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LTFRB task force to go after colorum vehicles

A TASK force will be organized by the Land Transportation and Franchising Regulatory Board in Central Visayas (LTFRB-7) to crack down on colorum vehicles in the province.

Posted: March 11th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Don’t let vanity plates cover license numbers – LTO

CEBU City Mayor Michael Rama’s official vehicle can’t be mistaken for someone else’s.   It says “MAYOR” in the front license plate instead of standard numbers.   His government red plate is attached on the back of the Toyota Grandia van — one of the exceptions to the rule that prohibits covering up a motor [...]

Posted: September 5th, 2012 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Bus operators mixed on drivers’ assessment

BUS operators in Cebu voiced mixed reactions over an order requiring their drivers to secure a “driving national certificate” from the Technical Education Skills and Development (Tesda). The order issued by the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) is a requirement for bus operators to secure their certificate of public convenience from the Land Transportation [...]

Posted: July 9th, 2012 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

AFP coordinates with LTO in campaign vs military personnel-driven colorum PUVs


The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said Tuesday they are coordinating with the Land Transportation Office (LTO) to have soldiers deputized to assist in apprehending alleged military personnel driving or operating colorum (unregistered or out-of-route) Public Utility Vehicles (PUVs).

Posted: March 6th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

News briefs

ABOUT 600 street cleaners and garbage collectors will be fielded to clear Cebu City’s streets of garbage following the Sinulog Grand Parade this Sunday.

Posted: January 11th, 2012 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

LTO, LTFRB to conduct drug testing of bus drivers before Christmas exodus


The Land Transportation Office (LTO) and the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) are set to conduct free drug-testing of bus drivers as more people begin to travel for the Christmas holidays, the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) said in a statement.

Posted: December 20th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

News Briefs

THREE officers of the Land Transportation Office (LTO) are in hot water for allegedly issuing a counterfeit vehicle registration certificate to a woman.

Posted: September 20th, 2011 in CDN - Sports,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Supreme Court remands Stradcom dispute to lower courts


The Supreme Court has remanded the intracorporate dispute at Stradcom Corp., the information technology (IT) systems provider of the Land Transportation Office (LTO), to the lower courts, saying it would not tackle the case until the company’s real owners are determined.

Posted: September 15th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Secretary Roxas names new No. 2 at LTO


Transportation and Communications Secretary Manuel Roxas II has appointed a new second in command at the Land Transportation Office (LTO), injecting “fresh blood” into the agency led by President Aquino’s controversial “shooting buddy,” Virginia Torres. In a statement on Monday, Roxas said he had named lawyer Alfonso Tan as the LTO’s new executive director, replacing [...]

Posted: September 6th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

LTO starts shift to new IT system

The Land Transportation Office (LTO), which is in the middle of a legal battle with its IT provider, Stradcom, has started preparing for a transition to a new contract. In a press statement, the LTO said it is in the process of establishing a more efficient information technology (IT) system that would effectively serve the [...]

Posted: August 26th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

8 emission test centers padlocked

The Land Transportation Office (LTO) launched a renewed crackdown on erring private emission testing centers (PETC) as she ordered the closure and revocation of licenses of eight more centers for allegedly issuing emission certificates on vehicles without testing. LTO chief Virginia Torres, in a press statement, also said on Wednesday that more than 50 other [...]

Posted: August 18th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Stradcom takes payment issue to SC


MANILA, Philippines—Information technology firm Stradcom Corp. has asked the Supreme Court to block the implementation of a lower court decision upholding the Land Transportation Office’s (LTO) refusal to pay the IT company what it owes. In a 56-page petition for certiorari, Stradcom—the LTO’s exclusive IT systems provider—said the continued deprivation of its income could eventually [...]

Posted: July 8th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Stradcom says Aquino misinformed by LTO chief


The company that provides information technology (IT) to the Land Transportation Office (LTO) is fighting back. In a statement issued Thursday, company officials said that President Aquino was “grossly” misinformed about the issues surrounding Stradcom Corp. They also said that Mr. Aquino was letting his friendship with LTO chief Virginia Torres cloud his judgment, leading [...]

Posted: June 24th, 2011 in Headlines,Nation | Read More »

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