Tens of thousands of South Korean taxi drivers protested against plans to introduce a carpooling service, saying it will threaten their livelihoods.
Istanbul’s rough and tough taxi drivers, notorious for their bad behaviour, have taken on the ride-hailing app, which is accused of skirting local regulations to connect passengers with the closest rides available.
Istanbul's taxi drivers have been accused of attacking Uber drivers as frustration rises over the growing popularity of ride-hailing platform.
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