2 days ARTA tells LTFRB to issue CPCs to TNVS operators because these are ‘deemed approved’ MB
By Argyll Cyrus Geducos  The Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) clarified that the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) only needs to issue the Certificates of Public Convenience (CPCs) of pending Transport Network Vehicle Service (TNVS) franchise applications with complete requirements since these are already deemed approved by law. ARTA Director General Atty. Jeremiah Belgica (Photo from Anti-Red Tape Authority / Facebook / MANILA BULLETIN) In a Facebook live video, ARTA chief Jeremiah Belgica said that the LTFRB does not need to approve these applications anymore since under the Ease of Doing Business Act, these are already deemed approved once ... more