- President Rodrigo Duterte earlier said that he would cut the travel time between Cubao and Makati to just 5 minutes
- Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo has commented about the promise of President Duterte
- However, a vehicle has to run at 180 kph to make it to Makati from Cubao in just 5 minutes
Recently, President Rodrigo Duterte vowed to make the travel time between Makati and Cubao in just 5 minutes.
KAMI learned that Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo has commented about the promise of President Duterte.
“Surprise! He has something up his sleeve,” Panelo said.
In a report by the Inquirer (authors Dexter Cabalza and Julie M. Aurelio), a vehicle can get to Edsa corner Aurora Boulevard from Edsa corner Ayala Avenue (15 kilometers) in just five minutes if it is running at 180 kph.
Bong Nebrija of MMDA announced the formation of “Task Force CubMa” to make the promise of the President turned into a reality.
As reported by the CNN Philippines, the President said that the commuters will soon have a faster traveling time from Makati to Cubao with China’s help. From a 45-minute to 1-hour drive, the traveling time would be cut to just 5 minutes, the President said.
In a previous report by KAMI, President Duterte urged the president and board members of PhilHealth to resign amid the “ghost dialysis” controversy. Senator-elect Bong Go said that if they will not resign, they will be terminated.
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