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Archive for May, 2020

CAB stops airlines from offering flights

CAB stops airlines from offering flights

May. 31 | Not yet. That’s what the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) told airlines that have announced resumption of flights as early as June 1. In a May 31 advisory, CAB executive director Carmelo Arcilla ordered airlines to cancel their planned flights and stop...

Limited Cebu Pacific domestic flights start on June 2

Limited Cebu Pacific domestic flights start on June 2

May. 30 | Cebu Pacific and Cebgo will resume a limited number of domestic passenger flights starting June 2. All international flights remain suspended from June 1 to 30, 2020, however. The airline in a May 30 advisory said leisure travel remains banned per government...

PAL to resume limited international, domestic flights from June

PAL to resume limited international, domestic flights from June

May. 30 | Philippine Airlines (PAL) will operate scheduled flights on selected international and domestic routes starting June 1 following the easing of community quarantines nationwide. Limited international services that will restart operations on June 1 to 30...

BOC records 17 COVID-positive employees

BOC records 17 COVID-positive employees

May. 30 | Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay A total of 17 Bureau of Customs (BOC) employees has initially tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), according to BOC assistant commissioner and spokesperson Atty. Vincent Philip Maronilla during the...

BOC seizes fake cigarettes, packing machines worth P1.3B

BOC seizes fake cigarettes, packing machines worth P1.3B

May. 29 | Assorted fake cigarettes, raw tobacco materials and cigarette packing machines with an estimated value of P1.3 billion were intercepted by operatives of the Bureau of Customs-Enforcement and Security Service (BOC-ESS). Armed with a Letter of Authority...

NLEX Corp commits to June 15 completion of R-10 exit ramp

NLEX Corp commits to June 15 completion of R-10 exit ramp

May. 29 | Construction at NLEX Harbor Link | Photo from NLEX Corp. NLEX Corporation will complete by June 15 the Radial Road 10 (R-10) exit ramp of North Luzon Expressway (NLEX) Harbor Link, according to Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar. NLEX Corp....

Public transport under GCQ to come in 2 phases

Public transport under GCQ to come in 2 phases

May. 29 | The operation of public road transportation under general community quarantine (GCQ) will be implemented in two phases, according to the Department of Transportation (DOTr). For phase 1, or from June 1 to 21, bus augmentation, taxis, transport network...

Modified number coding scheme in place by June 1

Modified number coding scheme in place by June 1

May. 29 | The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will implement starting June 1 a modified number coding scheme in the National Capital Region (NCR). Under the modified number coding scheme, a vehicle that is color-coded may use major roads provided...

CIAC welcomes Aquino as new CEO

CIAC welcomes Aquino as new CEO

May. 29 | Clark International Airport Corporation (CIAC) welcomes the recent appointment of former Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) director general Aaron Aquino as its new president and chief executive officer. CIAC outgoing officer-in-charge Joshua Bingcang,...

PortCalls launches YouTube channel

PortCalls launches YouTube channel

May. 29 | PortCalls has landed on YouTube! Our channel is an exciting and creative platform designed to further enhance PortCalls’ mission to bring the #cargo #transport community together, keep everyone up to date on industry goings-on, and provide you with...