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Commuters Await PUV Modernization

As the nationwide transportation strike took place on Monday, the public got a hold of what it looks like having traditional and old-fashioned jeepneys phased out on the roads. This, as the country is poised to welcome the modern public utility vehicles (PUV) in June 2020. In an interview with the Philippine News Agency, commuters in the metro expressed positive responses...

North Trend Marketing Corporation Launches New High-Performance Anti-Wear Hydraulic Oils

Mobil Industrial lubricants introduced a new line of high-performance anti-wear hydraulic oils, the Mobil DTE™ 20 Ultra Series, at Seda Vertis North. North Trend Marketing Corporation, the exclusive distributor of Mobil Industrial lubricants in Luzon and Visayas, in cooperation with the Philippine Plastics Industry Association, Inc. (PPIA) and Philippine Institute of Packaging (PIP), aims to offer to plastic fabricators...

DOTr Chief Assures Completion Of Infra Projects In Bulacan

Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Arthur Tugade, has assured local officials here of the full implementation of the government’s ongoing infrastructure projects in this province. Tugade made the assurance as he met provincial leaders headed by Governor Daniel Fernando and Vice Governor Wilhelmino Sy-Alvarado in an effort to enhance cooperation in the implementation of the projects in Bulacan. “Makakaasa po kayong...

MMDA: Metro Manila Most Congested City In Asia Based On Facts

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said the recent study by the Asia Development Bank (ADB), which tagged Metro Manila as the most congested city in Asia, is based on facts. However, MMDA spokesperson Celine Pialago said the congestion in Metro Manila, is the result of many factors, some of which are beyond the scope of the MMDA. “By fact, figures...

Suzuki Philippines Strengthens Mindanao Hold, Breaks Ground For New Tagum Dealership

Suzuki Philippines, Inc., the country’s pioneer subcompact car distributor, continues to bolster its presence in Mindanao with a new dealership in Tagum City in Davao. After setting a new record of more than 2,000 vehicles sold nationwide in four consecutive months this year, SPH is gearing up to open new showrooms in different areas across the country with fast-paced...

MMDA Needs 300 New Traffic Enforcers

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is hiring three hundred new traffic enforcers to help respond to the agency’s growing responsibilities and needs. In a message sent to the media on Wednesday, MMDA spokesperson Celine Pialago said the hiring is to meet the increasing necessity of a larger workforce for the MMDA and because of vacant positions left by sacked...

SEAOIL Announces 1st Winner Of Lifetime Free Gas Promo

SEAOIL, the largest independent fuel provider in the Philippines, has announced the first winner of its lifetime free gas promo this year. Ron James Ditcing, a 37-year-old sales manager from Rizal, has proven that the third time’s the charm. As a SEAOIL user, Ron has been joining the Lifetime Free Gas promo since its first run three years ago. When he was...

Labor Groups: Big-Time Oil Price Hike ‘Uncalled For’

Labor groups scored the big-time price hike implemented by oil companies. Partido Manggagawa (PM), national chair Rene Magtubo believed that the oil price increase should have not been implemented, noting that these companies still have reserves in their supply. “At this point in time, there should be no big-time price hike given that oil companies still have their reserves priced at...

Hontiveros And Angkas Ride Together For Safe Spaces

Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros on Monday met with 1,000 motorcycle riders from transport service provider Angkas to promote a culture of safe spaces among its partner-riders and bring greater safety and gender-sensitivity awareness to the public. In her speech, Hontiveros went over the salient points of Republic Act No.11313 or the Safe Spaces Law, also known as the Bawal Bastos...

Grab Launches Book Donation Project

Users of the ridesharing application of Grab Philippines (Grab) may now donate books to those in need following the launching of its GraBuklat app on Wednesday. In cooperation with another private organization, Teach for the Philippines, Grab said its users may donate their used or new books from Sept. 18 to 25 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. through the...

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