Tag: private hire

Khaw Boon Wan: Taxi, private-hire drivers can now do online food deliveries to help...

Singapore – Minister for Transport (MOT), Khaw Boon Wan, “temporarily liberalised” point-to-point transport (P2P) regulations and announced that taxi and private-hire drivers would be...

Pritam Singh says “sparks will fly” come elections

Singapore – Workers' Party (WP) leader, Pritam Singh, admitted that come elections, "sparks will fly", and "staring competitions" would happen between the People's Action...

WP’s Pritam Singh seeks feedback from private hire bus drivers

Singapore – Private hire bus drivers have been urged to "organise themselves" and to contact Workers' Party leader Pritam Singh as he collects feedback...

Gojek Singapore committed to safety of driver-partners, customers during Covid-19 outbreak

Singapore – Gojek Singapore has shared its commitment to ensuring the safety of its driver-partners and customers through various initiatives in light of the...

Say goodbye to privacy in taxis and private-hire cars

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) announced a new list of rules on Tuesday, May 22. These rules have been released following last month’s advisory...

Grab, Uber – and now Jugnoo

Obbana Rajah Starting May, a new ride-hailing app is about to enter the market of Singapore – Jugnoo. With a name that means ‘firefly’, this ride-hailing...

No more frank chitchats about gahmen with taxi uncles?

Obbana Rajah Cameras in taxis and private-hire cars, cameras atop lampposts with facial recognition – cameras, cameras everywhere. It is going to be impossible to go...

Taxis and inward-facing cameras: Netizens resigned to being on video

Obbana Rajah Drivers of taxis or private-hire cars can now make use of inward-facing cameras to deal with fare evasion, disputes or any form of...

Grab drivers adhere to PDVL Licence

Grab said the Private Hire Car Driver’s Vocational Licence (PDVL) regime has started on 1 July, adding that private-hire car drivers whose applications reached the LTA...
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