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Seamless Platform Generates Income Opportunities For You

September 30, 2020

We have exciting news to share! With the first-of-its-kind technology partnership, an enhanced app for you will be rolled out progressively from Oct 2020. The app aims at streamlining your user experiences and functions while on the road.

With The Seamless App, You Can:

  1. Receive bookings assigned to you based on location (no need to bid)
  2. Accept app bookings without the need to manually change the rooftop sign to “On Call”
  3. Accept SMRT bookings using the same platform
  4. Continue to accept street hail job via taxi meter
  5. View history of all your completed trips including SMRT, Grab and street hail on the app
  6. Receive SMRT messages and/or announcements within the app
  7. Look forward to continuous app feature updates from Grab such as enhanced route suggestions, safety telemetrics, and passenger chat functionality aimed at improving drivers’ experience
  8. Access self-improvement opportunities via GrabAcademy modules


SMRT Taxis x Grab Collaboration

From 1 October, SMRT Taxis and Grab will be rolling out an enhanced Grab driver app only for our taxi partners! 🚕 Check out the video below to see how this first-of-its-kind technology partnership benefits our drivers and commuters! 🙌#SMRT #SMRTTaxis #BetterJourneys

Dikirim oleh SMRT pada Selasa, 29 September 2020


Other Advantages:

  • Passengers can expect higher acceptance rates for SMRT call bookings with the updated mapping tools and enhanced ride-optimisation features the Grab platform offers
  • SMRT operations officers can track bookings in real time and efficiently locate a vehicle on the web portal when you press a distress button

What You Need To Know To Get Ready:

  • Have your own smartphone (Android/iPhone) that has 4G connection with basic functionalities to make calls, use GPS navigation
  • There will be a one-time onboarding process which we will share the link with you in due course to activate the account. An SMS on your scheduled appointment to recall your taxi for this deployment will be sent to you
  • The display unit of the MDT will be progressively removed from October 2020
  • Enable ‘Auto-Accept’ and Grab services for more job opportunities

We will keep you updated on further developments, so stay tune. Meanwhile, visit our Joint Media Release at for more information.


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  1. Wow! I am so excited to be a part of this latest technology to increase my earnings. Kudos to SMRT & GRAP. Thank you.

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