Online taxi rejection often occurs in a number of areas. This is due to the transportation business online has not met the rules that apply both at the central level as well as the region.
If the level of the Centre hold the Minister of transportation Regulation No. 32 2016 on the procurement of public transport or if the area can refer to perguba that regulate public transport.
He said the taxi entrepreneurs online (application-based) true also is engaged in the provision of public transport then the business are required to attend the entire regulations that are also subject to conventional taxi entrepreneurs.
Djoko reminds applications that only a tool to facilitate the consumers get a taxi, but the presence of public transport including transportation-based application (or application company that provides transportation services) must meet the applicable rules. This is to maintain the safety of the community itself and a healthy competition.
Earlier, Transport Minister Budi Karya asked that taxis based application to meet the rules. Many taxis that application has not met the test of kir or eligibility required the Government as a condition for getting a business license. In addition, transportation service providers online also has yet to pay a tax bill that established the Government.
One of the areas that prohibit the operation of the taxi-based applications was Bali that still do raids against taxi transportation-based application via either the Police Department or transportation, or through a joint operation.
The reason of the Bali provincial Government conduct raids against a cab-based application because the taxi-cab does not permit transit pocketed.
Not only in Bali, the rejection of the application-based taxi operation reportedly also occurred in Surabaya, Yogyakarta, Makassar and other cities. So it can be widespread impact so the Government especially the Central Government should be firm in applying regulations.
Rejection of application-based taxi also occurs in many countries. Like the United States, France, United Kingdom, Germany, South Korea, Australia, Beligia, Canada, Netherlands, India and Japan. One of the latest is the Taiwan in early August and then the State investment Commission States would repel the Uber from her country because of perceived wrong defining services.