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Government grants fuel subsidy anew

President Benigno Aquino III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

With oil prices expected to soar again, President Benigno Aquino III on Monday ordered the implementation of two measures aimed at immediately alleviating the plight of drivers and operators in the transport sector.

Posted: February 21st, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

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SOME barangays hardest hit by last Friday’s downpour will be placed under calamity status in a resolution scheduled to be passed in today’s special session by the Mandaue City Council.

Posted: October 10th, 2011 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Reject new Gov’t fuel subsidy, KMU tells transport groups


Labor group Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU) urged transport groups not to accept the government’s fuel subsidy offer, Chona Yu of 990AM reported Monday.

Posted: September 12th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Talisay tricycle drivers receive fuel subsidy

TRICYCLE drivers in Talisay City started receiving P150 cash for fuel subsidy on Wednesday. Emma Macuto, Talisay City treasurer, said there are 1,746 legitimate tricycle drivers in the city who will receive assistance from the government’s fuel subsidy program. She said they would accommodate 150 tricycle drivers per day and expect the distribution to be [...]

Posted: July 29th, 2011 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Over 10,000 Western Visayas jeepney drivers to get fuel subsidy cards


Drivers of 10,287 public utility jeepneys in Western Visayas will soon receive P1,050 each in fuel assistance under the government’s Pantawid Pasada program.

Posted: June 4th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Davao groups on fuel subsidy: ‘Better than nothing’

DAVAO CITY—“It’s not even enough but it’s better than nothing,” a public utility jeepney (PUJ) operator said after receiving a fuel subsidy card under the government’s Pantawid Pasada program to help public transport workers cope with increasing fuel costs. The cards were distributed here on Wednesday by the Department of Energy in ceremonies that were [...]

Posted: June 3rd, 2011 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Davao transport groups insist on demand to scrap fuel tax


“It’s better than nothing” was how a jeepney operator characterized the Pantawid Pasada fuel subsidy cards whose distribution by the Department of Energy got going here on Wednesday.

Posted: June 3rd, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Energy department to turn over Central Visayas’ fuel subsidy cards today


CENTRAL Visayas jeepney drivers will soon receive their fuel subsidy from the Department of Energy (DOE). Today, DOE Secretary Rene Almendras will turn over the Pantawid Pasada Cards to Land Transportation Office (LTO-7) Director Raul Aguilos, LTO-7 Assistant Regional Director Arnel Tancinco and Land Transportation Franchising Regulatory Board (LTFRB-7) Director Ahmed Cuizon in a ceremony [...]

Posted: May 26th, 2011 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

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