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The revival will come after they have fully implemented the EDSA Bus Ban.
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority seems to have quite a lot up their sleeves, especially where EDSA traffic is concerned. Once the agency is done fully implementing the ban on provincial buses, another ban is also being planned—this time on singles-only cars, said a report by CNN Philippines.Officially called the Expanded ...
 
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Answer: Pretty damn fast
Five minutes. That’s the travel time from Makati City to Cubao the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is gunning for following President Rodrigo Duterte’s promise that such a blitz would be possible come December 2019.Five minutes.We’re checking on Google Maps right now and according ...
 
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A solution to a problem a lot of us are having
There’s been something going on lately with everyone’s favorite navigation app. If you’ve noticed, Waze no longer gives you the quickest route to your destination by default. Instead, it gives you a route that sometimes makes your trip longer. I’ve personally seen ...
 
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Are you looking forward to its opening?
Late in 2018, a small portion of the new Skyway Stage 3 was opened to the public. In the grand scheme of the project, it wasn’t much more than a kilometer-long stretch of elevated expressway before the intersection of Gil Puyat Avenue, but it ...
 
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At least it's not during the work week.
Planning to spend Holy Week within the confines of Metro Manila? That’s fine, but you’d do best to take note of the numerous road closures being implemented across the metro.Makati City has announced that dozens of roads will be closed to traffic throughout Holy ...
 
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They're in the front lines in this war against traffic jams.
“The whole concept of Waze is rooted in the community. You help other Wazers by driving and sharing your traffic data so that they can be routed away from traffic,” says Ada—a level 5 Waze map editor in the Philippines, and a volunteer at that.“You help ...
 
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Didn't we already talk about this?
Remember the driver-only ban the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority(MMDA) wanted to put into effect on EDSA a while back? Well apparently, the idea is as alive as ever, as the agency says it continues to push for its implementation.Before we continue, let’s jog our memories. ...
 
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Good news, Metro Manila drivers.
Aside from the traffic carmageddon Metro Manila residents have to face on a daily basis, there’s one other issue drivers, in particular have to deal with: coding day.It’s that time of the week when car owners have to either succumb to the skyrocketing cost ...
 
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As part of the 'road diet' proposal
It looks like motorcycle riders might soon breathe a little easier on EDSA—at least if the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority’s (MMDA) latest idea pushes through.The MMDA has announced that it is now considering making one of EDSA’s lanes exclusive to motorcycles. The ...
 
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Yes, please
It goes without saying that moving around Metro Manila is a major pain in the a**, regardless of whether you drive a car or take public transportation. But it isn’t just the wasted time or everyday hassle of commuting that gets on ...
 
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Follow this guide from Waze if you don't want to get stuck in traffic during the holidays,
With the sad state of transportation in the Philippines, it goes without saying that the Christmas season is one of the most stressful times to be on the road. As families leave for holiday trips or reunions in their respective provinces, it ...
 
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Delaying the inevitable.
In a recent report published by www.entrepreneur.com.ph, it was announced that the Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge, also known as the Rockwell Bridge, which connects Estrella Street in Rockwell, Makati to Barangka Drive in Mandaluyong, will be closed to traffic this week.There's some good news. ...
 
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The DPWH has announced some scheduled repairs.
It's always extra frustrating to get stuck in standstill traffic on a weekend. Well, make sure to prepare your routes in advance as the Department of Public Works and Highways released a traffic advisory yesterday, August 31, announcing road repairs around Metro Manila. ...
 
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Road repairs are upon us.
Looking forward to enjoying the long weekend? So are we. But it's going to be kind of difficult to do so if you're stuck in traffic half of the time, so be sure to take note of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority's ...
 
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Find a carpool buddy ASAP
You better find a carpooling buddy soon, because the Metro Manila Council (MMC) and Metropolitan Manila Development Authority's (MMDA) ban on driver-only cars will start its trial phase next week.MMDA spokesperson Celine Pialago told Top Gear over the phone that the trial phase ...
 
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Especially around the Batasan Complex area.
If there's one thing we're sure about President Rodrigo Duterte's upcoming State of the Nation Address tomorrow, July 23, it's heavy traffic in certain parts of Quezon City. Every year, the SONA attracts not only a multitude of politicians expected to attend, ...
 
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We tried booking a ride with the three TNCs that recently launched operations in the capital region
The series of announcements that at least three transport network companies (TNCs) have finally launched operations in Metro Manila in the last few months was greeted with happy excitement by ride-hailing commuters in the capital region. Since Uber ceased operation in the Philippines ...
 
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But only at night, thankfully.
The northeast portion of Pasig nearby the Manggahan Floodway and Cainta doesn't exactly have the most smooth-sailing traffic, especially during the morning rush. Now if you live in the East, get ready for things to get a little bit more intense. The ...
 
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You can't be if you don't follow even just one of these rules.
What's one thing Filipino motorists have mastered over years upon years of plying Manila's traffic-infested streets? It's not maneuvering in and out of jam-packed lanes, finding alternate routes, or squeezing into claustrophobic parking spaces—though you do get points for these answers. It's ...
 
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The voices in your head don't count as additional passengers.
Do you take your car to and from work, alone, on a daily basis? If your answer is yes, we might have some bad news for you.According to documents we received from the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), public and private vehicles with only ...
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