Landbank releases P2 billion for jeepney modernization

MANILA, Philippines — State-run Land Bank of the Philippines (Landbank) has released more than P2 billion in loans for the purchase of modern public utility jeepneys (PUJs) as part of the government’s policy to upgrade PUJs. Further, another P4 billion covering an additional 43 financing applications are awaiting the Landbank’s assessment and endorsement.

Norwegian public authorities limited to EVs from 2022

If only governments in emerging markets (ASEAN in particular) would adopt such policies Click here… The Norwegian government is considering a new directive that would require most new vehicle purchases by public authorities to be electric from 1 January 2022. The proposal will now be subject to a three-month period for consultations and comments before … More Norwegian public authorities limited to EVs from 2022