Uber arrived in Hong Kong in 2014 but has always operated outside the regulatory regime. Photo: Winson WongUber arrived in Hong Kong in 2014 but has always operated outside the regulatory regime. Photo: Winson Wong
Uber arrived in Hong Kong in 2014 but has always operated outside the regulatory regime. Photo: Winson Wong

Uber steps up lobbying effort in Hong Kong after court deals devastating blow

  • Company undeterred after drivers lose fight in Court of Final Appeal over fines for carrying passengers without permit
  • Senior Uber executive says the firm offers economic lifeline for many people, with some drivers vowing to stay behind the wheel

Topic |   Uber
Uber arrived in Hong Kong in 2014 but has always operated outside the regulatory regime. Photo: Winson WongUber arrived in Hong Kong in 2014 but has always operated outside the regulatory regime. Photo: Winson Wong
Uber arrived in Hong Kong in 2014 but has always operated outside the regulatory regime. Photo: Winson Wong
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