Taxi services

Taxi Business: All You Need to Know About Loans and Financing Ipass

Taxis and yellow cabs don’t just run on gas. They’ll need money to keep going.  Whether you need to add another taxi to your fleet or have cash on hand in case of an emergency, taxi financing may be able to help Ipass.net guarantee. How Can Financing Help Your Taxi Company? Taxis are available in […]

Taxi drivers

Taxi drivers issued warnings in operations by Peterborough City Council

Peterborough City Council Licensing Officers took part in a joint operation with officers from Cambridgeshire Police, HMRC and DVSA to inspect taxis operating in Peterborough. On September 8, vehicles were stopped by Cambridgeshire Police and inspected at the Pleasure Fair Meadow car park, Oundle Road. Taxis were checked for potential safety risks, while drivers were […]

Taxi drivers

High CNG prices: Mumbai taxi drivers and motorists demand higher fares to survive

Auto drivers and taxi drivers in Mumbai urgently need a fare hike. Photo: Eshan Kalyanikar Sain Ullah Khan, 65, has been driving a taxi in Mumbai for 35 years, but his life was turned upside down during the COVID pandemic in 2020. Lockdown two years ago took away his income and savings and now he […]

Taxi app

Taxi app asks for staggered opening hours to ease the pressure

One of the country’s largest taxi apps, Free Now, calls for staggered opening hours to help reduce demand for taxis during rush hour. The app operators gave evidence to the Oireachtas transport committee today as part of a discussion about the shortage of taxi drivers. Fiona Brady, operations manager at Free Now, told the committee […]

Taxi app

Ojek drivers online: Government powerless to take action against online taxi app providers

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – The association of joe online Garda Indonesia Chairman Igun Wicaksono said ride-hailing app service providers have been arrogant in complying with government regulations as they are reluctant to lower app fees. “This is strong evidence that even the government is powerless to take strong action against app companies,” Igun told Tempo on […]

Online taxi

1,000 online taxi drivers stage new protest in DPR

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Taxi online the drivers who are members of the Coalition of Online Drivers (Kado) have planned to organize a demonstration on Wednesday, September 21, 2022, in front of the House of Representatives (DPR) building. In the invitation received by Tempoover 1,000 will join the action. “We Kado bring three demands,” Indonesian Rental […]

Taxi drivers

Bhekulwandle taxi drivers ‘harass’ motorists

A resident of Bhekulwandle recalled a recent incident where she found herself in a roadblock which had been set up by taxi drivers who allegedly forced all passengers out of private cars, telling them to take minibus taxis. READ ALSO : A taxi owner killed in a hail of bullets in Isipingo Sonto Mthethwa, who […]

Taxi drivers

Thai taxi drivers demand a starting price of 45-50 baht

Sadit Chaithiang, chairman of the Thailand Association of Public Taxis, announced after the meeting that the first round of negotiations had not yielded any positive results and that the next meeting would be held in October. The taxi drivers’ associations have expressed their determination to continue their campaign for an increase in taxi fares despite […]

Taxi drivers

TAXI DRIVERS STRENGTHENING TECHNOLOGY PARTNERSHIP WITH BOLT

TaxisRam and Bolt Portugal have reached an agreement after two months of the Taxis pilot project to integrate TVDE’s digital platform. This new partnership aims to “lead the market for technological platforms in the Region”. According to Paulo Pereira, president of TaxisRAM, the “result was a success for RAM taxi professionals, who increased the residual […]

Taxi drivers

Spain: Unionized taxi drivers plan to strike across Andalusia on September 15; demonstration in Seville

Sep 14, 2022 | 20:29 UTC Unionized taxi drivers plan to strike across Andalusia, Spain on September 15; demonstration in Seville. Transport disruptions likely. Security transportation ESP Event Unionized taxi drivers across Andalusia plan to stage a regional strike on September 15 to protest new legislation allowing app-based transport services to operate in cities. Drivers […]

Taxi drivers

Taxi drivers have been warned of numerous ROAD CLOSURES in London this week

Image credit: MPS Several roads in the heart of London have been closed to taxis and other traffic in preparation for the funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Transport for London (TfL) this evening relayed the new closures put in place by the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) to allow a rehearsal to take place. […]

Taxi drivers

Blatant Sexual Harassment by Taxi Drivers Affects Women

Serious concerns are being raised by some women as they say some taxi drivers have sexually harassed them and indecently annoyed them. Speaking to fijivillage, a resident of Navua says there have been incidents where a taxi driver touched his hand and insisted on taking him for coffee and dinner. Your browser does not support […]

Taxi drivers

Online taxi drivers stage protest in Gojek’s office; Require Blue Bird excluded from the application

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – After visiting Grab Indonesia office, members of Driver Online Indonesia (DRONE) came to Gojek office to stage a protest today, September 12. DRONE PR manager Abah Ajat said one of their demands was for Gojek to kick Blue Bird out of the app. According to Ajat, GoCar drivers often have to share […]

Taxi drivers

Man files complaint after 23 taxi drivers in Bangkok refused to serve him

An angry Thai man has slammed Bangkok taxis on his TikTok account for favoring foreigners after 23 taxi drivers refused to take him for a ride of less than 15 minutes. The man said taxi drivers in the Asoke area only wanted to serve foreign passengers because they could rip them off with high fares. […]

Taxi drivers

Taxi drivers are not entitled to the 13th month salary

Read this in the Manila Times digital edition. Dear PAO, My friend and I are former taxi drivers with a certain taxi company and we were paid based on the “frontier” system. We worked there for over a decade until we became eligible for retirement. During our entire service, we did not receive our 13th […]

Taxi drivers

Andalusia | Violent protests as taxi drivers angered by plans to regulate ride-sharing industry in Andalucia

Taxi drivers are unhappy with the competition from ride-sharing companies. / PE The junta said the regulations aim to provide a legal framework so that the two forms of transport can coexist to provide the best service to the public. Angry taxi drivers protested outside the Andalusian parliament building in Seville on Thursday, over new […]

Taxi drivers

Taxi Drivers Block Brussels, Ask EU to Investigate Uber Files Revelations

Hundreds of taxis blocked the streets of Brussels, honking their horns as they circled around a roundabout straddling European Union buildings, as part of a protest by taxi drivers from across Europe Europe demanding that the European Commission launch an official investigation into whether politicians were unduly influenced by the United States. ride-sharing giant Uber. […]

Taxi services

Claims department dealing with complaints about unlicensed taxi services

Breadcrumb Links New Local News Municipality of Kincardine. Photo by Kelly Kenny/Kincardine News. Content of the article Kincardine Bylaws Enforcement is currently investigating complaints about unlicensed taxi services being offered in the municipality. Advertisement 2 This ad has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Content of the article “We don’t allow any type […]

Taxi services

Settlement department dealing with complaints relating to unlicensed taxi services

Breadcrumb Links New Local News Municipality of Kincardine. Photo by Kelly Kenny/Kincardine News. Content of the article Kincardine Bylaws Enforcement is currently investigating complaints about unlicensed taxi services being offered in the municipality. Advertisement 2 This ad has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Content of the article “We don’t allow any type […]

Taxi drivers

Motorbike taxi drivers online protest against rising fuel prices

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Chairman of the Indonesian Association of Transport and Online Service Drivers (PPTJDI) Grabbike, Igun Wicaksono said that the online motorcycle taxi (ojol) drivers would hold a rally on Friday to protest against the government’s recent fuel price hike. “It’s true, we online motorbike taxi drivers are going to hold a mass protest […]

Taxi drivers

A fierce battle is brewing between taxi drivers and residents of Khuma township in Klerksdorp – SABC News

A bitter battle is brewing between taxi operators and residents of Khuma township in Stilfontein, near Klerksdorp in the northwest. Commuters say local taxi operators have unfairly raised taxi fares without consultation. They also allege that some taxis are operating without a license, taxi drivers do not have driver’s licenses, they are overloaded and taxis […]

Taxi services

SD: Reduced Mitchell taxi services lead to increased public transport as traders face limited options

September 6 – MITCHELL – And then there was one. After the closure of two local services this year, Mitchell has had only one taxi company operating during the day and late at night. About four years ago, there were more than a handful of Lyft drivers, three local taxi companies and the city’s public […]

Taxi services

Decreasing Mitchell taxi services lead to increased public transport, traders face limited options – Mitchell Republic

MITCHELL – And then there was one. After the closure of two local services this year, Mitchell has had only one taxi company operating during the day and late at night. About four years ago, there were more than a handful of Lyft drivers, three local taxi companies and the city’s public transportation service operating […]

Taxi drivers

Warning to taxi drivers after Foregate Street video

TAXI drivers have been threatened with fines or penalty points if they park illegally or irresponsibly in the city. Cllr Richard Udall, chairman of the licensing committee which oversees rules governing taxi drivers in the city, warned law enforcement officers would be patrolling Foregate Street. His intervention came after an article in the Worcester News, […]

Taxi app

Hacked Russian taxi app orders dozens of taxis to same address, chaos ensues

Hackers caused chaos west of downtown Moscow this week after briefly taking over Russia’s largest taxi service, Yandex. The hackers, who have not been identified, reportedly ordered all taxis in the area to go to the same pick-up point. Russian media reported severe traffic delays in the area as a result, with a stoppage lasting […]

Taxi drivers

HMRC pursues 4,000 taxi drivers over unpaid taxes

HM Revenue & Customs is suing thousands of private drivers for unpaid taxes as new registration requirements expose the scale of undeclared income among drivers who operate via online apps. HMRC said this week it would write to around 4,000 drivers booked through apps such as Uber, Ola and Bolt, whom it suspects have not […]

Taxi app

A new taxi app is coming to Bath to wow locals

Image credit: Taxis SWOOP A new taxi and private hire booking app in Bath called TAXI SWOOOP launched, using a localized management team and specific services in Bath, Somerset and surrounding areas. The new service offers airport and train station transfers for travelers to and from Bath, as well as shorter journeys, with 24/7 availability. […]

Taxi app

SWOOP Taxi app launched to revolutionize Bath taxis

Bath, UK, Sep 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A new Bath Taxi service has just launched, using an improved business model on Uber and Ola with a localized management team and services specific to Bath, Somerset and vicinity. Taxis in Bath have long been scarce and unreliable, and although ride-hailing brands have attempted to expand […]

Taxi app

Anonymous hacked Russian taxi app Yandex causing massive traffic jam

Russia was one of favorite targets of hackers since the country went to war with Ukraine. The latest attack was targeted against a ride-sharing service Yandex Taxi. The news was first published on Reddit.com. For your information, Yandex Taxi belongs to yandex, Russia’s leading IT company, also known as Russian Google. It should be noted […]

Taxi drivers

In Japan’s ‘Udon Capital’, Taxi Drivers Help Travelers Find the Best Noodles

The Udon taxi takes travelers on noodle tours in Kagawa, the “Udon capital” of Japan. Taxi Udon It’s not hard to find decent noodles in Kagawa, the unofficial “Udon capital of Japan”. Shikoku Island Prefecture is home to more than 700 restaurants specializing in udon. You’re never more than a few minutes away from a […]

Taxi drivers

I’m a cyclist and I’m fed up with careless taxi drivers who park on yellow lines and curbs – they think it’s their right

A CITY has been engulfed in a war of words between cyclists and taxi drivers after taxi drivers began parking on double yellow lines and curbs. A video filmed by a cycling activist in Worcester, Worcs., sparked chaos after he blasted a long line of taxis stretching far beyond a designated taxi rank. 1 Camera […]

Taxi drivers

NYC Announces Debt Relief Plan for Struggling Taxi Drivers | National

By KAREN MATTHEWS – Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — New York City taxi drivers who owe hundreds of thousands of dollars on loans they took out to operate yellow cabs will see their burden significantly reduced under a tax relief program. debt announced on Tuesday. Under the program announced by city officials, the New […]

Online taxi

Online taxi services market share 2022

Quadintel has published a new report on the Online taxi services market. The research report contains detailed information about demand, growth, opportunities, challenges and restraints. Also, it provides an in-depth analysis of the structure and possibility of global and regional industries. The online taxi service offers mobility services to customers through a mobile platform connected […]

Taxi app

Top Companies, Trends, Growth Factors and Forecasts to 2028

The recent research report on Taxi APP market provides a competitive advantage to shareholders by illustrating the growth trajectory of this business vertical during through a deep-dive analysis of recent and historical performance. Additionally, the estimations offered in the document are verified by experts through proven research methodologies. Apart from providing vital […]

Online taxi

Government postpones online taxi fare increase for second time

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – The Ministry of Transport has again postponed the increase in fares for taxi online services (ojol) which comes as the second occurrence after initially postponing it on August 14. Ministry spokeswoman Adita Irawati explained on Sunday that the main reason for not raising the fare of […]

Taxi services

New regulations adopted for call taxi services – ARAB TIMES

WhatsApp Facebook Twitter E-mail Messenger This post has been read 15552 times! KUWAIT CITY, August 28: Kuwait’s Ministry of Interior announced on Sunday that its General Traffic Department will start revamping taxi and taxi call services in line with the modernization of the traffic system, starting from 1 october. The new regulations, based on Ministerial […]

Taxi drivers

FCT Senate: NNPP candidate backed by taxi drivers – The Sun Nigeria

From Okwe Obi, Abuja Ahead of the 2023 poll, Abuja’s painted taxi drivers endorsed the Federal Capital Territory senatorial candidate on the Nigeria New People’s Party (NNPP) platform, Mubarak Tijjani. Yesterday in Abuja, Chairman of Painted Abuja Taxi Nigeria Limited, Shehu Yaradua, expressed his belief that Tijjani would protect the interests of the union if […]

Taxi drivers

New hub to answer questions from Bolt taxi drivers

Bolt taxi drivers will have a physical location to ask questions, raise issues and receive information, the transportation company said. The new hub will be located in Tower Road, Sliema, where current and potential taxi drivers and fleet owners can meet Bolt’s operations and customer service specialists and raise any concerns. Transport manager Ryan Mahoney […]

Taxi drivers

Taplow residents angry at ‘cab drivers urinating on lawn’

An angry resident wants a parking area removed on Bath Road, claiming taxi drivers are using it as a ‘toilet break’. A petition has been sent to Buckinghamshire Council asking for the parking area on the A4 in Taplow, Buckinghamshire, to be removed due to continuing issues. The online petition, which was filed on Tuesday […]

Taxi drivers

Taxi drivers back NNPP candidate Tijjani

From Okwe Obi, Abuja Ahead of the 2023 poll, Abuja taxi drivers endorsed the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) senatorial candidate of the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP), Mubarak Tijjani. Painted Abuja Taxi Nigeria Limited Chairman Shehu Yaradua expressed confidence that Tijjani would protect the interests of the union if elected. He said the union would […]

Online taxi

‘Kerala Savari’, India’s first online taxi service as a public option

Why is the Kerala government launching its own app-based taxi service? How does it differ from existing private actors? Why is the Kerala government launching its own app-based taxi service? How does it differ from existing private actors? The story so far: Kerala has soft-launched “Kerala Savari”, the country’s first online taxi service owned by […]

Taxi drivers

Hundreds of taxi drivers have stopped working at Sandwell – here’s why

The number of registered taxi drivers in the borough of Sandwell has fallen from 2,400 to 1,300 Transport chiefs have discussed making life easier for taxi drivers in Sandwell – as new figures show hundreds of drivers have stopped working in the borough. The number of registered taxi drivers in the borough has risen from […]

Taxi drivers

Struggling taxi drivers see congestion pricing as a back-breaking fee

Proposed city driver fees that are expected to generate billions of dollars for public transit upgrades also threaten to significantly damage the livelihoods of taxi drivers and the long-suffering yellow cab industry. The proposed Central Business District tolling program — aka congestion pricing — could add up to $19 in new fees on every metered […]

Online taxi

Options available to users of online taxis in Tanzania

By The Citizen Reporter Who should drivers and passengers turn to after ride-sharing business in Tanzania has been disrupted? This is an issue that has been compounded by the continued attrition of service providers in the online taxi business. With the departure and change of mode of operation of some service providers, dozens of drivers […]

Online taxi

Fair prices and safe travel! First Government of India Owned Online Taxi Service Launched in Kerala

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday (17 August) inaugurated Kerala Savari, India’s first online taxi service owned by a state government. The CM said the project would ensure fair pay for motor taxi workers as well as proper and decent service to passengers. The Motor Workers Welfare Board, under the Department of Labor, initiated […]

Taxi drivers

Various roads in Polokwane closed due to taxi driver blockade

POLOKWANE – Motorists are advised to avoid a number of roads in the city as they have been blocked by taxis. Drivers from the Seshego-Polokwane Taxi Association (SPTA) blocked off several streets in the Polokwane CBD. These streets include Market, Church, Jorissen, Grobler and Thabo Mbeki streets. Traffic is congested in various areas. SPTA spokesperson […]

Online taxi

Launch of the country’s first government-owned online taxi service in Kerala

The Kerala government has rolled out ‘Kerala Savaari’, a government-owned online taxi service, the first such initiative by a state government in the country. A promotion of ‘Kerala Savaari’, a Kerala government initiative to roll out a government-owned online taxi service (Picture: India Today) STRONG POINTS The Kerala government has rolled out a government-owned online […]

Online taxi

In a first, LDF government launches state-run online taxi, automatic app – Kerala Savari

Thiruvananthapuram: ‘Kerala Savari’, an online taxi service owned by the state government, was launched on August 17 in Thiruvananthapuram. The program was designed and implemented by the Motor Vehicle Welfare Board under the aegis of the state Department of Labor. Kerala Savari will have a fleet of about 500 registered cars and taxis, which will […]

Taxi drivers

Taxi drivers oppose feasibility study on Uber and other ride-sharing services | New

A proposal that would have required the VI Taxicab Commission to conduct a feasibility study into the potential impact of ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft was dead on arrival at a Legislature Finance Committee hearing on Thursday . Taxi representatives also said on Thursday that after 17 years, the commission’s board had approved a […]

Taxi drivers

Huge drop in number of taxi drivers in Sandwell, figures show

Taxi drivers in West Bromwich during a protest in June 2022. Photo: Imran Qureshi The number of registered taxi drivers in the borough has risen from 2,400 to 1,300, according to preliminary figures shown in Sandwell Council’s Taxi Licensing Services Improvement Plan. Sandwell taxi drivers have spent months campaigning for the council to cut fees […]

Online taxi

Launch of India’s first online taxi service “Kerala Savari”

No more news August 17, 2022 | 11:38 p.m. Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh), August 17 (UNI) Union Minister of State for Ports, Shipping and Waterways (MoPSW), Shripad Yesho. Nayak stressed on Wednesday that the government’s emphasis on port-led development and the resulting plans for commissioning projects under Sagarmala, inland waterways and smart port cities require investment. […]

Online taxi

‘Kerala Savari’ from today; The country’s first online taxi owned by the state government

Thiruvananthapuram: The country’s first online taxi service, ‘Kerala Savari’ owned by the state government, will start operations today. Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that through Kerala Savari, it will be possible to provide fair and decent service to passengers and provide motor taxi workers with proper remuneration.The “Kerala Savari” service is initiated by the Motor […]

Taxi services

Carpooling will resume in taxi services reimbursed by Kela

Carpooling will resume on September 1, 2022 for customers using a Kela taxi. Ridesharing was discontinued in March 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The extensive COVID-19 restrictions have now been largely lifted. As part of this relaxation, carpooling for customers using a Kela taxi will resume in September. This means that customers traveling […]

Taxi app

Forest Green Rovers and taxi app Bolt encourage football fans to ditch their cars on matchdays

Forest Green Rovers FC have teamed up with car-sharing, taxi and food delivery app Bolt to encourage football fans to ditch their cars and walk to club matches, as part of a a joint green initiative to raise awareness of the benefits of sustainable development. travel. Dubbed “FootBolt”, the season-long campaign is designed to encourage […]

Taxi drivers

Oldham taxi drivers report an increase in violent attacks on cars

Oldham taxi drivers have reportedly been hit by the rise in senseless vandalism from yobs destroying their cars in recent months – putting them out of pocket due to repair costs. Basharat Hussain, who represents Oldham Private Hire Drivers (OPHDA), said drivers operating in the borough have recently faced an increase in criminal damage to […]

Taxi drivers

Taxi drivers gather in Queens after passengers were charged with beating driver Kutin Gyimah to death

NEW YORK — There was a rally in Queens on Sunday after a taxi driver was beaten to death by passengers who police say refused to pay for his fare and attempted to rob him. This driver is remembered as a loving husband and father just trying to provide for his family, CBS2’s Andrea Grymes […]

Taxi drivers

What is the PERFECT number of taxi drivers and why don’t taxi drivers come back?

Some in the taxi industry believed the number of taxi drivers would rebound as quickly as it had depleted during the pandemic. However, TaxiPoint’s prediction of a longer struggle to recruit taxi drivers, despite high demand for taxis in many areas, has come true. With this reset caused by the many covid lockdowns, the industry […]

Taxi services

SpiceJet launches taxi services at 28 major airports. Details here

SpiceJet has launched its taxi services at 28 major airports, including Dubai, the company announced on Friday. Passengers booking SpiceJet flights will receive an SMS with details of the SpiceJet taxi service, the airline said in a noted statement. A link in the text message will allow passengers to update pick-up location and time details, […]

Taxi drivers

Department of Transportation cracks down on overcharging taxi drivers at TSN airport

Taxis come in to pick up passengers at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in HCM City. The number of vehicles circulating at the airport cannot meet the sudden increase in passenger demand. — Photo VNA/VNS Deputy Minister Le Anh Tuan urged inspectors from the city’s transport ministry, in cooperation with the heads of Tan Son […]

Taxi services

Limited labor shortage Taxi services in paratransit | City News

The STM has announced limits to its adapted taxi service as of August 15, due to a labor shortage. “As the vast majority of trips are made by our intermediaries in the taxi industry, fewer drivers available also means fewer vehicles on the road to meet the needs of our customers,” the STM press release […]

Taxi services

Helbiz (HLBZ) will offer on-demand taxi services to expand international intermodal offering

Enter Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your one week free trial here. Today, Helbiz (NASDAQ: HLBZ), a global leader in micro-mobility, announced the start of a new chapter for its intermodal mobility offering, Helbiz Taxi. The micro-mobility company aims to integrate worldwide mobility services into its app to expand intra- and extra-urban mobility offerings […]

Taxi services

Helbiz will offer on-demand taxi services to expand the international intermodal offer

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Helbiz (NASDAQ: HLBZ), a global leader in micro-mobility, today announced the start of a new chapter for its intermodal mobility offering, Helbiz Taxi. The micro-mobility company aims to integrate worldwide mobility services into its app to expand intra- and extra-urban mobility offerings to include vehicles from other like-minded companies. By offering users more […]

Taxi drivers

Cops warn taxi drivers transporting criminals, stolen goods

Shardine Bock ERONGO Regional Commander for Community Affairs Ileni Shapumba has warned taxi drivers transporting criminals and stolen property that legal action will be taken against them. This follows the alleged involvement of two taxi drivers in recent robberies and burglaries in Swakopmund. “Again, it is clear that taxis and taxi drivers are used to […]

Taxi services

NADDC, AFRICAR, unveil Bajaj Qute cars assembled in Nigeria for taxi services in Ibadan

NADDC partners with Stallion Group’s AFRICAR and unveils a Bajaj Qute car assembled in Nigeria for taxi services in Ibadan. AFRICAR is a modern transport service with dedicated vehicles built in Lagos, Nigeria by the Stallion Group. AFRICAR says the Qute car is environmentally friendly, with 50% less carbon emissions than the average car. Governor […]

Taxi services

China Will Soon Have Driverless Taxi Services Thanks to Baidu – Coming Soon? – Automotive News

China’s leading artificial intelligence company, Baidu, has won the first permits to offer driverless taxi services in the country, but what impact does this have on Grab? Available to the public and due to operate soon on public roads in Chongqing and Wuhan, Chinese authorities place great faith in Baidu’s abilities to expand its self-driving […]

Taxi drivers

Taxi drivers will receive a one-time fuel and energy subsidy

Local taxi drivers who meet certain conditions will receive a one-time fuel and energy subsidy of up to MOP 12,000 (USD 1,484) from September, as part of a series of policies aimed at mitigating the impact of the pandemic on the local economy. The aid is ordered to benefit 4,000 taxi drivers and amounts to […]

Taxi app

Taxi App Market | By Type, Application Analysis and Regional Forecast to 2029 – Shanghaiist

New Jersey, United States,- The world Taxi app market Market Research Intellect’s analysis contains all definitions, classifications, segments, applications, commitments, and market trends a user needs to attain in the global Taxi APP Market. In order to describe the definition, categorization, procedures, and market interactions for the Global Industry Taxi Application Market study is also […]

Taxi services

Baidu to operate driverless taxi services in two Chinese cities

Baidu’s self-driving technology Launched in 2017, Baidu’s Apollo self-driving technology has been dubbed “Android for Automated Vehicles”. The company has opened up the treasure trove of data it has on automated driving to help others use its platform as a foundation for building autonomous vehicles. The data it obtains in the process allows the company […]

Online taxi

US-based Guyanese launches online taxi booking service

Aiming to ease public transport headaches for passengers and operators, US-based Guyanese businessman Ken Deocharran on Friday launched an online taxi booking platform, Book-A-Ride . The investment is pegged at nearly US$500,000 as of today and this figure is expected to increase as the company seeks to expand its operations across the country. The service, […]

Taxi drivers

Long-distance taxi drivers furious over ‘rise in hitchhiking’

POLOKWANE – Drivers who embark on random patrols around the city prohibiting hitchhiking say that when they prevent motorists from transporting passengers, these drivers vandalize their vehicles and even threaten them with violence. A driver who spoke to Polokwane Observer on condition of anonymity said his vehicle’s single window was damaged by a private driver […]

Taxi app

Company on the taxi application, solution in three months, says CM | Goa News

Panaji: Reiterating the government’s determination to introduce app-based taxi aggregators in Goa, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said the state cannot make an exception to this service. “We need to bring taxi aggregators to Goa, and we will come up with a solution within three months,” Sawant said on Thursday. Referring to the issue of taxis […]

Taxi drivers

60 Cancun taxi drivers fined for overloading passengers

Share the article Last update 2 days ago Cancun taxi drivers have drawn negative attention in recent months for unfair practices such as overcharging, a problem often encountered by visitors. With more and more reports of price gouging, local authorities are paying more attention to the problem of at least 60 taxi drivers from Cancún […]

Taxi app

Taxi app ‘Bolt’ set to work in Glasgow after getting green light from council

Taxi app ‘Bolt’ set to work in Glasgow after getting green light from council The RIDE-HAILING Bolt app is set to work in Glasgow after being licensed by the advice despite an objection from the private drivers. The city’s licensing committee has granted permission to open a booking office on West Regent Street to the […]

Taxi app

Taxi app ‘Bolt’ set to work in Glasgow after getting green light from council

The RIDE-HAILING Bolt app is set to operate in Glasgow after being licensed by the council despite an objection from private drivers. The city’s licensing committee has granted permission to open a booking office on West Regent Street to the British branch of the Estonian company, which operates in the same way as Uber. It […]

Taxi drivers

From Iceland – Taxi drivers’ unions frustrated with bill

Two taxi driver unions are speaking out against Infrastructure Minister Sigurður Ingi Jóhannsson’s taxi driving bill, reports To visit. A goodie bag full of the perfect traveling companions now on sale in the Grapevine Shop! Our brand new Best of Iceland 2022, Best of Reykjavík 2022, a detailed map of Iceland, plus a rain poncho […]

Taxi drivers

Skyrocketing Auto Insurance Rates Impacting Taxi Drivers

Taxi drivers are speaking out, saying car insurance rates have skyrocketed, leading some to hang up their keys. The increase in the insurance rate, which some say is three to four times what they used to pay, is forcing some Waterloo taxi drivers to walk away from their cabs. “We were paying about $3,000 a […]

Taxi services

Toksi, a revolutionary app that aims to digitize taxi services, has been launched

VIENNA, August 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — A group of developers from different industries, such as blockchain, taxi companies, corporate banking, retail, lifestyle management, etc., have launched a revolutionary application carpooling, which aims to disrupt the existing business model of taxi services and offer something fundamentally new to the market – Toksi app. While modern taxi […]

Taxi drivers

Drama in Tshwane as taxi drivers block road and attempt to break into Kgosi Mampuru prison

Security forces dispersed dozens of taxi drivers who were trying to force their way into Kgosi Mampuru prison to attend a trial there on Wednesday. Security forces dispersed dozens of taxi drivers who were trying to force their way into Kgosi Mampuru prison to attend a trial there on Wednesday. There are courtrooms in the […]

Taxi services

Taxi Services Market Size, Global Analytical Overview, Key

Taxi services market ReportsandReports will examine the growth rate of the global taxi services market from 2022 to 2028. The report examines the previous year’s growth trends, market share, industry analysis, growth drivers, limitations, opportunities and challenges, as well as profiling of market players. Global Taxi Services Market can be obtained through market details such […]

Taxi drivers

🌱 Lawsuit Targets NYC Alfresco Dining + Taxi Driver Rally

Hello New York! New lawsuit targets NYC’s outdoor dining program, judge rules in favor of homeless family trying to find accommodation with city-issued voucher, and taxi drivers would like to see cap removed on the number of new licenses issued. Also find out the latest news from the New York Congressional primaries. First, today’s weather […]

Taxi drivers

“Taxi drivers face losses every day, who will think about their problems?” : AL Quadros, General Secretary, Union of Mumbai Taxi Drivers

Following several strike representations and warnings by the Mumbai Taximen’s Union – the largest taxi union in Mumbai, the country’s financial capital – the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Transport Authority (MMRTA) said last week that it had proposed a hike tariffs and that a decision on this will be taken into account at the next meeting. […]

Taxi drivers

TVs broken and put away with taxi drivers – ‘inappropriate’ calls to 999 prevent police from dealing with real emergencies

The force issued alerts that “waste time” and distract call handlers from “real emergencies”. The summer months bring increased pressures on officers, with the control room having to deal with around 300 999 calls “every day”. The latest figures available show that in January 2022, 8,727 calls were made to 999. Register to our daily […]

Taxi drivers

Council urges taxi drivers not to block Sandwell Aquatics Center during Games

Taxi drivers protest in Sandwell The Sandwell council and taxi drivers have been in a year-long dispute with the Sandwell Private Hire Drivers Association over the rules and the fees private hire drivers must pay. After weekly protests, taxi drivers have threatened to wreak havoc around the Sandwell Aquatic Center in Smethwick during the Commonwealth […]

Taxi drivers

San Francisco taxi drivers gear up for nation’s first Uber partnership | national news

Uber and taxis have long been mortal enemies. But now disruptors and disrupters are joining forces in hopes that each can provide what the other lacks: more drivers for Uber and more business for taxis. The country’s first program in San Francisco will allow passengers to book taxi rides directly on the Uber app with […]

Taxi app

Taxi app will allow users to hire e-bikes in Dublin

A taxi app will allow customers to book e-bikes in Dublin as part of an innovative pilot scheme that will help tackle climate change. The new partnership between Free Now and e-bike sharing company Tier will kick off later this week. The initial rollout will cover Blanchardstown, Swords, Malahide, Baldoyle, Portmarnock and Howth, with 100 […]

Taxi drivers

Saudi TGA to fine 349 taxi drivers for violating uniform rules

RIYADH – The Transport General Authority (TGA) has confirmed that it has detected violations by a total of 349 taxi drivers in adhering to the mandatory uniform rule. The authority said these taxi drivers will be issued fines as punishment for the offence. The authority’s decision to make uniforms compulsory for male and female taxi […]

Taxi app

Taxi APP Market – growing demand from industry professionals – This Is Ardee

Market Reports offers a latest report published on “Global taxi app Market 2022-2030”. In addition, the Global Taxi Application report includes market sizing and forecasts, annual growth analysis, and market dynamics, including growth drivers, restraining factors, opportunities, and trends covering the overall market outlook. A detailed analysis of the market position of taxi appmarket competitiveness, […]

Taxi drivers

Threat of chaos as taxi drivers vow to block Sandwell Aquatics Center during Games

Taxi drivers block traffic in West Bromwich More than 100 drivers demonstrated outside Oldbury Council House today ahead of the Sandwell Council plenary meeting. The Sandwell Private Hire Drivers Association (SPHDA) has vowed to cause havoc during the Games after meeting with Sandwell Council officials last week. Drivers are calling on the Sandwell Council to […]

Taxi services

Fine of 3,000 dirhams for operating illegal taxi services in Abu Dhabi, police warn – News

Vehicles will be confiscated for 30 days Published: Tue, Jul 26, 2022, 3:45 PM Last update: Tue, Jul 26, 2022, 6:35 PM Motorists caught operating illegal taxi services in the capital will be fined Dh3,000 and have their vehicles seized for 30 days, authorities have warned. In the latest statement posted on its social media […]

Taxi drivers

NABTA distances itself from taxi drivers’ strike

The Namibian Bus and Taxi Association (Nabta) has distanced itself from the protest planned for Tuesday by the Namibian Transport and Taxi Union (NTTU). In a statement released by Nabta on Tuesday, President Jeffrey Platt said the association was unaware of the strike. “Members of the public are advised not to panic. All taxi drivers […]

Online taxi

Global Online Taxi Services Market Size, Share, Growth, Trends,

Online taxi services market The global online taxi services market size is expected to grow from USD 31.03 billion in 2021 to USD 34.82 billion in 2022 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.2%. The online taxi services market is then expected to reach $53.48 billion in 2026 with a CAGR of 11.3%. […]

Taxi services

Dubai will get 5 new taxi services apart from Uber and Careem

If in Dubai, our go-to app for booking a taxi is Uber or Careem. But guess what? There is a delicious surprise for the Emiratis. Now you will have the service of 5 new applications to travel through Dubai. According to a senior RTA official, five new taxi companies have been licensed to operate in […]

Taxi services

Apna Bhada’s Murtuza Ali Officially Launches Free Taxi Services From Delhi Airport

NNA | Updated: Jul 25, 2022 10:32 AM STI New Delhi [India]Jul 25 (ANI/TPT): Recently, Murtuza Ali, the founder of Apna Bhada, an app-based taxi platform that offers customers to book safe, reliable and comfortable rides, officially launched his FreeTaxi services from Indira Gandhi International Airport. , Delhi.The newly launched taxi services will be available […]

Taxi services

Apna Bhada’s Murtuza Ali launches ‘free taxi services’ from Delhi airport

New Delhi Recently, Murtuza Ali, the founder of Apna Bhada, an app-based taxi platform that offers customers to book safe, reliable and comfortable rides, officially launched his FreeTaxi services from Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi. The newly launched taxi services will be available for people at both domestic and international terminals. Apna […]

Taxi drivers

Taxi drivers have been given just 85 more permits for Dublin Airport as queue chaos leaves some stranded

TAXI drivers have received just 85 more permits to operate at Dublin Airport this year despite queue chaos, leaving many stranded late at night. And DAA is offering taxi drivers cash back of just €8.46 per week for working after 10 p.m. 4 A DAA spokesperson claimed the national taxi shortage is to blame for […]

Taxi services

Goa needs app-based taxi services like Ola and Uber, says CM Pramod Sawant

The taxi situation in Goa does not make anyone happy. Travelers to Goa find them too expensive, tourists find them exorbitant, and taxi drivers themselves face the heat from all directions. Efforts have long been underway to settle ongoing disputes over the regions in which local taxi companies and the state-owned app-based taxi service, Goa […]

Taxi drivers

New plans as Basildon faces shortage of taxi drivers

A ‘SEVERE shortage’ of taxi drivers in Basildon is putting night revelers at risk and isolating some of the borough’s most vulnerable residents, it is claimed. The borough is facing a shortage of licensed drivers according to council documents, with many workers dropping out of the trade during the pandemic and fewer recruits signing up. […]

Taxi drivers

‘Basildon’s severe shortage of taxi drivers ‘puts young women and older people at risk’

‘Basildon’s severe shortage of taxi drivers ‘puts young women and older people at risk’ A ‘SEVERE shortage’ of taxi drivers in Basildon is putting night revelers at risk and isolating some of the borough’s most vulnerable residents, it is claimed. The borough is facing a shortage of licensed drivers according to council documents, with many […]

Taxi app

GCCI backs government position on taxi app service | Goa News

Panaji: Firmly support the government’s position to introduce an application Taxi service, the Goa Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) said taxi operators can thrive by adapting a locally developed taxi platform. GCCI said some of the taxi aggregators operating in other states may not benefit Goa. “Some of the apps that work in other […]

Taxi drivers

Commuters and taxi drivers in Mpumalanga despair as…

When farm laborer December Mbokodo (40) pays for his monthly bus fare for August, it will cost him almost R30 more than the July fare. This price increase comes on top of the 6% annual increase it has been paying since April. “It’s too expensive… life is difficult,” Mbokodo said. “What if the price of […]

Taxi app

Taxi app market share | Cut

Get a sample report Buy the full report New Jersey, United States,- The Global Taxi app market The study provides a comprehensive review of the market throughout the projection period. The study covers a variety of sections along with an analysis of events and factors that are likely to play an important role in the […]

Taxi drivers

Taxi drivers help solve the mysteries of the universe

While taxi drivers can generally speak their minds on most major issues, their wit and wisdom tend not to make the pages of academic books. But a British scholar who has collected some of their metaphysical musings for a new title on the mysteries of the universe thinks that omission is a mistake. “Taxi drivers […]

Taxi services

Goa government to introduce app-based taxi services: transport minister

Goa Transport Minister Mauvin Godinho has said that the state government will introduce app-based taxi services in the state. “All over the world, technology is used in the field of passenger transport. APP-based taxis have become popular and have transformed the transport industry in a seismic way. They bring transparency and […]

Taxi app

TTAG: Public transport is inefficient, you need a taxi app | Goa News

Panjim: The Goa Travel and Tourism Association (TTAG) spoke out in favor of introducing app-based taxis in Goa and praised Transport Minister Mauvin Godinho for backing the service. “All over the world, technology is used in the field of passenger transport. App-based taxis have become popular and have transformed the transport industry in a seismic […]

Taxi app

Taxi app Free Now introduces €1 ‘tech fee’ on customers

Popular taxi app Free Now has introduced a €1 “tech fee” for customers using the app. The surcharge has been heavily criticized as there is already a €2 booking fee in place, as well as a €5 cancellation fee if the customer cancels on the driver. Free Now sent an email to customers on Monday […]

Taxi drivers

Council looking for new Wiltshire taxi drivers

MORE than 70 people responded to a campaign by Wiltshire Council to encourage people to become taxi drivers. As many as 71 people applied to address the shortage of taxi drivers serving local communities across the county after the campaign launched in April. The council says taxis are a vital part of Wiltshire’s transport network, […]

Taxi services

Urgent need for app-based taxi services in Goa: GSIA

Jul 20, 2022 | 06:06 IST Urgent need for app-based taxi services in Goa: GSIA We urge the government not to succumb to taxi union pressure tactics and instead adopt a long-term solution. Team Herald VASCO: The Goa State Industries Association (GSIA) had supported the government’s decision to introduce app-based taxi services in the state. […]

Taxi app

The free taxi app now reaches fares with a ‘Tech’ surcharge of €1

A person taking a taxi ride using the Free Now app could pay €6.80 before stepping into the taxi after the company announced plans to introduce a €1 technology fee. The company, which allows passengers to order a taxi through its app, told customers on Monday that the fee would come into effect from August […]

Taxi drivers

False claim that we don’t use meters, taxi drivers say | Goa News

Taxi owners have said the chief minister should compare their bank balances with those of his ministers to check who looted from the public Panaji: members of All-Goa Taxi The trade union association on Monday refuted Chief Minister Pramod Sawant’s accusation that taxi operators are not use the meters in their vehicles. “It’s a fake […]

Taxi services

Prince Rupert could be without taxi service for 5 days – Prince Rupert Northern View

Skeena Taxi is reduced in service for five days until estimated July 23, due to COVID-19 among clerical and administrative staff. Customers are encouraged to download the Skeena Taxi app. Driver Maninderjit helps passengers into the cabin on April 28, 2021. (Photo: KJ Millar/The Northern View) Prince Rupert could be […]