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heraldscotland
Stagecoach profits up as group sells European bus businessbid for the South West Trains franchise was “very competitive” but was up again
Stagecoach profits up as group sells European bus business
heraldscotland / Posted 5 hours ago
bid for the South West Trains franchise was “very competitive” but was up against a strong consortium in First Group and MRT. “That said, we’ve run the railway for 20 years and we’ve a lot to offer in its future development,” he... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Accused turns accuser in MRT extortion caseP3.7 billion contract for the procurement of 48 new trains in 2014. The compla
Accused turns accuser in MRT extortion case
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 hours ago
P3.7 billion contract for the procurement of 48 new trains in 2014. The complaint was filed by former Metro Rail Transit (MRT) general manager Al Vitangcol III, who was ordered indicted by the Ombudsman two months ago for graft charges in... Read more
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walesonline
What we know about the 26 children rescued in Brecon Beaconssay? A spokesman for the mountain rescue team said: "I can confirm that three
What we know about the 26 children rescued in Brecon Beacons
walesonline / Posted 9 hours ago
say? A spokesman for the mountain rescue team said: "I can confirm that three South Wales mountain rescue teams (Brecon MRT, Centran Beacons MRT & Western Beacons SRT) have been called to search for a group of 20 missing school children in the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Japan signs largest ever loan agreement with Bangladeshwhich is to alleviate traffic congestion and improve air pollution in the Dhaka
Japan signs largest ever loan agreement with Bangladesh
Bdnews24.com / Posted 11 hours ago
which is to alleviate traffic congestion and improve air pollution in the Dhaka City by constructing 20.1 kilometers long MRT. The anticipated improvement to the flow of goods and people by the construction of MRT is expected to enhance the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
It’s been an honor to serve the Filipino nation – Aquinosaid. “However, he neglected the simple but important things to the ordinary F
It’s been an honor to serve the Filipino nation – Aquino
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 hours ago
said. “However, he neglected the simple but important things to the ordinary Filipino. Simple things such as the MRT (Metro Rail Transit) woes, a symbol of apathy towards the people. I give him 6 out of 10,” he said when asked how he... Read more
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walesonline
What we know about the 26 children who went missingsay? A spokesman for the mountain rescue team said: "I can confirm that three
What we know about the 26 children who went missing
walesonline / Posted 11 hours ago
say? A spokesman for the mountain rescue team said: "I can confirm that three South Wales mountain rescue teams (Brecon MRT, Centran Beacons MRT & Western Beacons SRT) have been called to search for a group of 20 missing school children in the... Read more
97 related stories
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Daily Mirror
Live updates as emergency search launched to find 24 teensjust spoken to the mountain rescue team who told us: “I can confirm that three
Live updates as emergency search launched to find 24 teens
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
just spoken to the mountain rescue team who told us: “I can confirm that three South Wales mountain rescue teams (Brecon MRT, Centran Beacons MRT & Western Beacons SRT) have been called to search for a group of 20 missing school children in the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Vitangcol files graft charges vs Abaya, 5 othersno irregularities occurred in the bidding for the P3.8-billion contract awarded
Vitangcol files graft charges vs Abaya, 5 others
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 hours ago
no irregularities occurred in the bidding for the P3.8-billion contract awarded to Dalian for the 48 new trains for the MRT-3 spanning North Avenue in Quezon City to Taft Avenue in Pasay City. “As we have nothing to hide and are confident that... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino legacy: Democracy and stability–warts and allprimarily how it impacts on the tangibles in their daily lives, whether it’s th
Aquino legacy: Democracy and stability–warts and all
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 hours ago
primarily how it impacts on the tangibles in their daily lives, whether it’s the LPG or the crush of humanity on the MRT. The traffic! The President takes the credit and blame for just about everything, even one’s lack of personal... Read more
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walesonline
What we know so far about 24 children missing in Brecon Beaconssay? A spokesman for the mountain rescue team said: "I can confirm that three
What we know so far about 24 children missing in Brecon Beacons
walesonline / Posted 13 hours ago
say? A spokesman for the mountain rescue team said: "I can confirm that three South Wales mountain rescue teams (Brecon MRT, Centran Beacons MRT & Western Beacons SRT) have been called to search for a group of 20 missing school children in the... Read more
97 related stories
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Daily Mirror
Live updates as emergency search launched to find 20 teensjust spoken to the mountain rescue team who told us: “I can confirm that three
Live updates as emergency search launched to find 20 teens
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 hours ago
just spoken to the mountain rescue team who told us: “I can confirm that three South Wales mountain rescue teams (Brecon MRT, Centran Beacons MRT & Western Beacons SRT) have been called to search for a group of 20 missing school children in the... Read more
97 related stories
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Rappler
The last session: Serge Osmeña leaves the buildingthe traffic situation in Metro Manila. Exacerbated in the middle of his adminis
The last session: Serge Osmeña leaves the building
Rappler / Posted 16 hours ago
the traffic situation in Metro Manila. Exacerbated in the middle of his administration, by the port congestion. Then the MRT not being able to maintain its trains properly and ran them on time, inconveniencing hundreds of thousands of commuters... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Vitangcol raps Abaya, five others over MRT train coaches Transport Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya and five other officials of the Depar
Vitangcol raps Abaya, five others over MRT train coaches
Manila Bulletin / Posted 20 hours ago
Transport Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya and five other officials of the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) are facing graft and administrative charges before the Office of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
8990 building P7.2B Cubao condoat P1.2 to P1.5 million per unit, monthly amortizations become very affordable,
8990 building P7.2B Cubao condo
Manila Bulletin / Posted 21 hours ago
at P1.2 to P1.5 million per unit, monthly amortizations become very affordable, highlighted by the value proposition of living in a highly accessible prime location like Cubao.” The location of the project is near the Cubao Station o... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Vitangcol asks Ombudsman to probe Abaya for graftSacked Metro Rail Transit (MRT-3) General Manager Al Vitangcol III on Wednesday
Vitangcol asks Ombudsman to probe Abaya for graft
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 hours ago
Sacked Metro Rail Transit (MRT-3) General Manager Al Vitangcol III on Wednesday asked the Ombudsman to investigate outgoing Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio “Jun” Abaya over allegations of kickbacks in the MRT-3 expansion capacity project. In... Read more
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Inquirier.net
8990 Holdings unveils new condo project in Cubaosigned up Megawide Construction Corp. to construct the 45-storey “Urban DECA To
8990 Holdings unveils new condo project in Cubao
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
signed up Megawide Construction Corp. to construct the 45-storey “Urban DECA Towers-Cubao” near the Cubao Station of the MRT – a development that offers small residential units closer to the occupant’s place of work, based on a disclosure to the... Read more
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The Temasek Review
“Servicemen hail free insurance” an insult to common sense « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSstart to breakdown. Then wayang to show they are serious but only after HDB res
“Servicemen hail free insurance” an insult to common sense « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted yesterday
start to breakdown. Then wayang to show they are serious but only after HDB residents suffered with one death. Same with MRT deaths, hospital beds, HDB flats, etc. Despite all their self created mistakes, they still got the cheek to demand credit... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Cable cars eyed to ease Metro trafficEDSA, in the early part of the administration of president-elect Rodrigo Dutert
Cable cars eyed to ease Metro traffic
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
EDSA, in the early part of the administration of president-elect Rodrigo Duterte. “We have to identify who really owns MRT-3 – who operates it. Ownership and maintenance issues will be resolved in our first 100 days,” he said. These issues... Read more
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The Manila Times
It ain’t broke, why is Alvarez planning to fix it?Anyway, public works is already very large.” But the DOT/DOTC still has the pr
It ain’t broke, why is Alvarez planning to fix it?
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
Anyway, public works is already very large.” But the DOT/DOTC still has the problem of fixing the very serious LRT and MRT problems. The LRT extension to Cavite has not actually begun but already half a billion pesos has been spent on it. How... Read more
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The Manila Times
Did Aquino coddle and protect drug lords?administration, those involved in such blatant cases that affected the lives of
Did Aquino coddle and protect drug lords?
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
administration, those involved in such blatant cases that affected the lives of millions of Filipinos, such as the mess in MRT-3 and the botched contract to provide LTO with car plates. I’ve reviewed all of Aquino’s six State of the Nation... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Woman suffers severe injuries after River Eden fallembankment near to Lacy's Caves. The woman was treated on scene for head, neck
Woman suffers severe injuries after River Eden fall
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
embankment near to Lacy's Caves. The woman was treated on scene for head, neck and arm injuries. Members of the Penrith MRT used a stretcher and rope gear to lift the woman back up the embankment. She was then flown to hospital in Newcastle for... Read more
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The News and Star
Woman airlifted after plunging 30ft from river embankmentand had to make their way on foot through a woods and then scramble down to the
Woman airlifted after plunging 30ft from river embankment
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
and had to make their way on foot through a woods and then scramble down to the patients location." Members Penrith MRT used a stretcher and rope gear to lift the woman back up the embankment before carrying her to the helicopter. She was... Read more
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The Star
Tuesday, June 28directors as well as the board audit committee and board nominating and remuner
Tuesday, June 28
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
directors as well as the board audit committee and board nominating and remuneration committee. RM303mil suit against MMC, MRT partners: MMC Corp Bhd and other parties involved in the Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit project are being sued for more... Read more
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The Star
RM303mil suit against MMC, MRT partnersPETALING JAYA: MMC Corp Bhd and other parties involved in the Klang Valley Mass
RM303mil suit against MMC, MRT partners
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
PETALING JAYA: MMC Corp Bhd and other parties involved in the Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit (KVMRT) project are being sued for more than RM300mil for an alleged breach of contract relating to a land acquisition for the project. MMC Corp said the... Read more
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The Star
Owners want proof of safety problemsSome 62 registered strata title owners of Ampang Park Shopping Centre want the
Owners want proof of safety problems
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
Some 62 registered strata title owners of Ampang Park Shopping Centre want the Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp) and two others to prove that there will be safety issues if the more than 40-year-old shopping complex is not... Read more
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Pilipino Star
MMDA ‘new rules’ will lead to hell, not heavenand easy financing. One of the reasons why people want their own car is to have
MMDA ‘new rules’ will lead to hell, not heaven
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
and easy financing. One of the reasons why people want their own car is to have more mobility since taking the bus or the MRT has become a discouraging option. Clearly, opening up more roads is not the answer. Simply put – more roads means more... Read more
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The Star
MMC Gamuda KVMRT, MRT Corp sued for RM303.5milKUALA LUMPUR: MMC Gamuda KVMRT (PDP) Sdn Bhd, a joint venture between MMC Corp
MMC Gamuda KVMRT, MRT Corp sued for RM303.5mil
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: MMC Gamuda KVMRT (PDP) Sdn Bhd, a joint venture between MMC Corp Bhd and Gamuda Bhd, and Mass Rapid Transit Corp Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp) are among the parties being jointly sued for RM303.53mil with interest and costs by Accolade Land Sdn... Read more
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Hospitality Net
A New Respite in the City – The Opening of Oasia Hotel Downtown, Singaporeinto Singapore's next waterfront city with a hive of business, commercial and r
A New Respite in the City – The Opening of Oasia Hotel Downtown, Singapore
Hospitality Net / Posted 2 days ago
into Singapore's next waterfront city with a hive of business, commercial and residential activities. With Tanjong Pagar MRT station right at the hotel's doorstep, guests can conveniently travel to anywhere in the city. About TFE Hotels A joint... Read more
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The Star
Owners want proof of safety threat to Ampang Park due to MRT constructionare applying to the High Court to get technical drawings and specifications fro
Owners want proof of safety threat to Ampang Park due to MRT construction
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
are applying to the High Court to get technical drawings and specifications from Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp) and two others to ascertain safety issues related to the construction of the MRT Line 2 project. The applicants'... Read more
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Rappler
Aquino's letdowns, Duterte's promisetraffic, and flooding – failures in mass transport most evident and consistentl
Aquino's letdowns, Duterte's promise
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
traffic, and flooding – failures in mass transport most evident and consistently seen in the regular breakdowns of MRT trains that crisscrossed EDSA. The long lines of commuters taking the MRT and passengers walking gingerly on railroad... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
We’ll go to PM office by MRT, Japan Ambassador in Bangladesh says“We will surely go to the Prime Minister’s Office by MRT,” he said at the inaug
We’ll go to PM office by MRT, Japan Ambassador in Bangladesh says
Bdnews24.com / Posted 3 days ago
“We will surely go to the Prime Minister’s Office by MRT,” he said at the inauguration of the construction works of MRT, mass rapid transit, in Dhaka on Sunday. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the construction of the MRT Line-6, which is an... Read more
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The China Post
Kaohsiung tram line extended by 4 stopsare also being constructed as part of the Taipei Metro. Light rail on trackA t
Kaohsiung tram line extended by 4 stops
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
are also being constructed as part of the Taipei Metro. Light rail on trackA tram operating as part of the Kaohsiung MRT is seen during trial runs, Sunday, June 26. The light rail line expanded to a further four stations Sunday. The system's... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Call me xenophobic. I don’t care! « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSus, private transport is a necessity? Given the inefficient public transport th
Call me xenophobic. I don’t care! « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 4 days ago
us, private transport is a necessity? Given the inefficient public transport that either breakdown frequently (our infamous MRT), or disappear when we need them the most (taxis during peak period), raising the cost of private transport (which is... Read more
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The Star
New services available at Kelana Jaya and Ampangof commuters and form an important link to the entire network that will also se
New services available at Kelana Jaya and Ampang
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
of commuters and form an important link to the entire network that will also see the construction and completion of three MRT lines and another LRT 3. The Kelana Jaya extension, which will run for 17km with 12 new stations from Lembah Subang to... Read more
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The Borneo Post
The station that Lambor builtwith some of his staff in front of the station building. KUCHING: The completi
The station that Lambor built
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
with some of his staff in front of the station building. KUCHING: The completion of the Kwasa Sentral Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Station (formerly known as Taman Industri Sungai Buloh Station) will be a success story for the Sarawakian Bumiputera... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Triumphs, tribulations, and challengesdelayed. Today, however, I ask you to remember and take strength from the progr
Triumphs, tribulations, and challenges
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
delayed. Today, however, I ask you to remember and take strength from the progress we have made,” he said. PROBLEMATIC MRT, METRO MANILA TRAFFIC President Aquino’s 2010 plan to improve the country’s transportation network, particularly create... Read more
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The Temasek Review
‘All 400 lifts in housing estate hit by power outage’ soon? « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSnothing would go wrong. Contingency plans were not needed as problems would be
‘All 400 lifts in housing estate hit by power outage’ soon? « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 4 days ago
nothing would go wrong. Contingency plans were not needed as problems would be solved only when they arises, similar to MRT breakdowns. Good planning? What would have happened if there was an emergency on the 30th or 40th floor? Town councils... Read more
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Rappler
What happens to Guadalupe Bridge during a quake?bridge include vehicular fire accidents, victims trapped under the fallen billb
What happens to Guadalupe Bridge during a quake?
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
bridge include vehicular fire accidents, victims trapped under the fallen billboards and debris from the collapsed MRT line. All photos by Alysha Nacino/ Rappler MANILA. Philippines – As a lone siren pierced through the air, Guadalupe... Read more
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Sun Star
Angara open to granting Duterte emergency powersbidding of transport sector maintenance, procurement of coaches, railway tracks
Angara open to granting Duterte emergency powers
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
bidding of transport sector maintenance, procurement of coaches, railway tracks, and signaling systems related to the LRT/MRT operations. Incoming Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said special powers to be granted to Duterte should "not be... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Educational pack launched by Lakes mountain rescue teamschool children an insight into a Lake District mountain rescue team has been l
Educational pack launched by Lakes mountain rescue team
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
school children an insight into a Lake District mountain rescue team has been launched. Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team (MRT) has been working with former team member and freelance writer Anja Phoenix to create a pack of materials to introduce... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Urban gondolas to ease trafficMaintenance also is low cost. If applied to Metro Manila, possible urban gondo
Urban gondolas to ease traffic
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
Maintenance also is low cost. If applied to Metro Manila, possible urban gondola routes are: Mall of Asia to the LRT-1 and MRT-3 joint station; Bonifacio Global City to Ayala-Makati; España to Elliptical Road with branches; and Quezon City to... Read more
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Starmometer
PayMaya Launches #NowNation Campaign to Empower the Filipino Millenials2016 by just using the promo code PAYMAYAxUBER.PayMaya with Beep The PayMaya V
PayMaya Launches #NowNation Campaign to Empower the Filipino Millenials
Starmometer / Posted 6 days ago
2016 by just using the promo code PAYMAYAxUBER.PayMaya with Beep The PayMaya Visa card also functions as a beep card in MRT and LRT. By simply reloading your card at the ticket booths or vending machines, you can avoid the long queues the next... Read more
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Spot.ph
A sneak peek at the epic Game of Thrones season finalebetween Davos and Melisandre And here's a special Game of Thrones bonus for fa
A sneak peek at the epic Game of Thrones season finale
Spot.ph / Posted 6 days ago
between Davos and Melisandre And here's a special Game of Thrones bonus for fans who are all too familiar with the MRT experience: The struggle is real for southbound commuters Beep card holders are basically VIPs The Season 6 finale... Read more
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Female Network
8 Crazy Things That Legit Commuters Experience EverydayWrecking Ball Different from “Lean-on-Me”, the Wrecking Ball happens when a pe
8 Crazy Things That Legit Commuters Experience Everyday
Female Network / Posted 6 days ago
Wrecking Ball Different from “Lean-on-Me”, the Wrecking Ball happens when a person you’re riding with in a very crowded MRT cart topples over during a sudden stop, hewing through everyone within a two-meter radius. The Wrecking Ball can also... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Free early morning MRT rides extended by another year to June 2017said on Thursday (Jun 23). Under the programme, commuters who end their journe
Free early morning MRT rides extended by another year to June 2017
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
said on Thursday (Jun 23). Under the programme, commuters who end their journey before 7.45am on weekdays at 18 designated MRT stations in the city area get to ride for free. The stations include Raffles Place, City Hall, Orchard, Tanjong Pagar and... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
‘Buwis Buhay’ | Six years of mishaps, state neglect of railway system – Bulatlatinsensitive remarks and attempts at downplaying the issue. There have been mor
‘Buwis Buhay’ | Six years of mishaps, state neglect of railway system – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 7 days ago
insensitive remarks and attempts at downplaying the issue. There have been more glitches in the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) 3 than the Light Rail Transit (LRT) 1 and 2, from broken railings to defective train doors and escalators. The Advocates... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Vector Aerospace completes first successful PT6A-140 engine test at South African facilitysudden stop and lightning strike events. Operators in Africa also benefit from
Vector Aerospace completes first successful PT6A-140 engine test at South African facility
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 days ago
sudden stop and lightning strike events. Operators in Africa also benefit from the support of Vector’s Mobile Repair Team (MRT), which is composed of 150 dedicated employees specifically focused on MRT operations globally. Our MRT operation is... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Quake drill declared a ‘big success’ in Metrowas simulated on Wednesday. The scenarios painted for the quake drill included
Quake drill declared a ‘big success’ in Metro
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
was simulated on Wednesday. The scenarios painted for the quake drill included the collapse of Guadalupe Bridge and the MRT station near it, the collapse of airport towers, looting at a shopping mall in Marikina, and several fires in Metro... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Traffic emergency powers in Augustmaintenance contracts, procurement of coaches, railway tracks and signalling sy
Traffic emergency powers in August
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
maintenance contracts, procurement of coaches, railway tracks and signalling systems, among others, related to the LRT and MRT operations would be done away with. “The restrictions in bidding rules, amounting to a time limited confiscation of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Zitan: Heart of a walkable districtwalkable lifestyle. More than being connected from within its community, the co
Zitan: Heart of a walkable district
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
walkable lifestyle. More than being connected from within its community, the condo also provides a direct link to the Shaw MRT station. The walk is relatively a short one as well owing to the condo’s strategic location near the corner of EDSA and... Read more
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