Posts Tagged transport strike

Eiffel Tower closed as France braces for major strikes

UNTV News   •   January 9, 2020

Paris – The Eiffel Tower will remain closed Thursday as France braces for a fourth consecutive day of major cross-sector strikes against pension reforms. Teachers, health workers, lawyers and railway...

LTFRB to revoke franchise of PUVs involved in transport strike

Aileen Cerrudo   •   September 30, 2019

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) will revoke the franchise of jeepneys and UV Express that participated in the nationwide transport strike on Monday (September 30). The LTFRB...

PH gov’t to proceed with ‘long overdue’ PUV modernization despite transport strike

Robie de Guzman   •   September 30, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine government has stressed that the modernization program for the public utility vehicle (PUV) will still proceed despite the transport strike launched on Monday (September 30)...

MMDA assigns 8 areas where stranded commuters may go amid transport strike

Marje Pelayo   •   September 30, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – Despite appeal from the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) not to pursue with the transport strike, several drivers and operators opted to stop operations on...

Transport groups to push through with planned transport strike on Sept. 30

Robie de Guzman   •   September 27, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – Transport groups on Friday said it will still push through with their planned nationwide transport strike on Monday, Sept. 30 despite an appeal from authorities. The massive...

No transport strike despite class suspension – transport groups

admin   •   March 20, 2018

MANILA, Philippines —Malacañang has suspended classes from all levels in both private and public schools in Metro Manila on Tuesday. Based on the memo circular, this is to avoid students...

90% of PUJs in Laguna join transport strike

admin   •   March 19, 2018

MANILA, Philippines — Many passengers were stranded in various parts of Laguna due to the massive transport strike conducted by Southern Tagalog Region Transport Organization-Piston (Starter-Piston) on Monday. Tricycles temporarily replaced jeepneys as a...

Piston to hold transport strike on Monday

admin   •   March 15, 2018

MANILA, Philippines — The Pinagkaisang Samahan ng Mga Tsuper at Operators Nationwide (PISTON) will once again voice out their objection to the government’s jeepney modernization program through a transport strike on...

Transport groups launch strike on Monday vs ‘anti-poor’ programs

admin   •   February 27, 2017

Several transport groups will conduct a massive transport strike on Monday, February 27. The transport strike opposes the planned jeepney phase-out and the government’s modernization program. Among the areas expected...

Transport groups go on strike vs jeepney phase out

admin   •   February 6, 2017

MANILA, Philippines — Several transport groups will hold their scheduled transport strike on Monday, February 6. This is to show opposition to the proposed phase out of old jeepneys by...


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