JTF COVID chief says essential workers can backride in MECQ areasJTF COVID chief says essential workers can backride in MECQ areas
JTF COVID chief says essential workers can backride in MECQ areas

Essential workers are allowed to backride in MECQ areas owing to the shut down of public transportation.

1,300 caught on first day of backrider shield implementation1,300 caught on first day of backrider shield implementation
1,300 caught on first day of backrider shield implementation

JTF COVID Shield reports over 1,500 violators of backrider shield requirement.

Backrider shield-related accidents reported over weekendBackrider shield-related accidents reported over weekend
Backrider shield-related accidents reported over weekend

Riders are sharing their close calls and accidents with the required backrider shield on social media.


DILG releases official memo allowing backriding for couplesDILG releases official memo allowing backriding for couples
DILG releases official memo allowing backriding for couples

The DILG has released its official guidelines for backriding on motorcycles.

Eleazar: LGBT, live-in couples allowed to backrideEleazar: LGBT, live-in couples allowed to backride
Eleazar: LGBT, live-in couples allowed to backride

Contrary to the Palace's statement, the Task Force Covid Shield commander says LGBT and live-in couples can backride.

Angkas backrider shield design approved by NTFAngkas backrider shield design approved by NTF
Angkas backrider shield design approved by NTF

The National Task Force on COVID-19 has approved the wearable backrider shield submitted by Angkas.

PNP‐HPG wants certified true copy of marriage certificatesPNP‐HPG wants certified true copy of marriage certificates
PNP‐HPG wants certified true copy of marriage certificates

The PNP-HPG will not accept photocopies of marriage certificates. They will only accept certified true copies.

Vico Sotto: Backriding not allowed in Pasig City yetVico Sotto: Backriding not allowed in Pasig City yet
Vico Sotto: Backriding not allowed in Pasig City yet

Pasig Mayor, Vico Sotto says backriding in his city is not allowed until there are clear rules.

Insider: DOTr proposed simpler solution than backrider shieldInsider: DOTr proposed simpler solution than backrider shield
Insider: DOTr proposed simpler solution than backrider shield

The DOTr said a balaclava and full-face helmet were more than enough. Other members of the task force didn't think so.

Roque: Bring marriage certificate photocopy when backridingRoque: Bring marriage certificate photocopy when backriding
Roque: Bring marriage certificate photocopy when backriding

Sorry. It's only allowed for married couples (with proof) for now.



Long Way Up streaming in Apple TV this September image
Long Way Up streaming in Apple TV this September

Long Way Up to premier globally on Apple TV+ on Septermber 18

Benelli TNT600i available for pre-order in PH starting at PhP438K image
Benelli TNT600i available for pre-order in PH starting at PhP438K

This inline four, 600cc naked bike from Benelli is now available for less than PhP500K.

LTO fast-tracking 138 new motor vehicle inspection centers image
LTO fast-tracking 138 new motor vehicle inspection centers

Soon, MVICs will replace PETCs and check emissions as well as compliance and roadworthiness.

JTF COVID chief says essential workers can backride in MECQ areas image
JTF COVID chief says essential workers can backride in MECQ areas

Essential workers are allowed to backride in MECQ areas owing to the shut down of public transportation.

2020 Honda Supra GTR 150 image
2020 Honda Supra GTR 150

We test ride the Honda Supra GTR 150

LTO gives another 15 days extension for registration image
LTO gives another 15 days extension for registration

Due to the MECQ, LTO is giving vehicles due for registration another extension.

LTO offices in MECQ areas will be closed image
LTO offices in MECQ areas will be closed

Transactions with the LTO in MECQ areas will be suspended for the next two weeks.

Metro Manila, Rizal, Laguna, Cavite, Bulacan in MECQ starting Aug. 4, 2020 image
Metro Manila, Rizal, Laguna, Cavite, Bulacan in MECQ starting Aug. 4, 2020

MECQ has been reinstated in the Greater Metropolitan Area starting Aug. 4, 2020.

Benelli TNT600i available for pre-order in PH starting at PhP438K image
Benelli TNT600i available for pre-order in PH starting at PhP438K

This inline four, 600cc naked bike from Benelli is now available for less than PhP500K.

2020 Honda Supra GTR 150 image
2020 Honda Supra GTR 150

We test ride the Honda Supra GTR 150