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Car hailing app drivers: share your experiences

Uber is to increase its fare prices by 10% in an attempt to encourage more drivers to use the app and meet the growing public demand for taxis since Covid restrictions were relaxed. If you are a driver working with a ride sharing app such as Uber or Bolt, we would like to know how…
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January 20, 2022 0

Share your views on Uber losing its licence to operate in London

Uber has lost its licence to operate in London over passenger safety concerns. Transport for London (TfL) claimed Uber’s systems let unauthorised drivers to access the accounts of other drivers allowing them to pick up passengers, which happened on 14,000 trips. The company has 21 days to appeal the decision during which it can still…
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January 20, 2022 0

Uber loses licence to operate in London

Uber has lost its licence to operate private hire vehicles in London, after authorities discovered that more than 14,000 trips were taken with uninsured drivers. Transport for London announced the decision not to renew the global ride-hailing firm’s licence at the end of a two-month probationary extension granted in September.


January 20, 2022 0

Uber to allow audio recording of rides, aiming to launch feature in US

Uber will allow passengers and drivers in Brazil and Mexico to record audio of their rides as it attempts to improve its safety record and image, and eventually it hopes to launch the feature into other markets including the United States.


January 19, 2022 0

Food delivery bike couriers in Australia being underpaid by up to $322 a week

Food delivery bike couriers are being underpaid by up to $322 a week compared with minimum rates of pay and superannuation in the transport award, according to new union statistics.


January 19, 2022 0

Sacking of Uber Eats driver, allegedly for a late food delivery, compared to modern slavery

The case of an Uber Eats driver who was allegedly sacked for delivering food 10 minutes late has been likened to modern-day slavery by the Transport Workers’ Union. The union on Monday launched a bid to appeal a previous Fair Work Commission decision that upheld the sacking of Adelaide-based driver Amita Gupta.


January 19, 2022 0

Travis Kalanick, controversial ex-Uber CEO, cashes in $547m of shares

The Uber co-founder and former chief executive Travis Kalanick is cashing in more than half a billion dollars of his stake in the ride share app, months after the company went public. After the end of the so-called “lockup period”, a 180-day restriction on inside and early investor sales, came to an end on Wednesday,…
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January 19, 2022 0

Uber chief tries to backpedal after calling Khashoggi murder ‘a mistake’

Dara Khosrowshahi, the chief executive of Uber, has attempted to limit the damage after calling the murder of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi “a mistake” similar to a fatal accident that occurred during tests of his company’s self-driving car. Khashoggi, a Saudi national resident in the US, and a severe critic of the Saudi regime who…
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