associate Justice Maria Elisa Sempio Diy, ruled that petitioners Metro Rail Transit Corp. and MRT Holdings II failed to prove that it would suffer “grave injustice and irreparable injury” if the DoTC is allowed to buy... Read more
23h
Pilipino Star
Pres. Duterte’s sona: Christmas in July!free Wi-Fi in parks, public places, bus terminals, seaports and airports. To th
Pres. Duterte’s sona: Christmas in July!
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 hours ago
free Wi-Fi in parks, public places, bus terminals, seaports and airports. To the weary commuters of the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) there will be new trains that would travel at 60 kilometers per hour. To the people of Mindanao… finally a Mindanao... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Shuttles to link Purple Line and MRT readyOne of the shuttle buses that will link Tao Pun station on the Purple Line with
Shuttles to link Purple Line and MRT ready
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
One of the shuttle buses that will link Tao Pun station on the Purple Line with Bang Sue station of the MRT. (Transport Ministry photo) When the new Purple Line officially opens next month, commuters will have two choices for connecting with the... Read more
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Rappler
CA junks MRT3 owners' appeal to stop gov't from getting more trainsLEGAL BATTLE. MRT Holdings II Incorporated loses its case against the governmen
CA junks MRT3 owners' appeal to stop gov't from getting more trains
Rappler / Posted yesterday
LEGAL BATTLE. MRT Holdings II Incorporated loses its case against the government before the Court of Appeals. File photo from DOTC MANILA, Philippines – The Court of Appeals (CA) reaffirmed a court decision not to stop the transportation department... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Dr Chee Soon Juan: Singapore’s future and the PAP « Opinion « TR EMERITUSour IT companies would disappear without overseas brains, and our shipyards wou
Dr Chee Soon Juan: Singapore’s future and the PAP « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted yesterday
our IT companies would disappear without overseas brains, and our shipyards would close without migrant workers. Our MRT system, built by engineering know-how from France, Germany and the US, has been plagued by malfunctions. But despite... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Unsolicited proposals for rail projects soughttrack extension, the department said in a published notice. “The design and bu
Unsolicited proposals for rail projects sought
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
track extension, the department said in a published notice. “The design and build project entails the upgrade of the MRT-3 ancillary systems to effectively integrate the 48 brand new train coaches purchased for the MRT-3 system,” a portion of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A president close to the peopleFilipinos. And he wants to help the Juan and Juana on the streets who have to p
A president close to the people
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
Filipinos. And he wants to help the Juan and Juana on the streets who have to push and fight and shove for a spot on the MRT to go to work. He wants to help OFWs. He wants to hopefully help simplify processes so that things like getting a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Trio to be charged for using counterfeit credit cardscards. Acting on the information received, officers arrested the suspects - ag
Trio to be charged for using counterfeit credit cards
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
cards. Acting on the information received, officers arrested the suspects - aged between 22 and 47 - at Orchard MRT station on the same day. An assortment of forged identity documents, counterfeit cards and items worth about S$23,000,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Funding crucial in turning Sona promises into reality–Recto2016, Recto said, the total rail sector funding in the national budget was at P
Funding crucial in turning Sona promises into reality–Recto
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
2016, Recto said, the total rail sector funding in the national budget was at P12.02 billion, with Metro Rail Transit (MRT) and Light Rail Transit (LRT) given P9.40 billion while P2.62 billion has been allotted for the Philippine National... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
An empathetic viewis on the third floor of the foundation's office on Tivanon Road in Nonthaburi,
An empathetic view
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
is on the third floor of the foundation's office on Tivanon Road in Nonthaburi, halfway between Big C Tivanon and the new MRT Ministry of Health Station on the skytrain's Purple Line. The museum has been opened unofficially for years. Chantawipa... Read more
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The Borneo Post
CGC sees steady growth for SMEs with OPR cutfrom the government and government-linked companies. “Notable infrastructure p
CGC sees steady growth for SMEs with OPR cut
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
from the government and government-linked companies. “Notable infrastructure projects include the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Line One where we were the preferred financier and this will continue for the MRT Line Two. “We are currently... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A forum on pursuing federalismnation as the rest of the Philippines were excluded from infrastructure develop
A forum on pursuing federalism
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
nation as the rest of the Philippines were excluded from infrastructure development. For instance there is only an LRT or MRT in Metro Manila. But none has been given to Metro Cebu or Metro Davao, which also needs the same mass transit systems. I... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Finesse & a fairly pleasant surprise in AlDub filmfirst few seconds of the film are already a revelation with ordinary people fal
Finesse & a fairly pleasant surprise in AlDub film
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
first few seconds of the film are already a revelation with ordinary people falling for each other at first sight in the MRT station and in highway toll gates. It is a subtle front act before the main pair is shown going to the airport on their... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Background parenchymal enhancement of the breast not linked to increased risk of cancerwith a certain gene mutation are among the high-risk patients for breast cancer
Background parenchymal enhancement of the breast not linked to increased risk of cancer
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
with a certain gene mutation are among the high-risk patients for breast cancer. With a magnetic resonance tomography (MRT) it is possible to detect tissue with measurable active blood supply which indicates an increased breast cancer risk. The... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Itchyworms’ ‘Di Na Muli’ bags PhilPop 2016 grand prizefinalists were: JC Jose’s “Stars are Aligned” (interpreted by Jimmy Marquez and
Itchyworms’ ‘Di Na Muli’ bags PhilPop 2016 grand prize
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
finalists were: JC Jose’s “Stars are Aligned” (interpreted by Jimmy Marquez and Acapellago); Johann Garcia’s “Binibini sa MRT” (The Juans); Joan Da’s “Baliw sa Ex-Boyfriend Ko” (Sugar ‘N Spice); Brian Cua and Mike Villegas’ “Dumadagundong” (Yassi... Read more
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Sun Star
FULL TEXT: House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez's inauguration speechand Metro Cebu is simply terrible. We waste so many hours sitting in cars or bu
FULL TEXT: House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez's inauguration speech
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
and Metro Cebu is simply terrible. We waste so many hours sitting in cars or buses or riding in jampacked and rickety MRT and PNR trains, instead of spending time at work or being with our families at home. PhP 2.4-billion a day is lost to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Defective MRT train repairedCherie Mercado, spokesperson of the Department of Transportation, in her Twitte
Defective MRT train repaired
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Cherie Mercado, spokesperson of the Department of Transportation, in her Twitter account, reported that a defective MRT train has been repaired and is moving out of the tracks (where it got stuck). “But waiting for safety certification before we... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Golden age of infrastructureIt can later on tap a private firm for operations and maintenance. Government,
Golden age of infrastructure
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
It can later on tap a private firm for operations and maintenance. Government, as we have seen countless times in NAIA and MRT-3, is poor in maintenance. Government is unable to quickly and adequately respond to maintenance requirements because of... Read more
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The Manila Times
For 4 Supreme Court justices, you’re guilty if you’re intelligentwas not intelligent enough to have known that the Disbursement Acceleration Pro
For 4 Supreme Court justices, you’re guilty if you’re intelligent
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
was not intelligent enough to have known that the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) was unconstitutional and the MRT maintenance contracts involved corrupt dealings. And if one embraces a stupid opinion, what does that make of him or... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lightning hits MRT-3 cable, provisional service upQuezon City. EDWIN BACASMAS/INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Lightning has struck a catenar
Lightning hits MRT-3 cable, provisional service up
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Quezon City. EDWIN BACASMAS/INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Lightning has struck a catenary cable on top of a Metro Rail Transit-3 (MRT-3) train, suspending the normal operations of the train line Sunday evening. Cherie Mercado, spokesperson of the... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
KL hit by flash floods following downpourfloods at 6.10pm. "Firemen established that poor drainage led to the flash flo
KL hit by flash floods following downpour
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 4 days ago
floods at 6.10pm. "Firemen established that poor drainage led to the flash flood," he said. Meanwhile, a City Fire and Rescue Department spokesman also cited that the construction of the mass rapid transit (MRT) system as a contributing... Read more
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Rappler
Dept of Transportation unveils plans to ease Metro Manila trafficin Metro Manila would improve within the next 100 days, Lontoc also said that,
Dept of Transportation unveils plans to ease Metro Manila traffic
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
in Metro Manila would improve within the next 100 days, Lontoc also said that, “Within 100 days, we will restore the MRT and LRT to 2010 level, where there are 20 trains running.” Regarding long-term plans for the train systems, Lontoc... Read more
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The Manila Times
Kill (figuratively) the political turncoatsAquino’s administration even allowed some small-time LP operatives from Pangasi
Kill (figuratively) the political turncoats
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
Aquino’s administration even allowed some small-time LP operatives from Pangasinan to take over the maintenance of the MRT 3, the main component of Metro manila’s urban rail system. As expected, the minor LP players ran MRT to the ground. Days... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Minister Khaw promises to inconvenience train commuters with unnecessary trial « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSown screwed up planning, why create more issues? The government should be awar
Minister Khaw promises to inconvenience train commuters with unnecessary trial « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 5 days ago
own screwed up planning, why create more issues? The government should be aware that a designed-for-4-million population MRT system has already broken down under the weight of its mindless population policy. Now, when our PTOs can’t even... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Culture of always needing to win thwarting mature debate: Singapore Kindness Movement’s William Wannegative things, let's remember that for every negative incident – let's say so
Culture of always needing to win thwarting mature debate: Singapore Kindness Movement’s William Wan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
negative things, let's remember that for every negative incident – let's say somebody spitting on someone else on the MRT on a particular day – there are positive incidents. There are millions of trips that day, and you have one incident like... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
AsBAA Announces New Addition to Leadership Team in Malaysia, Expanding Footprint in Southeast Asiaintegrated rail link and multi-modal hub which (when completed) will connect SK
AsBAA Announces New Addition to Leadership Team in Malaysia, Expanding Footprint in Southeast Asia
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
integrated rail link and multi-modal hub which (when completed) will connect SKYPARK TERMINAL with existing KTMB, LRT and MRT lines in the Klang Valley. In recognition of the invaluable contributions made by Tan Sri to nation building and his... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PhilPop 2016 Finals Night celebrates Pinoy musicalityGuico – “Tinatangi,” interpreted by Cookie Chua and Bayang Barrios featuring Th
PhilPop 2016 Finals Night celebrates Pinoy musicality
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
Guico – “Tinatangi,” interpreted by Cookie Chua and Bayang Barrios featuring The Benjamins; Johann Garcia – “Binibini Sa MRT,” interpreted by The Juans; Ramiru Mataro – “Kahon,” interpreted by himself; Joan Da – “Baliw Sa Ex-boyfriend Ko,”... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
The Science of happytable at home during weekends. Happiness isn’t only a grandiose marriage propos
The Science of happy
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
table at home during weekends. Happiness isn’t only a grandiose marriage proposal; it is also when my boyfriend braved the MRT rush hour despite his upset stomach so he could accompany me to wait in the rain for a bus home (not the grandest scene,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Low commodity prices and energy crisis puts squeeze on minersResources Tasmania's move to Burnie. The first two stages of the relocation ha
Low commodity prices and energy crisis puts squeeze on miners
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
Resources Tasmania's move to Burnie. The first two stages of the relocation have been completed and 11 people now work for MRT in the north west coast city. But the fate of MRT staff who have refused to leave Hobart remains unclear. "There's no... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Suspect arrested for vandalism in State Courts roomup to three years and mandatory caning of at least three to eight strokes. Las
Suspect arrested for vandalism in State Courts room
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
up to three years and mandatory caning of at least three to eight strokes. Last year, two young Germans were sentenced to nine months’ jail and three strokes of the cane for vandalising an MRT train in November 2014 at Bishan depot using spray pai... Read more
7d
Channel NewsAsia
LTA explores extending Thomson-East Coast Line to Changi Airportto Terminal 5 and the new industrial zone serving the airport. "Together, these
LTA explores extending Thomson-East Coast Line to Changi Airport
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
to Terminal 5 and the new industrial zone serving the airport. "Together, these options enable many commuters who use the MRT network to get from all parts of the the island to the airport with no more than one transfer," Mr Khaw said. The TEL... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Get Pokemon Go Updates with freenet appstores worldwide that accept Visa. A variant also comes with its own beep walle
Get Pokemon Go Updates with freenet app
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
stores worldwide that accept Visa. A variant also comes with its own beep wallet, allowing users to ride the MRT, LRT, some city buses and other beep-­powered transportation for their daily commute, so they can easily explore the city... Read more
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ORF Wien
Kasse plant Reform bei MRT-Untersuchungen Die Wiener Gebietskrankenkasse fordert eine Reform bei den Magnetresosanz- un
Kasse plant Reform bei MRT-Untersuchungen
ORF Wien / Posted 7 days ago
Die Wiener Gebietskrankenkasse fordert eine Reform bei den Magnetresosanz- und Computertomographie-Untersuchungen: Um lange Wartezeiten zu vermeiden, sollten die Termine künftig nach Dringlichkeit gereiht... Read more
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The Temasek Review
WP: Would Temasek’s buyout of SMRT reduce financial and operational transparency? « Events « Snippets « TR EMERITUSThe following is a press release by The Workers’ Party. The Workers’ Party vie
WP: Would Temasek’s buyout of SMRT reduce financial and operational transparency? « Events « Snippets « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 7 days ago
The following is a press release by The Workers’ Party. The Workers’ Party views the new rail financing framework for SMRT as a step in the right direction. It is a long overdue corrective to a major policy mistake. This move corrects the mistaken... Read more
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Spot.ph
10 Hugot Lines for Your Commuting Feelsayaw na sa'yo, wag mo na ipagsisiksikan ang sarili mo. Masasaktan ka lang. It'
10 Hugot Lines for Your Commuting Feels
Spot.ph / Posted 7 days ago
ayaw na sa'yo, wag mo na ipagsisiksikan ang sarili mo. Masasaktan ka lang. It's rush hour and there's a long line for the MRT. A train comes and people start pushing, trying to fit into the already full train. You yourself manage to squeeze... Read more
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Spot.ph
DOTC proposes railway linking Manila to Clarkthe planned train which links straight to Clark would either be connected to th
DOTC proposes railway linking Manila to Clark
Spot.ph / Posted 7 days ago
the planned train which links straight to Clark would either be connected to the NAIA in Pasay City or the North Avenue MRT station in Quezon City. Aside from this, he said that they are also thinking of a separate train line meant to swiftly... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
LTA exploring extending Thomson-East Coast Line to Changi Airportto Terminal 5 and the new industrial zone serving the airport. "Together, these
LTA exploring extending Thomson-East Coast Line to Changi Airport
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
to Terminal 5 and the new industrial zone serving the airport. "Together, these options enable many commuters who use the MRT network to get from all parts of the the island to the airport with no more than one transfer," Mr Khaw said. The TEL... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Focus on key results areas to ensure people’s well-being’Ali Hamsa attended the reception. Najib, who is also the Finance Minister, sai
‘Focus on key results areas to ensure people’s well-being’
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
Ali Hamsa attended the reception. Najib, who is also the Finance Minister, said the LRT extension launched recently, the MRT to be launched at the end of this year and the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-Speed Rail project announced yesterday would... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Govt revives Clark rail projectDiokono said in Metro Manila, there be another three or four lines to supplemen
Govt revives Clark rail project
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
Diokono said in Metro Manila, there be another three or four lines to supplement the existing LRT Line 1, LRT 2 and MRT 7. “For too long, public infrastructure has been neglected. As a result, the Philippine economy is deficient in all... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
6-month pilot trial to allow foldable bikes, PMDs on public transport all dayof each other. "You can then pick up a bike from one of the many self-service
6-month pilot trial to allow foldable bikes, PMDs on public transport all day
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
of each other. "You can then pick up a bike from one of the many self-service docking stations located near homes, ride to MRT stations, offices or malls, and leave the bicycle at a docking station there,” said Mr Khaw. “There will be no need to... Read more
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Rappler
Diokno: PH to see 'golden age' of infrastructure buildingof "continuous buildup" of projects in order to manage the infrastructure gap o
Diokno: PH to see 'golden age' of infrastructure building
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
of "continuous buildup" of projects in order to manage the infrastructure gap of the country. "Right now, we have the MRT, LRT, LRT2, and then we have the MRT 7. Maybe (eventually) we will need 3 or 4 more lines, and then we need the PNR... Read more
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Business Wire
Seattle Genetics und Takeda melden Veröffentlichung der endgültigen Ergebnisse der zulassungsrelevanten klinischen Phase-Studie zu ADCETRIS® (Brentuximab Vedotin) als Monotherapie bei rezidiviertem oder refraktärem...überwacht werden. Möglichkeiten zur Abklärung des PML-Verdachts schließen neuro
Seattle Genetics und Takeda melden Veröffentlichung der endgültigen Ergebnisse der zulassungsrelevanten klinischen Phase-Studie zu ADCETRIS® (Brentuximab Vedotin) als Monotherapie bei rezidiviertem oder refraktärem...
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
überwacht werden. Möglichkeiten zur Abklärung des PML-Verdachts schließen neurologische Untersuchung, Gadolinium-Kontrast-MRT des Gehirns und Liquor-PCR-Untersuchung auf JCV-DNA oder Gehirn-Biopsie mit Nachweis von JCV ein. Die Verabreichung von... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Higher fuel levies, softdrinks’ taxes to compensate for income tax cutMetro Manila alone, the government needs to build additional three to four rail
Higher fuel levies, softdrinks’ taxes to compensate for income tax cut
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
Metro Manila alone, the government needs to build additional three to four railways aside from the rehabilitation of LRT, MRT and PNR systems. Diokno, meanwhile, reiterated that the Duterte administration welcome unsolicited proposal, but subject... Read more
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Spot.ph
10 Hugot Lines for Your Commuting Feelsayaw na sa'yo, wag mo na ipagsisiksikan ang sarili mo. Masasaktan ka lang. It'
10 Hugot Lines for Your Commuting Feels
Spot.ph / Posted 8 days ago
ayaw na sa'yo, wag mo na ipagsisiksikan ang sarili mo. Masasaktan ka lang. It's rush hour and there's a long line for the MRT. A train comes and people start pushing, trying to fit into the already full train. You yourself manage to squeeze... Read more
346 related stories
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Spot.ph
10 Hugot Lines for Your Commuting Feelsayaw na sa'yo, wag mo na ipagsisiksikan ang sarili mo. Masasaktan ka lang. It'
10 Hugot Lines for Your Commuting Feels
Spot.ph / Posted 8 days ago
ayaw na sa'yo, wag mo na ipagsisiksikan ang sarili mo. Masasaktan ka lang. It's rush hour and there's a long line for the MRT. A train comes and people start pushing, trying to fit into the already full train. You yourself manage to squeeze... Read more
346 related stories
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Inquirier.net
Investors’ wish list for the next 6 yearsare constraining the country’s growth. We can feel this when we see the crowded
Investors’ wish list for the next 6 years
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
are constraining the country’s growth. We can feel this when we see the crowded roads, airports and mass railway transits (MRT). The Duterte administration has committed to boost infrastructure spending to 5-7 percent of GDP from less than 3... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Cable car mass transport eyed in Davao Citythem between 16 to 18 months to finish. The aerial ropeway project's installat
Cable car mass transport eyed in Davao City
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
them between 16 to 18 months to finish. The aerial ropeway project's installation will be much less expensive than the MRT, LRT or BRT as it will be propelled by a motor that will power all gondolas. Davao City Councilor Bernard Al-ag... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte’s economic appointeessix years doing nothing to solve the impasse. In the meantime, they disregarde
Duterte’s economic appointees
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
six years doing nothing to solve the impasse. In the meantime, they disregarded the safety and convenience of thousands of MRT/LRT riders who must go down at the Roosevelt LRT station and take a tricycle for a few hundred meters to connect with the... Read more
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Sun Star
Cable car system in Davao City studiedis propelled by a motor that will power all gondolas, hence, its installation w
Cable car system in Davao City studied
Sun Star / Posted 9 days ago
is propelled by a motor that will power all gondolas, hence, its installation will be much less expensive that those of the MRT, LRT, or BRT. Davao City Councilor Bernard Al-ag expressed interest on the project, thinking that it will not only solve... Read more
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