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PH transport agencies on high alert vs coronavirus entry at ports

PH transport agencies on high alert vs coronavirus entry at ports

Jan. 28 | Screengrab from the World Health Organization website Philippine transport and government authorities have gone on heightened alert in response to the international outbreak of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), the virus which was first detected in Wuhan,...

CTAP trucking holiday on temporary halt

CTAP trucking holiday on temporary halt

Jan. 17 | The Confederation of Truckers Association of the Philippines (CTAP) suspended its trucking holiday to give way to discussions with concerned parties on issues raised by truckers. CTAP on January 16 announced to its members that the temporary suspension,...

PPA extends for a year HOA of cargo handlers, terminal operators

PPA extends for a year HOA of cargo handlers, terminal operators

Jan. 15 | Image by Markus Distelrath from Pixabay The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) has again extended for another year the hold over authorities (HOA) of cargo-handling/terminal operators with HOAs that have expired or are about to expire to ensure uninterrupted...

Leyte’s Villaba Port reopens after repairs, set for more improvements

Leyte’s Villaba Port reopens after repairs, set for more improvements

Jan. 8 | Villaba Port was formally inaugurated recently after the development project was completed in August 2019. Photo from www.dotr.gov.ph Villaba Port in Silad, Leyte has been reopened after completion of rehabilitation works and is now ready to serve bigger...

PPA rolls out online application rules for vessel booking, payment

PPA rolls out online application rules for vessel booking, payment

Dec. 27 | Image by Goumbik from Pixabay The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) has issued rules on the implementation of an online application procedure that will support an integrated vessel booking and payment system. The Centralized Ticketing System (CTS), under...

PPA pilots digital accreditation of port service providers

PPA pilots digital accreditation of port service providers

Dec. 3 | Image by Dominic Alberts from Pixabay The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) is pilot-testing the automated processing of the accreditation of port service providers at the port management offices (PMO) of National Capital Region (NCR) South and North,...

ICTSI proposal for Iloilo ports meets PPA requirements

ICTSI proposal for Iloilo ports meets PPA requirements

Nov. 19 | Iloilo is eyed as a major regional transhipment hub for Visayas under International Container Terminal Servics Inc’s plans. Iloilo port photo from www.flickr.com/photos/29421855@N07/3316728089. International Container Terminal Services, Inc.’s...

Manila South Harbor completes yard 2 expansion

Manila South Harbor completes yard 2 expansion

Nov. 15 | Manila South Harbor photo courtesy of port operator Asian Terminals Inc Around 5,000 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) of static cargo space has been added at Manila South Harbor following completion of the expansion of Container Yard 2, according to...

PPA uniform rules on port tariff out

PPA uniform rules on port tariff out

Nov. 11 | Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) has issued uniform port tariffs for use as base tariff on contracts categorized as Tier 3 under the agency’s new terminal management policy. PPA Administrative Order (AO) No. 10-2019, which took effect on November 10,...

South Harbor’s Pier 13 closed from Nov 12—PPA

South Harbor’s Pier 13 closed from Nov 12—PPA

Nov. 11 | Image courtesy of Stuart Miles at FreeDigitalPhotos.net The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) is closing condemned Pier 13 in Manila South Harbor from commercial and non-commercial maritime and ancillary activities starting November 12, 2019. PPA general...