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Geely aims to electrify black cabs

Geely aims to electrify black cabs Geely, the Chinese automaker that co-owns the company that produces black London taxis, has met UK government officials about bringing electric-powered cabs to the UK capital. “One of our ideas is to convert London taxis into electric,” Li Shufu, the company’s chairman, told the Financial Times. “We are doing […]

English Language Test For Taxi Drivers

Taxi drivers face English tests

Taxi Drivers To Take English Language Test Before Licensing Taxi drivers could be forced to take English tests to prove they can communicate with their passengers. New Hackney Carriage and private hire drivers in Wellingborough could also face compulsory maths tests to ensure they are confident in taking payment and giving change. Source The new […]