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Cap surge-pricing charges for ride-hail operators, Letters in Print News & Top Stories | The Straits Times

Cap surge-pricing charges for ride-hail operators, Letters in Print News & Top Stories | The Straits Times

With the passage of the Point-to-Point Passenger Transport Industry Bill last week, the transport industry as well as consumers are looking forward to a healthier public transport landscape that benefits all stakeholders (Licensing regime tightens reins on private-hire firms, Aug 7). For fare-related matters, the Public Transport Council (PTC) will oversee things to ensure that […]

NLC calls on cities to consider congestion pricing | Smart Cities Dive

NLC calls on cities to consider congestion pricing | Smart Cities Dive

Dive Brief: The National League of Cities (NLC) released a guide, Making Space: Congestion Pricing in Cities, encouraging cities to consider congestion pricing to ease traffic, improve citizens’ quality of life and gain revenue for infrastructure maintenance and upgrades. The guide breaks down differences between road-use fee models and provides case studies for four cities: […]

Amazon Offers Retro Pricing In Los Angeles For Maisel Day On August 15 | Fire Wire

Amazon Offers Retro Pricing In Los Angeles For Maisel Day On August 15 | Fire Wire

Los Angeles residents will be able to purchase lunch, gasoline, makeup applications, shoeshines, movie tickets and hotel rooms at 1959 prices on August 15, which Amazon Prime is calling “Maisel Day.”  That means you can see a movie for a mere 51 cents, grab a hot dog for 59 cents, and get your hair done (with […]

How to Invest in Self-Storage Real Estate | US News

How to Invest in Self-Storage Real Estate | US News

IN A HOT real estate and stock market, investors may be looking for new and innovative opportunities beyond the high-priced apartment buildings and buildable land. Self-storage facilities have the upside of being “fairly resilient through both economic booms and downturns,” and capitalize on society’s need to accumulate stuff, says Paul Letourneau, manager of commercial loan […]

After European Union crackdown, Airbnb to show full prices upfront | TOPHOTELNEWS

After European Union crackdown, Airbnb to show full prices upfront | TOPHOTELNEWS

Airbnb will be changing how it displays accommodation listings following an intervention from the European Union Commission. The home-sharing giant will now show the full price of the stays that it is offering upfront on the results page. Those prices will include all charges, as well as fees such as service, cleaning charges and local […]

National League of Cities report says US cities should consider congestion pricing | Traffic Technology Today

National League of Cities report says US cities should consider congestion pricing | Traffic Technology Today

The USA’s National League of Cities (NLC) has released a new guide that encourages cities to consider introducing congestion charging systems as a potentially economical solution to build thriving communities, calm traffic, reduce air pollution, and improve quality of life for residents. In the report, the NLC explains that congestion pricing is a type of […]

What’s Cutting Into Ohio State Football Ticket Sales? | WOSU Radio

What’s Cutting Into Ohio State Football Ticket Sales? | WOSU Radio

When it comes to why fans aren’t showing up at home, though, ticket broker Tim Louters just starts pulling frames off his wall. “This is 1999,” he says, looking over a framed ticket and news clip, commemorating former head coach John Cooper’s 100th win. “Thirty-eight dollar ticket versus Cincinnati.” Louters runs Tickets Galore in Dublin. […]

Drake Addresses OVO Fest Ticket Price Complaints | Rap-Up

Drake Addresses OVO Fest Ticket Price Complaints | Rap-Up

Drake brought OVO Fest back to his city, but not everyone was able to attend. Some fans took to social media to complain about the high ticket prices at the 9th annual festival in Toronto. One in particular took to Instagram to call out Drake for not being a “6 God at all” for reportedly […]

Hertz and Avis Double Down on Ridehailing Strategy | Skift

Hertz and Avis Double Down on Ridehailing Strategy | Skift

Car rental companies Hertz and Avis have been investing in technology and alternative services to weather the advent of ridehailing apps. Although the efforts are still in early stages, they show signs of growing success. The Hertz Corporation posted solid results Wednesday for the second quarter of 2019, driven by increased pricing from its three […]

Theme Parks Fail Disney at the Worst Possible Time | The Motely Fool

Theme Parks Fail Disney at the Worst Possible Time | The Motely Fool

Use the Force A brutal summer heatwave and tourism-snuffing political tension have been challenging for Disney, but the House of Mouse also pulled some strings to swap quantity for quality when it comes to revenue-generating guests this summer. Disney raises ticket prices every year, but this has been a rare case with double-digit percentage hikes […]