Malaysian Taxi App TaxiMonger Expands Coverage Outside Kuala Lumpur To Deal With Ongoing Rivalry

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http://techcrunch.com – Malaysian taxi booking app TaxiMonger has just expanded its service outside the capital city of Kuala Lumpur, to cover Johor Bahru (the state sharing the border with Singapore). Additionally, it will run a Singapore-to-Johor service, in a tie-up with cab operator JB-Tek, which currently runs that route. The decision to expand its service coverage is set against a backdrop of an ongoing scrummage for smartphone-familiar drivers in Kuala Lumpur. This scene was described to me last month when I visited the state, where two of the main taxi apps, MyTeksi and Rocket-backed Easytaxi were at war for (IT news)