VTC

Well that didn’t take long. Despite warning loudly and publicly that incoming changes to private-hire vehicle (VTC) rules in Catalonia would drive it out of Barcelona for good, and force…

Cabify returns to Barcelona with a workaround for ride-hailing wait limits

Uber is suspending its professional taxi service in Barcelona from tomorrow almost a year after it re-entered the Catalan capital. The move follows the regional government agreeing new regulations for…

Uber driven out of Barcelona again

Catalonia’s regional government in Spain has agreed new rules to regulate the vehicle for hire (VTCs) sector that will require ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Cabify to substantially change…

Rules to rein in ride-hailing apps coming to Barcelona

The conflict between taxi drivers and urban transportation startups in France is not over — the French government has put a stop to new limo driver licenses for the next two…

Uber, Chauffeur-Privé And Others Can’t Recruit New Drivers In France For The Next Two Months

France’s Conseil d’État suspended the controversial decree against urban transportation services like Uber and LeCab. As a reminder, since January 1, drivers have had to wait 15 minutes between the time…

Council Of State Suspends 15-Minute Law Against Uber, LeCab And Others In France

Urban transportation company Uber just announced a brand-new offering for Paris called UberPOP — and it looks a lot like Lyft. It’s a cheaper ride-sharing service built right into the…

Look Out Lyft, Uber Is Getting Serious About Ride-Sharing With UberPOP In Paris

Taxi drivers attacked an Uber car while protesting near Charles-de-Gaulle Airport earlier today — the protesters smashed a window, damaged the car hood and slashed a tire. Rude Baguette first…

Protesting Taxi Drivers Attack Uber Car Near Paris

At first, it was just an idea, but this bill is now very real — urban transportation services like Uber and LeCab will now have to wait 15 minutes in…

Uber, LeCab And Others Now Have To Wait 15 Minutes Before Picking You Up In France