A company by any other name...

2017-03-26 11:53

Brands up for grabs as Pretoria businessman registers scores of ­companies with same or similar names to those that already exist.

Durban taxi strike fizzles out

2015-05-27 09:18

Durban motorists are in for some respite as late night talks between minibus taxi bosses and city officials staved off another day of blockades and protest action.

Matric exam worries amid Joburg taxi strike

2014-11-17 12:24

The taxi strike that left commuters stranded in Johannesburg is expected to also disrupt matric pupils writing exams, the Gauteng education department says.

Commuters happy with taxi Wi-Fi

2014-06-12 19:07

Taxi commuters in Soweto are happy about getting free Wi-Fi access while travelling in taxis or waiting at the taxi rank.

Taxi body slams e-tolls boycott reports

2014-04-14 16:56

Taxis have no reason to boycott e-tolls because public transport vehicles were exempt from these fees, says the SA National Taxi Council.

New image, business model for taxi industry

2014-03-31 15:55

The new president of the South African National Taxi Council sends out a clear message on how to take on a new image and business approach for the industry.

Joberg taxi violence 'surprises' Santaco

2013-09-11 17:43

The SA National Taxi Council cannot explain a recent spate of shootings in the Gauteng taxi industry.

Expect more petrol price hikes - report

2013-08-08 08:14

While motorists are paying the highest price yet for a litre of petrol, an economist warns that further hikes can be expected.

Taxi fares are too low - Santaco

2013-06-27 17:15

Taxi costs would need to be increased by up to 70% to meet all the operational costs of a commuter taxi service, says the SA National Taxi Council.

Taxis busier as bus strike continues

2013-04-22 10:38

There is a lot more activity than usual at the country's minibus taxi ranks as commuters left stranded by an ongoing nationwide bus strike take taxis instead, Santaco says.


Taxi drivers told: respect women passengers

2017-02-17 07:50

At least four women have been raped in less than three weeks after boarding minibus taxis in and around Gugulethu, Cape Town, a gender rights activist has said.

Metro cops have impounded more than 300 taxis - Santaco

2015-05-26 13:18

More than 300 taxis have been taken off the road by metro police, the SA National Taxi Council says.

Taxi strike hits Gauteng commuters

2014-11-17 08:13

Gauteng commuters could struggle to get around on Monday due to a taxi strike in the province.

Over 46 000 taxis registered for e-tolls

2014-04-28 13:24

More than 46 000 taxis have registered for e-tolling in Gauteng, the SA National Roads Agency Limited says.

Outa applauds taxi call to boycott e-tolls

2014-04-14 11:41

The Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance applauds the SA National Taxi Council for its call to boycott the e-toll system.

Santaco to take govt to competition watchdog

2014-02-18 09:00

The SA National Taxi Council intends to approach the Competition Commission, claiming that government subsidy agreements with bus operators are uncompetitive.

Taxis worse than before - union

2013-08-14 17:02

The government should review the taxi recapitalisation programme because taxi operators are in a worse position than before, urges the National Taxi Alliance.

Petrol hike pushes up taxi fares - report

2013-08-06 12:30

Consumers are in for a tough time with an increase of about 20% in taxi costs because of the soaring petrol price, warns the South African National Taxi Council.

Bus strike set to intensify

2013-04-22 19:31

The countrywide suspension of bus services is gaining more support with bus drivers for luxury liners also threatening to strike for more pay, a union says.

Ramphele shocked at taxi driver death

2013-03-01 19:02

Agang leader Mamphela Ramphele has expressed shock at the death of a minibus taxi driver who was allegedly assaulted by police.

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