MANILA, Philippines — The Land Transportation Franchising Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has clarified that no fare hikes for modern public utility jeepneys (PUJs) and electronic jeepneys (E-jeepneys) will be implemented.
LTFRB issued the clarification on Tuesday after reports of fare increase surfaced following the issuance of Memorandum Circular (MC) 2019-061 on Fare Rates for Modern PUJ Services and Electric PUJ Services.
The said memorandum only serves as a guideline, the LTFRB explained in a statement.
The regulatory board said the memorandum “aims to establish a nationwide fare guideline baseline for Modern PUJs and E-Jeepneys and to standardize fare computations for…
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