Taxis parked in front of the Legislative Council, as a drivers’ alliance demands a ban on Uber for threatening their livelihood, in March 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE Taxis parked in front of the Legislative Council, as a drivers’ alliance demands a ban on Uber for threatening their livelihood, in March 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taxis parked in front of the Legislative Council, as a drivers’ alliance demands a ban on Uber for threatening their livelihood, in March 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE

Letters | How Hong Kong taxis can be put on the road to better service

  • Taxi licences are expensive but drivers’ earnings are meagre, and this may account for the poor service
  • The government should consider buying back taxi licences and leasing vehicles to drivers instead

Topic |   Hong Kong taxis
Taxis parked in front of the Legislative Council, as a drivers’ alliance demands a ban on Uber for threatening their livelihood, in March 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE Taxis parked in front of the Legislative Council, as a drivers’ alliance demands a ban on Uber for threatening their livelihood, in March 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taxis parked in front of the Legislative Council, as a drivers’ alliance demands a ban on Uber for threatening their livelihood, in March 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE
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