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For a lot of people, there’ll be a new car this year, more than we’d like to realize and acknowledge.
HAWTHORNE, US — Elon Musk on Tuesday took a break from futuristic electric cars and private space travel to unveil a low-cost tunnel he sees as a godsend for city traffic. The billionaire behind Tesla and SpaceX late Tuesday put the spotlight on the a 1.14 mile (1.8 kilometer) tunnel created by his Boring Company […]
MANILA, Philippines — The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) announced on Thursday the suspension of the coding scheme for the weeklong holiday break. MMDA Spokesperson Celine Pialago said in a text message sent to reporters that the number coding scheme for private vehicles is lifted starting Dec. 24 until Jan 2. No announcement yet from […]
The number coding scheme in Metro Manila would be lifted Friday, a regular holiday as the nation celebrates Bonifacio Day, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) announced Wednesday. The MMDA, however, said the cities of Makati and Las Piñas — both implementing an independent number coding system — have yet to issue their respective advisories […]
Dubai is set to upgrade and expand the smart system coverage of the city in a new project that aims to cut the time of detecting accidents and congestions build-up. The city’s Road and Transport Authority (RTA) gave a green light to the 590 million dirhams smart traffic systems expansion project (around $160 million or P8.4 […]
Yesterday, at the 2018 Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal, Volkswagen Group announced its development of a smart traffic management system powered by quantum computers to increase global road transport efficiency. The German manufacturer’s team of IT experts have recently developed a traffic management algorithm powered by quantum computers to precisely predict urban traffic movement. With this […]
Malls on major roads in Metro Manila will once again adjust their operating hours to avoid contributing to the expected traffic buildup during the holiday season. After a dialogue with the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), all malls of SM Supermalls, Ayala Malls and Robinsons located on Edsa, Marcos Highway, Commonwealth Avenue and C5 Road […]
Six bridges in Metro Manila have been closed for repairs since February, causing heavier traffic congestion as the holiday season nears. According to Melvin Navarro, National Capital Region director of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), the six bridges — Sevilla, Quirino, Otis, Old Sta. Mesa, Nagtahan and Tripa de Gallina — have […]
There has been a series of viral videos on social media showing people attempting to open doors of cars while stuck in traffic.
The Estrella-Pantaleon bridge linking Makati City and Mandaluyong city has been reopened is passable to motorists. Around 9:00pm of September 24, the orange barriers effectively closing the bridge were removed. According to nearby residents, several men drove up in a pick up truck and removed the barriers. The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) was unaware of […]