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DOTr eyes activation of 32 vehicle inspection centers this month

DOTr eyes activation of 32 vehicle inspection centers this month

Aug. 4 | The Department of Transportation (DOTr) and Land Transportation Office (LTO) are looking to activate by end-August some 32 private motor vehicle inspection centers (PMVICs) to speed up emissions inspection of vehicles applying for registration. The PMVIC...

Clark airport new passenger terminal building open by Jan 2021

Clark airport new passenger terminal building open by Jan 2021

Jul. 16 | Transport Secretary Arthur Tugade during an inspection of Clark International Airport’s new passenger terminal building | Photo from the Department of Transportation Transport Secretary Arthur Tugade ordered the opening of Clark International Airport’s...

Bicol airport construction now 24/7 for yearend completion

Bicol airport construction now 24/7 for yearend completion

Jul. 7 | Construction works for the Bicol International Airport project | Photo from DOTr Round-the-clock construction work for the development of Bicol International Airport (BIA) is set to start this July to meet the target completion date for priority facilities...

Seamless expressway travel eyed with toll collection interoperability

Seamless expressway travel eyed with toll collection interoperability

Jun. 30 | Manila-Cavite Expressway toll gate | Photo courtesy of ppp.com.ph The Toll Regulatory Board (TRB) is fast tracking implementation of the toll collection interoperability project for seamless travel between Luzon’s expressways amid the coronavirus pandemic...

Domestic lines ordered to cut agri, food shipping rates by 40%

Domestic lines ordered to cut agri, food shipping rates by 40%

Jun. 27 | Manila North Harbor The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has directed all domestic shipping lines to extend a shipping rate discount of at least 40% on all agricultural and food products. At the same time, they were ordered to allocate no less than...

Shippers get 8 days’ free time for cargoes unloaded by foreign liners

Shippers get 8 days’ free time for cargoes unloaded by foreign liners

Jun. 26 | Image by Alexander Kliem from Pixabay The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has ordered international shipping lines to implement a minimum free time period of eight days for cargoes unloaded from date of discharge at any port in the Philippines. DOTr...

Shippers’ Protection Office created to handle complaints on shipping line charges

Shippers’ Protection Office created to handle complaints on shipping line charges

Jun. 26 | Image by PublicDomainPictures from Pixabay The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has established the Shippers’ Protection Office (SPO) to protect domestic and international shippers “against unreasonable fees and charges imposed by domestic and...

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...

International flights for Clark, Cebu, Davao airports eyed with easing of quarantine measures

International flights for Clark, Cebu, Davao airports eyed with easing of quarantine measures

May. 29 | Screengrab of Transport Secretary Arthur Tugade during an online public address on May 28 The Department of Transportation (DOTr) will expand the operation of international flights to Clark, Cebu, and Davao once the country transitions to the less restricted...

Trade, transport departments press approval of economic stimulus act

Trade, transport departments press approval of economic stimulus act

May. 27 | House of Representatives Building in Quezon City The trade and transportation departments are pushing for the urgent passage of the proposed Philippine Economic Stimulus Act of 2020 (PESA), which aims to provide immediate financial assistance to workers...