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DBP assistance for PUV modernization reaches P753-m

STATE-OWNED Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) has released more than P753-million in loans under a specialized loan financing program that aims to help transport corporations and cooperatives acquire modern and environment-friendly jeepney units, a top official said. DBP President and Chief Executive Officer Emmanuel G. Herbosa said a total of 53 transport cooperatives have availed […]

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19 na e-trikes ipinamahagi sa mga tricycle drivers

By LIZA P. DE LOS REYES BATANGAS City — IPINAMAHAGI na ng pamahalaang lungsod ng Batangas sa mga kwalipikadong tricycle drivers ang natitirang 19 na yunit ng e-trikes sa kabuuang 50 units na tinanggap ng lungsod mula sa sa Department of Energy (DOE) bilang livelihood partnership project. Ang pangatlong batch ng mga recipients na ito […]

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DBP bankrolls South Luzon PUV modernization

State-owned Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) has granted a P29.44-million assistance to a South Luzon-based transport cooperative for 15 units of EURO IV jeepneys under the DBP PASADA loan program targeting transport cooperatives and corporations that seek to modernize their fleet, a top official said. DBP president and chief executive officer Emmanuel G. Herbosa […]

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70% ng PUJs sa Batangas City, hindi pasok sa PUMP; konseho, umaksyon na

SA kabila ng umiinit na usapin ng modernisasyon ng industriya ng transportasyon at ang naka-ambang pag-phase out sa mga lumang dyip, hiniling ng Sangguniang Panlungsod ng Batangas sa Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) na huwag nang bawasan ang bilang ng mga public utility jeepneys (PUJs) sa Batangas City. Sa pamamagitan ng resolusyong inakda […]

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Mag-anak at tricycle drayber patay sa karambola ng 4 na sasakyan

In photo: TILA pinitpit na lata ng sardinas ang kotse ng pamilya Bautista matapos araruhin ng rumaragasang trak sa kahabaan ng Daang Maharlika, Brgy. San Jose, Sto. Tomas, Batangas.|PNP PHOTO By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS STO. TOMAS, Batangas — MISTULANG inihabol pa sa paggunita sa Araw ng Undras ang trahedyang sinapit ng isang pamilya at isang […]

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DOE lauds Pilipinas Shell for additional PUV fuel discount

DEPARTMENT of Energy (DOE) Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi’s efforts to work with oil industry players in coming up with measures to help curb inflation are paying off. Public utility jeepneys (PUJs) may now enjoy an additional discount of 25 centavos (P0.25) per liter of diesel fuel at strategically located Shell retail stations. This development is […]

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DPWH nod sought for special tricycle lane in Batangas

By MAROE GEÑOSA BATANGAS City – THE Sangguniang Panlunsod (city legislative council) on Tuesday passed a resolution seeking approval from the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) to designate special tricycle lanes at the diversion road in Barangay Balagtas in this city. The city council resolution stemmed from recurring requests by the tricycle drivers’ association […]

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Queuing system sa sakayan at babaan ng pasahero, ipapatupad sa Batangas City

By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS BATANGAS City — (Updated) KAILANGAN nang magpatupad ng isang maayos na regulasyon sa pagsasakay at pagbababa ng mga pasahero sa mga designated loading at unloading areas sa lunsod upang matiyak ang seguridad at magkaroonn ng kaayusan sa sektor ng transportasyon. Ito ang buod ng resolusyong inihain ni Kagawad Oliver Macatangay sa […]

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Dahil wala pa ring prangkisa, operasyon ng u-Hop, mananatiling suspendido

SUSPENDIDO. Mananatiling suspendido ang operasyon ng u-Hop Transport Vehicle Network System na may tanggapan sa Batangas City Grand Terminal hanggat walang nakukuhang Certificate of Public Convenience (CPC) o Provisional Authority (PA) mula sa LTFRB.|BALIKAS FOTOBANK By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS ILIGAL at hindi maaaaring pahintulutang magpatuloy ang operasyon ng u-Hop Transport Network Vehicle System, Inc. (U-Hop) […]