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Now it s UV operators asking LTFRB P1-per-kilometer fare increase

MANILA, Philippines – Shuttle service UV Express operators filed a petition on Thursday, July 12, asking the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) a P1-per-kilometer provisional fare increase. In a supplemental petition, operators of the shuttle service cited high fuel prices for the proposed increase in fares. The petition ........»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerJul 12th, 2018

UV Express group seeks P1 per km provisional fare hike

A WEEK after the P9 minimum jeepney fare was implemented, a group of UV Express drivers and operators on Thursday filed a petition before the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) for a P1 per kilometer (km) provisional fare increase. “The action on [our]instant fare hike petition is no less important as the UV [...] The post UV Express group seeks P1 per km provisional fare hike appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 12th, 2018

No jeepney fare hike in Northern Mindanao – LTFRB

No jeepney fare increase has been implemented in Northern Mindanao, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board warned drivers and operators in the region yesterday. Source link link: No jeepney fare hike in Northern Mindanao – LTFRB.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 13th, 2018

No jeepney fare hike in Northern Mindanao – LTFRB

No jeepney fare increase has been implemented in Northern Mindanao, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board warned drivers and operators in the region yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 12th, 2018

P9 FARE HIKE: LTFRB okays P2.50 spike on jeepney tariff

THE Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) national office has approved a P2.50 hike on minimum fares of public utility jeepneys in Iloilo City and province. The increase will bring the minimum PUJ fare from P6.50 to P9 for the first five kilometers. An additional P1 will be charged for every succeeding kilometer thereafter. […] The post P9 FARE HIKE: LTFRB okays P2.50 spike on jeepney tariff appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2018

Drivers petition for jeepney fare hike

As taxi rates across the city shot up, a group of jeepney drivers and operators along with several individuals petitioned the Land Transportation Franchising Regulatory Board (LTFRB) to raise the current rate of P8.50 for the first four kilometers to P14.00 for the first four kilometers. The current P1.40 per succeeding kilometer was earlier proposed to be raised to P2.00 but the petitioners left it to the board to decide on the matter......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsMay 21st, 2018

Jeepney drivers in Panay seek P12 minimum fare

ILOILO CITY---Transport groups on Panay Island are seeing a minimum fare of P12 for public utility jeepneys due to increased oil prices after additional taxes were imposed on fuel products. The Iloilo City Alliance of Jeepney Owners and Drivers Association (Iclajoda), Iloilo City Alliance of Drivers and Operators Association, and Confederation of Ilolo Provincial Jeepney Owners and Drivers Association have filed a petition in the Western Visayas regional office of the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) seeking a P5.50 increase in the minimum fare, from the current P6.50. TRAIN impact Raymundo Parcon, Iclajoda president, said the increase was necessa...Keep on reading: Jeepney drivers in Panay seek P12 minimum fare.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2018

LTFRB sets fare hike hearings for PUVs, Grab in February

  The hearings for the proposed fare hikes for public utility jeepneys (PUJ) and transport network vehicle services (TNVS) providers have been scheduled for February, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) announced on Thursday.   In a text message to reporters, LTFRB board member Atty. Aileen Lizada said the fare hike petitions for jeepneys and taxis would be heard on February 13 while the petition filed by Grab Philippines would be taken up on February 14.   Lizada said jeepney operators filed a petition for an P8 to P10 minimum fare increase, but she said it appears they want to amend their petition.   "Sila (jeepn...Keep on reading: LTFRB sets fare hike hearings for PUVs, Grab in February.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 11th, 2018

Grab seeks fare hike

RIDE-APP company Grab Philippines on Friday, Jan. 5, petitioned the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) for a fare hike. “The content is 10 centavos increase per minute so the current cap on per minute is P2, so we’re asking P2.10. The current cap per kilometer is P10-P14, we’re asking for P11-P15 per kilometer. […] The post Grab seeks fare hike appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 5th, 2018

Another round of jeepney fare hike still possible — LTFRB

THE LAND Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) said another fare hike for public utility jeepneys (PUJ) is still possible as hearings on the petition of five transport groups for a P2 increase continue......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 9th, 2018

Fare hike hits jeep riders hard

“Because of the fare hike, we have less money for food.” Many commuters were caught unaware as the P9 minimum fare for public utility jeepneys in Metro Manila and nearby provinces took effect yesterday. The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) implemented the P1 provisional fare increase two days after approving it last Wednesday. […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJul 7th, 2018

P9 jeepney minimum fare starts July 6

The provisional P1-increase in the minimum jeepney fare takes effect today, July 6, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) said. LTFRB has approved to raise the fare from.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 7th, 2018

Jeepney drivers may now collect P9 minimum fare, says govt transport agency

A PROVISIONAL P1 fare increase on public utility jeepneys (PUJs) takes effect today, Friday, after the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) released an order granting its implementation. From P8, the minimum fare will now be P9 for the first four kilometers for jeepneys plying the National Capital Region (NCR), Central Luzon (Region 3), [...] The post Jeepney drivers may now collect P9 minimum fare, says govt transport agency appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 6th, 2018

P9 minimum jeepney fare starts afternoon of July 5

MANILA, Philippines – Starting afternoon of Thursday, July 5, jeepney drivers in 3 regions can charge a minimum fare of P9, from the current P8. The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) on Wednesday night, July 4, approved a provisional fare increase of P1 for the first 4 kilometers ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 4th, 2018

LTFRB approves provisional P1 fare hike

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has approved a provisional fare hike of P1. "The board in its regular meeting approved tonight a provisional fare increase of P1 for the first 4 kilometers for PUJ (public utility jeepneys) plying [the] NCR (National Capital Region), Region 3, and Region 4 routes," LTFRB board member Atty. Aileen Lizada said on Wednesday via Viber. Lizada, however, said that no order has been issued yet regarding the fare hike. Hence, jeepney drivers cannot yet collect a P9 fare from passengers for the first four kilometers. On Tuesday, public utility jeepney drivers asked the LTFRB to grant a provisional increase as they wait for ...Keep on reading: LTFRB approves provisional P1 fare hike.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 4th, 2018

Jeepney operators seek P1 provisional fare hike

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board will set a special board meeting to discuss the appeal of jeepney operators for a P1 provisional fare increase, an official said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 4th, 2018

NO MATRIX, NO FARE HIKE: Drivers still waiting for new tariff matrix

PUBLIC utility jeepney (PUJ) drivers in Iloilo City should refrain from charging the new fare rates until the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has released the official tariff matrix. Boyet Parcon, president of the Iloilo City Loop Alliance of Jeepney Operators and Drivers Associations (ICLAJODA), issued the warning as the LTFRB has yet […] The post NO MATRIX, NO FARE HIKE: Drivers still waiting for new tariff matrix appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2018

Prov’l bus fare hike pressed

FOLLOWING the latest oil price hike, bus operators associations appealed to the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) to hear their pending petition for fare adjustment. “Last March pa yung petition naming, dalawang buwan na. Hindi namin alam bakit laging reset ng board ang hearing,” Alex Yaque, Executive Director….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

LTFRB issues show cause order to Grab over unauthorized travel charge

THE Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board issued a show cause order to Grab Philippines for allegedly charging its passengers P2 per minute of travel on top of the flag down rate and per kilometer fare as a lawmaker has claimed. “MY TAXIPH, INC (GRAB) is hereby ordered to show cause in writing within a [...] The post LTFRB issues show cause order to Grab over unauthorized travel charge appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsApr 12th, 2018

LTFRB links fare hikes to modern PUV take-up

By Patrizia Paola C. Marcelo Reporter THE Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) said it prefers to wait for the jeepney modernization program to gain traction before approving fare increases. Chairman Martin B. Delgra III said that the board will be “more receptive” to fare hike applications if more public utility vehicle (PUV) operators […] The post LTFRB links fare hikes to modern PUV take-up appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 3rd, 2018

No fare hike due to new taxes until March – LTFRB

MANILA, Philippines – The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) said there will be no fare hike until March following the increase of fuel prices due to new taxes. LTFRB Board Member Aileen Lizada gave the assurance to commuters on Tuesday, January 9, saying that fare hike petitions have to ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 9th, 2018