12 Dec '11, 1am

SMRT Taxis seeks to revise fares, following ComfortDelGro's lead

SMRT Taxis seeks to revise fares, following ComfortDelGro's lead

SMRT Taxis submitted papers containing proposed changes to its fare structure to the Public Transport Council (PTC) last Friday. The move comes after Singapore's largest taxi operator ComfortDelGro announced its revised fares last week. It operates about 16,000 cabs. -- ST PHOTO: DESMOND WEE By Lin Wenjian SMRT Taxis submitted papers containing proposed changes to its fare structure to the Public Transport Council (PTC) last Friday. The move comes after Singapore's largest taxi operator ComfortDelGro announced its revised fares last week. It operates about 16,000 cabs. SMRT Taxis, with more than 3,000 cabs, is the third-largest operator here after Comfort and Trans-Cab, which has 4,300 taxis. A spokesman said the company will be making a formal announcement soon. A check with the other four cab companies - Trans-Cab, Premier, Smart and Prime - showed they have not submitte...

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  1. 12 Dec '11, 3am

    Yay...price-fixing FTW!

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