3 months PPA: No hazard fees for pilots  Manilatimes |Biz
Port sector clients do not have to shell out for additional charges, including hazard fees, despite the entire Luzon is under lockdown, the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) said. In a statement on Thursday, the PPA said it issued a memorandum banning the collection of extra fees in the delivery of port services. This order comes after Lucena-based Quezon Harbor Pilots Association Inc. sought to impose an additional charge of P60,000 for pilots’ health hazard fee for every vessel they will be assisting in Quezon ports. The move of the said organization was made known through a letter dated March 23, ... more