By Maricar B. Brizuela
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) on Sunday warned the public to brace for heavy traffic on Edsa after the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) allowed provincial buses to once again pass through the busy thoroughfare to get to their terminals in the metropolis.
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.