DENSO Expands Vision Sensor Detection Angle for Subaru Legacy Outback, Crosstrek Models

KARIYA, JAPAN, Sep 27, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – DENSO Corporation today announced it has expanded the detection angle of its vision sensor, increasing the sensor’s ability to recognize pedestrians and bicycles around a vehicle to improve road safety. The vision sensor is used on some grades of the SUBARU Legacy Outback, announced […]

All domestic flights at MCIA to return to T1

The Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) announced on Friday, Sept. 16, 2022, that it will operate all domestic departures and arrivals at Terminal 1 effective Oct. 15.Effectively, Terminal 2 will be dedicated for all International Departures and Arrivals.“MCIA continues to experience increased domestic traffic with domestic demand now at 67 percent of pre-pandemic levels,” the airport […]

Editorial: Traffic management

It’s upsetting to learn that there have been six City Traffic Management System (CTMS) personnel in Lapu-Lapu City who tested positive for using illegal drugs. The CTMS personnel were among the 50 City Hall employees subjected to random tests on Monday, Aug. 1, 2022, and with the result these six traffic enforcers risk losing their […]

Minglanilla unveils new command center; new traffic chief introduced

THE municipal government of Minglanilla is finally getting a boost in it traffic enforcement and management capability.This after Minglanilla Mayor Rajiv Enad and officials of the Minglanilla Traffic Command (Mitcom) unveiled its new traffic command center, which featured cameras that can do facial and vehicle plate recognition capability.The unveiling of Mitcom’s new command center occurred […]

GMR Megawide sees pre-pandemic flight traffic by Q4

GMR MEGAWIDE Cebu Airport Corp. (GMCAC), the private operator of Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA), expects domestic flight traffic to return to pre-pandemic levels by the fourth quarter. “While we expect to return to pre-pandemic numbers (for domestic) by the fourth quarter this year, it still also depends on how quickly international traffic also resumes in […]

New traffic committee vows to impose discipline

THE Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) will strengthen its campaign against unauthorized private vehicles that use sirens and blinkers to avoid traffic rules.During the first meeting of the newly formed Cebu City Traffic Management Coordination Committee on Wednesday, July 13, 2022, a resolution was passed asking the CCTO to intensify the apprehension of these violators.Committee […]

Megawide sees improvement in MCIA’s international traffic

INTERNATIONAL passenger traffic is expected to increase at the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) as travel restrictions further ease, Megawide Construction Corp. said on Friday, July 1, 2022.“In the airport segment, the company is expecting a boost in international numbers at MCIA, particularly with the opening of the thrice-weekly Cebu-Istanbul route via Turkish Airlines and the […]

Mike taps ex-councilor as traffic board head

CEBU City Mayor Michael Rama has appointed former city councilor Rico Rey Francis “Koko” Holganza as chairman of the City Traffic Operations Management (Citom) Board.Rama told reporters Tuesday, June 14, 2022, that he wanted Holganza for the position in order to bring “sanity” to the city’s traffic situation, including educating motorists of their responsibilities.Another reason […]

NEC Provides AI-based Traffic Monitoring System with Fiber-optic Sensing Technology for NEXCO CENTRAL

TOKYO, May 24, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – NEC Corporation has deployed an AI-based traffic monitoring system to Central Nippon Expressway Company Limited (NEXCO CENTRAL). The system uses fiber-optic sensing and AI technologies to visualize traffic conditions, such as the location, speed, and direction of travel, from vibrations produced by vehicle movement. Figure […]

Megawide sees better numbers in Q2 as Mactan airport traffic improves

PASSENGER and cargo volumes at the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) are expected to further grow in the second quarter amid relaxed mobility restrictions and the election period, Megawide Construction Corp. said. “With relaxed travel restrictions locally and globally and campaign/election period in May, we expect the numbers to improve in Q2 (second quarter),” Megawide said […]

Honda Unveils the World Premiere of Advanced Future Safety Technologies toward the Realization of its Goal for Zero Traffic Collision Fatalities by 2050

TOKYO, Nov 26, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – Honda Motor Co., Ltd. held the world premiere of advanced future safety technologies Honda is currently developing for the realization of a society where everyone sharing the road will be liberated from the risk of traffic collisions and enjoy freedom of mobility with total peace […]

House panel approves bill regulating operation of motorcycle-for-hire 

THE HOUSE of Representatives’ transport committee approved Wednesday a measure that would allow and regulate the use of motorcycles as public utility vehicles.     In a hearing, the panel approved an unnumbered substitute bill and committee report known as the proposed Motorcycles-for-Hire Regulation Act.   The bill, if signed into law, will amend Republic Act 4136 or the Land Transportation and […]

Fujitsu Introduces AI technology Enabling Highly Accurate Prediction of Vessel Collision Risks on Complex Maritime Routes

TOKYO, Sep 28, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – Fujitsu Limited today announced the introduction of a highly-accurate AI technology to predict vessel collision risks on complex sea routes including bay areas. Field trials were conducted between November 2020 and September 2021 under an outsourcing contract with the Japan Coast Guard to demonstrate the […]