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Lawmaker mulls suit vs Grab

Puwersa ng Bayaning Atleta party-list group Rep. Jericho Nograles is considering filing an estafa case against transport network company (TNC) Grab for collecting an “illegal” P2 fee per minute of travel time on top of other charges......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News4 hr. 4 min. ago Related News

Ateneo fan Angelica Panganiban makes ultimate hugot after Lady Eagles exit

Kapamilya star Angelica Panganiban has had her fair share of on-screen drama.  No role is that fact more evident than in her character as Mace Castillo in the 2014 romantic comedy 'That Thing Called Tadhana' alongside JM De Guzman. That thing called...volleyball 💯 pic.twitter.com/dtcIrv43tv — Mico Halili (@micohalili) April 15, 2018 The dramatic film set off a wave of heartbreak among its audience that resonate up to this day, and it looks like Angelica has assumed that role, even off-screen. Moments after Ateneo, her favorite volleyball team in the UAAP, was eliminated by Far Eastern University in Final Four, she Tweeted this out:  Sanay akong masaktan! Kaya ko to ateneo!!! — Angelica Panganiban (@angelica_114) April 21, 2018 Panganiban has been one of the most recognizable, and easily the most passionate fans of the Lady Eagles, and that's saying a lot. Angelica Panganiban is every Ateneo fan right now after they took set 3 😂 #UAAPSeason80Volleyball pic.twitter.com/6Yf5HYn1KQ — ABS-CBN Sports (@abscbnsports) March 3, 2018 Even Angelica Panganiban was a fan of that quick hit by BDL! #UAAPSeason80Volleyball pic.twitter.com/IGfrPYu9pD — ABS-CBN Sports (@abscbnsports) April 21, 2018 Still, she got her reps by playing a 'sawi' character before, so she'll probably handle this quite well, knowing that none of the Lady Eagles are graduating, and that she'll be a fan no matter what.    5 years in a relationship with the ALE 💙 I’m still here for another 5. Or another 10. Or maybe 20 more years. A post shared by Angelica Panganiban (@iamangelicap) on Apr 21, 2018 at 5:38am PDT.....»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: Sports4 hr. 17 min. ago Related News

Sara Duterte ranks 4th to 7th; 3 other Mindanawons in ‘Magic 12’ for Senate

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 20 March) — The race to elect 12 senators in the May 13, 2019 elections is on and four Mindanawons are in the ‘Magic 12’ among 58 possible contenders topped by reelectionist Senator Grace Poe (70.8%), Pulse Asia’s Ulat ng Bayan survey on March 23 – 28 shows. Pulse Asia noted […].....»»

Source: Mindanews MindanewsCategory: News6 hr. 17 min. ago Related News

Indonesia-based Go-Jek wants a share of Philippine ridesharing market — report

Indonesia-based ridesharing company Go-Jek reportedly wants a bite of the Philippines’ transport network vehicle service market, as Uber departs from Southeast Asia......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News16 hr. 17 min. ago Related News

When bamboo becomes a transport disruptor

By Romsanne R. Ortiguero Growing abundantly in the Philippines and the rest of Asia, bamboo is known for its versatility, multi-functionality, sustainability, and even for its tensile strength that can match that of steel. In the local setting, this sun-loving, hyper-growing type of grass is commonly used for construction, furniture-making, handicrafts, and even as food. […] The post When bamboo becomes a transport disruptor appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: News18 hr. 30 min. ago Related News

Yokohama City, MCDCB Host Business Matching Forum

On March 9, 2018 the City of Yokohama, Japan, with the assistance of the Metro Cebu Development and Coordinating Board – Research, Program, and Organization Development Program Management Office (MCDCB – RPOD PMO) held a business forum and networking event entitled “Y-Port Solutions and Strategies for Metro Cebu” at the Eduardo Aboitiz Development Studies Center […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: News19 hr. 4 min. ago Related News

Curry cleared to take part in modified practice for Warriors

OAKLAND, Calif. --- Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry has been cleared to take part in modified practices but will be out at least one more week with a left knee injury. The Warriors said Curry was examined by the team's medical staff Friday and is making progress in recovering from the grade 2 left MCL sprain that has sidelined him since March 23. Curry will be allowed to take part in modified practices beginning Saturday and increase his on-court rehabilitation. He will be re-evaluated again in one week. The Warriors lead San Antonio 3-0 in their first-round series. If they advance, the second round could start as early as April 28....Keep on reading: Curry cleared to take part in modified practice for Warriors.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Apr 21st, 2018Related News

PH payments gap narrows in March

The Philippines posted a narrower balance of payments (BoP) deficit in March but the shortfall was still the highest in four months, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reported on Friday. March’s deficit of $266 million was smaller than the $429 million and $550 million recorded in February and a year earlier, respectively. “Outflows in March 2018 stemmed mainly from foreign exchange operations of [...] The post PH payments gap narrows in March appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes ManilatimesCategory: Apr 21st, 2018Related News

Grace, Sara top senatorial poll

RE-ELECTIONIST and returning senators led the latest pre-election survey that also placed the President’s daughter, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte, in the so-called “Magic 12” for the 2019 senatorial poll. Senators Grace Poe, Cynthia Villar and former senator and now Taguig Rep. Pia Cayetano topped the survey conducted by Pulse Asia from March 23 to [...] The post Grace, Sara top senatorial poll appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes ManilatimesCategory: Apr 21st, 2018Related News

Report: Warriors star Stephen Curry not close to playing

NBA.com staff report The Warriors are doing just fine without Stephen Curry in the first round. They may need to keep that momentum going without him in the next. The Athletic's Marcus Thompson II reports that Curry "is not close to playing" and that "he isn't in the final stages of his rehabilitation" from a sprained left MCL. If that is true, he could be in danger of missing at least part of the second round, which could start soon given the current 3-0 series leads held by the Warriors and Pelicans, respectively. The two-time Kia MVP has not played since March 23 (Mar. 24, PHL time). The Warriors survived another injury scare on Thursday (Friday, PHL time) when Kevin Durant suffered a sprained ankle late in their 110-97 Game 3 victory over San Antonio. Durant, however, walked off under his own power and told reporters that he was fine after the game......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsApr 20th, 2018Related News

Poe tops senatorial poll, Sara Duterte, ‘Bato’ Dela Rosa also in

SENATOR Grace Poe-Llamanzares led a list of possible senatorial candidates already in the voting public’s consideration with 70.8% of respondents voting for her, according to a survey last month by Pulse Asia. Also making it to the top 12 senatorial preferences in the polling group’s March 23-28 survey are Davao mayor and presidential daughter Sara […] The post Poe tops senatorial poll, Sara Duterte, ‘Bato’ Dela Rosa also in appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: NewsApr 20th, 2018Related News

BDO Q1 net profit flat; sets 2018 guidance at P31-B

By Melissa Luz T. Lopez, Senior Reporter BDO Unibank, Inc. said net profit was little changed in the first quarter at P5.9 billion, behind the pace on its full-year profit guidance of P31 billion. The P5.9 billion profit in the three months to March was slightly higher than the P5.8 billion reported a year earlier, […] The post BDO Q1 net profit flat; sets 2018 guidance at P31-B appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: NewsApr 20th, 2018Related News

Balance-of-payments gap nearly halved in March

THE Philippines’ external payments position saw a smaller deficit in March, but first-quarter gap was still bigger than a year ago, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reported on Friday. The country’s balance of payments (BoP) position settled at a $266-million deficit last month, improving from a $429-million deficit in February and a $550-million shortfall […] The post Balance-of-payments gap nearly halved in March appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: NewsApr 20th, 2018Related News

RK Re-Elects New CRC Officers

Challenged to awaken the “natutulog na Community Radio Council (CRC)”, CTU- Barili’s Nutriskwela Community Radio initiated the re-organization of their Radio Council during its 1st Quarter CRC Meeting on 14 March 2018 at the 2nd Floor, Administrative Building, CTU- Barili Campus, Barili, Cebu. Thirty-four (34) participants composed of representatives from the Municipal Nutrition Committee particularly […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsApr 20th, 2018Related News

[Right of Way] Part 1: How to untangle Sucat, PH s most complex intersection?

How do you solve a problem like the Sucat interchange? Road safety advocate Vince Lazatin tackles the traffic woes of those who live in southern Metro Manila. Got any traffic, transport, and road safety woes? Send them to rightofway@rappler.com. – Rappler.com Christmas Carmageddon? The fault in our signs, part 1 The fault in our signs, part 2 Traffic enforcement: Be careful what you wish for The fault in our signs, part 3 ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsApr 20th, 2018Related News

LTFRB approves 4th ride-hailing company Go Lag

MANILA, Philippines – Filipinos have another ride-hailing company to choose from, after the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) approved the accreditation of Go Lag Incorporated on Friday, April 20. . @LTFRB approves another transport network company accreditation on Friday, April 20. Go Lag Inc joins ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsApr 20th, 2018Related News

Grab cancels P2 per minute additional charge

          The Transport Network Company Grab Philippines opted to remove its two P2 per minute charge on trips since12 midnighton Friday, after being bombarded with complaints on social media, some of which went viral, regarding expensive trips.   With this development, Grab fares are only based on the base fare, per kilometer fare, and surge pricing.Grab Philippines head Brian Cu reasoned in a television interview that while they would rather retain the additional charge, the company chose to do away with it for the meantime to avoid suspension.   Grab is set to file a motion for reconsideration to reinstate the said extr...Keep on reading: Grab cancels P2 per minute additional charge.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Apr 20th, 2018Related News

SC ratings down 17 points—SWS

              The net satisfaction rating of the Supreme Court (SC) plummeted from positive 37 (+37) to positive 20 (+20), according to a recent survey conducted by resource center Social Weather Stations (SWS).   The moderate rating of SC is the lowest it has receivedin six years.SC had double digit point decreases in all areas, losing 11 points in Metro Manila, 17 points in both Balance Luzon and Visayas, and 21 points in Mindanao.   According to the survey, which was conducted from March 23 to 27, SC's grade was down in rural areas, from classes A to E, all age classifications and educational classes in ...Keep on reading: SC ratings down 17 points—SWS.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Apr 20th, 2018Related News

Grab surge cap back to twice regular rate after LTFRB accredits 3 ride-sharing networks

THE maximum surge pricing cap of Grab Philippines is back to twice the regular rate from 1.5 times, as the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board has accredited three new transport network companies (TNCs). “This Board has issued a certificate of accreditation to a new transport network company, Hype Transport Systems Inc with [a]two-year accreditation [...] The post Grab surge cap back to twice regular rate after LTFRB accredits 3 ride-sharing networks appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsApr 20th, 2018Related News

Experts: No break of precedent in Chinese deployment of planes in Mischief Reef

Beijing's deployment of transport military planes on Mischief Reef on the Spratly Islands show a steady pattern of escalation, according to maritime analysts......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsApr 20th, 2018Related News