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MMDA: Make way for ‘Lasmayl’ truckers

NEW TRUCKING LINGO MMDA Chair Francis Tolentino on Friday spray-paints a sample “Lasmayl” marker for trucks covered by the so-called “last mile” scheme, which kicks off this Monday. MARIANNE BERMUDEZ

“Lasmayl’’ If you see this word on a cargo truck, it means it’s on a special trip for a delivery long overdue.

Posted: September 6th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Metro | Read More »

You think foreign investors are dumb?


President Noynoy is going on a trip to Europe and the United States soon to convince potential investors that they’re “safe” if they come to the Philippines.

Posted: September 6th, 2014 in Featured Columns,Headlines,Metro,On Target | Read More »

‘Lack of clarity’ on truck lanes breeding ‘kotong’


As it looks for solutions to the congestion at the Manila ports, Malacañang found itself dealing with another problem on the road: Extortionist traffic officers preying on truckers.

Posted: September 6th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Metro | Read More »

Metro traffic blame game goes on

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A blame game is in full swing following the horrendous traffic gridlock on Friday along the southbound lane of the North Luzon Expressway (NLEx) and roads leading to the Port of Manila.

Posted: September 6th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Alabang terminal opens to provincial buses Wednesday

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Starting Wednesday, more than 500 provincial buses from Southern Luzon, which do not have terminals at their designated end points in Metro Manila will now be accommodated at the temporary terminal in Alabang, Muntinlupa, after the city government ironed out a provisional traffic plan with the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) and the Land Transportation and Franchise Regulatory Board (LTFRB).

Posted: August 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »