taxi industry


Durban taxi strike called off

Staff Reporter

The Durban taxi strike which left thousands of commuters stranded on Monday has been called off.

More bark than bite

Staff Reporter

The taxi industry's bark appeared to be worse than its bite in the wake of the largely successful launch of the bus rapid transport system this week.

BRT gets the green light

Staff Reporter

Johannesburg's bus rapid transit (BRT) system -- which lurched to a halt after threats by taxi bosses -- on Thursday received the go-ahead.

Taxi drivers call for Jeff Radebe's head

Staff Reporter

About 5 000 taxi drivers and owners gathered at the Library Gardens on Tuesday to protest the introduction of the bus rapid transit system.

Playing your cards right

Monako Dibetle

The new taxi-payment card system, which is rapidly replacing the old cash-payment system on many routes, is proving a hit with most commuters.