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The ride-hailing industry has always been flexible enough to imbibe the changing market demands and has come up with alternatives to address the same. Here is a round-up of the ride-hailing trends 2019 as the year has drawn to an end.
Electric vehicles
With the increase in pollution rate, green living has gradually started gaining importance prompting commuters and transport service providers to opt for electric vehicles. In fact, 5.

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Despite the increasing need for private transit, driver ride cancellation is considered as one of the major issues that hinder the growth of the ride-hailing segment. In fact, 36% of passengers in India claim driver cancellation to be the biggest drawback in booking on-demand taxis. Besides causing inconvenience for customers, it affects the overall business productivity for taxi owners which, in turn, cuts short the cash flow into their businesses.

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In recent years, the travel and tourism industry has garnered increasing interest from the global audience. Naturally, when it comes to planning a vacation, the primary activity is to check all the possibilities for a convenient trip, right from airport pickup to visiting the local attractions. This need for accessibility to local transit in unknown places creates massive scope for the growth of ride-hailing apps in the travel and tourism industry.

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For years, the Indian taxi industry was fragmented and unorganised. But, with the introduction of TaxiForSure in 2013 and Uber’s entry in the same year, a drastic change was in sight. Today, the apprehensions surrounding on-demand taxi transportation have almost disappeared and the existing traditional taxi players have ventured into the digital world.
Retracing the on-demand industry
Where Uber was disrupting the taxi industry all over the world, things seemed slow in the Indian soil.

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Conferences are the life force of the ride-hailing industry however, very few show interest towards them.  Here is why you need to take time to attend ride-hailing conferences.
Know the industry better
Ride-hailing conferences are the most authentic channels through which you can get to know the updates in the industry. There are, of course, a lot of sources on the internet.

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Affiliation is an emerging marketing concept in the business world. It is a kind of marketing that is based on performance where a business operator recompenses connected affiliates for bringing customers through their marketing efforts. It is a sales tactic that helps service providers grow sales by letting others target the same audience (who will be called “affiliates”). Such affiliates will be provided with a commission for recommending the service to others.