The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) said it would comply with the decision of the Court of Appeals (CA) directing it to lift the suspension order on the entire fleet of GV Florida Transit, whose bus figured in an accident that killed 14 people in February.
By Cenon B. Bibe Jr
Some jeepney drivers plying certain routes in Makati and the eastern part of Metro Manila are taking advantage of their passengers by charging them fares higher than those indicated in the fare matrix issued by the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB).
By Jerome Aning
The Court of Appeals has lifted the six-month suspension of G.V. Florida Transport Inc. which the government imposed following the accident in February that killed 15 people, including the comedian Arvin “Tado” Jimenez.
By Jaymee T. Gamil
Passengers availing themselves of the free shuttle service provided by the Makati city government from a Metro Rail Transit station in Quezon City to the Makati central business district are no longer required to buy an MRT ticket and present a company ID.
A transport organization for UV Express units is seeking the deferral of Thursday’s implementation of significantly higher fines and penalties for operators of public utility vehicles, saying more information was needed from a yet-to-be-completed study by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (Jica).