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CTAP schedules Jan 13 trucking holiday

CTAP schedules Jan 13 trucking holiday

Jan. 10 | The Confederation of Truckers Association of the Philippines (CTAP) will stage a trucking holiday starting January 13 to highlight the numerous issues hounding the industry, some of which have remained unsolved for years. The group, in a meeting with...

ICTSI confident purchase  of MNHPI shares to clear PCC

ICTSI confident purchase of MNHPI shares to clear PCC

Sep. 16 | Cranes at the Manila North Harbor. Photo courtesy of the Manila North Harbour Port, Inc. International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) is confident its acquisition of 50% shares in Manila North Harbour Port, Inc. (MNHPI), operator of domestic...

South Harbor prepared to handle Christmas rush, assures ATI

South Harbor prepared to handle Christmas rush, assures ATI

Sep. 8 | Listed port operator Asian Terminals Inc. (ATI) said Manila South Harbor, which serves as one of two major international trade gateways into Metro Manila, is ready to handle the influx of cargoes with the onset of the holiday peak months. “Berth and...

BOC takes lead in forming multiagency unit on port issues

BOC takes lead in forming multiagency unit on port issues

Jul. 18 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) is spearheading the creation of an interagency body composed of government agencies and port stakeholders and users that will address issues hounding the private sector. The proposal to create an interagency body followed...

Manila port operators donate P20M worth of equipment to MMDA

Manila port operators donate P20M worth of equipment to MMDA

Jun. 17 | Manila port operators International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) and Asian Terminals Inc. (ATI) have donated at least a P20 million worth of safety and communication equipment to the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA). The pieces...

Almost 3 years after TABS adoption, PPA issues rules; agency to get 20% from TABS revenue

Almost 3 years after TABS adoption, PPA issues rules; agency to get 20% from TABS revenue

May. 27 | The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) has released an order stipulating the rules for the implementation of the Terminal Appointment Booking System (TABS), almost three years after the system was enforced at Manila’s two international terminals. TABS...

ICTSI to carry on with Manila North Harbor modernization plans

ICTSI to carry on with Manila North Harbor modernization plans

May. 1 | International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) will continue most of the rehabilitation plans for Manila North Harbor, but will also make several adjustments in how it modernizes the domestic terminal, according to one of its officials. “Many...

Port of Manila jumps to 32nd spot in top 100 container ports rankings

Port of Manila jumps to 32nd spot in top 100 container ports rankings

Nov. 1 | The Port of Manila leapt four notches higher to 32nd place in maritime journal Lloyd’s List’s latest report ranking the top 100 container ports worldwide. The Manila port also moved one step up to 22nd place among the top ports in Asia in the latest...

Plan to implement TABS in North Harbor temporarily shelved

Plan to implement TABS in North Harbor temporarily shelved

Sep. 21 | Photo courtesy of Manila North Harbour Port, Inc. Shipping lines and truckers using Manila North Harbor have listed action plans and measures for this year and the next few years to ensure containers flow smoothly around the terminal without the need...

TWG to study PH implementation of 15-year age ceiling on trucks for hire

TWG to study PH implementation of 15-year age ceiling on trucks for hire

Sep. 7 | The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has created a technical working group (TWG) to discuss how to implement the department order that effectively puts a 15-year age cap on trucks-for-hire, with the group’s report likely to be out in “a few weeks.” The...