Gridlocked Manila traffic in November 2015
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Traffic woes highlight Philippines' infrastructure issues

Gridlocked for much of the day, Manila's roads are symbolic of the significant infrastructure problems the Philippines faces.

Vast amounts of time are lost, and huge amounts of pollution generated, by the capital's stop-go traffic.

But despite that, commuters find a way to cope when road conditions are bumper-to-bumper.

The BBC's Rico Hizon spoke to some of them.

  • 17 Nov 2015
  • From the section Asia
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