Singapore tightens grip on taxi apps by issuing regulations

Mobile Apps can be the most convenient nowadays to do errands these days. Such as hiring a cab, all you need is to grab your phone and book a cab. However, the authorities have seen some risk of using such so they have now regulated these 3rd party taxi booking apps. It’s a good thing that the LTA acknowledges and makes an effort to give commuters a safe and reliable transportation.

 

Singapore tightens grip on taxi apps by issuing regulations

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Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) will be regulating third-party taxi booking apps such as Uber and GrabTaxi with a “basic regulatory framework.” According to its announcement, the framework is the result of consultation with commuters, the National Taxi Association, third-party taxi booking services, and taxi companies over the past year, and will likely take effect in the second quarter of next year.

 

Read here: https://www.techinasia.com/lta-regulations-singapore-taxi-apps/