The best thing to happen to taxis in the Philippines is the receipt printer. Ever since an electronics company launched low-cost digital taxi meter with receipt printer, it has been easier for people to claim transportation reimbursements, especially those who work for offices with nitpicking accounting departments.
For several years our engineers have had a difficult time justifying taxi expenses when the usual allowance proved not enough due to unexpected traffic. Now they can have proof 🙂
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