Paul Tse, a legislator and chairman of Easy Planet, shows off the new SuperCap taxi-hailing app last week. Photo: Nora Tam

Clash of taxi apps: Hong Kong ride-hailing rivalries set to intensify as lawmaker Paul Tse’s SuperCab and taxi industry’s eTaxi arrive to take on Uber

  • Lawmaker Paul Tse rolls out new app he hopes can revolutionise taxi sector
  • Also to launch this month is eTaxi, with strong support from cabbies
Topic |   Hong Kong taxis

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Paul Tse, a legislator and chairman of Easy Planet, shows off the new SuperCap taxi-hailing app last week. Photo: Nora Tam
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The rising number of complaints against taxi drivers is alarming, a lawmaker says. Photo: Sam Tsang

Complaints against Hong Kong’s taxi drivers hit record 11,000 in 2018 with bad driving, longer routes and overcharging among gripes

  • Industry group pins some of the blame on miscommunication between cabbies and passengers
  • Number of complaints has more than doubled over past 15 years
Topic |   Hong Kong taxis

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The rising number of complaints against taxi drivers is alarming, a lawmaker says. Photo: Sam Tsang
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