Poor taxis! They’re being schnaaied by the state, says report

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Poor taxis! They’re being schnaaied by the state, says report

Despite taxis carrying the load, the government spends the most on buses and trains, says Competition Commission

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A provisional report by the Competition Commission into SA’s commuter market exposes an industry in shambles, with taxi drivers drawing the shortest straw.

Despite taxis being the biggest carrier, the government spent most of its transport money on buses and trains.

The commission released its report on Wednesday following an inquiry into the public passenger transport market and e-hailing and metered services set up in 2018 after receiving several complaints about the transport industry...

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