LTFRB exec mulls requiring anti-theft devices on taxis

April 14, 2016 by · Comments Off on LTFRB exec mulls requiring anti-theft devices on taxis 

By Azer N. Parrocha

MANILA, April 13 (PNA) — After a series of stolen taxis reported and used for crimes such as rape and robbery, a transport official on Wednesday is looking into the possibility of requiring taxis to install anti-theft devices.

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LTFRB wants review of MC on student fare discount

February 22, 2016 by · Comments Off on LTFRB wants review of MC on student fare discount 

By Azer N. Parrocha

MANILA, Feb. 21 (PNA) — A squabble between a student and a bus conductor has prompted a transport official to call for a review of the Memorandum Circular (MC) that requires public utility vehicles (PUVs) to grant a 20 percent fare discount to students.

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LTFRB summons another cab driver accused of overcharging passenger

January 12, 2016 by · Comments Off on LTFRB summons another cab driver accused of overcharging passenger 

By Azer N. Parrocha

MANILA, Jan. 11 (PNA) — The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) on Monday directed a taxi driver and the taxi operator to appear before the board after a Facebook user complained about his reckless driving and overcharging.

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LTFRB announces slight change in holiday bus schedule

December 27, 2015 by · Comments Off on LTFRB announces slight change in holiday bus schedule 

MANILA, Dec. 26 –The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB)will enforce slight changes in the schedule of its Christmas Express bus service, the Board said Saturday.

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LTFRB inspects bus terminal as passengers head home for Christmas holidays

December 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on LTFRB inspects bus terminal as passengers head home for Christmas holidays 

CEBU CITY, Dec. 22 — Officials of the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory board (LTFRB) in Region 7 on Tuesday inspected the buses at the Cebu South Bus Terminal (CSBT) on N. Bacalso Avenue as thousands of passengers return to their hometowns for the Christmas holidays.

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Negros solon confident taxi, PUJ fares reduced by January

December 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Negros solon confident taxi, PUJ fares reduced by January 

CEBU CITY, Dec. 22 — Rep. Manuel Iway (Negros Oriental) has said he is confident his petition to reduce taxi, jeepney and bus fares will be granted by the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) in January.

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LTFRB reduces Christmas bus service fares starting Tuesday

December 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on LTFRB reduces Christmas bus service fares starting Tuesday 

MANILA, Dec. 7 — Fares for the Christmas Express buses of the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) will drop slightly starting Tuesday to allow more passengers to avail of the service.

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LTFRB to file appeal on court TRO on TNVS application Tuesday

December 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on LTFRB to file appeal on court TRO on TNVS application Tuesday 

By Azer N. Parrocha

MANILA, Dec. 7 (PNA) — The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) is set to file on Tuesday a motion for reconsideration on the temporary restraining order (TRO) issued by the Quezon City Regional Trial Court (RTC) on the processing of franchises for transportation network vehicle services (TNVS).

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LTFRB clears taxi driver from ‘Laglag Bala’

November 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on LTFRB clears taxi driver from ‘Laglag Bala’ 

By Azer N. Parrocha

MANILA, Nov. 10 (PNA) — The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) cleared a taxi driver accused by a netizen for involvement in "Laglag Bala" (bullet-planting) scheme.

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LTFRB: 3 more bus drivers positive for marijuana

October 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on LTFRB: 3 more bus drivers positive for marijuana 

MANILA, Oct. 29 — On the second day of random drug testing conducted by the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB), three more bus drivers were tested positive for shabu or marijuana.

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