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Hard-driving Uber goes on charm offensive

In January, Mr Kalanick delivered a speech in Munich, Germany, filled with talk about compromising with regulators he once sparred with.

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TRAVIS Kalanick did not build Uber into a global force by playing nice.

Mr Kalanick, the chief executive of Uber, a ride-hailing service, aggressively pushed the startup into new markets, taking combative stances towards regulators and the powerful taxi industry - and the