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Singapore Uber users reportedly charged for ‘phantom rides’

By Aqilah Allaudeen

It looks like Uber has landed itself in hot water – yet again.

Several Uber users in Singapore have reported being charged for “phantom rides” that they never took – and many of these rides allegedly took places in cities halfway around the world.