Malls urged to put up apps locating vacant parking spaces

 

By Rose de la Cruz

 

 

Crowd-drawing malls, schools and churches have been urged to have downloadable mobile apps for locating vacant parking spaces on their premises, to reduce time wasted looking for parking slots, ease traffic congestion near such facilities and to notify parking security of suspicious situations and medical emergencies.

 

The suggestion was raised by Rep. Bernadette Herrera-Dy, as member of the House Committee on Metro Manila Development and chair of the House committee on public information, as she also asked the Philippine National Police and the mall operators to maximize the malls’ transport terminals…

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Legislator asks Grab to enjoin passengers in fund-raising

 

Rep. Salvador B. Belaro Jr., 1Ang Edukasyon Partylist, lauded Gran Philippines for putting up a P100,000 bounty for the arrest of the killers of its model driver, Gerardo “Junjie” Maquidato Jr., who was fatally shot October 27 and his vehicle stolen by a man who posed as passenger.

 

Belaro also asked Grab to enjoin its passengers in a fund-raising for the slain driver’s family, who will have to henceforth live without a breadwinner.

 

“Grab can take that move one step further. They can, and I think they should, let Grab passengers help increase that bounty. Frequent…

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To Deter Crime, For Safety Monitoring: Now Come Affordable CCTVs, GPS For PUVs

By Rose De La Cruz

TO PREVENT crime in public utility vehicles, Aasenso Partylist Rep. Teodoro Montoro has filed a bill requiring drivers and their operators to install affordable security gadgets like closed circuit television and global positioning systems in their vehicles.

Montoro’s House Bill 6112, otherwise known as Public Utility Vehicle Monitoring Act, to compel the installation of safety monitoring devices on PUVs and providing penalties for violations.

The lawmaker sees the proposal as a means to deter violence and help in gathering the needed information to help prosecute the perpetrators of crimes.

 

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Montoro urged the…

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DON'T FORGET HAZING VICTIM, HERRERA-DY SAYS
 
The chairman of the House Committee on Public Information reminded her colleagues to make sure that the recent fatal hazing incident at the University of Santo Tomas will be top of their minds in their legislative work.
 
In  a statement Bernadette Herrera-Dy said as chair of the House Committee on Public Information, I am concerned that with the emergence of new hot news and issues, the hazing death of Horacio "Atio" Castillo, III will be forgotten or buried as a painful memory.

Vigilance must be sustained, she said, adding that the death of Atio ought to be the last hazing death.…

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SSS opens bigger, but free-rent, branch in Cubao

With a spike of about 21,000 additional transactions in the first half of 2017 alone, the Social Security System (SSS) branch in Cubao transferred to a bigger location in Puregold Building along Aurora Boulevard but still saved from rent-free arrangements.  

SSS-Cubao facilitated 326,889 transactions during the first semester of 2017, higher by seven percent from the same period of last year.

“Cubao is one of the highly-urbanized areas in Quezon City where a huge number of commercial and residential units are located, thus, a greater demand for SSS services among employers and members,” Social Security Commission Chairman Amado D.…

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