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DOTr to consider grievances of drivers, operators on the Jeepney Modernization Program

Posted on: December 12th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Some transport groups have once again expressed their concerns on the implementation of the Jeepney Modernization Program of the Department of Transportation (DOTr) next year. They claim...

DOTr eyes return of Sumitomo Corporation as MRT-3 maintenance provider

Posted on: November 30th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The maintenance and rehabilitation work is expected to begin before the year ends. There is huge chance that the Department of Transportation (DOTr) might bring back Sumitomo...

DOTr Usec. for rails Cesar Chavez resigns

Posted on: November 24th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – After one year of service in the government, Cesar Chavez submitted his irrevocable resignation to President Rodrigo Duterte as undersecretary for railways of the Department of Transportation. Chavez...

DOTr terminates contract of MRT-3 maintenance provider BURI

Posted on: November 7th, 2017 | No Comments
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has formally terminated its contract with the Busan Universal Rails Incorporated as the maintenance provider ng MRT Line 3. The DOTr nullified the contract for...

Graft charges filed vs. ex-DOTC Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya, 30 others

Posted on: October 23rd, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The lawyers of the Department of Transportation (DOTr) filed a graft complaint before the office of the Ombudsman against former Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) Secretary...

NAIA now off worst airports list for 2017 – travel website

Posted on: October 18th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) has inched its way out of the list of worst airports in the world. Based on the latest survey of a...

Proposed P800 daily installment for new jeepney units still too steep for drivers

Posted on: October 17th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Bong Nasul has been a driver/operator of jeepney for more than two decades now. In his everyday operation from five in the morning to three in the...

LTO apologizes for system glitch

Posted on: October 12th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has apologized to the public after the Land Transportation Office (LTO) experienced a glitch in its online system earlier. The glitch caused...

Cong. Ruffy Biazon gets stuck in MRT

Posted on: October 10th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Muntinlupa Representative Ruffy Biazon personally experienced technical glitches while onboard a train of the MRT-3 earlier Tuesday. The train had been on a stop for eight minutes...

DOTr plans return 48 Dalian trains to China

Posted on: September 13th, 2017 | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has sent letters to four international certifiers to examine the construction of 48 new train coaches for the Metro Rail Transit...