MPTC sets to complete 28 billion economic stimulus projects by 2022

The Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation (MPTC) has set for completion by 2022 a package of toll road infrastructure projects with a combined project budget of P28 billion.

Stay cable installation for CCLEX project starts

Builders of the Cebu-Cordova Link Expressway (CCLEX) has turned another corner in the construction of the P30-billion toll bridge project, even amid the Covid-19 pandemic, with the installation of its first stay cable.

Early OK of CTBEX proposal expected

The government is seeking to accelerate the approval of the P22.43-billion Cavite-Tagaytay-Batangas Expressway (CTBEX) proposal of the Metro Pacific Tollways Corp. (MPTC).

MPTC, SMC Tollways working to make their RFID stickers compatible

Metro Pacific Tollways Corp. and San Miguel Corp. Tollways have started testing ways to make their radio frequency identification (RFID) stickers compatible with each other’s tollway system, according to Romulo Quimbo, chief communications officer of MPTC.

FAQ: What is an RFID and how does it work on tollways?

With the impending shift of tollway systems from cash-based payments at toll plazas to an independent cashless system, many people are confused about how a radio frequency identification, or RFID, works.

MPTC adds more RFID lanes

Metro Pacific Tollways Corp. (MPTC) are adding more Easytrip radio frequency identification (RFID) lanes on the three of its expressways as part of ongoing efforts to do away with cash transactions.

Proposed Harbor Link extension to push through

Metro Pacific Tollways Corp. (MPTC)’s planned P16-billion elevated expressway extension of the Harbor Link is likely to push through, according to Department of Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar.

DPWH confident CTBEx to get NEDA nod this year

The P22.4-billion Cavite-Tagaytay-Batangas expressway (CTBEx) project is expected to secure the approval of the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) board this year, despite delays due to the community quarantine.

DOTr cites MPTC for contactless toll collection

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has commended the Metro Pacific Tollways Corp. (MPTC) which is now all set for the implementation of contactless toll collection transactions in its expressways in November.

MVP group to continue Philippines expansion

The MVP Group, the conglomerate of several regulated businesses chaired by tycoon Manuel V. Pangilinan, said the group would continue to expand in the country despite the crisis and regulatory hurdles.