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Only drivers who claimed the subsidy in 2018 will qualify to receive the subsidy this year
Senator Grace Poe asks the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board not to 'brush aside transparency and due process' for drivers in implementing the modernization program
The Manila mayor also promises that the city government will police drivers who are operating without franchises and are found to be disobeying traffic rules
'Matagal na nating kinilala ang kakayanan ng industriyang ito na tugunan ang kakulangan ng maayos na transportasyon sa Kalakhang Maynila. Bakit natin kailangang pahirapan ang lahat?' says Senator Grace Poe
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority says the driver-only car ban will be proposed to the Metro Manila Council again in July this year
Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade signs the 'Taxi Modernization Program' in line with the public utility vehicle modernization program of the government
Ghana's Ladybird Logistics has a fleet of 21 drivers and claims to be 'the first company globally to employ only female drivers'
Here is the list of accredited clinics that can issue online-only medical certificates for drivers' license applications in Metro Manila
(UPDATED) The vehicle rolls down the street after it was parked, terrifying passers-by as the driver ran towards it and tried in vain to stop it
Jeepney drivers will receive a fuel subsidy smaller than the expected P20,515 in 2019
Would you stop using a company's products or services if they become affiliated with a politician or political stance?
The court upholds the DOLE order and LTFRB memorandum circular that seek to 'enhance the economic status of bus drivers and conductors, and to promote the general welfare of the riding public'
The Metro Manila Council and MMDA enforced new traffic policies regulating provincial buses and driver-only cars in EDSA. Are these working?
'It's very specific for fuel purchases only,' says LTFRB Chairman Martin Delgra III
Road safety advocate Vince Lazatin and friends Debbie Rodrigo and Dayo Montalbo drive along EDSA and talk about the controversial ban. What is this new scheme all about, and will it work?
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All buses – city or provincial – will be exempted from the number coding scheme if participation in the driver-only car ban reaches at least 50%
The 'singles banned' dry run will continue along EDSA until further notice
A group of ride-hailing services drivers says the PBA party list representative's accusations led to 'reduced income' for them
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4TH UPDATE) The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority says it will continue the dry run of the new policy until the Metro Manila Council convenes and addresses calls to reconsider it
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque denies the policy discriminates against certain drivers, citing similar rules being implemented abroad
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(4th UPDATE) In a resolution, the Senate 'strongly' urges the MMDA to 'conduct public consultations' and provide 'real solutions to Metro Manila congestion'
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A dry run will be implemented from August 15 to 22
Hindi naman tatamaan ang mayayaman na may family driver. Ang tatamaan ay ang middle class na walang driver at pinapang-hatid-sundo ang sasakyan
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A new ordinance in this city in the Bicol region will train drivers of jeepneys, trimobiles, padyak, and e-trikes to become first responders during road crashes
Distribution of debit cards containing the P5,000 subsidy will begin on Thursday, July 12
Dubai-based ride-hailing app Careem, along with global behemoth Uber, reacts to Saudi King Salman's September announcement of an end to the kingdom's ban on female motorists by saying it would hire women
A Grab Car driver accuses actor Diego Loyzaga of attacking and kicking his vehicle while drunk
Ahead of the historic lifting of a decades-long ban on female drivers in Saudi Arabia on June 24, women gather weekly at the privately owned Bikers Skills Institute to learn how to ride bikes
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Ten Saudi women swap their foreign licenses for Saudi ones in multiple cities, including the capital Riyadh, as the kingdom prepares to end its ban on June 24
6 bills converting LTO extension offices into regular offices are approved on second reading on Tuesday, May 22
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is seen as the force behind the lifting of the ban
Scorsese 'has directed more than 20 films that now form part of the history of cinema and continues to work unceasingly, masterfully combining innovation and classicism in his films,' the prize jury says in a statement
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(UPDATED) But during wee hours of the night, drivers will have an option to see passenger destination
The current dissatisfaction has metamorphosed into an actual Facebook group called 'GrabPH Complaints,' where users are sharing their sentiments and stories
From a must-watch documentary on fake news to Albayalde's speech as incoming PNP chief to Cole Sprouse
Meet Maria Theresa Castañas Centeno, a former lady guard at a Parañaque warehouse, who shifted to driving an e-jeepney
(UPDATED) The Philippine National Police says it has not monitored any threats in Metro Manila
'Just show them that you can do it even if they say you can't 'just because you're a woman.' Nobody can stop you,' says one of the first female MRT drivers
Road safety advocate Vincent Lazatin finds himself on the receiving end of traffic enforcement – his driver's license gets confiscated!
Christine Interior estimates that she has received over a hundred messages, ranging from innocent inquiries about her identity to vitriol-fueled messages that are peppered with curses and death threats.
In a second complaint, taxi driver Virgilio Doctor says Cherish Interior poses a danger to the public, given her 'uncontrollable temper'
Virgilio Doctor goes to LTFRB to file a case against Cherish Sharmaine Interior for physical injuries and damage to property