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hail a cab

 and hail a taxi
to signal to a taxi that you want to be picked up. See if you can hail a cab. I don't want to walk home in the rain.
See also: hail

Tijuana taxi

(ˈtiəwɑnɑ ˈtæksi)
n. a police car. (Citizens band radio.) There’s a Tijuana taxi back a few cars watching you awful close.
See also: taxi
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They will reduce competition between taxi networks in supplying services using the ihail app and, the arrangements may tip the market towards ihail becoming the dominant booking app.
By 2020, there will be 12,765 taxis plying on the roads of Dubai, according to five-year plan endorsed by the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA).
A spokesman said: "Private hire is basically a contract between the driver and the person getting the taxi.
As we continue to grow and our demand increases, it is inevitable that more drivers, cars and taxis are needed for our firm.
Premier Taxis Pte Ltd, founded in 2003, is a fully owned subsidiary of Premier Corporation Pte Ltd, an investment holding company with other interest in car rental services and fleet management services.
Under the executive travel services, A1 Taxis offers world class cab services in luxury cars which are driven by highly experienced drivers with deluxe services such as Wi-Fi, bottled drinking water, and a great driving experience.
Passengers can avail free rides on Thursdays (up to a fare of KD2 or $7) by downloading the app that connects them to the 350 taxis currently registered with the service, a statement said.
UK taxi drivers also cited that Uber taxi app threatened their source of livelihood.
The Easy Taxi service is the first of its kind in Pakistan.
Supported by the media and by Standard Bank, the project aims to incentivise taxi drivers through SMS feedback from their daily customers.
We contacted Yousuf Gameel, Business Development Manager at Easy Taxi Egypt.
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A MAN has been charged with sexual assault after two girls got into a car they believed to be a taxi.
Dubai: Travelling in a Dubai taxi will no longer be the same again.
The county is looking at amending its taxi bylaw to ensure that there are enough accessible taxis to meet demand.