20 Dec '11, 7am

Four more taxi companies to raise fares #Singapore

It isn’t going to be as easy to avoid taking taxis with raised fares, as four more Singapore taxi operators hop on the fare-hike bandwagon. As of the end of Monday, the Public Transport Council (PTC) had received notifications from Premier Taxis, individually-owned Yellow-Top taxis, Smart Automobile and Trans-cab that they would be raising their fares, a representative from the council told Yahoo! Singapore . The latest notifications follow fare hikes by ComfortDelgro last week , and SMRT Taxis this week . Premier and Yellow-Top submitted notices of their intentions to raise fares, while Trans-cab and Smart gave the PTC notice of their fare hikes on Monday. Prime Taxi is now the only taxi company that has yet to submit a notification of raised fares. Its general manager Eric Ang told Yahoo! Singapore that the company is still collating feedback from its drivers about wheth...

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