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Lifespan of taxis extended to 12 years


The Cabinet has approved extending the legal lifespan of taxis from nine to 12 years.

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Deputy government spokesperson Rachada Dhnadirek said Tuesday’s Cabinet agreed to expand the period to help 80,000 taxi drivers affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.

However, vehicles in use for more than nine years must be serviced four times per year to prevent air pollution from exhaust emissions.

Published : November 10, 2020

By : The Nation