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....Cab hire firm Uber will withdraw from Denmark in April because of new taxi laws that require drivers to have fare meters and seat sensors. Local taxi driver unions and politicians have complained that Uber poses unfair competition by not meeting legal standards required for established taxi firms. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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....The company, which says it has 2,000 drivers and 300,000 people using its app in Denmark, said it would not be able to operate unless the regulations were changed, but added it would “continue to work with the government … to enable Danes to enjoy the benefits of modern technologies like Uber”. As has happened elsewhere in Europe, taxi driver unions, cab operators and politicians have argued that Uber does not comply with the legal standards for established taxi firms and its service represents unfair competition. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... In just the past year, we have seen the proliferation of devices such as Google Home and Amazon Echo Dot (Alexa), which replace some aspects of household help. Likewise, the Delphi and nuTonomy driverless taxi services in Singapore have started to replace taxi drivers. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Uber to shut down Denmark operation over new taxi laws image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 28th of March 2017 01:36:28 PM
....The company, which says it has 2,000 drivers and 300,000 people using its app in Denmark, said it would not be able to operate unless the regulations were changed, but added it would “continue to work with the government … to enable Danes to enjoy the benefits of modern technologies like Uber”. As has happened elsewhere in Europe, taxi driver unions, cab operators and politicians have argued that Uber does not comply with the legal standards for established taxi firms and its service represents unfair competition. ...
Uber set to pull out of Denmark image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 28th of March 2017 01:01:41 PM
....Cab hire firm Uber will withdraw from Denmark in April because of new taxi laws that require drivers to have fare meters and seat sensors. Local taxi driver unions and politicians have complained that Uber poses unfair competition by not meeting legal standards required for established taxi firms. ...
Why robots should be taxed if they take people's jobs | Robert Shiller image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 22nd of March 2017 11:18:12 AM
.... In just the past year, we have seen the proliferation of devices such as Google Home and Amazon Echo Dot (Alexa), which replace some aspects of household help. Likewise, the Delphi and nuTonomy driverless taxi services in Singapore have started to replace taxi drivers. ...
Philip Hammond breaks manifesto pledge with budget tax grab image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 8th of March 2017 04:05:32 PM
.... There was also money for free schools, which would be able to offer selective education. The NICs change, which Treasury sources said would affect highly paid professionals such as GPs, QCs and partners at law firms, was met with anger within the sector, and by MPs who said taxi drivers and delivery workers were among those affected. ...
Taxes for self-employed likely to rise in Hammond's budget image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 7th of March 2017 08:05:27 PM
....Almost half – 45% – of the growth in jobs as Britain’s economy has bounced back since 2008 has been in self-employment. Much of that has been in traditionally high-paid sectors such as advertising and banking, rather than the low-paid taxi drivers and couriers whose cases have caught public attention. ...
Uber loses legal test case over language image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 3rd of March 2017 12:31:56 PM
...."These tests are not only expensive but excessive, and will do little to improve public safety. We've already seen London taxi drivers of 20 years or more struggling with essay questions about the Aurora Borealis and snowboarding, do we need them to have read Shakespeare too?" he said. ...
Brexit is a Whitehall farce that threatens the heart of Europe image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 26th of February 2017 07:00:23 AM
.... Yet my old friend David Davis – many friendships go through trying times – continues to make it abundantly clear that, throughout the nonsense of the Brexit “process”, our economy will continue to need skilled and unskilled immigrants from the rest of the EU. (By the way, contrary to what a Manchester taxi driver recently told me, we are still in the EU and may be for some time. ...
Southern rail dispute reflects workers’ growing fears about rise of automation image
.... Electric car maker Tesla has taken more than 325,000 reservations for its Model 3, which has driverless technology and is due to arrive in late 2017. Millions of taxi drivers, lorry drivers and chauffeurs could be put out of work, though there will be jobs managing and maintaining driverless cars. ...
Ethical gifts: think of others when you think of others this Christmas image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 3rd of December 2016 06:59:15 AM
.... When you buy someone a Lendwithcare gift voucher, they then go online and choose an individual who they are going to lend the money to. It might be a rice farmer in Cambodia, a market stall holder in Zambia or a taxi driver in Ecuador. ...
Self-employed 'now earning less than in 1995' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 17th of October 2016 11:00:11 PM
.... . They included construction workers, hairdressers, taxi drivers, tutors and IT consultants, he said. ...
With robots, is a life without work one we'd want to live? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 26th of September 2016 07:21:21 AM
....Of course there are enormous logistical questions as to whether those who are going to be displaced by robots will actually be provided with the means necessary to pursue other meaningful ways of living. We simply don’t know yet whether the taxi driver who enjoyed the chance to have conversations with different people every day will have other opportunities to find a sense of sociability or whether he’ll be forced into less meaningful work. ...
Bonanza for Bosnia image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 22nd of September 2016 11:07:07 PM
....At the City Pub, one of the popular bars in the centre of Sarajevo, waitress Belma Eminagic, 25, is taking a cigarette break. "Waiters and taxi drivers see them as walking money bags and treat them very well," she says. ...

'We have no maps, we don’t know where to go': How Lake Como became the unlikely hotspot of Europe’s migration crisis
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.... Because of our colour, we are easy to recognise,” he said, laughing shyly. A former taxi driver, he hopes to claim asylum in northern Europe. ...

Muslim taxi driver jailed for 27 years for 'barbaric' murder of Glasgow shopkeeper
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....A man who murdered a Glasgow shopkeeper in a religiously motivated attack because he thought the shopkeeper had “disrespected” Islam has been jailed for a minimum of 27 years. Tanveer Ahmed, 32, a taxi driver from Bradford, drove to Scotland to confront Asad Shah at his store before pulling out a knife and stabbing the popular 40-year-old. ...

Paris hotel occupancy rates halve as tourists abandon France in wake of terrorist attacks
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....However, Jean-Pierre Nadir of the travel website Easyvoyage said terrorism was not the only factor discouraging foreign visitors. “Protests by taxi drivers and opponents of labour reforms, and strikes by rail workers and refuse collectors during the European football championships also tarnished the image of France,” he said. ...

Can you spot the black taxi hidden in this tricky photo? 
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 3rd of August 2016 12:34:44 PM
....It was created by digital illustrator Charlotte Bailey for insureTAXI, who recently found 50 per cent of cabbies use the internet to play games or browse social media when waiting for a fare, so decided to combine the two. Tim Crighton, the company’s marketing director, said: “We’re always working to get a better understanding of our customers and our recent survey of taxi drivers has helped us understand more about their behaviours, habits and opinions. ...

Munich shooting: Teenage killer Ali Sonboly 'inspired by far-right terrorist Anders Breivik' and 'used Facebook offer of free McDonald's food to lure victims'
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....Neighbours on Saturday described Sonboly as “intelligent, quiet and shy,” an apparently normal 18-year-old. The German-Iranian student lived comfortably in a fifth-floor apartment in the middle class Munich suburb of Maxvorstad with his parents, one of them a taxi driver and the other a department store worker. ...

Ali Sonboly: Everything we know about the Munich gunman
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 23rd of July 2016 02:01:32 AM
....Neighbours described Sonboly as “intelligent, quiet and shy”, an apparently normal 18-year-old. The German-Iranian student lived comfortably in a fifth-floor apartment in the middle-class Munich suburb of Maxvorstad with his parents, one of them a taxi driver and the other a department store worker. ...

Munich attack: Cry of 'I am German' as families fled in terror 
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 22nd of July 2016 10:43:43 PM
.... The metro and bus network were closed, too. Reports suggested taxi drivers were bring told by police to avoid the city centre and not to pick up any passengers. ...

Munich shooting: How Friday's deadly attacked unfolded
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 22nd of July 2016 09:00:00 PM
.... . There are reports (unconfirmed) on Twitter that taxi drivers are getting messages from police to avoid the city centre and not to pick up any passengers. ...

Munich shooting: Gunman targeted children outside McDonald's restaurant in shopping centre rampage as terrorism strikes Germany 
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.... . There are reports (unconfirmed) on Twitter that taxi drivers are getting messages from police to avoid the city centre and not to pick up any passengers. ...
Uber could step on the gas after the nod from Brussels image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 12th of June 2016 08:52:06 AM
....One of the chief complaints is that its lower-cost UberPop service – now banned in a handful of countries – relies on drivers who do not have a licence to operate private hire vehicles. This angered traditional taxi drivers, whose lobby groups have found allies among the political classes. ...
Capitalism’s claim to do good looks shaky if there’s little to prevent it doing harm image
....One of the chief complaints is that its lower-cost UberPop service – now banned in a handful of countries – relies on drivers who do not have a licence to operate private hire vehicles. This angered traditional taxi drivers, whose lobby groups have found allies among the political classes. ...
Uber suffers legal setbacks in France and Germany image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 9th of June 2016 06:19:51 PM
....While several European states have put legal obstacles in the way of Uber’s expansion, the taxi service has also faced fierce opposition in other parts of the world. Protests by taxi drivers in Jakarta, Indonesia, erupted into violence earlier this year, while Brazil initially moved to ban Uber outright before the law was overturned, sparking anger from taxi drivers in Rio de Janeiro. ...
French court fines Uber for running illegal taxi service image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 9th of June 2016 01:52:00 PM
....The UberPop service connected clients via a smartphone app with non-professional drivers using their own cars. Uber France suspended the service last year after the government banned it under pressure from licensed taxi drivers. ...
EU backs sharing economy in boost for Uber and Airbnb image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 2nd of June 2016 06:02:36 PM
....Berlin is also among several German cities to issue an edict against Uber, which has faced similar roadblocks erected by regional and local governments in Spain and France, where its offices were raided by police. State intervention has often followed protests or lobbying from competitors such as taxi drivers or the hotel industry, who complain that they are being undercut by rivals who do not face the same regulatory burden. ...
DBS: the safety check backlog that means nurses, carers and teachers cannot work image
....However, the DBS requires other rigorous checks which might involve more than one police force depending on where the applicant has lived and worked. There are three types of check: a standard check required, for example, for court, prison or security officers; an enhanced check for anyone working with children or in social or healthcare services; and an enhanced check with barred list check for adoptive parents or taxi drivers. ...
'Everyone’s outraged': angry Greeks foresee Grexit and drachma's revival image
....Related: What do Greeks think of the latest austerity measures?. In his yellow Toyota, Giorgos Balabanis, a taxi driver for the past 15 years, puts it another way. ...
'Everyone’s outraged': angry Greeks foresee Grexit and drachma's revival image
....Related: What do Greeks think of the latest austerity measures?. In his yellow Toyota, Giorgos Balabanis, a taxi driver for the past 15 years, puts it another way. ...
Uber assembles advisory board of international power brokers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 5th of May 2016 04:35:51 PM
....Uber is currently embroiled in multiple lawsuits, including class-action cases in the US from drivers who want to be recognised as employees and a price-fixing lawsuit from passengers. It has been the subject of multiple protests from taxi drivers around the world. ...
Self-employed set up co-operatives to share costs and services image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 16th of April 2016 06:00:11 AM
.... But a new report reveals that a growing number of freelancers are forming co-operatives to share costs and services. They range from music teachers in Swindon, to a group of interpreters, to taxi driver firms owned by self-employed drivers. ...
Customised burgers and table service: meet the man behind 'posh' McDonald's image
....Since becoming chief executive of McDonald’s UK in February last year, the Londoner has introduced some eye-catching initiatives at the fast-food chain. These initiatives have already changed the views of a taxi driver in Luton, who describes the McDonald’s we are heading towards to meet Pomroy as “posh”. ...
Uber starts motorbike service in Jakarta image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 13th of April 2016 06:25:30 AM
.... . Thousands of taxi drivers protested recently in the Indonesian capital against transport apps. ...
From shantytown to millionaire image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 3rd of April 2016 11:20:03 PM
....None of them had any previous experience of running a start-up company. Her brother and Ms Velez worked at a branch of fast-food chain McDonald's, while her husband was a taxi driver. ...
Jakarta taxi drivers stage apps protest image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 22nd of March 2016 06:02:14 AM
. Thousands of Indonesian taxi drivers have brought parts of the capital, Jakarta, to a standstill in a protest against transport apps. ...
This new map of Earth divides the planet into 57 trillion 3-metre squares image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 21st of February 2016 08:56:17 PM
....5m people who live without official addresses in Brazilian favelas. Here in the UK, each postcode contains an average of 15 delivery points – so even when you give a delivery company, a taxi driver or an emergency responder your full postcode, a combination of up to seven letters and numbers, you’ve narrowed the destination to more than a dozen locations. ...
City's support firms are branching out image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 15th of February 2016 12:38:05 PM
.... . The no-contract “gig economy” model, with its roots in the working patterns of Avon ladies and taxi drivers, has also proved popular with web-based services such as Uber and Deliveroo recently. ...
France is on a road to nowhere without reforms image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 13th of February 2016 03:40:11 PM
.... Plainclothes police officers check chauffeurs at the Paris' Gare de Lyon railway station. "Chauffeurs" - like those who drive for Uber, claim they are victims of discrimination by the government, while taxi drivers complain about unfair competition. ...
London black-cab drivers reject Uber olive branch image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 9th of February 2016 01:11:20 PM
....”. About 5,000 taxi drivers plan to protest in London on Wednesday over deregulation of the trade, which black-cab drivers believe favours private hire firms with “light touch” checks. ...
Cabbies 'reject free Uber offer' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 9th of February 2016 12:23:00 PM
....". A number of protests against Uber have been held by taxi drivers around the world, including protests in London. ...
All London black cabs to take card payments from October image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 3rd of February 2016 03:05:13 PM
....Related: Cheap cab ride? You must have missed Uber’s true cost | Evgeny Morozov. Groups representing taxi drivers said the decision by TfL, which regulates public transport in the capital, would benefit both drivers and customers. ...
Cheap cab ride? You must have missed Uber’s true cost | Evgeny Morozov image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 31st of January 2016 12:03:12 AM
....Moreover, the company is actively trying to solidify its status as a default platform for transport. During the recent squabbles in France – where taxi drivers have been rioting to get the government to notice their plight – Uber has offered to open up its platforms to any professional taxi drivers who would like a second job. ...
London's black-cab drivers: 'Four cabbies pay more tax than Uber' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 29th of January 2016 08:36:43 AM
....Related: Rise in London minicab numbers 'increase journey times by 10%'. Uber dismissed the LTDA’s claim that four taxi drivers paid more tax than the company in the UK. ...
Uber ordered to pay €1.2m to French taxi union by Paris court image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 27th of January 2016 01:52:03 PM
....Related: From Rio to Paris - Uber is fighting battles across the globe. The ruling comes on a second consecutive day of large-scale protests by taxi drivers angry about the impact of Uber, which has taken up to a third of their business, according to Paris dispatchers. ...
Uber told 'to compensate' Paris rival image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 27th of January 2016 01:16:53 PM
....The court ruled that Uber drivers were unlawfully collecting fares waiting in the street, the AFP news agency said. This can only be done by taxi drivers who pay more for their licences. ...
Hire car industry shows how France is taking its entrepreneurs for a ride image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 27th of January 2016 05:00:00 AM
.... Urban transportation is a case in point. On Tuesday, French taxi drivers went on strike to protest at private hire services powered by technology. ...
Uber hails victory after Transport for London drops restrictions image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 20th of January 2016 11:12:33 AM
.... It also ditched a proposal to require operators to allow passengers to pre-book minicabs up to seven days in advance. However, after a consultation launched in September, TfL said it planned to introduce new regulations including a formal English-language requirement, focusing on spoken English, for all taxi drivers in London. ...
The self-employed will overtake the public sector with the ‘gig economy’ image
.... For most of the industrial era, there were really only two big blocs in the workforce: public and private sector employees. There were a few self-employed people – a few company directors, some builders and the odd taxi driver. ...
Julie Deane on celebrity fans and supporting the self-employed image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 6th of January 2016 08:38:55 AM
.... The time that I’ve put into it, during the busiest time for my business, Singles Day, Black Friday, and the lead up to Christmas, is because I’m convinced it can make a difference. The self-employed are an incredibly diverse group from farmers to taxi drivers to actors and creatives, as well as people starting a business. ...
I saved readers £500,000 in 2015 - and these were the worst firms image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 26th of December 2015 08:24:47 AM
.... The pitfalls of not understanding what is being entered into a credit card machine were also highlighted. Travice Phillips rued a 15‑minute taxi journey from the Kremlin to her hotel when the taxi driver incorrectly entered 79,850 roubles instead of 798. ...
Building trades top for drink-driving image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of December 2015 12:05:40 PM
....". The jobs with the lowest rates of admitted convictions - after typists - were police officers, clerks, health visitors, driving instructors, taxi drivers, nursery workers, occupational therapists, vets and building society clerks. ...
Uber fundraising drive values firm higher than General Motors image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 4th of December 2015 10:33:33 AM
....Related: Uber expansion meets global revolt and crackdown. The new technology and practices employed by Uber have repeatedly put the company in trouble with transport authorities andtaxi drivers around the world, as it faces bans in France and Australia and a swath of lawsuits in the US. ...
Uber backed by competition watchdog in TfL regulation battle image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 2nd of December 2015 06:02:55 PM
.... The firm says pooling accounts for more than half of its trips in San Francisco. Traditional taxi drivers have responded with innovations of their own, including working with apps such as Gett and Hailo, which recently introduced mobile payments for black cabs in London. ...
UberPool service to allow Londoners to share a taxi with a stranger image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 30th of November 2015 01:02:22 PM
. Uber, the ride-hailing app firm that is taking on taxi drivers around the world, is launching its car-sharing service in London. ...
Zambian businesses hit by power cuts image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 27th of November 2015 12:27:05 AM
....". For now, 59-year-old taxi driver Grivin Phiri has not let power cuts reduce output from his small side business run in his neighbourhood of Tenderer East, a larger Lusaka township. ...
London's black cabs to accept contactless payments as fight against Uber intensifies image
.... Customers will not pay any surcharge on their fare if they pay by card. Instead, taxi drivers will recoup their transaction costs through a proposed 20p increase on the minimum fare, which is currently £2. ...
Five big tests that driverless cars will have to pass image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 15th of November 2015 05:52:13 PM
.... A lot of powerful entrenched industries are also going to be shaken up by self-driving vehicles. Look at how London’s taxi drivers have responded to the arrival of Uber and imagine what would happen if they were undercut many times more by taking away the cost of a driver. ...
Uber drivers to get maps and traffic data from TomTom image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 12th of November 2015 05:42:33 PM
.... . But despite Uber's popularity, the ride-sharing application has been facing a crackdown by many governments and protests by angry taxi drivers, who say Uber should be regulated the same way as normal cabs. ...
Uber drivers protest over fee rise in first London demo image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 12th of November 2015 03:08:20 PM
....The popular low-cost service was ruled legal by the high court last month, but London’s transport authority is consulting on plans to force Uber and others to ensure booking confirmation at least five minutes before a journey starts and allow advance booking. Founded in 2009, Uber, whose investors include Goldman Sachs and Google, has had to overcome teething problems including legislative hurdles and opposition from traditional taxi drivers, who have brought cities such as Paris and Brussels to a standstill by blocking traffic. ...
Could the Sinai crash BANKRUPT Egypt? image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 10th of November 2015 12:14:00 PM
....Prices for holidays to Egypt have now been slashed, and could fall out of favour altogether after Prime Minister David Cameron's voiced security concerns and stopped flights from Britain to the region. Thousands of Egyptians, from taxi drivers to diving instructors, who flock to Sharm al-Sheikh to find jobs are likely to be left out of work. ...
UK departure flights to Sharm el-Sheikh halted for two more weeks image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 9th of November 2015 06:24:16 PM
....The number of tourists in to Egypt was already down to under 10 million in 2014, a third fewer than in 2010. Mohamed Odei, a taxi driver, said: “No one used to come here except the fat cats, people with thick wallets. ...
'I misunderstood roubles and Moscow cab ride cost £1,017 - and my bank won't help' image
.... . Unfortunately the taxi driver incorrectly entered 79,850 roubles instead of 798. ...
The mobile miracle in the land of 'keepy-uppy' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 30th of October 2015 12:00:09 AM
.... Ko Dana says connection problems have led his firm's HoHo app to crash, while a complex driver verification system has slowed take-up. He is considering giving out customised smartphones to taxi drivers. ...
Taxi app Gett to deliver salad as Uber wars intensify image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 26th of October 2015 06:43:16 PM
.... . Uber's bid to dominate London's cab market has sparked protests by the city's black taxi drivers, caused a price war among rival apps and prompted a regulatory consultation from Transport for London. ...
Uber reports rapid UK growth image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 17th of October 2015 11:01:28 PM
.... . The decision was a boost in the company’s battles with regulators and traditional taxi drivers around the world. ...
Minicab hailing app Uber is lawful, High Court rules image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 16th of October 2015 10:17:38 AM
.... What a great ruling - it shows what a rip off Black cabs are - when their drivers get so angry about Uber, maybe they should fight back by reducing their prices," said Telegraph reader captsimon. "I don't know who has the biggest racket going on, tube drivers or taxi drivers in London," he added. ...
Taxi-hailing app Uber 'is lawful' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 16th of October 2015 10:07:34 AM
.... . The Licensed Taxi Drivers' Association (LTDA), which represents many of the 25,000 licensed taxi drivers in London, asked the judge to rule it was a meter and ban its use. ...
Uber wins high court case over taxi app image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 16th of October 2015 09:21:16 AM
....co/d0nj8cbTq8. Another, called Ray, who has been a taxi driver for 45 years, said the high court decision “made a mockery of the profession, if outsiders can come in. ...
Will BlaBlaCar shake up French work culture? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 10th of October 2015 08:40:09 PM
.... As the driver is not making a profit, only covering their costs, the service neatly sidesteps regulation and taxes. As the route network is mainly city to city, it has also largely escaped the wrath of taxi drivers. ...
Shirt-ripping Air France protest embarrassing and 'not French' insist Hollande and leaders image
....The director of production at the plant and the head of human resources were locked in a room with water as workers demanded the company try to find another buyer for the plant. More recently, a demonstration this summer against Uber by French taxi drivers descended into chaos. ...
Uber's global battle moves to London image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 2nd of October 2015 04:27:31 PM
. Uber’s running global battle with taxi drivers, politicians and legal authorities moves to London next week with a court hearing that could deal a blow to the ride-hailing app in one of its most successful markets. ...
Uber: Cab plan against public interest image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 2nd of October 2015 08:39:04 AM
....". The Californian technology company has faced resistance from taxi drivers around the world, who argue that Uber drivers escape regulation. ...

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