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LTFRB rejects Palawan appeal to suspend anti-'colorum' campaign

May 26, 2018 - 3:40 PM

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board instead promises to fast-track the franchise applications of qualified operators, amid concerns that tourism would be crippled

NO TO COLORUM. Palawan continues its operations against colorum vehicles in the province.

How much are the fares of new ride-hailing apps?

May 24, 2018 - 8:10 PM

Aside from Grab and U-Hop, Filipino commuters can now choose from MiCab, HirNa, Owto, Hype, and Go Lag

RIDE-HAILING. Currently, there are 7 ride-hailing companies with accreditation from the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board.

LOOK: Mayweather buys designer shoes for his dog

May 11, 2018 - 10:27 PM

The American boxing icon and The Money Team head for another shopping jaunt

U-Hop operations suspended in Batangas

Feb 16, 2018 - 2:53 PM

Batangas City Councilor Oliver Macatangay says the city council suspended U-Hop operations as the operators have yet to secure Certificates of Public Convenience from the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board

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Feb 12, 2018 - 8:17 PM

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Feb 02, 2018 - 8:24 PM

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Aug 17, 2017 - 7:36 PM

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LTFRB allows drivers to switch to Grab, U-Hop during Uber suspension

Aug 17, 2017 - 4:25 PM

The affected drivers should present proof of Uber accreditation and proof of insurance coverage

grab application on phone. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

U-Hop launches new services

Jul 20, 2017 - 2:39 PM

The homegrown ride hailing app goes beyond shuttle services as it introduces pre arranged taxi private car and social carpooling rides

EXPANSION. It was in July 2016 when it launched its app-based shuttle services, a month after securing LTFRB approval to operate as transport network company. Image from U-Hop official Facebook page

PH app FleetShare offers 'unlimited rides' for P3,999 a month

Apr 03, 2017 - 5:25 PM

But the app has a couple of restrictions – destinations must be within 15 kilometers from pickup locations and only a passenger s first 40 bookings are given priority

UNLI-RIDES. Fleetshare has an interesting ride-share concept but the asking price may scare off customers. Screenshot from Fleetshare website and app

Ride-sharing shuttle service U-Hop gets LTFRB accreditation

Mar 17, 2016 - 10:44 AM

The Filipino developed service uses the same app based booking system model of Uber and Grab but U Hop offers a shuttle service that can seat up to 7 people at a time

ACCREDITED. The Filipino-developed ride-sharing service gets the nod of the LRFRB. Photo from the U-Hop Facebook page

App-based shuttle service U-Hop wants to get LTFRB nod

Sep 02, 2015 - 6:45 PM

U Hop sends shuttles that can seat up to 7 people at a time This means more passengers are transported around the metro using fewer vehicles

APP-BASED MASS TRANSPORT. U-Hop has applied for accreditation as a transportation network company with the LTFRB. Photo by Katerina Francisco/Rappler