Tag: PUV Drivers

De Lima seeks probe into LTFRB’s low fund use for PUV drivers

Senator Leila de Lima has urged Congress to investigate the reported low fund utilization of the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) under its Service Contracting Program which led to delayed benefits for public utility vehicle (PUV) drivers.

Poe: Struggling PUV drivers need vaccine now

Senator Grace Poe on Thursday appealed to the country’s Covid-19 managers to begin the vaccination of the public transport sector immediately as many jeepney and bus drivers were struggling to stay afloat due to the lockdown rules.