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It’s the right time to be a member of the Philippine National Police, Armed Forces of the Philippines, and the local government of Santa Ana, Cagayan these days. Where else can you serve your country, wear a uniform, and drive 50 luxury cars that include a Hummer, Pajero–or even a …

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Following threats of getting killed by President Duterte during his fourth State of the Nation Address delivered last July, it seems the Land Transportation Office (LTO) is one of the five companies mentioned that’s finally shaping up. In fact, Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) Director General  Jeremiah Belgica has named it one …

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The Road Board is dead. Thanks to President Rodrigo Duterte, he has already signed its demise into law with Republic Act No. 11239. Republic Act No. 11239, which dissolves the Road Board under the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), is transferring its PHP45 billion Motor Vehicle User’s Charge (MVUC) fund …

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The rising oil prices in the world market is keeping the senators nervous in their seats–enough to urge the President to suspend the excise tax imposed on petroleum products before it reaches critical levels. Critical levels here means that the per barrel price of oil continues to remain at USD80 …

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President Rodrigo Duterte led the the send off ceremony last September 26, Wednesday, at Camp General Vicente Lim in Calamba City, Laguna, for the distribution of 250 brand new transport vehicles that will be used in various cities, districts, and municipal jails across the country. “This will be the biggest …

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If President Rodrigo Duterte was once prolific in his speeches about his ambitious “Build, Build, Build” projects, then he’s now singing a different tune to the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), which is “Finish It, Finish It, Finish It.” This is following a speech he did in Davao …

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Rodolfo Fariñas

House Majority Floor Leader Rodolfo Fariñas and other Congress leaders asked the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) to give House members parliamentary immunity from minor traffic violations, especially if they are on their way to attend House sessions. Fariñas reminded MMDA of a constitutional provision that states congressmen, as well …

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President Duterte sees the “Build, Build, Build Plan” as a means to usher in a “Golden Age of Infrastructure” for the Philippines. This six-year infrastructure program under the “Dutertenomics” policy aims to make the country a “prosperous, predominantly middle-class society” by improving and developing  infrastructure programs for transportation (roads, bridges, …

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PISTON members in protest

Members of transport group PISTON warns the public of a much bigger “No To Jeepney Phase-Out Coalition” protest that will take place during President Duterte’s State-of-the-Nation Address (SONA) on Monday, July 24. This is after staging a transport caravan yesterday that left commuters (particularly in Bulacan) stranded on the streets. Piston’s …

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