12 provincial bus routes to open in Central Luzon, Calabarzon

MANILA, Sept 28 (Mabuhay) — A total of 12 modified provincial bus routes would be opened in Central Luzon and Calabarzon starting September 30, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) announced Saturday. Under Memorandum Circular 2020-051, the buses...

‘Build, Build, Build’ important to revive PH economy

MANILA, (Mabuhay) — The government remains committed to implement its ambitious “Build, Build, Build” infrastructure program to revive the country’s economy that entered recession due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, Malacañang said on Thursda...

DBM releases P1.6B for CALA right-of-way acquisitions

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) has released P1.6 billion to partially cover right-of-way acquisitions and contract services for the Cavite-Laguna (CALA) Expressway project. The initial budget to jump-start the project was taken out of the...

San Miguel asks Malacañang to intervene in Cavite expressway bid

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – After it was disqualified from the bidding process, San Miguel Corp is asking Malacañang to reconsider its offer to build and operate the P34.5-billion Cavite Laguna Expressway (CALAX) Project of the government. In a 37-page memorandum appeal to Malacanang,...

Don Mariano bus driver in fatal crash dies – report

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Carmelo Calatcat, the driver of the speeding Don Mariano bus that fell off the Skyway on December 16 onto a van on the West Service Road below, has died, Radyo ng Bayan said. Calatcat, 39, left behind three orphaned children in Dinagat Island. He had been...