Transport for London announced earlier today (24 September) its decision to issue Uber London Limited (ULL) with a two-month private hire operator licence ahead of consideration of any potential further licensing application.
The United Private Hire Drivers union have penned an open letter to the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan, calling for him to intervene and take action against ride-sharing app Uber, who they say are violating tax and employment laws.
Members of Basildon Council have requested an update in relation to the issue of "out of area" private hire vehicles working within the Borough, specifically highlighting those working under the Uber banner.
Among a raft of recommendations, the council are proposing tha...
As the Netherlands government seeks to change its reputation as a haven for companies wishing to exercise tax avoidance, it's been reported by Reuters that Menno Snel, State Secretary of Finance, has issued a denial when questioned about meetings with Uber.