Author : Manny K (March 10, 2017)
Uber was ousted by the Thailand Government claiming the private hailing taxi APP to be illegal as per Thai laws.
GrabCar and Uber came under the radar because the vehicles are not registered under public transport. However, Grab Taxi the popular taxi cab APP in Thailand is considered legal under Thai laws as the vehicles are registered under public transport.
According to Bangkok Post, the government is working on its own APP called Taxi OK that comes with better security with its own GPS tracking system and closed-circuit cameras.
Uber issued a statement that it will continue to work on making its ridesharing legal as per Thai laws.