Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «vehicles»

January 8, 2019 7:29 AM Hyundai shows off walking car project at CES 2019

Hyundai's Elevate project is billed as an unprecedented 'Ultimate Mobility Vehicle' that combines technology from electric cars with robotics LAS VEGAS, USA – South Korean car maker Hyundai on Monday, January 7, gave a look at work it is doing on a vehicle with robotic legs to let it walk or crawl over treacherous terrain. Hyundai showed off its Elevate 171

December 24, 2018 6:09 AM South Korea fines BMW $10 million over engine fires

SEOUL, South Korea – South Korea said Monday, December 24, it will fine German automaker BMW 11.2 billion won ($10 million) for allegedly dragging its feet in recalling cars with faulty engines linked to dozens of engine fires. BMW vehicles bursting into flames made headlines in South Korea earlier this year, with local media reporting more than 40 cases 125

December 23, 2018 10:05 AM IN PHOTOS: MMFF 2018 Parade of Stars

The annual parade saw stars brave the rains to represent their films MANILA, Philippines – The 2018 Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) Parade of Stars pushed through on Sunday, December 23 in Parañaque city, despite the gloomy weather. The parade included floats featuring the 8 films competing in the MMFF: Fantastica: The Princess, The Prince, and The Perya 141

December 18, 2018 8:10 AM LOOK: Cavitex southbound flyover now open to motorists

The Department of Public Works and Highways says the new flyover would ease traffic as motorists can skip the stoplight at the corner of Pacific Avenue in Parañaque City CAVITE, Philippines – The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) officially opened the southbound flyover along the Manila-Cavite Expressway (Cavitex) on Tuesday, December 18. The elevated 133

November 17, 2018 12:09 AM Poe: Insurance coverage of buses, jeeps to continue, benefits doubled

The insurance coverage of public utility vehicles (PUVs) will extend past its expiration on Nov. 18 for the protection of the riding public, Sen. Grace Poe said. A few days before the insurance cover of buses and jeepneys lapsed, Poe said the Insurance Commission (IC) issued Circular Letter 2018-59 dated Nov. 15 that effectively implements a status quo on the Passenger 130

November 5, 2018 11:30 AM Duterte inaugurates Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange

The Department of Transportation says the PITX will begin operations in the second week of November The PITX is the Philippines' first "landport," which offers provincial and in-city transportation transfers between Metro Manila and nearby provinces. (LOOK: The Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange) The President himself went around the facility on Monday 155

October 9, 2018 5:40 AM ‘Have political will’ – Tugade on PUV modernization

Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade urged members of government on Tuesday to “have political will” as he continued to push for the modernization of the country’s public utility vehicles (PUV). “For the sake of this country, let us have political will,” Tugade said in a statement. The day before, Sen. Grace Poe announced that the Land Transportation 65

October 8, 2018 9:02 PM ’Tis the season for malls to open an hour later than usual

Malls on major roads in Metro Manila will once again adjust their operating hours to avoid contributing to the expected traffic buildup during the holiday season. After a dialogue with the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), all malls of SM Supermalls, Ayala Malls and Robinsons located on Edsa, Marcos Highway, Commonwealth Avenue and C5 Road will open on weekdays 85

October 5, 2018 3:45 AM 3 dead, 2 hurt in Quezon road accidents

LUCENA CITY – Two motorcycle riders and a cyclist died in two separate road accidents in Catanauan and Candelaria towns in Quezon province on Thursday, police said. Police Officer 3 Dexter Bata, Catanauan police investigator, said brothers Albert de los Santos, 28m and Alexander, 18, who was driving, lost control of their vehicle while traversing the national 63

October 3, 2018 10:38 AM Hospital to give ‘free injection’ to owners of illegally parked cars

Illegal parking is a problem experienced by many countries, including the Philippines where parking in side streets is a norm. In order to deal with such violations, a hospital in Japan has resolved to give “free injections” to hardheaded car owners. Seibu General hospital has had enough of non-hospital visitors who park their cars in the hospital’s 66