Dammam: A sudden rise in the prices of “limousines”…and citizens are calling for “trade” to intervene

Dammam: A sudden rise in the prices of “limousines”…and citizens are calling for “trade” to intervene

Dammam: A sudden rise in the prices of “limousines”…and citizens are calling for “trade” to intervene

A press survey revealed that there was a sudden rise in taxi fare prices in Dammam, as the rise doubled within the city, where most trips did not exceed 15 riyals, while the value of a trip from King Fahd International Airport reached 100 riyals.

According to the poll published in Al-Youm newspaper, taxi dealers attribute this to the high prices of new cars and competition from rental cars, as some prefer to rent a car and drive it themselves, in addition to the rise in all commodities, which prompted taxi owners and drivers to raise their prices to meet High cost of living.

While citizens called on the Ministry of Commerce to intervene to curb the rise in taxi prices, drivers indicated that prices at the train station and King Fahd International Airport are set by the operating companies, and some pointed out that limousine companies ask the driver for between 150 and 200 riyals per day, except for the value of gasoline. .

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