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Dealing with the heavy traffic is a major challenge for Megacitizens in Manila. The metropolitan authorities try to reduce traffic through a number coding scheme. Effects of the coding scheme are cancelled out though because of the growing number of car owners in the metro. Here is what you should know about the traffic situation in the National Capital Region, why it is so bad and what else the authorities are doing about it.
The World Economic Forum (WEF) East Asia 2014 takes place in Manila from Wednesday to Friday, May 21 to 23. Several roads will temporarily be closed. The Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) urges motorists to avoid the areas around the WEF venues.