9 months Senate to scrutinize Angkas MB
By Vanne Elaine Terrazola The Senate will start on Wednesday its inquiry on the stalled operations of motorcycle ride-hailing company Angkas amid calls for its legalization. Senator Grace Poe on Tuesday disclosed that the Senate Committee on Public Services will look into the possibility of allowing motorcycles to be offered as for hire as a form of public transport. The ANGKAS app is displayed on a cellphone screen.(Kevin Tristan Espiritu / MANILA BULLETIN) The legislative inquiry stemmed from Senate Resolution No. 993, which Poe had filed last January 21. The senator chairs the public services panel. In her resolution, Poe, ... more