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PPA fills 42% of vacancies, eyes more recruits over next 2 years 

PPA fills 42% of vacancies, eyes more recruits over next 2 years 

Jan. 5 | Image by Shari Jo from Pixabay The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) has filled at least 600 plantilla positions, or about 42% of its 1,404 open positions, at the start of 2020. The newly hired personnel has increased PPA’s total number of employees...

PPA requires accreditation for all port service providers

PPA requires accreditation for all port service providers

Jul. 30 | Image by bastiaan from Pixabay Starting August 7, all port service providers, including customs brokers, shipping lines and agent, freight forwarders and truckers, will have to secure accreditation from the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA). The new accreditation...

Hold over authority extended to cargo-handling service providers with expiring contracts

Hold over authority extended to cargo-handling service providers with expiring contracts

Mar. 25 | The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) is once again issuing a hold over authority (HOA) to cargo-handling operators with expiring contracts or those with already an HOA to ensure cargo-handling services at ports continue without interruption. PPA general...

2Go revives Manila-Davao service

2Go revives Manila-Davao service

Nov. 2 | The MV St. Michael the Archangel, a 1,900-capacity passenger and roll-on/roll-off ship, has been deployed on the three-day, two-night service (one way). Davao City—The 2Go Group, Inc. formally launched on Oct 28 its service reconnecting Manila and Davao. The...

PPA order sets formula for cargo-handling tariff adjustment

PPA order sets formula for cargo-handling tariff adjustment

Feb. 25 | The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) is prescribing a standard formula for cargo-handling (CH) tariff adjustment. Among other provisions, PPA Administrative Order (AO) 02-2018 signed by PPA general manager Atty. Jay Daniel Santiago and effective on March...

PPA to begin P2B Davao-Sasa port upgrade in first semester

PPA to begin P2B Davao-Sasa port upgrade in first semester

Feb. 18 | The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) plans to start the initial rehabilitation of Davao-Sasa port in the first half of 2018, eyeing an estimated budget of P2 billion for the project. PPA general manager Atty. Jay Daniel Santiago recently told media the...

PPA sees 16% growth in 11-month income

PPA sees 16% growth in 11-month income

Jan. 23 | The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) posted a 16% hike in net income from January to November 2017 to P8.310 billion from P7.164 billion recorded in the same period in 2016. The actual figure was also higher by P2.326 billion, or by 38.87%, from the...

Contract bidding, including for Davao-Sasa, under new PPA rules begins 2018

Contract bidding, including for Davao-Sasa, under new PPA rules begins 2018

Dec. 30 | The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) will start the bidding for port concessions, including that for Davao-Sasa port, next year, as the agency rolls out its new regulatory framework for terminal management. PPA general manager Atty. Jay Daniel Santiago,...

PPA earmarks P7B for 30 Ro-Ro enhancement projects

PPA earmarks P7B for 30 Ro-Ro enhancement projects

Dec. 30 | The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) is spending around P7 billion to rehabilitate the roll-on/roll-off (Ro-Ro) terminals around the country and construct new ones to provide connectivity and address demands for passage and cargoes. The budget, to come...

PPA updates central ro-ro system’s name, ports covered

PPA updates central ro-ro system’s name, ports covered

Aug. 6 | The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) has clarified the name of the country’s central roll-on/roll-off route and updated the list of ports covered by the ro-ro loop. PPA general manager Atty. Jay Daniel Santiago signed Memorandum Circular No. 07-2017...