Taxi companies stop collecting passengers at the airport at Da Nang on 4/11. Photo: NLD.
The Vietnam Automotive Transportation Association wrote a letter calling companies and taxi drivers not to attack Grab.
In particular, the document stated that: on November 4, some taxi drivers in the same city of Da Nang City stop hosting Da Nang airport guests to protest the car under 9 underground benches and Take illegal activities Law enforcement, unfair competition with traditional taxis.
In this regard, the Vietnam Automobile Association calls and recommends taxi companies, taxi drivers in the city of Ho Chi Minh. In Da Nang in particular, taxi associations, taxi companies and taxi drivers across the country should be calm, not attack by themselves or act aggressively, affecting service needs. travel of people and order security situation.
The Vietnam Automotive Transportation Association said it had noticed the unreasonable management of traditional taxi companies with vehicles such as the Grab taxi.
Therefore, the Association proposed to the Government that it considers and modify the provisions of the law, overcome the existing irrationality, guarantee a fair and healthy competition for the development of the civilization of the field. Transportation of passengers by car in general and taxi in particular.
Before that, the drivers involved in the Grab said that the "umbrellas" of the taxi and Grab cars "dodged" a variety of taxes and trading conditions, but prevented visitors from automatically hiding the collection of private vehicle bodies. While traditional taxi drivers are required to fully comply with commercial shipping conditions and pay various taxes, they can not compete with "parachute" taxis and Grab vehicles.
Vo Thanh Nhan, chairman of the Da Nang Taxi Association, said that this is a spontaneous act of the drivers, the business side and the association did not react. According to Mr. Nhan, taxi drivers from many taxi companies responded by Grab, a car that acts to affect their interests. Nhan said the association asked the business leaders of taxis companies to return drivers to work.