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Tumpang Exits Ride-sharing, becomes Platform Provider

Tumpang, Malaysia’s first flat-rate ride-sharing service, is no longer on the roads. It is now providing on-demand solutions to start-ups and businesses using its existing tech infrastructure. Tumpang was originally started as a flat-rate ride-sharing service, charging RM5 per short trip within a 3km radius around train stations. The objective was to provide first-mile and last-mile connectivity via existing taxis

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Streetcar a Breath of Fresh Air for Urban Commuters

Washington, DC, recently launched a new streetcar. In the first months after rebirth, ridership soared above expected ridership. WAMU.org news reports that ridership rapidly grew once the line opened. Almost 70,000 passengers rode DC’s five streetcars in June, according to DDOT figures. DDOT focuses on Kansas City as an example it is trying to follow. Open daily and free to ride, “After only around 3 months

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