Hyundai Asia Resources Incorporated (HARI) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with about 30 local transport groups for the deployment of modern public utility vehicles (PUVs) in Bicol, Philippines. Hyundai Trucks and Buses Alabang will oversee the acquisition of 450 modern PUVs for the transport groups.

Since 2017, HARI has deployed more than 500 modern PUVs across the country to aid in making Philippines’ public transportation safer, reliable, accessible and sustainable. The company launched BiyaHenyo in 2022 to assist transportation companies to upgrade their fleets to modern PUVs.