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Para po: Guide to Manila's Public Utility Vehicles

So what’s Para po? “Para po” is the term used or say when Filipinos arrived to their destination whenever they ride a public utility vehicle.  This is also the signal of the drivers to stop.   1,273 more words

Bob Layton editorial: Election lottery

When you buy a lottery ticket, you know the odds against winning, but you say, “If you don’t play, you can’t win.”

Now, ask what you think the odds are against picking a city councillor who will act on your needs. 204 more words


More Calgarians driving than taking the train downtown: 2017 report

The latest count of Calgarians commuting downtown has found more people are driving than taking transit to get to and from work.

The 2017 count collected data from 13 different locations. 422 more words


Behind the 'political pressure' that led to the 'afterthought' of Bukit Panjang LRT

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

Experts discuss challenges that arise when transport systems come as an “afterthought” to town planning, as Minister Khaw Boon Wan suggests was the case with BPLRT. 1,103 more words

Current Affairs

POE: Mas klaro na ngayon na ang mga MRT train na inorder noong nakaraang administrasyon ay hindi talaga compatible sa ating mga riles ngayon

Sen. Grace Poe on DOTr Budget:

Tinanong natin kung ano yung magiging proyekto nila by next year na kailangan nila.

Marami silang mga i-oorder na trains para sa mga ibang linya ng MRT at LRT, isa iyan sa sinasabi nila. 205 more words


Transportation minister staying 'open-minded' on whether HSR should run Hamilton LRT

Ontario’s transportation minister isn’t saying no to the notion that the Hamilton Street Railway (HSR) should operate the LRT, at least not yet.

Hamilton city council voted last month to ask… 163 more words