Grab Driver

And its on like Donkey Kong! Ride-hailing app Grab slammed a lawmaker after the latter expressed his firm belief that the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) should slap a P15 billion fine for allegedly overcharging 3 million users of the said app. According to Puwersa ng Bayaning Atleta …

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The Philippines’ antitrust body has ordered Grab to refund a total of around Php 5. 05 million to its customers. Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) issued the order to the ride-hailing app as the latter was  “overcharging” customers who used their service between February and May 2019. Aside from the Php …

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A Facebook post from Grab driver Sherwin Balolong confirms the buzz on social media last Friday, 31 October, that Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Arthur Tugade took public transportation and made unannounced inspections in various transport terminals and offices. As further narrated by DOTr Assistant Secretary Goddes Hope Libiran on …

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Leading food delivery platform GrabFood launched its expansion into Bacolod City on Tuesday, October 22, making it its 35th location in the Philippines in less than a year. GrabFood is one of the features of Grab, a popular mobile application positioned as Southeast Asia’s “everyday everything app.” During the launch …

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Grab Food

Senator Sherwin Gatchalian has filed a bill which seeks to transfer the “risk” of customer no-shows to ride-sharing company Grab Philippines, following an incident where a GrabFood delivery personnel was allegedly forced to sell 14 unclaimed orders of milk tea due to a customer no-show. I file a reso to …

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The Philippines’ ridesharing industry has seen exponential growth in the few short years it has existed. Beginning with GrabCar in 2015, ridesharing apps have come (MiCab, Owto, HirNa) and gone (hello, Uber), but there’s no question the industry continues to thrive. Of course, as with anything that evolves, there’s bound …

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A viral video came out Tuesday, September 10, after a Grab driver-partner was assaulted by those who tried to book a Grabcar service for five. Napakayabang mo kuya!!!! Di ka na naawa sa driver, tinadyakan mo na yung kotse, nanakit ka pa. Pa viral po natin si kuya!!!!! #GRABPH #Grab …

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Grab Philippines is coming up with new features that allow users to buy tickets for point-to-point provincial buses, send packages across the country, book hotel rooms and salon services, watch videos, and pay online via their mobile phones. According to Grab Philippines Country Head Brian Cu: “Grab has introduced a …

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The Land Transportation Office (LTO) is encouraging drivers and commuters alike to file complaints against abusive public utility vehicle (PUV) drivers and LTO personnel following their recognition of multimedia reporter Gillian Cortez for filing a lasciviousness complaint against an abusive Grab driver. Atty. Clarence Guinto, LTO National Capital Region West …

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The Land Transportation Office (LTO) has revoked the Professional driver’s license of a driver for Grab Philippines for inappropriate behavior against a female passenger while aboard the vehicle. LTO National Capital Region (NCR) West Regional Director and concurrent Acting Director for Law Enforcement Service (LES) Atty. Clarence ‘Chuck’ V. Guinto …

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Grab Driver

Depending on who you ask, being a ridesharing driver is a lucrative business. You’ve probably heard some drivers say they earn upwards of PHP10,000 a week. I’ve actually encountered one who said he can pocket PHP60,000 per week cleanly. Although the claim sounds dubious, there’s no denying that driving for …

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The awful traffic condition–especially during this rainy season–aggravates our hunger pangs. Add to that the problem with finding a good parking spot, which makes those food runs more difficult. But online food-delivery platform GrabFood has boosted its delivery service in Metro Manila and Cebu to make sure that despite traffic …

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Online carpooling platform Wunder has announced that it will cease its operations by the end of the week on June 28, saying that it has decided to stop to focus its resources” in other mobility niches, in order to accelerate our vision of a better mobility ecosystem worldwide.” While the …

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A photo went viral over social media recently after a Grabfood rider seemed ‘problematic’ after a customer cancelled his or her order. The owner of the photo said that the money used to purchase the food items was intended for the diaper and milk supplement of the rider’s kid. Upon …

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Ridesharing firm Grab Philippines said it did not deactivate hatchback cars operating as transportation network vehicle services (TNVS) units with complete documents from the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB). “Hindi kami nag-deactivate ng hatchback na may papeles. If hatchbacks sila na walang papeles, they fall within the same …

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