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August 30, 2018 1:09 PM 174 taxi drivers receive individual taxi permits

KUALA LUMPUR: Transport Minister Anthony Loke today handed over letters of approval for individual taxi permits to 174 taxi drivers and a RM5,000 cash grant to subsidise the purchase of a new car to 47 of them. He said the granting of the taxi permits to the taxi drivers whose vehicle lease had expired would help increase their income and encourage them to better 9

August 24, 2018 8:01 AM Singapore checks illegal private hire car services

SINGAPORE: All private car owners, including Malaysians, are prohibited by law from providing taxi or chauffeured private hire car services in the republic. They need to have a Public Service Vehicle Licence to provide such services. Without the licence, they may be fined up to S$3,000 (about RM8,850) and jailed up to six months if convicted. It was reported 8

August 3, 2018 3:04 AM Man held for having sex on pavement in Singapore

SINGAPORE: A man has been arrested for having sex on the pavement along Claymore Drive, outside Orchard Towers. Singapore police said the 30-year-old suspect was apprehended on Wednesday. Officers from Tanglin Police Division established the identity of the man through follow-up investigations and by using CCTV footage. However, they have yet to establish 12

July 31, 2018 5:01 AM Anthony Loke: No plans for motorcycle ride-hailing services

KUALA LUMPUR: The government does not intend to legalise or introduce motorcycle ride-hailing services any time soon, Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook said. He said this was to protect the safety of riders and passengers, in view of the high number of motorcycle accidents recorded nationwide over the years. "Of course the Land Public Transport 9

July 8, 2018 5:35 AM Kit Siang: More to Najib’s son one-day Taipei trip than a date?

PETALING JAYA: DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang has asked if there was more to Datuk Mohd Nazifuddin Mohd Najib's one-day trip to Taipei than a date with actress Celia Chang. The Taiwanese actress has denied sleeping with the son of embattled former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak. In an exclusive report on Friday, Taiwan's Apple Daily said Chang 12

July 8, 2018 2:49 AM Celia Chang: I didn’t sleep with Najib’s son

PETALING JAYA: Taiwanese actress Celia Chang has denied sleeping with the son of embattled former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak. In an exclusive report on Friday, Taiwan's Apple Daily said Chang and Mohd Nazifuddin were on a date in Taipei's Xinyi district a day ealier. They were seen sharing two bottles of red wine in a restaurant before 31

June 26, 2018 1:35 PM GrabCar, taxi drivers in Sabah, Labuan should have same rules, regulations

TAWAU: The government has been urged to impose similar regulations and requirements on taxi and GrabCar e-hailing driver. Chairman of the Federation of the Sabah and Labuan Taxi, Car Rental and Limousine Drivers Associations Tamrin Eraba said their members were subjected to various conditions and regulations such as obtaining special driving licences 11

June 25, 2018 7:36 AM China's Didi steps up challenge to Uber with Australia push

MELBOURNE: Chinese ride-sharing giant Didi has intensified its drive for global business, launching in Melbourne Monday as it joins rivals Uber, Taxify and Ola in Australia's taxi market. Didi Chuxing claims to be the world's leading mobile transportation platform with more than 450 million users, and its latest expansion is part of attempts to rival 11

June 19, 2018 8:41 AM 35 killed in road mishaps during Ops Selamat

PETALING JAYA: Thirty five lives were lost on the road in Selangor over the last 10 days due to accidents. The Selangor Traffic Enforcement and Investigation Department (JSPT) said there were 34 fatal crashes since Op Selamat 13/2018 kicked off on June 8. "Of the fatalities, 21 were motorcyclists, nine were car drivers, two were lorry driver, one taxi driver 7

May 16, 2018 5:25 AM Istana turns lively as supporters, cabbies show up in support of Anwar

KUALA LUMPUR: The mood in front of Gate 2 of the Istana Negara, where Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim is meeting the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V, turned lively after some 150 taxi drivers arrived to show their support for the Pakatan Harapan de facto leader. The taxis, carrying flags bearing the PKR logo on it, honked as they made their way to the entrance 20