# taxis - Today’s News
Log fires, rustling leaves, full permission to eat marshmallows with everything – ah, autumn, we’ve missed you.
# taxis - Monday 21 July, 2014
Drivers can bypass background checks, insurance and vehicle upkeep and safety.
# taxis - Thursday 10 July, 2014
The Department of Transport defended publicising the campaign before it took place.
# taxis - Monday 30 June, 2014
Some had to walk along the M50 in order to try and get home.
# taxis - Friday 27 June, 2014
The discoveries were made in Belfast and Co Down yesterday.
After I was hit by a driver on the quays, I was overwhelmed by the kindness of strangers.
# taxis - Thursday 26 June, 2014
An Garda Síochána will be targeting taxis and hackneys as part of a national campaign this weekend.
# taxis - Thursday 24 April, 2014
For many people, taxis are their only door-to-door public transport service. While we’ve made a good first step in making them wheelchair-friendly, more must be done.
# taxis - Wednesday 2 April, 2014
Operation Taximeter will also see stamp 2 Visa holders come under scrutiny.
# taxis - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
Everything happening in Leinster House today.
# taxis - Monday 3 March, 2014
The service is now live in 25 new towns across the country.
# taxis - Wednesday 15 January, 2014
Drivers are opposed to proposed reforms being considered by the government.
# taxis - Saturday 28 December, 2013
The Minister for Public Transport says that the overhaul of the taxis industry has made the industry “unrecognisable”.
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The Minister for Public Transport says that the overhaul of taxis industry has made the industry “unrecognisable”.
# taxis - Wednesday 25 September, 2013
An Oireachtas sub-Committee will discuss 103 amendments to the proposed taxi regulation law, which will see a shake-up of the industry.
# taxis - Saturday 27 July, 2013
# taxis - Monday 1 July, 2013
Around 200 drivers already on board Leeside one year after Dublin app went live.
# taxis - Sunday 16 June, 2013
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# taxis - Thursday 21 March, 2013
The things we learned, loved and shared today…
The public broadcaster actually only spent €269,298 on taxis last year, it says…
# taxis - Wednesday 23 January, 2013
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
Pascal Mooney apologised for his comments after he told the Seanad that “obvious non-national” drivers often don’t know directions around Dublin city.
# taxis - Friday 19 October, 2012
A new survey also revealed 55 per cent of people like their drivers to have the chats with them on topics like the economy, sports and politics.
# taxis - Wednesday 3 October, 2012
The moves include new branding, and a system to enable passengers make sure the appropriate driver is in the vehicle.
# taxis - Friday 24 August, 2012
Details of the proposals have not been disclosed as a courtesy to the groups’ members.
# taxis - Thursday 23 August, 2012
DAA has urged drivers to resume service to the public at the airport as soon as possible.
# taxis - Wednesday 22 August, 2012
There are no taxi services from Dublin airport as a result of a dispute about parking spaces for drivers.
Services have been withdrawn over a dispute about the number of parking spaces for drivers at the airport. It was thought that a resolution had been reached but taxi services continue to be disrupted.
# taxis - Thursday 12 July, 2012
The app sends you a picture of your driver, the roof sign number and a real time arrival countdown.
# taxis - Wednesday 11 July, 2012
Kevin Fagan has created an iPhone app for taxi customers who don’t want to be taken for a ride.
# taxis - Friday 29 June, 2012
# taxis - Wednesday 27 June, 2012
Irish Wheelchair Association believes that, even with grant aid, VAT and VRT on accessible taxis and cabs are “prohibitively” high.
# taxis - Saturday 19 May, 2012
BREAKING via The Mire wire: The Government’s You Retire, We Rehire policy; Israel to take on Ireland; the second referendum that won’t happen will be held on 22 June.
# taxis - Thursday 17 May, 2012
Following on from the debate about attitudes towards non-Irish national taxi drivers, one Irish driver says he has noted antipathy towards non-nationals – but that it is also important not to pigeonhole Irish cabbies.
# taxis - Tuesday 15 May, 2012
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