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Column on the ins and outs of the Philippine motoring world presented in well-written articles and essays.

Will a watered down TRAIN (tax reform legislation) derail the administration's Build build build program?

November 20, 2017 09:14   Tito F. Hermoso
Keeping TRAIN (tax reform bill) on Track image

The Inside Man takes a look at the progress of traffic a year into the Duterte Administration. Will we see less stressful travel soon?

October 30, 2017 16:27   Tito F. Hermoso
Metro's traffic, one year under Du30 image

While we are all excited about the new 5-year LTO license, many of us have to brave the longer wait, says the Inside Man

October 16, 2017 09:35   Tito F. Hermoso
Why it takes longer to renew your driver's license image

With billions earmarked for Metro Manila traffic alleviation, 2 projects will not only get the bulk of the finance and the headlines, but also the bulk of the headaches.

October 02, 2017 14:57   Tito F. Hermoso
Building the Metro subway and BRT: How hard can it be? image

The Inside Man's proposal to get the aging Jeepneys off the streets and provide stable job opportunities for the PUJ stakeholders.

September 11, 2017 15:39   Tito F. Hermoso
Rebooting the Jeepney system image

The Inside Man explains how the SCTEx a prime mover in the Philippine road network and the birthing pains behind its fruition

September 05, 2017 16:31   Tito F. Hermoso
SCTEx: Built against all odds image

What is the price of progress? 'Build, build, build' might just lead us into more debt. The Inside Man explains

August 14, 2017 12:51   Tito F. Hermoso
Build, build, build unto debt disaster? image

The Inside Man has a few suggestions for the new MMDA chief, and it's not just about coding

August 01, 2017 10:34   Tito F. Hermoso
What every (new) MMDA chairman should know image

Even with today's latest ETC technology, E-PASS still peforms better reckons the Inside Man

July 03, 2017 18:18   Tito F. Hermoso
Long live the E-Pass image

The the vehicle excise tax looming, The Inside Man voices his opposition, and his proposals, to HB 4774

June 19, 2017 13:12   Tito F. Hermoso
The Senate: The last stand vs. high auto excise taxes image