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Solon asks LTFRB to look into Grab’s new booking scheme

Puwersa ng Bayaning Atleta Partylist Rep. Jericho Nograles is calling on the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board to look into reports that Grab already began charging P100 booking fee without its blessing. Solon asks LTFRB to look into Grab’s new booking scheme Puwersa ng Bayaning Atleta Partylist Rep. Jericho Nograles is calling on the… link: Solon asks LTFRB to look into Grab’s new booking scheme.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilainformer manilainformerJul 8th, 2018

LTFRB asks Grab PHL to resubmit fare hike petition

THE Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) is ordering Grab Philippines (MyTaxi.PH) to resubmit its fare hike petition to include the prices of its other services such as GrabCar Premium within 10 days. The post LTFRB asks Grab PHL to resubmit fare hike petition appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018

Grab asks LTFRB: Allow P2 per-minute charge

Ride-sharing company Grab has asked the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board to allow it to reimpose the P2 per-minute charge suspended last month......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 25th, 2018

Grab asks LTFRB: Reimpose P2-per-minute charge - Rappler

Grab asks LTFRB: Reimpose P2-per-minute charge - Rappler.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsMay 25th, 2018

Grab asks LTFRB to lift suspension of P2 per minute charge

Ridesharing company Grab Philippines has asked transport regulators to allow the reimposition of its P2 per minute charge......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 25th, 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

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 violating LTFRB order to remove feature showing passengers’ destination since 2015, lawmaker bares

ON top of overcharging customers with P2 per minute on the road, ride sharing service company Grab has been violating a government regulatory order to remove a feature, which allows drivers to see the passengers’ destination before accepting the booking, a lawmaker said on Sunday. Rep. Jericho Nograles of Pwersa ng Bayaning Atleta party-list was referring [...] The post Grab violating LTFRB order to remove feature showing passengers’ destination since 2015, lawmaker bares appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2018

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

Grab defiant against weak LTFRB penalty

Ride-hailing service Grab Philippines is defiant against regulators penalizing it P10 million for unauthorized charges on 67 million rides......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 13th, 2018

Grab to appeal LTFRB& apos;s P10-million fine - Philippine Star

Grab to appeal LTFRB's P10-million fine - Philippine Star.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJul 12th, 2018

Grab slapped with P10-M fine for overcharging passengers

THE LAND Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has imposed a P10-million fine on Grab Philippines (MyTaxi.PH) for allegedly overcharging passengers over a ten-month period......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

LTFRB fines Grab P10 million for P2-per-minute charge

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board slapped a P10 million fine on ride-hailing service firm Grab for imposing a P2-per-minute charge on its passengers......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

Grab s P2-per-minute charge remains suspended

MANILA, Philippines — The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) said on Tuesday, June 26, that the controversial P2-per-minute travel charge of Grab Philippines remains suspended. During the 3rd hearing on the issue on Tuesday, LTFRB said that the charge will remain suspended pending the resolution of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 26th, 2018

Grab driver praised online for heroic act

Grab user Katrina Andrea Jaena Tolentino was on her way home when she experienced a heart attack in a car from the transportation booking service. Tolentino wrote in a now viral Facebook post that she believed that it would be her "final destination" if not for the "Superman with her, who saved her life." After experiencing a rapid palpitation of the heart, difficulty breathing, and the loss of feeling in her limbs, she quickly informed the Grab driver that she may be experiencing a heart attack. "Kuya, huwag kang magpapanic, pero ako na bahala sa sarili ko. Mukhang inaatake ako sa puso. Kaya kong umabot sa ospital basta ang gawin mo lang is bilisan at gawin ang lahat para makal...Keep on reading: Grab driver praised online for heroic act.....»»

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 PHL to spend P100 million monthly on driver subsidies

GRAB Philippines (MyTaxi.PH) said on Tuesday it expects to spend over P100 million every month on a “fare-subsidy” scheme for its drivers, who are affected by the suspension of the P2 per minute waiting time charge. The post Grab PHL to spend P100 million monthly on driver subsidies appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

Tugade stand for LTFRB to set ANCs fare rates lauded

A party-list congressman has lauded Transportation Sec. Arthur Tugade’s firm stand that only the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has the sole authority to set the fare rates of the transport network companies (TNCs) like Grab Philippines and Micab. Puwersa ng Bayaning Atleta (PBA) party-list Rep. Jericho “Koko”….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

LTFRB to decide on Grab ₱2 charge by July

LTFRB to decide on Grab ₱2 charge by July.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

Grab head welcomes LTFRB regulation of ride-hailing firms

Grab Philippines welcomed the signing of an order that allows the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) to regulate the ride-hailing firms in the country. "The new Department Order, which we welcome, strengthens Grab's position that the fare structure with the P2 per minute component is legal," Brian Cu, Grab Philippines country head, said in a statement. "Since the [issuance of] DO 2015-011, Grab has faithfully complied with the framework and the requirements imposed upon us by DOTr [Department of Transportation] and the LTFRB," he added. Despite not yet receiving the order, Cu said the company would comply with the rules set by the board. "We have...Keep on reading: Grab head welcomes LTFRB regulation of ride-hailing firms.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 11th, 2018

Grab is a disaster in progress

ON Tuesday, taxi-booking company Grab Philippines released its 2017 financial report, and the news was even uglier than most people expected. Having not made a dime since its entry into the country in 2013 and posting a loss of P1.56 billion in 2016, Grab finished 2017 P2.91 billion in the red. It does not see [...] The post Grab is a disaster in progress appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 6th, 2018