Indonesia’s Transportation Ministry has come up with a new ministerial decree that defines ride-sharing services as transportation providers, requiring them to comply with the public transportation licensing regime within six months or be declared illegal.
The ongoing conflict between taxi companies and ride-sharing apps in Indonesia boiled over yesterday (March 22) as thousands of taxi drivers took to the streets in Jakarta to stage a protest that escalated into violence in some areas.
Kominfo akan memfasilitasi Grab dan Uber untuk memenuhi ketentuan Dishub Grab dan Uber diharuskan mendirikan koperasi untuk menaungi pengemudi
Indonesia continues to be a battleground between ride-sharing startups and conventional taxi companies, with the country’s Transportation Ministry now demanding such apps be blocked.
Indonesia’s Transportation Ministry has reversed an earlier decision to ban ride-sharing apps, after even the country’s president expressed his disagreement, while consumers were up in arms.
Jokowi panggil Menhub, himbau pemerintah tidak melarang tapi membina dan mengatur Ignasius Jonan resmi bolehkan ojek selama belum ada transportasi publik yang memadai
Having seen cars operated by its drivers seized by Jakarta’s transport authority, ride-sharing startup Uber Technologies Inc is taking steps to legalise its operations in Indonesia, while saying that it has been having difficulty trying to engage with said authority.
Semakin seringnya kendaraan mereka ditangkapi oleh Dinas Perhubungan (Dishub) Jakarta, pemilik Uber taksi, Uber Technologies Inc akhirnya memutuskan untuk memproses keabsahan operasional mereka di Indonesia. Namun usaha mereka sering terkendala oleh kesulitan melakukan negosiasi dengan pihak Dishub.