Taxi app overcomes language barriers
Busan Metropolitan City commences Dongbaek Taxi Smart Service tailored to foreigners. Through the public taxi calling application "Dongbaek Taxi," foreigners can access interpretation, translation and information guide services.
Dongbaek Taxi app will be connected to Life in Busan application.
Passengers can find QR codes in participating taxis. Upon scanning the code, users are directed to the "Life in Busan" application directly, where they can receive interpreter consultation services in over 10 languages.
Subsequently, the two apps are scheduled to connect, allowing users to access additional cross-application services, such as disaster alerts and daily life information. These improvements aim to create a more attractive World Expo host atmosphere by reducing foreigners' travel inconveniences.