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Statistics provided by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) reveal that the Philippines sees an alarming number of road mishaps nationwide. According to the DPWH: There are 10,379 road fatalities in the country every year 53 percent of these fatalities involve motorcyclist deaths Additionally, 69 percent of road crash …

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The European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (ECCP) has partnered with automotive and mobility leaders for the Safer Mobility and Logistics Conference and Exhibition designed to make our roads safer for motorists and other users alike. The ECCP-led event, which aims to promote engagement and collaboration between private and …

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The following roads will undertake reblocking and repairs by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) starting 11 PM tonight, September 6, until September 9: Southbound: EDSA Bansalangin to North Ave. U-turn (5th lane from sidewalk) EDSA Eugenio Lopez – Timog MRT Station Lagarian Creek to Arayat Cubao EDSA …

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Eyeing to open the first 10-kilometer segment of the Cavite-Laguna Expressway (CALAX) this October, Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar with the DPWH Technical Team, along with Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation subsidiary MP CALA Holdings, Inc. executives inspect the construction development of the alignment starting from …

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Far-flung communities in Sitio Apas, Mananao, Barangay Wawa, Abra de Ilog, Occidental Mindoro are now accessible through the road concreting project of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) funded under the Payapa at Masaganang Pamayanan (PAMANA) program of the Office of the Presidential Adviser of the Peace Process …

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Here are the roads that will undergo reblocking and repairs this payday weekend starting 11 PM tonight, August 30, until Monday, September 2, 5 AM. SOUTHBOUND: 1. EDSA cor. Bulacan St. to Philam (1st lane from center island)2. EDSA Eugenio Lopez – Timog MRT Station Lagarian Creek to Arayat Cubao3. …

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Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark A. Villar announced the completion of the road concreting project that will serve as an inter-regional link between Cagayan in Region 2 and Apayao in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR). Started in February 2018 with a total allocation of PHP62.263 million funded under the …

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A joint road project of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and NLEX Corporation was opened on Tuesday, August 20, that would give a faster and more convenient travel in Bulacan up to the central and northern part of Luzon. The new 600-meter Balagtas northbound entry provides direct …

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will undertake road reblocking on various national roads in Metro Manila from 11 PM Friday, August 16, until 5 AM Monday, August 19. With clearance from the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), DPWH-National Capital Region (DPWH-NCR) Director Ador G. Canlas said that …

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On Wednesday, August 7, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) said that it will be able to fulfill President Rodrigo Duterte‘s promise of reducing the travel time from Cubao to Makati to five minutes by December. DPWH’s chairperson of the Build, Build, Build (BBB) committee Anna Mae Lamentillo …

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The first phase of the 1.6-kilometers bypass road project that will cut travel time between Marcos Highway and J.P. Rizal Street in Marikina City has been completed by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH). In his report, DPWH National Capital Region Director Ador Canlas announced the completion of …

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President Rodrigo Duterte has inaugurated the PHP717.67-million Candon Bypass Road Project situated at Barangay Oaig-Daya in Ilocos Sur, yesterday, July 24. The four-lane, 7.319-kilometer bypass road project decongests the traffic along Manila North Road bound for Manila and to the northern towns of Ilocos Sur, Ilocos Norte, and Abra. It …

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is advising motorists that Elliptical Road in Quezon City will undergo weekend repairs, starting this Friday, July 26, to address perennial flooding in the area. A flood control measure of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), the repair works involves the elevation …

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More tourists are expected to visit Macagtas Dam Eco Park in Catarman, Northern Samar with the improvement of its access road built by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH). In her report to DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar, DPWH Region 8 Director Nerie Bueno said that the 700-meter …

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) announced on Thursday, July 18, its plans to update the sloped lanes on Elliptical Road in the Quezon City Memorial Circle, as these have been deemed to be the primary cause of flooding in the area. In a press conference in Makati, MMDA General …

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