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Netizens On Facebook Speak Up For Grab And Uber Over LTFRB TNVS Suspension

 

 Thanks to our Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB), some 90% of Grab and Uber services will not be available beginning on July 26, 2017  because these ride-hailing vehicles do not have the necessary  certificates BECAUSE THE LTFRB STOPPED ISSUING THEM A YEAR AGO. Stopped issuing. A year ago. From a memo released last July 11, 2017, LTFRB said that “both Transport Network Companies are directed to cease with dispatch the operations of all their TNVS (Transport Network Vehicle Services) which do not have the required Certificates of Public Convenience.” Magaling! Brilliant! Eto pa. To add salt to this […]

GRABESHARE CARPOOLING RIDE

Enjoy a private car ride on a budget with GrabShare

 

 Carpooling is a term where you and your friends (or mostly co-workers) jumped in one car to get to your point of destination at a cost that is not heavy on the budget. Sometimes, gas money is all you have to share and the driver, the owner of the vehicle will take you where you’re going. Carpooling became more of a trend these days as passengers grind to their daily commuting, battling traffic and the worsening public transportation conditions that not only delayed travel time but put too much stress for the public. These and other scenarios paved way for […]

EUROPEAN CARPOOLING MOBILE APP WUNDER ENTERS IN THE PHILIPPINES

European ride-sharing app Wunder starts carpooling commuters from Quezon City to Makati

 

 While everyone is busy comparing who’s got the best rides between Uber and Grab, a new player in the Philippine shore has silently entered into the Pacific introducing a quite the same carpooling ride-sharing app from Germany, Wunder. On an email directly sent to us by Wunder, said that the European carpooling mobile app was initially launched in Manila in February and there have been more than 7 thousand users that joined the community generating around 45 thousand carpool matches of people going in the same direction at the same time. Based on the survey that Wunder initiated, over 20,000 people […]

GRABTAXI IS NOW GRAB. PHOTO BY MAE ILAGAN (WIM)

Mobile app GrabTaxi is now Grab

 

 Mobile app for taxi and car booking GrabTaxi renames and is now simply called Grab. Grab announces this latest news at it happens in Singapore today. This is a developing story. Will update. UPDATE: GrabTaxi, Southeast Asia’s leading ride-hailing platform, rebrands to Grab today. The new Grab encompasses all the company’s services: taxis (GrabTaxi), private car services (GrabCar), motorcycle taxis (GrabBike), social carpooling (GrabHitch) and last mile delivery (GrabExpress), under one umbrella brand.   Rebrand signifies Grab’s market dominance in Southeast Asia   Since launching in 2012, Grab has evolved from a humble taxi-booking app to Southeast Asia’s largest land […]