Editorial: Crafting Local Public Transport Route Plan

The issuance of Executive Order (EO) 5, series of 2023, by Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia on Tuesday, Jan. 31, definitely saved commuters—several of whom work at business process outsourcing firms at the Cebu IT Park in Cebu City—from misery. The EO extended the validity of 150 modernized public utility vehicles’ special permits for 45 days […]

Plans towards improved transport

Transport is widely seen as a fundamental driver of the economy as it significantly impacts the everyday lives of people. Such systems provide access to goods and opportunities, both for people and businesses, in various locations. Thus, on one hand, substandard transport systems could affect economic activities and people’s lives. The Philippines’ transport system is […]

NEC Wins Industry Awards Highlighting Open RAN Leadership

TOKYO, Dec 9, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced the company was named winner in the ‘Best Vendor’ category at the prestigious Telecom Review Global Excellence Awards (bit.ly/3W1CNOf) for delivering the most open and high-performance 5G networks. The award win recognizes NEC’s investment and innovation across its NEC […]

DoTr’s Bautista pitches transport investments to Swiss companies

TRANSPORTATION Secretary Jaime J. Bautista invited Swiss to invest in Philippine transport infrastructure projects via public-private partnerships (PPP), his department said in a statement on Wednesday.  “Speaking at the Swiss Innovation Exhibit that marked 65 years of Philippine-Swiss relations at Hyatt Hotel on Oct. 25, Sec. Bautista wants to fast-track the completion of big-ticket transport […]

DoTr urges expanded regional partnerships after EU air travel deal

THE Transportation department said on Monday that it will work with partners within Southeast Asia to help develop the region’s transport connectivity, after the signing of an air transport agreement with the European Union (EU). “In his first ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Transport Ministers Meeting over the weekend, Secretary Jaime J. Bautista stressed […]

Thailand’s Roads & Traffic Infrastructure Leaders to Gather In-Person in Bangkok this October for the Inaugural Roads & Traffic Expo Thailand

BANGKOK, Oct 12, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Roads & Traffic Expo Thailand launches this October in Bangkok. Over 1,000 experts from across Thailand and beyond will be in attendance at BITEC on 26- 27 October to explore the latest innovative solutions, make new connections and help advance Thailand’s roads & traffic […]

Landbank vows full support for public transport programs

THE Land Bank of the Philippines (Landbank) renewed its commitment to the Department of Transportation (DOTr) to fully support programs that provide more efficient, convenient and modern public transportation to Filipino commuters. During a courtesy visit on Sept. 2, 2022, Landbank president and chief executive officer Cecilia Borromeo met with DOTr Secretary Jaime J. Bautista […]

LTFRB urges transport coops to renew certificate of good standing

THE Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board in Central Visayas (LTFRB 7) has urged all transport service cooperatives to renew their Certificate of Good Standing (CGS) at the Office of Transport Cooperative (OTC), an attached agency of the Department of Transportation.LTFRB 7 Director Eduardo Montealto Jr. said that only three out of the 69 transport […]

NEC Drives Expansion of All Optical Networks

TOKYO, Sep 15, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) is driving expansion of All Optical Networks with the introduction of its “SpectralWave WX Series,” a lineup of open specifications-compliant, open optical transport products. The lineup is built based on standards defined by Open ROADM and Telecom Infra Project’s (TIP) Phoenix […]

How Technology Contributes to Economical Gaps in Southeast Asia

Singapore, Jul 4, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – cThe survey counted 206 professionals in the public services sector across the largest economies in Southeast Asia: Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines & Vietnam. The same survey showed that 60.6% of respondents believe that business intelligence software is the DX solution that brings the largest benefits […]

MHI Thermal Systems’ Plug-in Hybrid Transport Refrigeration Units Receive Technology Award from Japan Society of Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers

TOKYO, Jun 23, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Thermal Systems, Ltd. (MHI Thermal Systems), a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, received the 49th “Technology Award” from the Japan Society of Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (hereafter, JSRAE) for their “Refrigeration unit TE20/30 series used for plug-in hybrid transport” […]

Ev Dynamics Selected to Supply Electric Light Buses to a Government Sustainable Public Mobility Pilot Scheme

HONG KONG, May 11, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Ev Dynamics (Holdings) Limited (the “Company”, Stock Code: 476, together with its subsidiaries, collectively “Ev Dynamics” or the “Group”), a provider of new energy vehicles and integrated technology solutions, has been selected by the Hong Kong SAR Government as a prequalified supplier of electric […]

LTFRB: No transport fare hike in CV

DESPITE the successive oil price hikes in the country, there will be no increase in public transport fares in Central Visayas.This was what Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) 7 Director Eduardo Montealto Jr. reiterated Monday as oil companies prepared to impose another price hike on Tuesday, March 8, 2022.Montealto said a transport group […]

Transport sector told to observe protocols amid Omicron threat

THE TRANSPORTATION department has ordered the sector to enforce health protocols amid a fresh surge in coronavirus infections probably spurred by the highly mutated Omicron variant. “The safety of commuters is paramount,” Transportation Secretary Arthur P. Tugade said in a statement at the weekend. “We must make sure that health protocols are strictly implemented in all […]