Motoring

Train Law on Fuel
Kathryn Jalbuena

Will Fuel Excise Taxes Be Suspended Amid Price Hikes? Not Really, Says The DOF

The government is prepared to suspend the fuel excise tax if the global price of oil hits $80 a barrel. However, according the Department of Finance, a total suspension is not possible.On Tuesday this week, Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque said during a pres...

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What To Do If Someone Throws A Heavy Object At Your Car
Dino Mari Testa

Soon, People Who Throw Rocks At Cars Could Be Jailed

On its third and final reading, the House of Representatives approved House Bill 7163, which penalizes the act of throwing hard objects at vehicles.The bill passed with a vote of 171-0 from the representatives, and the ball is now in the hands of the Senate.If...

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Dino Mari Testa

The Philippines' Top Car Insurance Companies: 2018 Update

The Insurance Commission (IC), the government body responsible for all things insurance-related, released a report on the Phlippines' best-performing car insurance companies this 2018.If you're shopping for a comprehensive vehicle insurance provider, here ar...

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Drivers License In the Philippines
Dino Mari Testa

How To Get A Driver’s License In The Philippines

If you want to take to the roads, the first step is to know how to apply for a driver’s license.In this post, we walk you through the current process of securing your student permit from the Land Transportation Office (LTO), and eventually getting your non-p...

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Counterflow
Dino Mari Testa

5 Reasons Why You Should Never Ever Counterflow

Manileños get stuck in traffic for an average of 66 minutes daily, according to a recent survey by the Boston Consulting Group. But we can’t put all the blame on infrastructure. A huge part of the problem is the way Filipinos drive.One bad habit in particul...

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Grab Alternatives
Kathryn Jalbuena

5 Grab Alternatives And How Much Each Will Cost You

With Uber relinquishing its Southeast Asian business to Grab, many ride-hailing app users fear the implications of having to depend on just one company for their transportation needs. Hence, the birth of Grab alternatives.The virtual monopoly that the transpor...

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LTO PASS Driver's License Renewal
Dino Mari Testa

You Can Now Book Your LTO Driver’s License Renewal Appointment Online

In an effort to streamline and update their services, The Land Transportation Office (LTO) has revealed their newest tool: the LTO Personal Appointment and Scheduling System (PASS).The LTO Pass is an online portal where users can make appointments for motor ve...

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eCompareMo

Car Insurance Shopping Guide: How To Get The Best Deal

No matter how careful you are on the road, accidents can happen when you least expect it. It may result in injuries and property damages that cause a considerable economic loss for you, your family, and your country, which is why it’s crucial for car owners ...

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Best Movies About Driving
Dino Mari Testa

5 Great Netflix Movies About Driving To Satisfy The Petrolhead In You

Since Netflix opened its doors to Filipino consumers, we’ve enjoyed their steadily growing inventory of movies and series. From the techno-paranoia anthology Black Mirror to newcomers like Brillante Mendoza’s highly controversial Amo, the online streaming ...

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Top Driving Schools in Manila
Dino Mari Testa

Top LTO-Accredited Driving Schools In Manila

"Filipinos are bad drivers"—we've heard enough of that. But in terms of proving that line wrong, and amid the existence of good driving schools in the country, there seems to be very little improvement going on.We see the chaos every day. Whether you’re a ...

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