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London strips Uber of operating licence after Sept 30

Transport authority says company's conduct shows lack of corporate responsibility; latter says it will appeal decision

Uber has faced protests for shaking up long-established taxi markets. It has also been forced to quit several countries and fought regulatory battles in multiple US states and around the world.


LONDON stripped Uber on Friday of its licence to operate from the end of next week in a huge blow to the taxi service and 3.5 million users in one of the world's wealthiest cities.

The capital's transport authority said the Silicon Valley technology giant was not fit and...

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