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Water taxi services between the domestic cruise terminal and Mandwa will start from November 1

House Cities Bombay Water taxi services between the domestic cruise terminal and Mandwa will start from November 1 The new ship named “NAYAN XI” has a capacity of 140 passengers on the lower deck and another 60 passengers on the upper deck / business class. The vessel which had been built in Goa arrived in […]

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How taxi drivers can survive the Christmas season of drunks, bilkers and vomiters

When talking about ‘silly season’, the taxi industry generally refers to the period between the beginning of October the start of January. For the average night worker this can mean entering 92 days of hell, with very little respite. To be fair to the general public, it wasn’t so long ago that the whole of […]

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Taxi drivers… it’s never too early to think about self-assessment!

Self-assessment is an annual task for anyone that is not automatically imposed, for example, if you are self-employed or receive payments from private work as a freelancer or contractor. More than 12 million people are expected to file a self-assessment tax return this year. Whether you’re new to self-assessment or you’ve been completing your tax […]

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Cost of living crisis: taxi drivers on inflation, benefits and pensions

Taxi drivers have their say (Picture: Getty Images) In the world of investing, there’s a saying: when your taxi driver tips you, he’s probably past his prime. This certainly does not mean that we should not listen to our loyal taxi drivers, quite the contrary. Last week I had the pleasure of chatting with two […]

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Mount Vernon taxi drivers lobby for increased minimum fares

Mount Vernon taxi drivers are lobbying City Hall to raise fares. They say that if their minimum rates are not increased, they and their employers will suffer. They attended Wednesday night’s meeting of the city’s taxi commission to demand that the minimum fare be increased by $1. They tell News 12 it could prevent some […]

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Taxibus Schiphol offers reliable and affordable taxi services in Amsterdam, North Holland

Amsterdam, North Holland – Taxibus Schiphol is a reliable taxi service that operates in Amsterdam and provides affordable and convenient transportation to and from Schiphol Airport. With the narrow streets and large tourist population, getting around the city can be difficult, but this taxi service makes it easy with its secure online booking system and […]

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Cape Town’s new Loop taxi app will give commuters safer journeys at cheaper prices

Clarence Ford spoke with Loop team members Jamie Wyngaard and Imtiyaaz Riley. – A South African mobility tech start-up called Loop has launched an online taxi hailing service for commuters in Cape Town – The app has been sanctioned by the Western Cape Government Loop said it aimed to offer the convenience of an on-demand […]

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One state, one taxi app! Goa Govt to develop mobile app for tourists to book taxis

Traveling to Goa? Taxi services are set to become easier to access as the government is likely to introduce a centralized app to book taxis in the state. The government has discussed the issue of taxi booking services in Goa and said that contributions from taxi associations will also be considered before developing this app. […]

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West Suffolk: Taxi drivers face increased fees and charges

Published: 12:25 19 October 2022 The first increase in fees and charges for West Suffolk taxi drivers in seven years will come into effect next April. The District Council Cabinet agreed on a higher cost package at a meeting on Tuesday. The annual cost of a cab license will rise from £163 to £209, while […]

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GoaMiles ready to offer electric vehicles and accommodation for taxi drivers

October 19, 2022 | 07:14 IST GoaMiles ready to offer electric vehicles and accommodation for taxi drivers Team Herald VASCO: Transportation Minister Mauvin Godinho said GoaMiles is willing to offer electric vehicles (EVs) and accommodations to taxi drivers in the state. Godinho, who inaugurated the GoaMiles counter at Dabolim airport, said the company plans to […]

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The state government will launch a new taxi app called “Goa Taxi” by New Year

Office GoemkarponnPANAJI: Transport Minister Mauvin Godinho said today that the state government will launch a new taxi app called ‘Goa Taxi’.CM Dr Pramod Sawant, Tourism Minister Rohan Khaunte and Transport Minister Mauvin Godinho held a meeting on the issue of taxis and enforcement training.“The state government is going to launch a new taxi app called […]

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Kenya: Taxi drivers form National Welfare Association

Nairobi – Taxi drivers in Kenya have come together to form an association that brings together members from Kenya’s 47 counties to look after their welfare. The association known as the Mobile Taxi Association of Kenya (MTAK) will include taxi and tuk tuk drivers as well as Boda boda motorcyclists. The acting president of the […]

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Taxi drivers form national welfare association

NAIROBI, Kenya, October 17 – Kenyan taxi drivers have come together to form an association that brings together members from all 47 counties in Kenya to look after their welfare. The association known as the Mobile Taxi Association of Kenya (MTAK) will include taxi and tuk tuk drivers as well as Boda boda motorcyclists. The […]

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Two taxi drivers issued ban notices after random taxi inspection

DVSA vehicle inspection. (Image: Ribble Valley Police) Two taxi drivers have received notices after a random inspection was carried out in Ribble Valley last week. On Friday October 14, the police worked with Ribble Valley Council Taxi Enforcement and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) to carry out inspections of taxis to ensure vehicles were safe. Ten […]

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Glasgow taxi drivers without refurbishment will have an extra year to prepare for the arrival of the LEZ

Glasgow taxi operators who do not have access to funded retrofit solutions to meet Low Emission Zone requirements will be given more time to prepare, after the proposal has been approved by the Board of Directors city ​​today. The plan to grant a one-year “time-limited exemption” to operators in these circumstances would see the application […]

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Glasgow taxi drivers with no retrofit option granted temporary low-emission zone exemption

Glasgow taxi operators who do not have access to funded retrofit solutions to meet Low Emission Zone (LEZ) requirements will be given more time to prepare, Glasgow City Council has confirmed. It comes after the proposal was approved by the council’s city administration committee on Thursday. The plan to grant a one-year “time-limited exemption” to […]

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Poor road conditions trigger protests and partial withdrawal of taxi services | Main stories

Residents of several communities in Clarendon Northern are calling for the deplorable roads in the constituency to be repaired. Residents’ frustration boiled over on Monday, sparking protests in places including James Hill, Cave Valley, Bog Hole, Carty Hill and Trout Hall. Tracey-Ann Mahoney, director of James Hill Primary, said the gleaner that recent heavy rains […]

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Kenyan taxi drivers set up national association to look after their welfare

(The Magazine Plus Editorial): – Mombasa, Coast October 11, 2022 (Issuewire.com) – Kenyan taxi drivers form national association to look after their welfare Taxi drivers in Kenya have come together to form a national association which brings together all of Kenya’s 47 counties. The association named Mobile Taxi Association of Kenya (MTAK) will bring together […]

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eThekwini taxi drivers deny benefiting from multi-million rand scheme

eThekwini taxi drivers say they haven’t benefited from the city’s Moja Cruise incentive program. Initially, the program was officially launched in October 2018 by embattled former mayor Zandile Gumede. The aim was to reward taxi drivers who didn’t turn on the music, obeyed traffic laws, had trackers installed to ensure speed limits were observed and […]

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Taxi drivers urged to unite to solve industry problems – The Royal Gazette

Created: Oct 10, 2022 06:58 Industry meeting: Taxi drivers are due to meet on Monday to discuss concerns (file photo) The Bermuda Taxi Association is calling on its members to come together to help address the issues they face within the industry. The Bermuda Taxi Owners and Operators Association has invited all of its members […]

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Bulgaria: taxi drivers demonstrate en masse after the murder of one of their colleagues last night – Novinite.com

Taxi Drivers organize a mass demonstration after their colleague Hristo Traikov was killed last night in the “Rassadnika” district of Sofia. Demanding that the Home Office do its job and thwart criminals who commit murder, the Drivers demonstrated in front of the third department of the capital’s regional police, and at night they also blocked […]

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Exclusive Bike Taxi App for Women in Rajamahendravaram, Andhra Pradesh – The New Indian Express

By Express press service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: Drop easy, an exclusive mobile application developed to help women move safely from one part of the city to another, was launched in Rajamahendravaram on Friday. In a one-of-a-kind service, the app offers a fleet of bicycle taxis, driven only by women, 24 hours a day within a 10 km […]

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Taxi drivers will take home more with a new announcement from the South African government

South Australian taxi drivers are set to earn more pay, with the state government today allowing a 6% fare increase. The increases, which will be the first for the industry since 2016, will come into effect at the end of this month and are designed to address the financial shortfall that taxi drivers currently face […]

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Mandatory protection training for all taxi drivers in North Devon

North Devon Council has received funding from the Home Office under the fourth cycle of its Safer Streets Fund to provide training for its taxi and private hire drivers through a safeguarding awareness course. The course will focus specifically on the protection of children and vulnerable adults and will be taught by Karen Anderson, a […]

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Sunderland taxi drivers face bans on short shorts, baseball caps and football gear under new plans

The consultation on updated rules and regulations for taxis and private hire vehicles and operators is due to end next week. Sunderland City Council has held the consultation to update its hackney haul license and private hire policies and is seeking more views on the proposals. These include the introduction of an ‘enhancement scheme’ for […]

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BPJAMSOSTEK facilitates social security for taxi drivers online

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Workers’ Social Security Agency (BPJS Ketenagakerjaan/BPJAMSOSTEK) is committed to facilitating social security for online taxi drivers classified as self-employed (BPU). “We know that online transport drivers are at high risk of occupational accidents in Jakarta. In the regions, the risk is related to crime,” Jakarta Region Deputy Deputy Director BPJAMSOSTEK explained […]

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Hawke’s Bay taxi drivers fume at house arrest for bashing, say workplace violence escalates

Havelock North resident Joga Singh-Chamber is recovering at his Havelock North home after a brutal passenger assault. Journalist/Gary Hamilton-Irvine. Video/Warren Buckland A Havelock North taxi driver stricken to the point of having a brain haemorrhage says a house arrest sentence against his attacker sends a chilling message. The Hawke’s Bay taxi community has been rallying […]

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Online Taxi “Kerala Savari”; driver registration, number of people who downloaded cross 7000 app, security features include call masking – KERALA – GENERAL

taxi online THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Online registration has been opened for drivers who wish to join the government’s ‘Kerala Savari’ online taxi service. The application has already been downloaded by 7441 people. The project should extend beyond the capital. Drivers had to reach the call center to register. The app for drivers is now available on Play […]

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Tempers flare over illegal ‘taxi enforcement driver’ in Kamala

PHUKET: The behavior of Phuket taxi drivers is making waves again after a driver in a queue outside a popular pub in Kamala filed a complaint against a taxi service app driver who had come to collect passengers. The car in question has been registered to provide taxi services through an app, but the car […]

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Five East London taxi drivers ‘involved in a people smuggling operation’ appear in court

Five east London taxi drivers ‘involved in a people smuggling operation which transported migrants in and out of the UK using lorries’ appear in court The charges follow the investigation by the National Crime Agency Operation Symbolry The investigation focused on a London-based gang involved in migrant smuggling The five men are aged between 40 […]