Gov’t affected by strike, says Piston- Cebu head

Inquirer.net, Nestle L. Semilla 10/17/2017

THE government is affected by the two-day nationwide transport strike. Gregorio Perez, Pinagkaisang Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Opereytor Nationwide-Cebu (Piston-Cebu) president, said this after President Rodrigo Duterte threatened to arrest those who would defy the implementation…

No transport strike in Cebu today

Nestle L. Semilla 10/17/2017

Cebu’s transport group would not be joining a transport strike on Tuesday but would be joining a rally instead. Members of the Pinagkaisang Tsuper at Operators Nationwide (Piston) would attend the rally led by the Kilusang Magbubukid…

Cebu City traffic flow unaffected by transport strike

Nestle L. Semilla 10/16/2017

The transport strike did not cripple the traffic flow in Cebu City on Monday, according to the city’s transportation office. At least 150 members of the Pinagkaisang Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Operator Nationwide (Piston) Cebu staged…

NO WORK, NO CLASSES TODAY

Jose Santino S. Bunachita, Nestle L. Semilla 10/15/2017

Cebu officials yesterday set in place contingency measures to address the projected public transport shortage today, especially in Metro Cebu cities and towns, while heeding Malacañang’s order to suspend work in all government offices and classes at…

MAO BA?

MAO BA? 10/15/2017

TRANSPORT STRIKE Netizens were relieved over the government’s announcement to suspend classes and work for today’s scheduled transport strike. Joel Pabalinas wrote, “Ang galing ng presidente natin, binigyan nya ng pagkakataon ang mga mag strike basta huwag…

Cebu City to deploy buses for stranded passengers on Monday

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 10/15/2017

Cebu City Councilor Dave Tumulak assured that 15 Kaohsiung buses will be on standby for stranded passengers on Monday, October 16 due to a scheduled transport strike. Transport group Piston will be holding a nationwide transport strike…

Scrap franchise rules or we strike — Piston

Inna Gian Mejia, Jose Santino S. Bunachita, Michelle Joy L. Padayhag, USJ-R Intern Patricia Erlaine N. Luardo 07/17/2017

Scrap the newly signed Omnibus Franchising Guidelines for the modernization of the public utility jeepneys on or before the State of the Nation Address (Sona) of President Rodrigo Duterte on July 24 or we will hold another…

Piston to hold another protest rally

Futch Anthony Inso, Jose Santino S. Bunachita 07/16/2017

The Pinagkaisang Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Opereytor Nationwide (Piston)-Cebu will hold a simultaneous march rally today to protest against the plan to phase out jeepney units at least 15 years old and the implementation of Bus…

Piston Cebu vows to hold more protest actions against plan to phase out old PUJs

Calvin D. Cordova 06/06/2017

  After last Monday’s protest caravan, the Pagkakaisa ng Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Opereytor Nationwide (Piston) Cebu warned of more protest actions as it continued to oppose the government’s plan to phase out old public utility…

MAO BA?

Editorial 06/05/2017

OUT WITH THE OLD While the militant leftist transport group Pagkakaisa ng Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Opereytor Nationwide (Piston) rallied against the government’s purported plan to phase out passenger jeepney units aged 15 years old and…

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