French taxi drivers joined a nationwide strike on Tuesday. They're protesting what they consider unfair competition from non-licensed services such as Uber, which has faced numerous legal challenges in France.
One hundred days after the election, only one in three French citizens is happy with Emmanuel Macron as president. But that doesn't mean it's over for him, argues DW's Christoph Hasselbach.
A senior EU lawyer has said individual member states should be able to ban ride-hailing service Uber because it is an ordinary transport company and not a service provider. Uber played down the comments.
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has told fellow MPs that the EU can "go whistle" if it demands an "extortionate" final payment for leaving the EU. This stole the limelight from a keynote speech by PM Theresa May.
Uber's car-sharing service could face more difficulties in the European Union. According to a legal advisor of an EU court, the US company can be regulated under national transportation laws in each EU member country.
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