A look into the concept of "ride hailing" in general, and what it means in the context of electronic booking apps as used by both taxis and hire cars.
It has been reported today that after being awarded Victorian Senior Australian of the Year last night in Melbourne, Uncle Jack Charles was refused transport by two successive taxi drivers.
The taxi industry takes these allegations very seriously and investigations into the events will continue today as more details become available. Our first pripority it to obtain sufficient information…
Cabit yesterday launched the search for ‘Melbourne’s Best Cabbie’.
Lord Mayor Robert Doyle joined Cabit’s Harry Katsiabanis to announce the competition in Federal Square.
All Melbourne taxis are encouraged to participate by placing a QR code sticker which directs passengers to a dedicated website where they can enter the licence…
News broke this morning that the ACT Government plans to reform commercial passenger vehicle regulations with the aim of accommodating ride sharing services legally within Canberra by October 30.
“This appears to be a kneejerk reaction from the ACT Government. It is very dangerous to be totally overhauling industry regulation to suit the business model of a single international corporation…