Muscat: Mwasalat announced the launch of the Taxi Butler service to facilitate quick and advance booking for the benefit of the passengers.
Initially, a device have been installed at the Ras Al Hamra Golf Club and Muscat Hills, which will be followed by at the Beach One building in Muscat.
The first of its kind service in the Sultanate will facilitate the booking of taxis in advance and quickly without the without the need to contact the taxi driver.
The service allows for the request of more than one vehicle at the push of a button if the number of passengers exceeds the capacity of the taxi.
In addition, the user can obtain a real time update of the expected arrival time and driver’s details with a notification of the arrival of the vehicle at the location.
The service will cover a number of government institutions, private and commercial centers in the future as per the demand.
Mwasalat has so far recorded over 150,000 trips, at the the rate of 700 trips per day. It also has around 40,000 mobile registered users till date.