Residents near Sevilla Bridge, the bridge that connects Shaw Boulevard in Mandaluyong to P. Sanchez Street in Manila, should expect heavier traffic than usual in the area this coming weekend as it will be closed to traffic from  10 PM of August 10, Saturday, to 10 AM of August 11, …

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We called it! No, we weren’t given exclusive info that we then passed off as “old-fashioned sleuthing” as some sites do. We just made a judgment call that turned out 100-percent correct, which we’ve been doing good so far. Back in June 2018, Ferrari announced that it has created a …

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Bus Terminal

Planning to go from Valenzuela to Santa Rosa, Laguna but the prospect of having to endure numerous stops on the way to get there seems needless and daunting? Well, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has some good news for you as it is now accepting applicants for …

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Bus Terminal

Despite a preliminary injunction filed by the Quezon City Regional Trial Court, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will continue with its scheduled plan to implement its dry run of banning provincial buses on EDSA starting tomorrow, August 7. We haven’t received a copy of the Writ of PI. As such tuloy …

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Don’t be surprised if the usual fare you pay for your daily commute with a transport network vehicle service (TNVS) has changed as effective August 2,  2019, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has adjusted the fares of the aforementioned units depending on the vehicle’s body type. For …

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Grab Driver

In May 2019, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) announced that it has created a new set of guidelines for what it calls as Premium Taxis as part of its ‘Taxi Modernization Program.’ Two months later and the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has issued Memorandum Circular (MC) No. …

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What’s one of the best things to do when going on a road trip? The food you get to sample where you’re at, because you otherwise won’t get it if your destination is far from home. In our case, for our first-ever ‘Food Trip/Road Trip’ video, it’s a seven-hour drive …

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The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has scheduled for tomorrow, July 31, a public consultation/hearing for the procedural guidelines for the planned National Motor Vehicle Inspection and Maintenace Program (NMVIMP) drafted jointly by the agency together with the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and Department of Environment and Natural Resources …

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One of the interesting activities at the Philippine Autocon 2019–organized by beepbeep.ph–is the live auction of cars HMR Auctions will be holding on the final day of the four-day event on July 28. Scheduled to begin at 11 AM, 20 cars of different makes and models will go under the …

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Following its dialogue with the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) and Transport Network Vehicle Service (TNVS) operators, the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) has determined that the former has committed seven irregularities with regards to the issuance of Provisional Authority’s (PA’s) and the granting of the Certificate of Public …

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Bus Terminal

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has issued Memorandum Circular (MC) 2019-031 which amends not only the certificate of public convenience of all provincial buses from the north and south of Metro Manila with terminals along EDSA, but the route of all city buses as well.  Already known …

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When super typhoon Yolanda made landfall in Tacloban in November 2013, not may outside of the city know that one of the sectors to begin operating soon after was the public transport, specifically the 45 solar-powered jeepneys supplied by the Star 8 Green Technology–the precursor of today’s Public Utility Vehicle …

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Toyota Rush

In an advisory issued on June 27, 2019, Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) is recalling 12,124 units of the Toyota Rush for an issue with its airbag computer. According to TMP, due to an error in the programming of the Rush’s airbag computer, the vehicle’s curtain shield airbags may deploy “upon …

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LTFRB Chair Martin Delgra

As Metro Manila’s commuting public braces for a ‘transport holiday’ by Transport Network Vehicle Service (TNVS) operators on Monday, July 8, as a sign of protest against the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board’s (LTFRB), the  Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) has invited the Board’s chairman, Atty. Martin Delgra III, to …

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The Department of Transportation (DOTr) through the Land Transportation Office (LTO) has released the implementing rules and regulations of Republic Act No. 10930 which amends the Land Transportation and Traffic Code, specifically regarding the driver’s license by extending its validity and penalizing acts in violation of its issuance and application. …

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