TRB welcomes moves of transport groups to challenge toll hike fee decision in court

June 19, 2010 11:48 am· Comments Off on TRB welcomes moves of transport groups to challenge toll hike fee decision in court 

MANILA, June 19 – The Toll Regulatory Board (TRB) on Saturday welcomed the move of several transport groups and concerned individuals to challenge in the courts their decision to allow the operators of the Southern Luzon Expressway (SLEX) to raise by as much as 250 percent the toll fees being collected in the said roadway.

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Bodies of Cebu bus crash victims set to be flown to Iran Saturday

June 19, 2010 11:48 am· Comments Off on Bodies of Cebu bus crash victims set to be flown to Iran Saturday 

CEBU CITY, June 19 – The bodies of 20 Iranians killed in last Sunday’s bus accident in Balamban, Cebu will be sent home Saturday, Iranian embassy officials said.

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LTO 7 to go after school buses without papers

June 19, 2010 11:48 am· Comments Off on LTO 7 to go after school buses without papers 

CEBU CITY, June 19 – The Land Transportation Office (LTO) regional office here said school buses and car pooling businesses are required to get franchises from the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB).

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Cebu City’s waterways heavily silted

June 19, 2010 11:48 am· Comments Off on Cebu City’s waterways heavily silted 

CEBU CITY, June 19 — Most of the water exits in Cebu City are heavily silted and need to be cleared immediately as the rainy season looms.

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Cebu retailers set conference on June 29

June 19, 2010 11:48 am· Comments Off on Cebu retailers set conference on June 29 

CEBU CITY, June 19 – Local retailers in Cebu will hold a conference on June 29 to learn new ways for their businesses to thrive.

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Direct sellers push for protection

June 19, 2010 11:48 am· Comments Off on Direct sellers push for protection 

CEBU CITY, June 19 – The Direct Selling Association of the Philippines (DSAP) has said it will draft a proposal to Congress that will protect consumers against unsavory business practices.

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Davao’s Acer Cup 23 Under Game to use World Cup 2010 match ball

June 19, 2010 11:48 am· Comments Off on Davao’s Acer Cup 23 Under Game to use World Cup 2010 match ball 

DAVAO CITY, June 19 — Adidas Jabulani, the official match ball of the Federacion Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Cup 2010, will also be used as the official ball in the 2nd Acer Cup 23 Under Football Tournament set to kick off Sunday, June 20, at the Tiongko grounds here.

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