SPAD collects RM200,000 in 2016 from Illegal Taxis

The Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) collected more than RM200,000 in fines from individuals providing illegal taxi services at KL International Airport (KLIA) and (KLIA2), reported Bernama. SPAD Enforcement Division senior general manager Datuk Che Hasni Che Ahmad said enforcement operations in 2016 yielded 58 arrest cases involving taxi drivers, Uber and Grabcar drivers and… Read More

Crashed Bus No Speed Limiter, Made Before Ruling

The express bus that crashed on the North-South Expressway near Pagoh did not have the Speed Limiter Device (SLD) because it was manufactured and registered in 2013, before the SLD was made compulsory for buses manufactured after January 2015, reported Bernama. “The Transport Ministry has mandated that all new-model buses manufactured effective January 2015 be installed… Read More

Big Blue Taxi to Implement E-Ticketing System

Big Blue Taxi Facilities Sdn Bhd will implement electronic ticketing (Big Blue e-Ticketing) in all taxis under its supervision beginning January 1 next year, reported Bernama. Its adviser, Datuk Shamsubahrin Ismail said this is to protect passengers from being cheated by unscrupulous taxi drivers by taking a longer route to impose high meter charges. Through… Read More