A transport official downplayed the possibility of shutting down the operation of the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) because of the recently recurring problem of broken rails, saying there is still enough stock to replace problematic sections of the track.
A Liberal Party stalwart on Friday chided United Nationalist Alliance spokesperson Toby Tiangco for dragging Interior Secretary Mar Roxas into the MRT issue.
By Danilo V. Adorador III
A sister ferry of the ill-fated MV Maharlika 2 has been barred from sailing, raising questions about the seaworthiness of the government-operated fleet.
The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) has been given by President Aquino the go-signal to prepare a feasibility study for a high speed rail to this economic zone as the department searches for solutions to continuing problems besetting one of its busiest railways, the Metro Rail Transit (MRT).
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
President Benigno Aquino III on Monday said he would meet with Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya to discuss the problems involving the Metro Rail Transit (MRT).