E-hailing service, Uber has denied claims by some of its drivers that they have been blocked from using the company’s app. Uber says drivers that have been removed from the app have been found to be involved in illegal acts, including violence against other drivers.
Uber and Taxify drivers have threatened to shut down the ride e-hailing services should their demands not be addressed.
Uber Technologies [UBER.UL] will re-start its ride-hailing business in Finland on Wednesday after a one-year pause, it said, seeking to benefit from the country’s transport law reform.
E-hailing taxi operator Taxify says it has already begun addressing some of the concerns raised by its drivers.
Uber/Taxify drivers say they will not be deterred from highlighting their plight. This after they found Uber offices closed as they attempted to deliver a memorandum of grievances at Garsfontein in Pretoria on Tuesday afternoon.
Striking drivers of the e-hailing taxi services Uber and Taxify have threatened to remain on strike until their demands are met
Drivers of taxi services Uber and Taxify have started arriving at Zoo Lake in Johannesburg ahead of their march to the offices of the operating companies they accuse of exploiting them.
Residents of Jouberton in Klerksdorp say the rate of gangsterism in the township is escalating.
Online taxi hailing service, Uber has partnered with Aura, a technology platform that provides access to local emergency response teams in an attempt to improve safety for both customers and drivers.
Singapore on Friday imposed restrictions on ride-hailing firm Grab’s acquisition of Uber’s Southeast Asian business until it concludes a probe into whether the sale may have infringed competition rules.