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Quebec Govt To Compensate Taxi Drivers for Uber

Update April 15 2019: Quebec government caved in to demands from taxi drivers and upped the total subsidy to a whopping $770 million dollars. Uber has also decided to play it nice and throw a bone to taxi drivers in Quebec by giving them an additional $44 million. This brings it up to $814 million … Continue reading Quebec Govt To Compensate Taxi Drivers for Uber

Lyft, Popular Ride Sharing, is about to Enter Canada

Whether you like it or hate it, Uber is here to stay (well unless you live in the Province of Quebec where Uber is being forced out by the governments’ overzealous regulations). It is a great way if you want to save money while going around the city, and they accept credit cards with no … Continue reading Lyft, Popular Ride Sharing, is about to Enter Canada

Uber is finally coming back to Vancouver, BC to subsidize taxi industry

Uber is coming back to Vancouver at the end of 2017, Province of British Columbia has announced.  While deciding to bring back the ride sharing service, the province has also decided to level the playing field by subsidizing the taxi industry by providing  “$1 million to help the taxi industry develop an app with the … Continue reading Uber is finally coming back to Vancouver, BC to subsidize taxi industry