Uber files appeal against London ban

2017-10-13 12:58

US ride-sharing app Uber has filed its appeal against a decision by London authorities not to renew its licence.

Uber would 'exert more control' over drivers if UK law changes

2017-10-10 14:22

Uber says its UK drivers would face broad changes if required to be classified as employees with benefits, a sign the company is considering alternatives to its labour model.

Uber competitor hits Paris roads with Chinese help

2017-10-05 14:44

Taxify has started operations in Paris, tackling market leader Uber armed with backing from China's Didi, bigger margins for drivers and a CEO who is only 23.

Uber wants female drivers in Saudi Arabia

2017-10-03 18:15

"We want to create economic opportunities for women as drivers on the Uber platform," said Uber's chief of operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Uber CEO Khosrowshahi to visit UK to rescue London licence

2017-10-02 13:36

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi is flying into London for a diplomatic mission with city regulators in hopes of negotiating a deal that prevents the service from being banned.

Former Uber chief names two directors, surprises board

2017-10-01 14:15

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick on Friday unilaterally appointed two new members to the board of directors in a surprise move that increased tension within the leadership of the popular ride service.

Uber in London court in employment case

2017-09-29 12:19

Uber lawyers are in a London courtroom trying to overturn a ruling that its drivers are employees of the ride-hailing service not independent contractors.

Uber to cease operations in Quebec over new rules

2017-09-27 08:44

Uber says it will cease operations in Quebec if the province doesn't rescind new rules it introduced in mid-September.

Uber tops 500 000 signatures on petition to halt London ban

2017-09-26 15:30

Uber has collected more than 500 000 signatures on a petition to protest London’s decision to not renew the company’s taxi license.

Uber sorry over London 'mistakes'

2017-09-25 16:52

The chief executive of Uber has apologised for "mistakes" made by the US ride-sharing app after London authorities refused to renew its licence.


Uber pushed the limits of the law. Now comes the reckoning

2017-10-11 11:48

The very attributes that, for years, set Uber on a rocket-ship trajectory have unleashed forces that are now dragging the ride-hailing service back to down to earth.

Uber Dubai adds 50 Teslas to its fleet

2017-10-10 13:19

Ride-hailing service Uber began offering its customers in Dubai the option to ride in one of 50 new Tesla electric-powered vehicles.

UberEATS surpasses 500 000 downloads in SA

2017-10-04 12:49

As it celebrates its first birthday in SA, food delivery app UberEATS is averaging 10 000 downloads a week.

Uber's new CEO flies to London to fight one of many fires

2017-10-03 12:48

Dara Khosrowshahi will be in the UK capital for an emergency meeting with transportation authorities to try to salvage the business in its largest European market.

Uber board said to consider votes to cut ex-CEO's power

2017-10-02 09:16

Uber directors plan to vote on board reforms and whether to pursue a major stock deal with SoftBank despite the surprise appointment of two new members by ousted CEO.

Uber's CEO will travel to London to discuss ban

2017-09-30 08:12

Transport for London says that its commissioner will meet with the global chief executive officer of Uber.

Uber appeals 'perverse' driver-pay decision by UK judges

2017-09-28 10:57

Uber’s global legal battles have returned to a London court, as the company continued to fight attempts by regulators to force it to pay overtime and vacation pay.

Uber boss says sorry over London 'mistakes'

2017-09-26 17:44

The chief executive of Uber apologised for "mistakes" made by the US ride-sharing app after London authorities refused to renew its licence, but still vowed to appeal the decision.

Uber CEO takes humble approach in London licence fight

2017-09-26 14:45

Uber’s potential ban in London is giving new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi an early opportunity to demonstrate a more humble approach to conflict.

Uber's London licence revoked in surprise regulatory move

2017-09-22 12:44

Uber’s licence to operate in London has been revoked, a surprise decision that will affect the 3.5 million people and 40 000 drivers who use the app in the city.

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