Some passengers have complained about taxi drivers overcharging, cherry-picking passengers and taking circuitous routes. Photo: Felix Wong Some passengers have complained about taxi drivers overcharging, cherry-picking passengers and taking circuitous routes. Photo: Felix Wong
Some passengers have complained about taxi drivers overcharging, cherry-picking passengers and taking circuitous routes. Photo: Felix Wong

Transport industry players call for revamp of Hong Kong’s ride-hailing market, upgrade of taxi fleet

  • Ng Kwan-sing of Hong Kong Taxi Council hopes the government will put the focus back on upgrading city’s existing pool of 18,163 cabs
  • Authorities on Monday scrapped the franchised taxi services bill, which would have introduced some 600 ride-hailing premium taxis

Topic |   Hong Kong taxis
Some passengers have complained about taxi drivers overcharging, cherry-picking passengers and taking circuitous routes. Photo: Felix Wong Some passengers have complained about taxi drivers overcharging, cherry-picking passengers and taking circuitous routes. Photo: Felix Wong
Some passengers have complained about taxi drivers overcharging, cherry-picking passengers and taking circuitous routes. Photo: Felix Wong
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