2 weeks LTFRB allows over 4,800 traditional jeepneys in 44 more Metro Manila routes MB
The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has allowed more than 4,800 traditional public utility jeepneys (PUJs) to ply the additional routes recently opened to ferry more commuters amid the reduced capacity in public transport. Under LTFRB’s Memorandum Circular 2020-058 released last week, a total of 4,820 traditional jeepneys have been authorized to operate in 44 Metro Manila routes. In this photo taken on September 8, 2020, a jeepney driver wearing a face shield sits next to a plastic divider as he waits for passengers to board his vehicle in Manila. – Many face the new ... more