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Surge Price to be Allowed by Taxi Aggregators like Uber, Ola

The committee constituted by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways to review issues relating to taxi permits and propose taxi policy guidelines has recommended that  city taxies should  be allowed to run on App Based platforms and be allowed surge prices depending on demand during the peak hours. The policy recommendations say bigger aggregators do not undercut the traditional ...

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Ola, Uber on License Roller Coaster Now in Karnataka

For cab aggregators Ola and Uber, the message has finally come from the state transport department which has implemented the Karnataka On-demand Transportation Technology Aggregator Rules 2016 that they would be off-roads unless they seek and get a license. The stat transport commissioner’s office on Saturday issued a statement that said: “Web-based aggregators had to obtain licences to operate cabs ...

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BookMyShow Partners with Uber to Free Pop up of Taxi Ride Offer

BookMyShow, India’s online entertainment ticketing firm, has partnered with Uber, the smartphone app-based taxi-ride provider, to jointly offer movie enthusiasts to book an Uber when they buy their movie tickets on the BookMyShow mobile app. Depending upon the time to their movie show, the users will either get an option to ‘Ride Now’ or to set a reminder to book ...

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