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Grab PH Introduces Mobile App’s Bunch Of New Services

Grab Philippines announced upcoming features of their mobile application which would allow users to book salon services at home, send packages or gifts nationwide, watch videos on demand, book hotel rooms, purchase tickets for point-to-point provincial buses, and pay online and in stores using their mobile phones. Brian Cu, country head of Grab Philippines, said Grab, as the “leading super...

GrabPH Scooter Rentals To Start Rolling In Intramuros

Tourists who want to experience a more personal yet convenient trip within Intramuros are in for a treat with the Department of Tourism (DOT) and Grab Philippines eyeing the September 2019 launch date for the GrabWheels-- a scooter hailing service with the pilot area inside the famous walled city. On Wednesday, Tourism chief Bernadette Romulo-Puyat and Grab Philippines President Brian...

MMDA Enforcer Trying To Stop Robber Stabbed

A traffic enforcer of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) was stabbed on Thursday when he tried to stop a fleeing snatcher in front of a coffee shop along Diosdado Macapagal Boulevard. The incident report sent by MMDA Spokesperson and Assistant Secretary Celine Pialago to the media showed that Traffic Constable III Randy Domong-as, while on duty, heard a scream...

HPG Vows Constant Visibility To Ease Edsa Traffic

The new head of the Philippine National Police-Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG) on Wednesday assured constant visibility of police officers along the Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (Edsa), especially during rush hours when traffic congestion is at its peak. "We will be helping in traffic direction and control. This is also part of proactive measures against all types of crimes that may...

‘Record Turn-Out’ Of Bidding For PNR Clark Phase 2

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) said the bidding for three contract packages under the Philippine National Railways (PNR) Phase 2 (Malolos to Clark) had a record turn-out, with multiple joint ventures consisting of two local and nine international firms, vying for the projects. PNR General Manager Junn Magno said the record turn-out of bidders showed the support of the infrastructure...

1st Batch Of Aircon Units Installed On MRT-3 Trains Soon

Around 33 new air-conditioning units (ACU) are set to be installed in Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) train cars as part of the Department of Transportation (DOTr)–MRT-3’s comprehensive rehabilitation project of the metro rail line traversing Edsa. In an announcement sent to the media Tuesday the DOTr said the ACUs were received since August 3 to August 20 and...

CST Introduces New Tires, Underscores Endurance And Style

Expanding its market reach and product line in the Philippines, Cheng Shin Tire (CST) launches five new passenger and 4x4 tires. The Parkour - PK01, Sahara - AT II and Sahara - MT II sports utility tires and Marquis- MR61 and Medallion - MD - A1 passenger tires are designed to deliver improved performance and timeless style. Parkour -...

Minimal Oil Price Rollback Expected This Week

Petro Gazz will cut prices of its gasoline and diesel products on Tuesday, August 27. In an advisory, the oil company said prices of both products will be slashed off PHP0.10 per liter effective 6 a.m. on Tuesday. These price adjustments are in line with the changes in the international market. Last week, Petro Gazz and several oil companies implemented...

Honda Foundation Inc. To Help Pawikan Conservation Center Protect Sea Turtles

Honda Foundation, Inc., the CSR arm of the Honda Group of Companies, recently partnered with the Pawikan Conservation Center in Morong, Bataan by donating vehicles that will be used in improving the conservation center’s ability to better protect these marine turtles. Honda Foundation, Inc. is comprised of four Companies, namely, Honda Philippines, Inc., Honda Cars Philippines, Honda Parts Manufacturing,...

DOTr: Baguio-Bound Buses Using PITX Increase To 33

More buses going to Baguio City are now available for commuters at the Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange (PITX), the Department of Transportation (DOTr) announced. In a message sent to the media, DOTr Undersecretary for Road Transport and Infrastructure Mark Richmund de Leon said there are now 33 Baguio-bound buses using the terminal located in the southwestern part of Metro Manila. De...

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