Tag: taxi drivers
Enforcement officers will begin issuing compounds to taxi and e-hailing drivers who remain reluctant to sign up for the scheme.
Some 500 taxi drivers refused to disperse without meeting Transport Minister Loke Siew Fook.
One group submits a memorandum to the prime minister, another says it will stage protests if online PSV test is not withdrawn.
There is no complete database from the previous administration, says Raja Kamarul Bahrin, as he takes former prime minister Najib Razak to task.
The 64-year-old, surnamed Im, parked near the US embassy in central Seoul moments before his vehicle was engulfed in flames.
It says many see insurance coverage as a burden.
Instead of blaming others, taxi drivers should improve their services and adopt technology in order to survive.
Kakao postponed the official launch of its service after the suicide of a taxi driver.
They call for an equal playing field and for reforms in the taxi industry.
They say they are aware of the importance of having insurance coverage but they just can't afford it.
The human resources ministry is working with the transport ministry on a mechanism to bar these drivers from renewing their licence if they refuse to contribute to Socso.
Deputy Transport Minister Kamarudin Jaffar says the ministry has never ignored the interests of taxi drivers.
Gabungan Teksi Se-Malaysia chief Kamaruddin Hussain says taxi drivers are only asking for a level playing field with e-hailing drivers.
They accuse Loke Siew Fook of trying to create mistrust between the government and taxi drivers.
The transport minister says the issues need to be looked at more thoroughly, from the perspective of passengers as well as taxi drivers.
Gabungan Teksi Se-Malaysia accuses Loke Siew Fook of failing to resolve the issues between cabbies and Grab drivers.
The prime minister responds to a walkout by a small group of taxi drivers apparently unhappy with his explanation on Grab.
Over 200 taxi drivers stage a demonstration in Putrajaya against Tony Pua's idea to replace feeder buses with Grab, demanding a meeting with Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng.
Taxi association head also says those outside the transport ministry shouldn't comment on matters related to transport.
They hope the new MP will be able to develop Port Dickson into a flourishing tourist destination.
Presence of 800 Grab drivers on tiny island has hit income of 200 taxi drivers badly.
Taxi drivers across Spain were set to keep striking on Tuesday against ride-hailing competitors such as Uber and Cabify, which they say unfairly threaten their livelihoods
Among others, Persim questions the PH government's soft stance in allowing a one-year grace period for e-hailing companies to comply with new rules.
Taxi groups are unhappy that e-hailing operators have been given a year to comply with regulations, with talk of a possible strike and protest.