Posts Tagged PUV

DOTr relaunches service contracting program for PUV drivers

Aileen Cerrudo   •   September 10, 2021

MANILA, Philippines— The Department of Transportation (DOTr) on Friday, September 10, relaunched the service contracting program (SCP). The SCP aims to provide temporary livelihood to pandemic-displaced workers in the transportation...

DOTr encourages PUV drivers to join Service Contracting Program, Tsuper Iskolar Program

Aileen Cerrudo   •   June 22, 2021

MANILA, Philippines—The Department of Transportation (DOTr) is encouraging public utility drivers (PUV) to join the department’s Service Contracting Program and Tsuper Iskolar Program. DOTr Secretary Arthur Tugade said the two...

DOTr urges PUV drivers, operators to strictly enforce protocols vs COVID-19

Aileen Cerrudo   •   June 2, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has urged public utility vehicle (PUV) drivers and operators to enforce strict enforce health protocols to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease...

LTFRB to open additional PUV routes next week

Aileen Cerrudo   •   April 9, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) will open additional routes for public utility vehicles next week. In a statement, the LTFRB said it will reopen...

PUVs in NCR Plus to operate at 50% during ECQ – DOTr

Robie de Guzman   •   March 29, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – Public Utility Vehicles (PUVs) will still be allowed to operate at a reduced capacity during the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) in the National Capital Region (NCR), Bulacan,...

Poe reminds LTFRB: No PUV phaseout during COVID-19 pandemic

Robie de Guzman   •   March 17, 2021

  MANILA, Philippines –  Senator Grace Poe has reminded the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) that any form of phaseout of public utility vehicles (PUV) during the coronavirus...

LTFRB to allow operation of additional PUVs starting Dec. 21

Aileen Cerrudo   •   December 19, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has allowed additional units of UV Express and modern jeepneys to operate beginning Monday (December 21). The LTFRB approved...

IATF approves implementation of service contracting of PUVs

Aileen Cerrudo   •   September 15, 2020

The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-MEID) approved the implementation of service contracting of public utility vehicles (PUVs). Proposed by the Economic Development Cluster (EDC)...

DOTr defends jeepney modernization program

Aileen Cerrudo   •   June 25, 2020

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has defended the government’s public utility vehicle (PUV) Modernzation Program, saying it does not favor the rich but the commuters. In a social media post,...

PUV operators ask LTFRB to remove P5,000 penalty vs drivers for not wearing facemasks while on duty

Maris Federez   •   February 19, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — Metro Manila jeepney operators asked the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) to remove the P5,000.00 fine being imposed on public utility vehicles (PUV) drivers for...


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