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The Manila Times
Misinforming the President – A reduxterminal of LRT Line 1 and the “technically sound” common interchange station t
Misinforming the President – A redux
The Manila Times / Posted 11 hours ago
terminal of LRT Line 1 and the “technically sound” common interchange station that would link the three rail lines – LRT1, MRT3, and MRT7. SM Prime Holdings, Inc. (SMPHI) had already paid the government some P200 million for the naming rights of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SBS bus ends up on Yio Chu Kang tennis courtto be named sent Channel NewsAsia a photo of the bus, which appears to have cra
SBS bus ends up on Yio Chu Kang tennis court
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 hours ago
to be named sent Channel NewsAsia a photo of the bus, which appears to have crashed through a fence next to Yio Chu Kang MRT station. "We take this accident seriously. We are investigating the matter and will take remedial action," said Tammy... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Questions about the quality of our foreign workforce « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSJust this morning, we learnt of an SMRT bus driver taking the bus over an empty
Questions about the quality of our foreign workforce « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted yesterday
Just this morning, we learnt of an SMRT bus driver taking the bus over an empty field when he thought no one was looking and got it stuck in the mud. Other incidents involving bus drivers were not so amusing. A 29-year-old woman was killed when she... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Parties assure Common Station completed by 2019assure Common Station completed by 2019 The Common Station connecting Light Ra
Parties assure Common Station completed by 2019
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
assure Common Station completed by 2019 The Common Station connecting Light Rail Transit (LRT) Line 1, Metro Rail Transit (MRT) Line 3 and the proposed MRT Line 7 will break ground by the end of 2016, to be completed two and a half to three years... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Common station ready by 2019The Common Station connecting Light Rail Transit (LRT) Line 1, Metro Rail Trans
Common station ready by 2019
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
The Common Station connecting Light Rail Transit (LRT) Line 1, Metro Rail Transit (MRT) Line 3 and the proposed MRT Line 7 will break ground by the end of 2016, to be completed two and a half to three years later, by 2018 to 2019 – at the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
VGI joins to operate ad in new MRT in Malaysiaout-of-home advertising firms in a joint venture to win a 10-year contract to m
VGI joins to operate ad in new MRT in Malaysia
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
out-of-home advertising firms in a joint venture to win a 10-year contract to manage advertising platforms at a new MRT in Malaysia. The new joint venture, Titanium Compass Sdn Bhd (TCSB), will cover advertising at 31 stations and 58 trains... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
60 more locations to get CCTVs to deter illegal parking: LTACCTVs will be operational from Oct 6: 1. Benoi Road (both directions, near Fai
60 more locations to get CCTVs to deter illegal parking: LTA
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
CCTVs will be operational from Oct 6: 1. Benoi Road (both directions, near Fairprice Hub); 2. Joo Koon Circle (Joo Koon MRT, near Fairprice Hub); 3. Lim Teck Kim Road (opposite Genting Centre); 4. Sengkang East Way (near Compass One) and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Globe’s FREE high speed wifi now reaches 500 public areasinternet connection, with speed of up to 100Mbps, can now be accessed in airpor
Globe’s FREE high speed wifi now reaches 500 public areas
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
internet connection, with speed of up to 100Mbps, can now be accessed in airports, bus terminals, 13 (out of 16) MRT stations, Ayala Malls, Starbucks chains and select convenience stores. Last August, Globe GoWiFi also expanded its free... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t, MRT sue activist over ‘MRT Bulok’ vandalismnights in detention in August NIÑO JESUS ORBETA The Department of Transportati
Gov’t, MRT sue activist over ‘MRT Bulok’ vandalism
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
nights in detention in August NIÑO JESUS ORBETA The Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Metro Rail Transit Corp. (MRT-3) formally filed a complaint against writer-activist Angelo Suarez in the Quezon City prosecutor’s office on Wednesday... Read more
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FOX Business
What Investors Need To Know About The Medequities Realty Trust Ipo. The expected IPO price is $12 to $14 per share. The REIT will list on the New
What Investors Need To Know About The Medequities Realty Trust Ipo
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
. The expected IPO price is $12 to $14 per share. The REIT will list on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol MRT. The leaders of the underwriting syndicate include Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase's J.P. Morgan, and Royal Bank of Canada's... Read more
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FOX Business
What Investors Need To Know About The Medequities Realty Trust Ipo. The expected IPO price is $12 to $14 per share. The REIT will list on the New
What Investors Need To Know About The Medequities Realty Trust Ipo
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
. The expected IPO price is $12 to $14 per share. The REIT will list on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol MRT. The leaders of the underwriting syndicate include Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase's J.P. Morgan, and Royal Bank of Canada's... Read more
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Pilipino Star
LRT-MRT common station to rise between SM, TrinomaHoldings (Philippines) Pte Ltd., runs from Roosevelt station in Quezon City to
LRT-MRT common station to rise between SM, Trinoma
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
Holdings (Philippines) Pte Ltd., runs from Roosevelt station in Quezon City to Baclaran station in Parañaque, while MRT-3 spans North Avenue station in Quezon City to Taft Avenue station in Pasay City. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch:... Read more
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Rappler
Case vs MRT vandalism, waste of gov’t resources – commuters groupVANDALISM. A case was filed against Angelo Suarez after he wrote 'MRT bulok!' i
Case vs MRT vandalism, waste of gov’t resources – commuters group
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
VANDALISM. A case was filed against Angelo Suarez after he wrote 'MRT bulok!' in one of the trains. MANILA, Philippines – A commuters’ welfare group slammed the formal complaint filed against one of its members for his vandalism of a Metro Rail... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Tycoons end row on MRT hubshopping mall, which would connect the three urban transit lines: LRT Line 1, M
Tycoons end row on MRT hub
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
shopping mall, which would connect the three urban transit lines: LRT Line 1, Metro Rail Transit Line-3, and the proposed MRT-7, which would run from North Ave. in Quezon City to San Jose del Monte City in Bulacan. The location of the common... Read more
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The China Post
Megi wreaks havoc on travelers across countryas well as the Maokong Gondola. Service was also suspended for the elevated sec
Megi wreaks havoc on travelers across country
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
as well as the Maokong Gondola. Service was also suspended for the elevated sections the Tamsui-Xinyi and Songshan-Xindian MRT lines. Taipei City called all public bus operations to a halt due to the typhoon's powerful winds. Taiwan High Speed Rail... Read more
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Sun Star
Shareholders finally agree for common station to link urban transit lineswas reached among shareholders. The common station, which will connect the thr
Shareholders finally agree for common station to link urban transit lines
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
was reached among shareholders. The common station, which will connect the three urban transit lines: LRT Line 1, MRT-3, and the proposed MRT-7, which will run from North Avenue to San Jose del Monte, Bulacan, will be constructed between... Read more
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Rappler
Deal reached: LRT-MRT common station between SM North, TriNomaMASS TRANSIT. The stay order on the transfer of the site of the common station
Deal reached: LRT-MRT common station between SM North, TriNoma
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
MASS TRANSIT. The stay order on the transfer of the site of the common station is barring the construction of the MRT7 and design work for the common station project that has been bundled with the LRT1 Cavite Extension project. SM North... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Sunway unit bags RM52.5m MRT contractConstruction Group Bhd's subsidiary, Sunway Construction Sdn Bhd, has secured a
Sunway unit bags RM52.5m MRT contract
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
Construction Group Bhd's subsidiary, Sunway Construction Sdn Bhd, has secured a RM52.51 million contract from MMC Gamuda KVMRT (PDP SSP) Sdn Bhd for works related to the mass rapid transit (MRT) line 2 project. In a filing to Bursa Malaysia... Read more
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The China Post
Typhoon Megi wreaks havoc on TaiwanThe Taipei government, citing wind gusts faster than 24.5 meters per second, ha
Typhoon Megi wreaks havoc on Taiwan
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
The Taipei government, citing wind gusts faster than 24.5 meters per second, halted operation of the Wenshan-Muzha MRT line, the Maokong Gondola and all public bus services. At Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, dozens of domestic and... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Another ex paper general appointed LTA CEO, expect public transport circus to continue « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSJust before Chew could contribute to our screwed up MRT system, out he goes to
Another ex paper general appointed LTA CEO, expect public transport circus to continue « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 4 days ago
Just before Chew could contribute to our screwed up MRT system, out he goes to the ‘private sector’. Chew has been CEO for only 2 years. What Chew really means is he will be joining a government-linked company and earning millions in tax... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Juncturesituation. His forthcoming visit to Beijing will set the rebalancing of our bil
Juncture
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
situation. His forthcoming visit to Beijing will set the rebalancing of our bilateral relationship moving. Trains of the MRT-3 continued to stall several times last week, although this time the disruptions took only a few minutes to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SMRT convenes panel to review appeal by workers sacked over fatal accidentSINGAPORE: SMRT has convened a panel to review the appeal made by the two SMRT
SMRT convenes panel to review appeal by workers sacked over fatal accident
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
SINGAPORE: SMRT has convened a panel to review the appeal made by the two SMRT staff who lost their jobs over a fatal accident in Pasir Ris MRT station in March, the train operator announced on Monday (Sep 26). In a media statement made jointly with... Read more
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chad
Three mopeds stolen in a 48-hour periodThree mopeds were stolen from outside properties over a 48-hour period. A Riej
Three mopeds stolen in a 48-hour period
chad / Posted 4 days ago
Three mopeds were stolen from outside properties over a 48-hour period. A Rieju MRT 50 was snatched from the garden of a home on Laurel Avenue in Church Warsop on Saturday, September 17, after a gate was left unlocked. Hours later a Peugeot Kisbee... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Man jailed 12 years for stabbing lover to deathTan Chee Yeow decided to kill him. Tan stabbed 48-year-old Tan Chin Siong to d
Man jailed 12 years for stabbing lover to death
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
Tan Chee Yeow decided to kill him. Tan stabbed 48-year-old Tan Chin Siong to death on Sep 4 last year, near Ang Mo Kio MRT station during morning rush hour. The attack was witnessed by several early-morning commuters, one of whom saw Chin... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Injured woman walker rescued from Harter Fell following fallwas requested to avoid a long and uncomfortable stretcher ride.” The casualty
Injured woman walker rescued from Harter Fell following fall
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
was requested to avoid a long and uncomfortable stretcher ride.” The casualty was carried to the helicopter and taken to the Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle. Members of Kirkby Stephen MRT also assisted in the rescue which last four-and-a-half h... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Singapore: Falling down, broken, breakdown, falling to pieces « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSof previously. As Singapore ages, things have started to fall to pieces. Our b
Singapore: Falling down, broken, breakdown, falling to pieces « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 5 days ago
of previously. As Singapore ages, things have started to fall to pieces. Our broken CPF scheme (or maybe broke GIC?), an MRT system that’s constantly breaking down, to name a few. Will our roads or even elevated expressways collapse? Will an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
30-ha forest to be cleared for new neighbourhood at Teacher's Estateto 15 years. This was made known in the 2014 Master Plan and will allow the new
30-ha forest to be cleared for new neighbourhood at Teacher's Estate
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
to 15 years. This was made known in the 2014 Master Plan and will allow the new neighbourhood access to the upcoming Lentor MRT station which is set to be completed in 2020, as part of the new Thomson-East Coast Line. (Photo: Olivia Siong) The... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Not a magic wandthe slotting and scheduling of flights. These were two low hanging fruits the l
Not a magic wand
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
the slotting and scheduling of flights. These were two low hanging fruits the last administration only talked about. The MRT-3 is as hopeless as ever. It is breaking down almost as often as before. The Transport department is so afraid of firing... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Tugade’s traffic crisis powers on holdyou serving?” the Speaker asked Tugade and his officials during a House hearing
Tugade’s traffic crisis powers on hold
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
you serving?” the Speaker asked Tugade and his officials during a House hearing. Ang’s San Miguel Corp. also has stakes in MRT and Tugade, according to National Economic and Development Authority director general Ernesto Pernia, wanted to allow... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Designation of Tugade as traffic czar put on holdDOTr officials from the previous administration linked to questionable contract
Designation of Tugade as traffic czar put on hold
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
DOTr officials from the previous administration linked to questionable contracts and policies. She cited the case of the MRT-3 where officials of the previous administration cancelled the supply and maintenance contract of the Japanese Sumitomo... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Singapore: Falling down, broken, breakdown, falling to pieces « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSof previously. As Singapore ages, things have started to fall to pieces. Our b
Singapore: Falling down, broken, breakdown, falling to pieces « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 5 days ago
of previously. As Singapore ages, things have started to fall to pieces. Our broken CPF scheme (or maybe broke GIC?), an MRT system that’s constantly breaking down, to name a few. Will our roads or even elevated expressways collapse? Will an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Clearing work begins at 30-ha forest to make way for new neighbourhoodto 15 years. This was made known in the 2014 Master Plan and will allow the new
Clearing work begins at 30-ha forest to make way for new neighbourhood
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
to 15 years. This was made known in the 2014 Master Plan and will allow the new neighbourhood access to the upcoming Lentor MRT station which is set to be completed in 2020, as part of the new Thomson-East Coast Line. (Photo: Olivia Siong) The... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Tale of the travelling dollsin Thai Society, located on the third floor of the foundation's office on Tivan
Tale of the travelling dolls
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
in Thai Society, located on the third floor of the foundation's office on Tivanon Road in Nonthaburi, not far from an MRT stop on the skytrain's newly opened Purple Line. The museum was opened five years ago to group visits from Thailand and... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Singaporean peasants should not expect PAP elites to resolve problems not affecting them « Opinion « TR EMERITUSnot because the elites are unable to: the issues don’t affect them one bit. Th
Singaporean peasants should not expect PAP elites to resolve problems not affecting them « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 6 days ago
not because the elites are unable to: the issues don’t affect them one bit. The clearest example would be our broken MRT system which will never be rectified because major train disruptions do not affect them. When it comes to public... Read more
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Asian journal
Kababayans react to De Lima’s ouster as chairman of the Senate Committee on Justice and Human Rightsand SAF manned BUCOR 38. The no VIP treatment for government officials in airp
Kababayans react to De Lima’s ouster as chairman of the Senate Committee on Justice and Human Rights
Asian journal / Posted 6 days ago
and SAF manned BUCOR 38. The no VIP treatment for government officials in airports 39. The ongoing improvements of MRT/LRT service and other major thoroughfares 40. The customs installation of CCTVs all over the place to promote... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Wi-Fi at NAIA gets major upgradePuerto Princesa in Palawan and Tagbilaran in Bohol. High-speed internet will a
Wi-Fi at NAIA gets major upgrade
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
Puerto Princesa in Palawan and Tagbilaran in Bohol. High-speed internet will also be installed in the terminals of MRT and LRT in Metro Manila. More high traffic areas such as city halls, schools, hospitals and malls, among others, will be... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tender called for more cycling facilities, infrastructure across Singaporecompleted, Taman Jurong residents will have a 10km cycling path network that co
Tender called for more cycling facilities, infrastructure across Singapore
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
completed, Taman Jurong residents will have a 10km cycling path network that connects them into the town hub, Lakeside MRT station and the neighbouring Jurong Lake District," LTA said. It added that the improved cycling network aims to... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Discard the ’35% swing voters’ myth, opposition parties need new strategy « Opinion « TR EMERITUSby PAP-created issues: our lunches were given to foreigners, inadequate housing
Discard the ’35% swing voters’ myth, opposition parties need new strategy « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 8 days ago
by PAP-created issues: our lunches were given to foreigners, inadequate housing and healthcare, a broken-down MRT system, etc. For such an epic PAP screw up, only 40% of voters elected 5 opposition candidates into Parliament to have... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Mountain rescue team in two Peak District rescueswalking. An East Midlands Ambulance Crew was also on scene, and treated the la
Mountain rescue team in two Peak District rescues
Derbyshire Times / Posted 8 days ago
walking. An East Midlands Ambulance Crew was also on scene, and treated the lady for a suspected fractured ankle. Derby MRT evacuated her from the hill on their specialist stretcher, taking her to the waiting land ambulance. She was then... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Traffic Management 101is won. There is more to our traffic woes than Edsa, of course, but Edsa is th
Traffic Management 101
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 days ago
is won. There is more to our traffic woes than Edsa, of course, but Edsa is the main battle ground. There is an unreliable MRT carrying about 600,000 passengers daily—if everything is going well. There are the 4,000 buses that operate like... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Poe: LGUs presence in hearing to help know emergency powers impact on themfinish on schedule and endorse the bill for plenary debate. “Let me point out
Poe: LGUs presence in hearing to help know emergency powers impact on them
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
finish on schedule and endorse the bill for plenary debate. “Let me point out that just recently, it was reported that the MRT broke down during rush hour not once, not twice, but thrice. Some would say that this is enough reason to immediately... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Poe: Solution to traffic woes must be quick but responsiblethe proposed emergency powers to solve the traffic problem. With the recent re
Poe: Solution to traffic woes must be quick but responsible
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
the proposed emergency powers to solve the traffic problem. With the recent reported breakdowns of the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) several times during rush hour, Poe said some would say that this was already enough reason to immediately grant... Read more
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Spot.ph
Expect heavy traffic along Elliptical Road until September 25take alternate routes when going to EDSA, such as Visayas Avenue, Kalayaan Aven
Expect heavy traffic along Elliptical Road until September 25
Spot.ph / Posted 10 days ago
take alternate routes when going to EDSA, such as Visayas Avenue, Kalayaan Avenue, and the University of the Philippines. MRT 7, Don Antonio, Sauyo, QC elliptical road jusko lahat na ng road na papunta samin ginagawa so ano maghehelicopter na ba... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Conspiracy theoriststo overthrow Duterte is as ridiculous as it gets. It is silly to think the Lib
Conspiracy theorists
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
to overthrow Duterte is as ridiculous as it gets. It is silly to think the Liberals, the guys who can’t even fix the MRT 3 or properly manage the Yolanda relief effort are capable of mounting something requiring meticulous planning and daring... Read more
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Lowell Sun
'45 Presidents' a high-octane history lesson at MRT 45 PLAYS FOR 45 PRESIDENTS at MRT: Terrell Donnell Sledge, Aaron Munoz, Celin
'45 Presidents' a high-octane history lesson at MRT
Lowell Sun / Posted 10 days ago
45 PLAYS FOR 45 PRESIDENTS at MRT: Terrell Donnell Sledge, Aaron Munoz, Celina Dean, and Nael Nacer all portray Teddy Roosevelt as his daughter (Veronika Duerr) remembers him. PHOTO BY MEGHAN... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Beep card system expanded to Alabang Town Center-Greenbelt P2P busesnext few months. The beep card is a tap-and-go payment system accepted in all
Beep card system expanded to Alabang Town Center-Greenbelt P2P buses
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
next few months. The beep card is a tap-and-go payment system accepted in all three elevated railways (LRT 1, LRT 2, and MRT 3), select bus lines and at the Cavite Expressway (CAVITEX). It can be purchased for PHP20, is reloadable and valid for... Read more
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Spot.ph
All we need is...discipline?escalator-riding is not when rushing to get to work—and this is as good a time
All we need is...discipline?
Spot.ph / Posted 11 days ago
escalator-riding is not when rushing to get to work—and this is as good a time as any to argue for more escalators on the MRT and on pedestrian overpasses. But individual gain at the expense of the common good is nothing new. One motoring blogger... Read more
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Spot.ph
All we need is...discipline?escalator-riding is not when rushing to get to work—and this is as good a time
All we need is...discipline?
Spot.ph / Posted 11 days ago
escalator-riding is not when rushing to get to work—and this is as good a time as any to argue for more escalators on the MRT and on pedestrian overpasses. But individual gain at the expense of the common good is nothing new. One motoring blogger... Read more
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Inquirier.net
MRT-3 breaks down not once but thriceTHREE trains of the Metro Rail Transit-3 (MRT-3) bogged down during rush hour o
MRT-3 breaks down not once but thrice
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
THREE trains of the Metro Rail Transit-3 (MRT-3) bogged down during rush hour on Monday morning, forcing passengers to alight and wait for the next ride. At 8:02 a.m., passengers of a southbound MRT-3 train were forced to alight at the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Traffic worse than everand above the capacity which should only be 288,000 per day in both directions.
Traffic worse than ever
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
and above the capacity which should only be 288,000 per day in both directions. The three rail lines (LRT-1, LRT- 2 and MRT-3) combined also serve more than 1.3 million commuters daily — who have to put up with anxiety at the thought their ride... Read more
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