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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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‘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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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‘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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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🌱 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 […]