The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is coordinating with city bus operators not to pass to commuters the additional fees due to the imposed provincial bus ban on EDSA. According to the ban, provincial buses are only allowed to drop passengers off in government terminals in Parañaque, Valenzuela City, and …

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A commuters’ welfare group is asking the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) to convert the franchises of provincial buses going to Metro Manila into city bus operations to serve commuters that might be affected by the planned closure of provincial bus terminals along Epifanio …

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The local government units in Metro Manila are supporting the initiative of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) to close down bus terminals on Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (EDSA). Edison ‘Bong’ Nebrija, MMDA traffic manager for EDSA, reiterated that Metro Manila mayors approved a resolution of the Metro Manila …

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will impose fines against provincial buses that will not comply with the “no loading and unloading policy” along Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (EDSA) as it began its strict enforcement yesterday, Monday, April 22. Violators face a fine of PHP500 for illegal loading and …

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The Department of Transportation (DOTr) is mulling new city bus routes in Metro Manila as the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) starts its strict enforcement of the “no loading and unloading policy” of provincial buses along Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (EDSA) after the Holy Week. DOTr Undersecretary for Road …

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After Holy Week, provincial buses that will load and unload passengers along EDSA and major roads in the metropolis will be apprehended. The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will start the apprehension by April 22. Those who will violate will face a P500 fine for illegal loading/unloading. MMDA General Manager …

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In what may very well be called a microcosm of Philippine society today, the Green Frog Hybrid Bus Company–which plys the Mall of Asia Complex to the C5/Kalayaan Avenue  route–has announced that it is canceling its ‘Honesty System’ scheme after it was determined that over 30 percent of its passengers …

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P2P Bus Cainta to Makati

Commuters can now avail of a new premium point to point (P2P) bus service from Cainta, Rizal to Makati City, according to the Department of Transportation (DOTr). The P2P buses of RRCG Transport with routes from Robinsons Cainta to Trasierra Street in Makati were launched last Monday, February 11. The …

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The Province of Cavite has opened another P2P route that will cater to residents of Noveleta and other neighboring towns of Salinas, Kawit, Cavite City and Tanza. There will be seven San Agustin Transport Service Corp. buses that will take the route going to Noveleta–Makati from its terminal at Purgold …

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The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) issued an order that effectively cancels all the 11 franchises of the Dimple Star Bus Company after it figured in multiple major road accidents that resulted in numerous injuries and deaths. According to LTFRB Chairman Martin Delgra III, the order to cancel …

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Daewoo PIMS 2018

Daewoo is back in business in the Philippines, only this time, it’s with a new distributor and it will be dealing in commercial vehicles. Now distributed by Columbian Manufacturing Corporation (CMANC), the company will showcase at the 7th Philippine International Motor Show (PIMS) its line of commercial vehicles, including its …

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Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corp. (MMPC) announced that its truck brand Fuso will participate at the seventh Philippine International Motor Show (PIMS). Fuso is all set to highlight its fleet of trucks and buses at the upcoming PIMS. Fuso said in a statement that its display in PIMS will allow showgoers …

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N Dela Rosa Liner, Inc. has heeded the call of the Department of Transportation “to help alleviate the current traffic woes” in the metropolis by participating in the government agency’s Premium Point-to-Point (P2P) bus operations program, with the opening of the Alabang-Lawton (and vice-versa) route. A bus transport operator headquartered …

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Good news to all commuters who take the Cavite-Makati route: The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has announced that P2P buses has now started operating the said route. You can now expect the 120-passenger Metro Express Premium P2P buses to ply through the Bacoor-Makati and Dasmariñas-Makati routes regularly. Both routes will …

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It seems that Scania is a company that wants to reduce its carbon footprint as it plans to show its new-generation trucks at the 2018 IAA Commercial Vehicles show in Hanover, Germany. Scania will show its new fleet of trucks that aims to deliver alternative solutions for carbon reduction. Scania …

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