jeepney drivers in the philippines - updates

Rappler's latest stories on jeepney drivers in the philippines

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2 Piston jeepney drivers positive for coronavirus

Jun 21, 2020 - 4:09 PM

The remaining 4 drivers are also in quarantine. They are being monitored by a medical team

FREED. Caloocan Representative Egay Erice visits the jeepney drivers, collectively known as Piston 6, before 4 of them were freed on June 8, 2020. Photo from Piston Facebook page

Lolo Elmer Cordero freed from jail

Jun 09, 2020 - 8:01 PM

Elmer Cordero and Wilson Ramilla, the remaining 2 of the 6 jeepney drivers arrested, are now free

FREED. Lolo Elmer Cordero (L) and Wilson Ramilla walks free from jail. Photo courtesy of Atty. Henrie Enaje

72-year-old Elmer Cordero remains in jail, 4 other jeepney drivers freed

Jun 08, 2020 - 4:45 PM

72-year-old Elmer Cordero and Wilson Ramilla remain in jail, as there are other charges filed under their name

FREED. Caloocan Representative Egay Erice visits the jeepney drivers, collectively known as Piston 6, before 4 of them were freed on June 8, 2020. Photo from Piston Facebook page

Jeepney drivers to receive P20,500 Pantawid Pasada fuel subsidy

Jul 26, 2019 - 7:52 PM

Only drivers who claimed the subsidy in 2018 will qualify to receive the subsidy this year

FUEL SUBSIDY. Jeepney drivers are to get P20.5k in fuel subsidies this year. Photo by DARREN LANGIT

Jeepney drivers protest PUV modernization anew

Jul 15, 2019 - 4:15 PM

Senator Grace Poe asks the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board not to 'brush aside transparency and due process' for drivers in implementing the modernization program

STRIKE. Jeepney drivers on strike staged a protest in front of the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board on July 15, 2019. Photo by Enrico Berdos/Rappler

LOOK: Jeepney drivers get P5,000-fuel subsidy

Aug 28, 2018 - 3:30 PM

'It's very specific for fuel purchases only,' says LTFRB Chairman Martin Delgra III

SUBSIDY. A jeepney driver shows his Pantawid Pasada Program cash card on August 28, 2018. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Gov't to give P5,000 fuel subsidy per jeepney driver in 2018

Jul 11, 2018 - 12:25 PM

Distribution of debit cards containing the P5,000 subsidy will begin on Thursday, July 12

SUBSIDY. Jeepney drivers will receive fuel subsidy under the Pantawid Pasada program. File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

UP 'Ikot' drivers wary of campus monorail project

Nov 26, 2012 - 6:56 AM

UP Diliman s jeepney drivers try to deal with change as a monorail is built inside the campus

DRIVERS ARE SCARED. How will the UP monorail project affect the UP Ikot jeepney drivers? All photos by Alcuin Papa