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LOOK: Pasig opens bike boxes at Kapitolyo intersections to make roads safer for cyclists

Intersections are notoriously difficult for cyclists. But with the newly unveiled designated priority areas at Kapitolyo, Pasig aims to make them a little less stressful for two-wheeled commuters

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LRT-2 East extension now open and free for 2 weeks, but not all commuters are happy

With two new stations, the train line promised a 30 to 40-minute travel time from Recto to Antipolo. But on its opening day, passengers had to disembark at Santolan to get to Antipolo and vice versa via a shuttle train

The LRT-2 stations from Santolan to Anonas are (finally) resuming full operations today

The Santolan and Recto stations’ last commercial trips are at 8:30 p.m. and 9 p.m., respectively

STAR, SLEX, Skyway, NAIAX and TPLEX waive toll fees for Christmas and New Year

As part of San Miguel Corporation’s yearly tradition, all its tollways are free for motorists from Dec. 24, 10 p.m. to Dec. 25, 6 p.m., and on Dec. 31, 10 p.m. to Jan. 1, 6 a.m.

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Commuter alert: No MRT-3 ride for the next two weekends

Commuters might want to take a rain check on their plans for the next two…

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MRT-3 to run 50kph by November, but to do that it will temporarily shut down next week

Just when trains are starting to accommodate more passengers, MRT-3 will temporarily be shut down…

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You won’t need Beep cards to board EDSA busway for now

The pandemic has made the daily commute to work more stressful than usual, and the…

Bus riders complain about P80 cashless cards but Beep manufacturer insists it can’t be waived

This week, public utility buses plying the EDSA busway route have begun collecting cashless fares…

Medical experts back <1m distance in PUVs as long as ‘7 commandments’ are followed—the what?

Starting this week, more commuters can now be accommodated in trains, modern public utility vehicles…

Good news, commuters: UV Express is back. Here’s what you need to know

ICYMI: UV Express vans are back on the road. The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory…