Taxi services

DOTC to issue rules for app-based taxi services

The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) is expected to release new categories of public transportation later this week to allow app-based services to operate in the country. DOTC Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya said it was an effort to modernize transportation services and introduce conveniences offered by technological innovation. As part of the classification of […]

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City to launch universal taxi app in Chicago

CHICAGO (WLS) — There will soon be a taxi app in Chicago. The city has just launched the process of selecting developers for the universal taxi smartphone application. All licensed taxi drivers in the city will need to use the app. It should look like apps used by ride-sharing services like Uber or Lyft. City […]