Illegal airport taxi: SPAD collects RM200,000 fine in 2016

3 January 2017 The Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) collected more than RM200,000 in fines from individuals providing illegal taxi services at KL International Airport (KLIA) and (klia2). SPAD Enforcement Division senior general manager Datuk Che Hasni Che Ahmad said enforcement operations in 2016 yielded 58 arrest cases involving taxi drivers, Uber and Grabcar drivers … Continue reading Illegal airport taxi: SPAD collects RM200,000 fine in 2016

Special bus service in the air

26 May 2016 A bus operator is proposing the country’s first ever airport express service that is also disabled-friendly. Equipped with a wheelchair ramp and nine seats on the bottom deck reserved for disabled, the double-decker buses will service the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), klia2 and KL Sentral transit hub. Mhasnor Trans Premier Sdn … Continue reading Special bus service in the air

Working out the fare hike

20 March 2015 LAND Public Transport Commission (SPAD) chairman Tan Sri Syed Hamid Albar announced new fares for budget taxis, hired cars and express buses at a press conference yesterday. Working out the fare hike The meters for normal budget taxis are now clocking 10 sen for every 115m. When recalibrated with the new fares, … Continue reading Working out the fare hike

National interest first

7 February 2012 Taxi drivers are back in the limelight with their plight and grievances being given much attention and publicity, and errant cabbies being caught under Ops Tegas mounted by the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD). The entire public transportation on land needs a major overhaul, and SPAD was created to serve this purpose. … Continue reading National interest first