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  1. In Brief

    Posted Jan 30th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for drink-driving after two cars and a taxi collided near the exit of the Cheung Ching Tunnel early yesterday. At around 2am, a taxi driver hit a car that was slowing down. The car subsequently collided with another car driven by a 52-year-old man. The 52-year-old was arrested for drink-driving. The driver and a taxi passenger were taken to Princess Margaret Hospital. Bus-car pile-up in Waterloo Road ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Government's electric-cab plan fails to spark more suppliers' interest

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 06:16am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Three of the city's four suppliers of electric cars say they are not keen on a government scheme to convert their green vehicles into taxis Electric-cab plan fails to spark firms' interest A government initiative to encourage more electric taxis onto the roads has failed to spark electric car suppliers' interest. The scheme, launched ...

  3. Comment - Letters

    Worldwide Cruise Terminals working to meet passenger transport requirements

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 03:14am by LETTERS

    ... SCMP Editorial Cruise terminal working to meet transport needs I refer to the letter from Graham Davis (" Terminal decline in city's taxi ranking ", April 10). First, Worldwide Cruise Terminals would like to apologise to Mr Davis for the inconvenience he and others faced. The cruise terminal management took the following steps regarding taxis prior ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Secretary for Development Paul Chan fined HK$1,800 for crashing into taxi near Happy Valley

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 04:52pm by Emily Tsang

    ... into the right-hand lane on the Canal Road flyover and collided with a taxi. Chan's lawyer said the minister could not see the taxi coming when he cut in. Both Chan and the taxi driver, 45, received neck ...

  5. Business - China Business - MR. SHANGKONG

    Greedy Shanghai taxi drivers show the 'evil' side of new technology

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 02:59am by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com Taxi-booking apps offering bonuses to drivers illustrate how technology can have a detrimental impact on society, especially the elderly Shanghai cabbies ... that has already had a big impact on daily life on the mainland. Last week, Shanghai's municipal government issued an order forbidding taxi drivers from accepting reservations through ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Face of taxi driver accused of tying up and robbing young woman passenger

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 05:25pm

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Police release sketch of driver and CCTV image of alleged accomplice This is the face of a rogue Hong Kong taxi driver who tied up and robbed a young woman passenger travelling in the back of his cab. Police released the sketch of the suspect and a photograph of his alleged accomplice, who used the 22-year-old victim’s stolen ATM card to withdraw ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Police track down taxi driver who picked up suspect in Kevin Lau case

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 11:52pm by Stuart Lau, Clifford Lo

    ... Stuart Lau and Clifford Lo Police make progress on Lau case Police made a breakthrough last night in their investigations into the horrific attack on former Ming Pao chief editor Kevin Lau Chun-to. They have located the taxi driver who picked up one of the two suspects involved in the attack and drove him to Kowloon Tong MTR station, according to a source. The lead came several hours ...

  8. News - China Insider - TRANSPORT

    Shanghai government cracks down on taxi booking apps

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 11:03am by Patrick Boehler <a href=

    ... Patrick Boehler and Reuters patrick.boehler@scmp.com The Shanghai city government has followed Beijing’s lead and moved to restrict the usage of increasingly popular taxi-booking apps, ... the use of taxi-booking apps by cab drivers during rush hours. For private vehicles licensed for hire, the authority bans the apps’ use entirely. Between 7.30am and 9.30am, and 4.30pm to 6.30pm, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong

    Taxihero – Hong Kong's upcoming taxi-hailing app reverses the business model

    Posted Oct 18th 2013, 09:47am by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... or rush hour, locates a taxi for you, for free, and sends it racing to wherever you are. Well you can try, but they have not signed up enough of Hong Kong’s 18,000 taxis yet.  But it’s happening, ... where you are going via google maps and GPS on your trusty smartphone and hey presto, your personal taxi hero will message you: “Congratulations, you’ve found your taxi!” He or she ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Taxi driver who assaulted woman during ‘ceremony to remove ghosts’ jailed

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 02:00pm by SIJIA JIANG

    ... Sijia Jiang sijia.jiang@scmp.com 'Exorcist' jailed for indecent assault A married taxi driver who rubbed up against a woman while conducting an exorcism has been sentenced to one month in jail. Lai Kin-pui, 44, convinced his insurance agent that she was "being bothered by a male and a female ghost" and that he had the power to remove them, Tuen Mun Court heard ...




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