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UAE: Now pay less for a taxi ride in Sharjah as fuel prices drop

Minimum prices have actually gone down to Dh15.50 from Dh17.50

Sharjah has actually curtailed on its taxi tolls after fuel and also diesel rates decreased in the UAE in August.

Minimum prices for taxis have actually gone down to Dh 15.50 from Dh 17.50, consumer helpline representatives with the Sharjah Roadways and also Carry Authority (SRTA) have actually verified.

Taxi motorcyclists that made use of SRTA solutions on August 6 likewise verified the decrease in minimal prices.

Last month, the minimal price raised from Dh13.50 to Dh17.50, after the Sharjah Roadways and also Carry Authority (SRTA), stated it would certainly establish its taxi prices monthly based upon the current gas rates in the nation.

The choice, made by the Sharjah Exec Council, was executed by SRTA. Youssef Khamis Al Othmani, chairman of the SRTA, stated that the change is based upon the concept of liberalising gas rates, as the toll for opening up the meter will certainly be changed either by boost or reduce according to the gas prices accepted by the Ministry of Power.

Super 98 fuel will certainly set you back Dh4.03 a litre in August, contrasted to Dh4.63 in July, and also Unique 95 fuel will certainly set you back Dh3.92 per litre, contrasted to Dh4.52 in July.

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