If the ComfortDelGro-Uber deal is allowed, the market will revert to its David-Goliath imbalance. But unlike the biblical outcome, Goliath almost always wins in any marketplace.
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Singapore’s largest taxi operator ComfortDelGro will launch a dynamic pricing system for its 13,600 cabs from Jan 19.
The move could result in ComfortDelGro’s 15,500 taxis being made available through Uber’s ride-hailing app.
Firm is encouraging commuters to hop into a ComfortDelGro taxi through a revamped rewards programme called CabRewards+ .
The move addresses a perennial grouse of commuters, both local and foreign, who say they never quite know how metered fares, with their dizzying array of flag-down rates and surcharges, work.
ComfortDelGro will roll out a flat fare option on its cab-hailing app.