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Uber Cool

Jan 7, 2017 5:50 AM

Feb 1954

Wander along Clarke Quay and you'll see a host of 'trishaw uncles' waiting for tourists or those drunk enough to pay S$30 for a 10-minute ride. But in pre-independent Singapore, they were probably the original Uber. Evolved from the man-powered rickshaw, trishaws

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