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Rene Santiago

Congestion is a growing problem

January 8, 2016

DEMAND AND SUPPLY By Boo Chanco (The Philippine Star) January 8, 2016   LOS ANGELES, California – Urban congestion is becoming an increasingly explosive social issue here. An opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal the other week talked about how a green conscious California is keeping what looks like an ecologically designed new community […]


Categories: Boo Chanco / DOTC / Opinion / Rene Santiago


DOTC ignores suggestion

August 24, 2015

DEMAND AND SUPPLY By Boo Chanco (The Philippine Star) August 24, 2015   It is bad enough that the guys at DOTC and MMDA seem incapable in dealing with our transport needs. They also do not welcome meaningful suggestions from concerned citizens on how to make our traffic problems bearable. Par for the course. DOTC […]


Categories: Boo Chanco / Opinion / Rene Santiago


Ending Metro Manila traffic woes

September 15, 2014

By Rene Santiago (The Philippine Daily Inquirer) September 14, 2014   Can Metro Manila’s traffic woes ever disappear?” The National Academy of Science and Technology asked me that question at its 36th Annual Scientific Meeting on July 9. For harassed Metro Manila commuters, it is a question begging for an answer—yesterday. Our traffic congestion has […]


Categories: Opinion / Rene Santiago