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Transport MEC allows taxis to continue operations

Midrand :Gauteng transport MEC, Ismail Vadi, said they had decided to keep taxi operations in Mamelodi, Reiger Park and Emfuleni in the Vaal after consulting with taxi leaders.

Gauteng taxi operations set to continue

Main Topix: Mamelodi Amalgamated Taxi Association - Gauteng National Taxi Alliance
Pretoria - Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport, Ismail Vadi, is no longer going to shut down taxi operations following incidents of taxi violence in Mamelodi, Reiger Park, Vosloorus and Emfuleni.

Gauteng MEC 'to close taxi routes'

Gauteng Transport MEC Ismail Vadi wants to shut down some of the province’s taxi routes because of taxi violence.

Taxi owner's shooting 'planned'

GUNMEN who attacked a Durbanville taxi operator and killed his 3-year-old daughter in a shoot-out appear to have been waiting to ambush him.

Spain joins crackdown on Uber

Main Topix: Madrid Taxi Association
MADRID — A judge on Tuesday banned the popular smartphone taxi service Uber from operating in Spain, court officials said, following similar prohibition action in several other countries.

Spanish judge bans Uber taxi service

A Spanish court ordered telecom companies and payment service providers to block Uber, which calls taxis and processes payments via a mobile telephone application.

Judge bans Uber in Spain

Main Topix: Madrid Taxi Association
A judge on Tuesday banned the popular smartphone taxi service Uber from operating in Spain, court officials said, following similar prohibition action in several other countries.

India clamps down on taxis after Uber rape claim

Main Topix: Delhi Madhur Verma - Shiv Kumar Yadav
A woman claimed she was raped in New Delhi by a driver contracted to US cab company, Uber.
Uber executive quizzed on driver checks   The Independent on Saturday
Delhi set to ban all online taxi firms   The Independent on Saturday

Coverage from Kenya Newspapers

  • Citizen
    New woes may put brakes on Uber, ride-share growth

Orange Farm shooting: Police arrest 15 suspects

Police Gather More Evidence At The Scene Where They Accosted Armed Robbers Near The N1 North On 30 October 2014. Picture: @crimeairnetwork. JOHANNESBURG – Police have arrested 15 people in connection with a shooting near the Palm Springs Shopping Centre in Orange Farm.

Security guards shootout leaves 2 dead

Police At The Scene Where Three People Have Been Gunned Down In Boksburg On The East Rand In What Appears To Be A Fresh Wave Of Taxi Violence On 20 November 2014. Picture: Christa Eybers EWN. Two people were killed and three wounded when security personnel opened fire at each other.