In Geneva, a new pricing for taxi fares between the airport and the metropolis middle is in session (archives).
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In Geneva, the price of taxi fares from the airport ought to be capped. A draft of the implementing laws for the new legislation on taxis proposes a mounted price ranging from 20 to 30 francs relying on the vacation spot. This textual content is in session till mid-May.
“The principle of setting a maximum amount for a trip from one destination to another destination is fixed in the law”, recalled Thursday Fabienne Fischer, head of the economic system and employment division. She spoke Thursday morning on the airwaves of RTS which revealed the content material of the draft laws.
According to this doc, a journey between the airport and the worldwide organizations would value 20 francs. The price could be 25 francs for a journey to the metropolis middle on the proper financial institution and 30 francs to succeed in the metropolis middle on the left financial institution. According to the RTS, these charges decrease than these at the moment practiced wouldn't cross with the drivers.
‘We at the moment are awaiting the positions taken by professionals and customers in an effort to repair the costs in the laws which is able to in the end be determined', added Ms. Fischer. The session continues till mid-May. The new legislation, which was handed in January by the Grand Council, in addition to the implementing laws shouldn't come into power earlier than the starting of July.