Upate: Uber disappointed at proposed rules to level playing field with taxis

Fiona Rotherham
Mon, 14 Dec 2015

(adding in Uber comment) By Fiona Rotherham Dec. 14 (BusinessDesk) – The passenger service Uber says it’s disappointed at recommendations under a government discussion paper out today that would see it have to operate under the same rules as taxis. The review of regulations covering small passenger services, begun at the start of the year, has outlined five options and recommended one with fewer rules that apply to all operators in the sector. That include taxis, private hire cars, shuttles, dial-a-driver, and ride-sharing services....

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