. (Seated at the table, from left to right ) Randolph Montesa, senior vice president, Digital Banking Sector, Land Bank of the Philippines (Landbank); lawyer Cheloy Garafil, Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) chairperson; and Roberto Martin, president of JM Jeepney Drivers and Operators Service, Inc., show the signed memorandum of agreement during the launch of the Automated Fare Collection System EMV Pilot Production Testing Project at the Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange in Parañaque City on Thursday (Sept. 1, 2022). The Department of Transportation, through the (LTFRB), and Landbank rolled out the interim operation of the EMV-compliant Automated Fare Collection System, which is geared toward the enhancement and modernization of the urban public transportation system in the country. (MNS photo)