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Uber Bows to Taiwan’s Ride-hailing Regulations

Uber bows to Taiwan ride hailing regulations partners licensed rental taxi companies

Uber Technologies will resume its ride-hailing service in Taiwan on Thursday after coming to an agreement with the Taiwan’s transport regulators, according to Reuters. The Agreement Uber and the Taiwan transport authorities said that Uber would continue to operate as a technology platform company to develop the taxi and public transport system in Taiwan, and that Uber would partner with

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Taxi Alliance Stops Uber from Disrupting Tokyo’s Ride-hailing Industry

Taxi unions Alliance Stops Uber from Disrupting Tokyo's Ride-hailing Industry

Uber’s  blitzkrieg (translated from German as the “lightning war”) strategy to disrupt and conquer the ride-hailing industry in cities, continues to face strong opposition and resistance from taxi unions and regulators. In 2015, taxi unions in Tokyo joined forces to bring the ride-hailing giant to its knees – Their victory sets the stage for taxi unions around the world to resist the Uber’s

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Malaysian Taxi Alliance Join Forces with Uber

In a milestone for the Malaysian ride-hailing scene, Uber’s local operations will team up with some 500 taxis under the Gabungan Persatuan dan Syarikat-Syarikat Teksi Semenanjung Malaysia (Gabungan), an umbrella body of taxi associations and companies in Peninsular Malaysia. The move will see the taxis adopt the Uber ride-hailing app in stages beginning March 7, Bernama reported. The state newswire

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Didi Chuxing Join Hands with Taxi Companies To Improve Efficiency

Didi Chuxing, China’s largest ride share company, announced a partnership with nearly 50 taxi companies across ten Chinese cities to launch new initiatives geared towards improving their efficiency, according to a company announcement. The news came after earlier media reports pointed to Didi’s plans to potentially acquire one or more taxi companies in China. DiDi and the taxi companies, at

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