Wednesday 22 May 2024

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Infrastructure | Transport

Frustrated Goan’s petition to bring Ola, Uber into Goa goes viral

A rather fervid online petition by a Goan citizen on has gained stupendous traction since it was uploaded two days ago. READ

Long-distance passenger ferries to float in Mandovi, Zuari by next year

The long-pending plan of activating Goa’s inland waterways to ferry locals and tourists would finally come true with the central government planning to set up 10 terminals, all in North Goa. READ

Goa to get non-polluting E-Rikshaws

The state is all set to launch electric rickshaws in Goa in a bid to spread awareness on pollution-free vehicles. READ

Now, Rent-A-Car Operators Threaten Agitation In Goa

After taxi owners went on a two-day strike in Goa earlier this week demanding a ban on rent-a-car operators, the latter today threatened to agitate if their demand to regularise their business is not met. READ

Striking tourist taxis back on the road, CM agrees to act against ‘illegalities’

The two-day strike of tourist taxi operators is finally resolved. READ

Strike continued, no tourist taxis on road for two more days

It was just not one day, Goa will run without tourist taxis for two more days now, after a total Taxi Bandh today. READ

Tourist taxis remain off the road, tourists in Goa suffer

More than 15,000 taxi operators in the state along with several auto-rickshaws went on strike today demanding a ban on rent-a-cab and related businesses. READ

Goa taxis to go off the road on 11 Apr

Tourists in Goa may face a difficult time on April 11 as all the 15,000-odd taxi operators in the state have decided to keep their vehicles off the road demanding a ban on rent-a-car and ... READ

Spicejet doubles Goa-Pune seats with larger aircraft

With the summer pushing up commuter demand for travel options to the popular holiday destination of Goa, airlines are falling in line to cater to the trend. READ

4-hour delay on SpiceJet leaves passengers fuming at Goa airport

On Monday evening, the Goa airport saw a barrage of agitated passengers, who had a lot to complain about as their SpiceJet flight kept getting delayed every hour. READ