Quantcast
Home » Department of Public Works and Highways You are browsing entries tagged with “Department of Public Works and Highways”

DPWH, please save those trees

By

Ogden Nash wrote that limerick as a parody of Joyce Kilmer’s poem “Trees,” and also of the billboards that were mushrooming and dotting the highways of the United States. Had he been in the Philippines lately, he would have written the last two lines differently: that unless the DPWH stops killing trees along the highways, he would never see a tree at all.

Posted: July 11th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Revisit road project’s bidding process, DPWH urged

I refer to the news item, titled “SMC firm DQd from road project” (Second Front Page, 6/13/14).

Posted: June 24th, 2014 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

PPP dilemma

The government—the Department of Public Works and Highways, in particular—is in a quandary: The highest financial bid it got for the P35.4-billion Cavite-Laguna expressway (Calax) project is only a little more than half of the offer of another bidder it had disqualified for an alleged technical or “typographical” error.

Posted: June 17th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Editorial,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Maynilad ‘obligated’ to cut water service

This is in reference to the editorial titled “Water warning” (4/13/14), which associated the Holy Week water service interruption of Maynilad with the dry season and the decreasing water level in Angat Dam.

Posted: April 16th, 2014 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Palm Sunday invasion

By

On Palm Sunday, people are likely to think of Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem, or of their sins, perhaps in preparation for Holy Week.

Posted: April 11th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Advertisement

News

  • Senators scored for probing own crime
  • Napoles ordered moved to Bicutan; joins Gigi Reyes
  • ‘Juan D’ star: I was physically threatened
  • 32 schools near Batasan Complex suspended Monday for Sona
  • Mere lip service
  • Sports

  • FIFA rejects calls to strip Russia of World Cup
  • LPU wins back-and-forth battle against EAC in NCAA
  • NBA star Brandon Jennings visits Under Armour in BGC, talks about Gilas
  • Benilde comes alive in the clutch, downs Mapua
  • Lin excited to join Lakers
  • Lifestyle

  • The ‘Cast’ phenomenon continues
  • Filipina lives her design dream in New York
  • Triszh reveals her Big Apple secrets
  • Reminiscing the ’90s at the Scout launch
  • And then there was Gishwhes
  • Entertainment

  • Jason Mraz sings about the heady pleasures of romance
  • Fifty Shades of Grey sizzles with movie trailer
  • Too much ‘retroactive remorse’ dilutes ‘Dyesebel’s’ finale
  • Weather fore cat, blue-by-blue account and other boob-tube booboos
  • Twisted sci-fi thrillers get under viewers’ skin
  • Business

  • What should Aquino’s Sona highlight?
  • IMF lowers growth forecast for PH
  • Stocks end flat
  • GT Capital sells P12B in bonds
  • Imports shrank 9.6% to $4.8B in May on lower oil shipments
  • Technology

  • PH slowest Internet speed in Asean
  • Marketers need to be in what Filipinos can’t live without
  • Apple, Samsung lose ground in cooling tablet market
  • China deletes Web reports on blow-up giant toad
  • Get paid for posting? Social networking’s new twist
  • Opinion

  • Editorial Cartoon, July 26, 2014
  • So’s gambit declined
  • Transparency and accountability
  • Old scam, new suit
  • On Calax and the DAP
  • Global Nation

  • No US troops in PH as SC reviews defense pact
  • What successful Fil-Ams tell young Filipinos to do
  • Tornado kills two Fil-Am campers in Virginia
  • Xyza Bacani’s HK journey passed through SF
  • Teenage Fil-Am camp counselor is Miss PH Quest USA
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement