Taxi fares in Malaysia to increase next year

Malaysia residents and visitors alike shall have to take note that taxi fares maybe increasing next year, once a proposed hike gets approved.
Malaysia's Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) is currently undergoing a review of the said proposal, utilizing feedback mechanisms such as "focus groups, briefing sessions, public gallery displays, state officers, social media".

SPAD chairman Tan Sri Syed Hamid Albar said:
We will consolidate and publish all feedback on our website and review the responses for the final taxi fare review proposal
Malaysia transport agency is now dealing with at least seven (7) stakeholders namely "driver associations, individual taxi drivers, taxi operators, consumer groups, youth and student associations, the disabled groups and tourism industry."

The fare increase could be in effect during the first quarter of 2014.

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