With almost 20 million cars sold last year, China is the largest passenger car market in the world. Chronic traffic congestion in many big cities like Beijing is one of the reasons why taxi- and car- hailing smartphone apps offered by the likes of Didi Kuaidi, Uber and Yidao Yongche are widely popular with commuters. Photo: EPA

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With almost 20 million cars sold last year, China is the largest passenger car market in the world. Chronic traffic congestion in many big cities like Beijing is one of the reasons why taxi- and car- hailing smartphone apps offered by the likes of Didi Kuaidi, Uber and Yidao Yongche are widely popular with commuters. Photo: EPA
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