Trans-Cab, the second-largest taxi operator here, bore the brunt of a fleet shrinkage brought about by the arrival of private-hire operators.
[SINGAPORE] Motor traders have sent an appeal to the government to allow vehicle sales to resume when the "circuit breaker" is lifted next month.
ERP at most locations to be suspended from April 6 in light of less commuting amid Covid-19 outbreak
All gantries in the city and on arterial roads will see zero charge.
Cabbies and private-hire drivers can tap a $77 million package to tide them over a sharp drop in business caused by the coronavirus crisis.
Some 40,000 drivers will be eligible for a $20 relief each day for three months from Friday.
Private-hire cars with deep dents, broken lights, mismatched tyres or which look like they have had a good few years on them are on the way out. But young drivers will remain, for now.