14 Mar '18, 4am

Uber introduces new carpooling service

SINGAPORE - Commuters heading to work have another transport option with the introduction of Uber Commute, a new carpooling service introduced by ride-hailing firm Uber on Wednesday (March 14). Uber Commute, which will begin on Thursday (March 15), is similar to services such as Ryde and GrabHitch: It allows motorists headed to work to pick up passengers for a small fee to cover costs such as petrol. Unlike the other two services, however, Uber Commute rides are limited to between 5am and 10pm on weekdays, and drivers are not allowed to pick up multiple passengers. This is to ensure the service meets the carpooling regulations under the Road Traffic Act said Warren Tseng, general manager for Uber in Singapore and Malaysia. The regulations, which were amended in 2015 to allow carpooling drivers to be paid a fee, also restrict drivers to two trips a day. When asked why Uber ...

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