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Queensland announces response to Varghese Review

Aug 11, 2016
Today Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced her Government's response to the Varghese Review established to review taxi, limousine and rideshare regulations in Queensland.
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CEO Editorial

CEO ARTICLE

Aug 01, 2016
Late in 2015 the Victorian Taxi Association were pleased to launch VicTaxi Magazine. We are anticipating the need to be able to communicate more quickly as things continue to change in our industry and have decided to shift from monthly editions to bi-monthly (once every 2 months).
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Article

New Metro Tunnel

Aug 01, 2016
Melbourne is getting a new underground rail line and five new underground stations.
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Article

With an eye to the future - Automated vehicles

Aug 01, 2016
The National Transport Commission project: “Preparing for more automated road and rail vehicles”
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Regulation on a world stage

Aug 01, 2016
Victorian Taxi Association CEO David Samuel was a guest of the Asia Taxi Forum Conference 2016 in Singapore in July.
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Article

VicTaxi Magazine - the next chapter

Aug 01, 2016

Late in 2015 the Victorian Taxi Association were pleased to launch VicTaxi Magazine. Ever since, we’ve been proudly telling the stories of the diverse and dedicated people that make up our industry, using it to provide news and information and as a platform for relevant advertisers to access the industry.

Whilst we still see great value in the publication and receive very positive feedback…


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A Fortunate Life

Aug 01, 2016
In profile - Veteran cabbie Awil Geereh chats to VicTaxi about the extraordinary chain of events that led him to the lucky country and shares his thoughts about life behind the wheel of a Melbourne taxi.
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Article

Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry into Ride Sourcing Services

Aug 01, 2016
The Victorian Parliament’s Economy and Infrastructure Committee is currently undertaking an ‘Inquiry into Ride Sourcing Services’ (the Inquiry). Consultations are open with submissions due by early August.
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Article

Our Disability Duty

Aug 01, 2016
This month, our lawyers at Logie-Smith Lanyon discuss the rights and responsibilities we all have in promoting and protecting the rights of people with disabilities – and the application of anti-discrimination laws to the Taxi Industry.
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Article

TSC announces changes to vehicle age limits and specifications

Jul 29, 2016
The TSC has today gazette changes to taxi-cab vehicle specifications which were explored as part of the recent RIS on changes to taxi-cab regulations. In summary, the changes announced today effectively remove the existing taxi-cab vehicle specifications and introduce a new specification which relates only to WAT vehicles.
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