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How to get Tourists to Venture Across P.R’s Entire 100 x 35 miles?

Want more tourism?  Adopt common sense solutions to improve transportation and mobility.  The easier it is to travel, the more travel that will occur.  The harder it is to travel, the less travel that will occur. Allow luggage on buses … Continue reading

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Uber says 900 new ‘economic opportunities’ would be created with access to airport

  http://caribbeanbusiness.com/uber-900-new-economic-opportunities-would-be-created-with-access-to-airport Uber: 900 new ‘economic opportunities’ would be created with access to airport By Cindy Burgos Alvarado on February 28, 2017 SAN JUAN – If the government allowed Uber drivers access to Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport, the travel … Continue reading

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San Juan Traffic Chaos as Taxi and Truck Drivers Protest against Uber in Puerto Rico

Uber will greatly expand where people in Puerto Rico can travel, while reducing travel time and travel cost.  Free markets are fair markets, which are good for consumers and society.  For example of a highly controlled, highly regulated market economy, … Continue reading

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Ride-Hailing Firms Seen as Integral in Advancing PR’s ‘Visitor Economy’

http://www.sanjuanweeklypr.com/index.html By MARIA MIRANDA SIERRA mirandasanjuanstar@gmail.com Foundation for Puerto Rico (FPR) Board Chairman Jon Boschow last week highlighted the importance of new technologies and models of transportation for the development of the island’s tourism sector and the overall visitors economy, … Continue reading

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Uber is trying to come to Puerto Rico again

This will be bad for taxi drivers, but good for almost everyone else.  More people will be able to find work as drivers.  More tourists will come to PR since they find it easier, cheaper, faster to get around.  More … Continue reading

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Taxi Fare Finder for getting a taxicab, cab in Puerto Rico, with the price cost

Since Uber, Lyft, and other ride-sharing services are banned in Puerto Rico, at least for now, you might want to know how much does a taxi cost to get around in Puerto Rico.  Taxis are common in the business district … Continue reading

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Uber, Lyft, and other ride sharing services in Puerto Rico are prohibited

In 2014 Uber was hoping to launch in Puerto Rico but the special interests such as the powerful taxi union worked to have the government pass legislation prohibiting Uber, Lyft, and other commercial ride sharing services.  While this is good … Continue reading

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