Friday, July 11, 2014

Truck ban not just a local issue.

Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada governed well when he ordered a truck ban in Manila amid the traffic chaos that inconvenienced students and resulted in so many man-hours lost.

Truck drivers were virtually bulldozing their way to the Port of Manila with impunity to load and unload cargoes. Their sheer number has often caused a gridlock in the capital city.

But the truck ban or its variation has slowed down the more essential traffic at the port area. While it temporarily decongested Manila, the truck ban now has obstructed the flow of merchandise goods, especially those used for exports.

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