Authorities told Uber and Spanish equivalent Cabify they could only pick up passengers 15 minutes after being booked.
Tighter regulations by the regional government start on Friday 1 Feb. Ride-hailing services can only pick up passengers after a 15-minute delay from the time they were booked.
Parked taxis continued to block one of Madrid's main avenues on Monday, as part of an open-ended strike asking for regulation for the online ride-hailing sector.
Korea cab drivers protest Uber-like ride share app
Japanese carmaker Toyota will invest a whopping 427 million euros (500 million dollars) in Uber as they join forces to develop self-driving cars.
Uber's CEO says the company will focus more on bikes and scooters rather than cars as city-dwellers will make more frequent and short journeys in the future
Two Londoners ‘nearly died’ in Cannes after their Uber plunged into the French Riviera.
It's after the government says it'll limit licenses for online cab companies such as Uber and Cabify
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Cabbies are considering a class-suit action against the ride-hailing app for loss of earnings after it was granted a temporary license to operate in London.
It's after Transport for London refused to give the Silicon Valley taxi firm a five-year operating license last September saying there were failings in its approach to report serious criminal offenses and to background checks on drivers. The judge says it's now 'fit and proper'.
Taxi app firm Uber fights to regain London operating licence, claims "wholesale change"
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Taxi app Uber to develop technology to detect drunk passengers
Uber says it will launch bike-sharing services throughout Europe by the end of the summer.
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EU's top court rules France can bring criminal action over an illegal taxi service
Hundreds take part in demonstration against liberalisation of market and Uber
Footage of the fatal crash in Arizona shows how the Uber vehicle failed to slow down as a 49-year-old woman walked her bike across the street.
An Uber self-drive car has been involved in an accident in Arizona, which killed a 49-year old woman. Uber has suspended its trials of autonomous vehicles in North America whilst the investigation is underway.
The ride-hailing company has paused operations and tests in the US and Canada after a woman was killed by a self-driving car.
Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick is selling almost a third of his 10 percent stake in the ride-share company.
The European Court of Justice rules that Uber should come under taxi service regulations
Taxi drivers say the apps pose unfair competition.
The UK's data privacy body has begun an investigation into the huge data breach at Uber.