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PITX

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) is reopening more routes for public utility vehicles to and from the Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange (PITX). According to the Board, it is opening the new routes “to achieve the objective of improving the accessibility in the PITX area and complement the …

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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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PITX

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) are opening 20 new Public Utility Vehicle (PUV) routes to improve the flow of traffic to and from the Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange (PITX). Under Memorandum Circular (MC) No. 2019-005 that the LTFRB recently released, 10 …

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Jeepney

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) recently gave Filipino commuters a double whammy by approving the fare hikes for both public utility jeepneys (PUJs) and buses (PUBs) on the same day, October 18. The jeepney fare hike for the National Capital Region and Regions 3 and 4 under …

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Petron

Strongly supporting government efforts to help the public utility jeepney (PUJ) sector, industry leader Petron Corporation is now accepting the Pantawid Pasada Card distributed by the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and Department of Energy (DOE) in 740 of its service stations nationwide. These stations are visibly marked with a Pantawid …

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Jeepney

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has approved a provisional fare increase of PHP1 peso for the first four kilometers for public utility jeepneys plying routes in the National Capital Region and Regions 3 and 4. The fare increase was approved last night, July 4, during the board’s …

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Jeepney

Metro Manila will soon have modern, more environment-friendly public utility vehicles (PUVs) as the Department of Transportation (DOTr) is set to sign the omnibus franchising guidelines for public transportation before the end of the month as part of the agency’s efforts to “to modernize PUVs.” “The Omnibus Franchising Guidelines will be signed before …

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