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DOTr, JICA agree on 43-month MRT rehab

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Japanese government, through the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), have finalized on Friday, May 11, the terms...

Soldiers get 1-year free MRT-3 rides

MEMBERS OF the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) — which includes the military, navy, and air force — will get to ride the...

Audit of China-made trains almost complete, requires weighing test

THE independent auditor of the Metro Rail Transit (MRT)-3 trains bought from Chinese firm Dalian Locomotive said that a weighing test should be done, the...

Philippines, Japan on track for new MRT deal

By Patrizia Paola C. Marcelo Reporter THE PHILIPPINE and Japanese governments are on track to ink a deal for a new maintenance contract for the Metro...

Gov’t still studying MPIC proposal to take over MRT-3

THE GOVERNMENT is still evaluating Metro Pacific Investments Corp.’s (MPIC) unsolicited proposal for the rehabilitation and takeover of the Metro Rail Transit Line-3 (MRT-3)...

PHL, Japan to complete talks on new MRT-3 maintenance agreement

By Patrizia Paola C. Marcelo Reporter TALKS BETWEEN the Philippine and Japanese governments for a new maintenance deal for the Metro Rail Transit-3 (MRT-3)are seeing progress...

Poe: MRT’s ‘current system is already on last leg’

  “THE FREQUENT breakdowns of the MRT, especially during the latter part of 2017, only tells us that the current system is already on its...

Firms behind BURI barred from gov’t projects

By Patrizia Paola C. Marcelo Reporter THE DEPARTMENT of Transportation (DoTr) on Tuesday, Dec. 26, clarified that companies behind the joint venture Busan Universal Rail, Inc....

Abaya charged anew over MRT contract with Busan

FORMER TRANSPORTATION secretary Joseph Emilio A. Abaya was charged anew before the Office of the Ombudsman in connection with the P3.8-billion maintenance contract between...

DoTr eyes ‘sabotage’ in latest MRT mishap

AN OFFICIAL of the Department of Transportation (DoTr) has raised the possibility of sabotage behind the latest mishap affecting the Metro Rail Transit or...

DoTr terminates BURI’s MRT-3 maintenance deal

THE Department of Transportation (DoTr) said it terminated the maintenance contract held by Busan Universal Rail, Inc. (BURI) for Metro Rail Transit (MRT)-3. The DoTr...

Construction of rail common station to begin today

CONSTRUCTION OF the capital’s railway Common Station, a long-standing project of the Department of Transportation (DoTr) that will connect LRT-1, MRT-3, MRT-7, and the...

DBP looking to unload MRT-3 interest

THE Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) is interested in exiting its investment in the Metro Rail Transit (MRT)-3. “..It is in our books and...

Busan Rail calls for audit to validate MRT-3 defects

BUSAN Universal Rail, Inc. (BURI) yesterday called on the Department of Transportation (DoTr) to conduct a system audit to validate the cause of service ...

Light Rail Manila batting for operating deal with MRT-3 rehab

THE Light Rail Manila Corp. (LRMC) consortium has submitted to the government a comprehensive rehabilitation proposal for the Metro Rail Transit (MRT)-3, CEO Rogelio...

MPIC prepared to buy out shareholders of MRT-3

By Victor V. Saulon, Sub-Editor METRO PACIFIC Investments Corp. (MPIC) is prepared to buy out “certain shareholders” in Metro Rail Transit 3 (MRT-3), including the...

Ayala looks to partner with MPIC for MRT-3 rehab

By Krista A.M. Montealegre, National Correspondent AYALA CORP. plans to team up with Metro Pacific Investments Corp. (MPIC) to rehabilitate and upgrade the Metro Railway Transit (MRT)...