A woman holds a smartphone showing the Uber app in front of a traditional London black cab. The San Francisco-based company has won its appeal to operate in London. Photo: AFP A woman holds a smartphone showing the Uber app in front of a traditional London black cab. The San Francisco-based company has won its appeal to operate in London. Photo: AFP
A woman holds a smartphone showing the Uber app in front of a traditional London black cab. The San Francisco-based company has won its appeal to operate in London. Photo: AFP

Uber gets London operating licence back for now after winning appeal

  • The US company can operate in the British capital for the next 18 months as it appeals against Transport for London’s refusal to renew its licence
  • The judge ruled that despite its ‘historical failings’ over unauthorised drivers, the ride-hailing giant was a ‘fit and proper’ firm

Topic |   Uber
A woman holds a smartphone showing the Uber app in front of a traditional London black cab. The San Francisco-based company has won its appeal to operate in London. Photo: AFP A woman holds a smartphone showing the Uber app in front of a traditional London black cab. The San Francisco-based company has won its appeal to operate in London. Photo: AFP
A woman holds a smartphone showing the Uber app in front of a traditional London black cab. The San Francisco-based company has won its appeal to operate in London. Photo: AFP
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