Hong Kong taxi operators again press for curbs on Uber, even as ride-hailing firm expands links with cabbies

Published Nov 08 2021 at 8:21 AM GMT
  • Hong Kong’s taxi industry is trying yet again to persuade the government to clamp down on ride-hailing service Uber, which is hugely popular despite being illegal for vehicles without a hire-car permit.
  • The industry wants all private vehicles with neither a valid hire-car permit to carry passengers for payment nor a taxi licence to be banned from Uber’s app.“Uber will be held accountable if unqualified vehicles are found using its app to take ride-hailing orders,” said Chau Kwok-keung, chairman….



  • Published Nov 8, 2021 8:21 AM GMT