9 months DOTr still pushes emergency powers to ease traffic MB
By Philippine News Agency MANILA — The Department of Transportation (DOTr) will continue to push for the granting by Congress of emergency powers to address the country’s traffic situation. Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade gestures during the Senate inquiry on the August 16 Xiamen Air accident at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport at Senate Building in Pasay city, August 29,2018. (Czar Dancel / MANILA BULLETIN) “The President is right. The emergency powers, if this was passed, is part of a basket of solutions. These are the emergency powers, MRT, LRT, PUV modernization. All solutions must come together to solve traffic,” Transportation ... more