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THE LAND Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) is mulling a moratorium on the entry of more transport network companies (TNC), following the new department order tasking the agency to regulate the transportation segment.
GRAB Philippines (MyTaxi.PH) on Wednesday said the Department of Transportation’s (DoTr) new department order (DO), which puts the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) in charge of setting the fares of ride-hailing firms, proves its current fare structure is legal.
THE Department of Transportation (DoTr) clarified on Wednesday that Sumitomo Corp. did not offer to take charge of the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) rehabilitation, though the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) remains the source of funding for the project.
A FORMER board member of the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has raised concerns over the possible entry of Indonesian ride-hailing firm Go-Jek into the Philippine market.
PHILIPPINES AIRASIA, Inc. announced it is moving its international flights to the new Mactan Cebu International Airport (MCIA) Terminal 2 starting July 1.
MORE WOMEN are earning their wings now, not as Victoria’s Secret fashion models but as pilots. Flight school Alpha Aviation Group (AAG) in Clark, Pampanga is saying it is preparing to train more women to become pilots.
PHILIPPINE Airlines (PAL) could expect the delivery of its A350-900 aircraft soon as Airbus reported it has successfully flown the new airplane from the assembly line in Toulouse, France, gearing it up for the final phase of production.
TAXI-HAILING firm Micab Systems Corp. formalized a deal with technology giant Huawei on Friday for the provision of customized tablets for its drivers.
THE Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) said it is on track to address concerns raised by the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) regarding the Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (SCTW).
THE Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has confirmed it is expecting an unsolicited proposal from San Miguel Corp. (SMC) to extend the Tarlac-Pangasinan-La Union Expressway (TPLEx) toll road to Ilocos Sur.
THE DEPARTMENT of Transportation (DoTr) has clarified that there are no new airline assignments yet at the four terminals of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).
PAL Holdings, Inc., the listed operator of Philippine Airlines (PAL), is aiming to post a “modest profit” this year, as rising fuel prices are expected to weigh on the bottom line.
THE LAND Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has issued a reminder to all public utility vehicle (PUV) drivers to give student discounts year-round as classes resume this week.
ADVANCED completion in July is being targeted for the Manila-Cavite Expressway (Cavitex) road-widening project and the construction of the southbound Marina flyover.
GRAB PHILIPPINES (MyTaxi.PH) on Wednesday insisted its acquisition of Uber Philippines’ assets did not have an adverse effect on competition in the local ride-hailing market, contrary to the findings of the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC).
THE COLLECTIVE group of five jeepney organizations said it is willing to withdraw a fare hike appeal to the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) if the group will be allowed a P4 to P5 discount on fuel.
THE Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) is ordering Grab Philippines (MyTaxi.PH) to resubmit its fare hike petition to include the prices of its other services such as GrabCar Premium within 10 days.
INTERNATIONAL air passenger traffic more than doubled between 2007 and 2017, the Center for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA), an Australian airline industry think tank,...
By Denise A. Valdez TRANSPORTATION Secretary Arthur P. Tugade reiterated his doubts about the promise of bus rapid transit (BRT) systems in Cebu City and...
GLOBE Telecom, Inc. said it installed 934 new long-term evolution (LTE) sites during the first quarter of the year, as it expands its network...
THE Department of Transportation (DoTr) may grant within the next two weeks the original proponent status (OPS) to the consortium seeking to rehabilitate the...
THE CONSORTIUM formed by some of the country’s conglomerates has submitted a revised proposal to rehabilitate the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), cutting the...