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Grab ordered to explain fares

Grab ordered to explain fares.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: pep pepApr 12th, 2018

Uber, Grab ordered to explain app shutdown

THE Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has asked Grab Philippines (MyTaxi.Ph) and Uber Philippines (Uber Systems, Inc.) to explain why they have stopped operating the Uber app, despite the antitrust body’s order to continue its operations during the review period. “PCC is aware that there are many factors that led to the shutdown of the Uber […] The post Uber, Grab ordered to explain app shutdown appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018

LTFRB asks ride-hailing company Hype to explain alleged overcharging

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board ordered the new transport network company Hype to explain allegations of overcharging......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News3 hr. 35 min. ago

New ride-sharing firm asked to explain unauthorized charge or face suspension

THE Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) issued a show cause order to new transport network company Hype Transport Systems Inc. for charging P2 per minute of travel to passengers. “Acting on a report forwarded by a concerned citizen to the Board, respondent Hype Transport Systems Inc. is hereby ordered to show cause in [...] The post New ride-sharing firm asked to explain unauthorized charge or face suspension appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated News4 hr. 13 min. ago

LTFRB defends P10-M fine imposed on Grab

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) maintained that their decision to fine ride-hailing giant Grab P10 million for allegedly overcharging its passengers was based on merit and did not stem from political pressure.   LTFRB chair Martin Delgra said the transport network company (TNC) committed a violation by unilaterally imposing a P2/minute travel charge without the board's approval.   For this, the LTFRB on Tuesday ordered Grab to pay P10 million and to reimburse passengers affected by the additional charge through future rebates.   Delgra added the TNC may still file for reconsideration within 15 days.---Krixia Subingsubing ...Keep on reading: LTFRB defends P10-M fine imposed on Grab.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 13th, 2018

Supreme Court Finds ‘Irregularities’ in 2016 Elections

The Supreme Court (SC), sitting as the Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET), ordered two municipal treasurers in Camarines Sur to explain the alleged irregularities which were discovered during the ongoing recount for the vice presidential race in the May 2016 elections. In a nine-page notice of promulgation dated June 19 signed by Edgar Aricheta, Clerk of […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJul 6th, 2018

Explain alleged poll fraud in Marcos-Leni VP race

THE Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET) yesterday ordered local officials in Camarines Sur to explain alleged anomalies in ballots found during the ongoing recount of votes in the vice presidential race. In a nine-page notice of resolution promulgated, the PET has required several officials of Tinambac and Tigaon towns, and as….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJul 5th, 2018

Vietnam rejects Grab expansion request

HANOI --- The Ministry of Transport has ordered GrabTaxi Vietnam Co Ltd to halt a planned expansion; the company will only be permitted to grow within the five localities in their pilot program.   The five localities are Hanoi, HCM City, Khanh Hoa, Da Nang and Quang Ninh.   The move came after the company submitted a request to broaden their business in localities including Ninh Thuan, Dong Thap and Gia Lai.   The ministry said it welcomes the application of science and technology to support business development because it improves service quality and convenience for customers.   However, the ministry ruled that such application should only ope...Keep on reading: Vietnam rejects Grab expansion request.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 25th, 2018

Grab to provide subsidy for drivers

MANILA, Philippines – Ride-hailing company Grab Philippines announced on Tuesday, June 19, that it has begun to "subsidize fares to ensure decent driver earnings," a move that it estimates would cost more than P100 million a month. Grab said it began a fare subsidy scheme last Monday, June 18, in response ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 20th, 2018

Grab: All fares legal, upfront

All fares by Grab are legal and upfront and covered by a Department of Transportation (DOTr) order in 2015 that allowed transport network companies (TNCs) like Grab and Uber to set their own fares, Grab Philippines public affairs head Leo Gonzales said recently......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 4th, 2018

Grab: All fares legal, upfront

All fares by Grab are legal and upfront and covered by a Department of Transportation (DOTr) order in 2015 that allowed transport network companies (TNCs) like Grab and Uber to set their own fares, Grab Philippines public affairs head Leo Gonzales said recently. Source link link: Grab: All fares legal, upfront.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 4th, 2018

Grab denies PCC findings of higher fares, deteriorating service

MANILA, Philippines – Grab Philippines denied the findings of the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) that its acquisition of Uber Philippines led to higher fares and "deteriorating" quality of service in the ride-hailing market . In a statement on Wednesday, May 30, Grab said it had received the PCC's Statement of Concerns ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 30th, 2018

Duterte certifies BBL as urgent, LTFRB on Grab, COA on OGCC | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte certifies as urgent the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law. President Rodrigo Duterte voices an interest in the vote recount for the 2016 vice presidential race.  The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board says it was 'not informed' that ride-hailing company Grab is charging passengers minimum fares.  The Commission on Audit says 5 government corporate ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018

LTFRB not informed of Grab& apos;s minimum fares - Rappler

LTFRB not informed of Grab's minimum fares - Rappler.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018

How much are the fares of new ride-hailing apps?

MANILA, Philippines – Do you know the new ride-hailing apps? With the exit of Uber  from the Philippine ride-hailing market, many Filipino commuters were left with only Grab . But in April, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) accredited 5 new ride-hailing companies that offer booking services for taxis, sedans, and ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 24th, 2018

SC asks Sereno to explain why she shouldn t be punished for ill motives vs justices

The Supreme Court has ordered ousted Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno to explain why she should not be sanctioned for violating the Code of Professional Responsibility and Code of Judicial Conduct......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 11th, 2018

Duterte orders probe of PhilHealth OIC for alleged excessive trips

President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered an investigation into the reported excessive trips and allowances of the interim president of the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth), Malacaangsaid on Monday. "Well, alam ko po iimbestigahan din po iyan ng Presidente," presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said in a Palace briefing. [Well, I know that the President is having that investigated.] The Commission on Audit (COA) had earlier askedPhilHealth officer-in-charge Celestina Ma. Jude de la Serna to explain her travels amounting to P627,293.04 in just one year despite the agency's massive net income loss of P8.92 billion. Roque said the President was serious in cleaning the...Keep on reading: Duterte orders probe of PhilHealth OIC for alleged excessive trips.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 7th, 2018

New ride-hailing app Filo to debut in Singapore

Yet another ride-hailing app will enter the Singapore market soon, making it the third such company to move into the point-to-point transportation industry since the departure of Uber. Local start-up Filo Technologies, which was founded late last year, said it intends to launch its private-hire car booking services within the next two weeks. It is up against local firm Ryde and India's Jugnoo, which both debuted earlier in the week, and incumbent Grab, which acquired Uber's Southeast Asia operations two months ago. Filo founder Jason Tan, 41, who is from the shipping and logistics industry, told The Straits Times yesterday (May 5) fares will be lower than those for taxis and...Keep on reading: New ride-hailing app Filo to debut in Singapore.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 6th, 2018

Hike in ride booking cancellation by drivers due to low fares - Grab

Cancellation of ride bookings by drivers of Grab Philippines has increased after the Land Transportation and Regulatory Board's (LTFRB) suspended its P2 per minute travel charge in its fare sy.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsApr 24th, 2018

Grab cancels P2 per minute additional charge

          The Transport Network Company Grab Philippines opted to remove its two P2 per minute charge on trips since12 midnighton Friday, after being bombarded with complaints on social media, some of which went viral, regarding expensive trips.   With this development, Grab fares are only based on the base fare, per kilometer fare, and surge pricing.Grab Philippines head Brian Cu reasoned in a television interview that while they would rather retain the additional charge, the company chose to do away with it for the meantime to avoid suspension.   Grab is set to file a motion for reconsideration to reinstate the said extr...Keep on reading: Grab cancels P2 per minute additional charge.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 20th, 2018

LTFRB orders Grab to suspend P2/min charge

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board has ordered Grab to suspend the imposition of its P2 per minute charge per trip until its legality, which was questioned by a lawmaker, is settled......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018