Pyongyang 'Has Call-Order Taxi Service'

Taxis can now be booked by phone in Pyongyang, a Pyongyang mouthpiece in Japan reported Monday.

Pyongyang started a taxi business in March last year and has machines for card transactions and a booking service, the Choson Sinbo daily said.

Cabs wait for passengers in front of Pyongyang Station in this photo released by the Chosun Sinbo on Monday. Cabs wait for passengers in front of Pyongyang Station in this photo released by the Chosun Sinbo on Monday.

The article is illustrated with a picture of taxis queuing up in front of Pyongyang Station.

englishnews@chosun.com / Jul. 08, 2014 12:33 KST