Here’s a goods new for struggling taxi commuters out-there. If you have a smartphone and a good wifi-connection, then your commuting experience will never be the same again. Check this out…
Hail the Smart APP
Technology, no doubt has trailed an exciting path and paved way to boundless opportunities for everyone – particularly in terms of communication and transportation. That is the same potential that Harvard Business School Grads Anthony and Hoi Ling Tan of KL, Malaysia saw. In their heroic quest to counter the daily horrors of their countrymen in picking a cab during busy hour, they came up with an interesting application (MyTeksi) using smart-to-smart phone system for booking and dispatching cabs.
Setting a new benchmark
They base their optimism in growing signs, and in the basic need of their people. The APP that was officially launched in 2012 and has been a phenomenon. And in the short of period of time has grown quite rapidly and zoom its way to other countries and key cities in South-East Asia such as Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and the Philippines.
As of this writing, a staggering 3 million mobile devices has downloaded GrabTaxi Application, 60 thousand drivers were registered, and barely half a million or so has been commuting through GrabTaxi in Asia alone. A strong testimony that a that the company has kept it’s guiding principles of safety, certainty and speedy service reliable and accurate.
Meet GrabTaxi’s Sisters
It never rest in it’s laurel and continued to innovate so as to reach out to as many groups as possible. Prior tor GT’s unprecedented success and commitment earned from satsified clients, GRABCAR service was introduced earlier this year and will be fully operational this March.
Grab Taxi Vs. GrabCar
GrabCar is the first and only car-booking app that accept cash, debit and valid credit cards. Unlike in GrabTaxi, there is no P40 booking fee here, and you will be picked up in chauffer-style in the brand-new sedans of your choice. Choose between Honda City, Toyota Altis, Mistubishi Lancer for standard sedans or for Grab + premium vehicles such as elegant Nissan Teenas, Toyota Camrys, Fortuners and yes, the cute mini-cooper awaits to ryou. With GrabCar ” you just don’t book a car – you book an experience”.
Be a GrabPeer!
Grab can also make you earn a social-profit by making the most of your own car or of your contacts by signing it up to the program. To know more about this, Simply visit www.grabcar.com for instructions, get verified, be accredited and presto!, you are on your way to become a part of an awesome community. Grab Office is located at2/F ACI Group Building 147 H.V. Dela Costa Street, Bgy. Bel-Air, Makati City, PH. Feel free to ask for a session.
SideNote: Interestingly, both drivers and passengers are insured. Comments are highly valued as well. They set the trend, others will sure to follow. GRAB a great experience now 🙂