To escape the crisis, Manaus taxi drivers give up charge 'flag 2’ in December racesSegundo o Sindtáxi, at least 30% dos profissionais não vão cobrar a bandeira 2, mais cara, para competir com Uber, 99OP e YetGO.
Some taxi drivers Manaus decided to act with the flag 1 in the capital in one of the most festive month of the year to escape the crisis in the category since the arrival of transport applications in the city.
From December 1, usually use the flag 2 the races. "The banner exchange 1 to the 2 in December is a municipal ordinance. Last year we act that way, but at the time the applications were not yet in Manaus. This year we are facing a crisis and 30% category will act with the flag 1, but it is good to note that not all, Methadone does not ", said the union.
In ordinary days in Manaus, the flag 1 It is charged from 6 to 22h, except in the conventional way taxi runs and / or back to the Eduardo Gomes International Airport. The flag 2 It is practiced from 22h to 6pm on weekdays, on weekends and holidays end.