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History Shows UberHop's Transit Competition Will Cost Riders

Murtaza Haider | Posted 12.18.2016 | Canada Business
Murtaza Haider

Transit agencies are able to operate at a loss during low-demand periods because they operate transit at a profit during peak periods. Regulators allow transit monopolies in exchange for the guaranteed service on low-ridership routes, which for-profit transport providers like UberHop are unlikely to consider.

Uber Accounts For Nearly Half Of Business Travelers' Rides

CP | Scott Mayerowitz, The Associated Press | Posted 07.17.2016 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Taxis are losing business travellers to ride-hailing services like Uber, a survey shows.In the three months ended in June, Uber overt...

Uber Launches Petition To Gain Vancouver Support

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Uber has upped the ante in the fight to bring its ride-share app to Vancouver, launching an online petition in the hopes to gain support among locals....

Vancouver Taxi Companies File Lawsuit To Block Uber

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.04.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Vancouver's taxi industry is firing a pre-emptive strike against ride-sharing service Uber, alleging in a lawsuit that the U.S.-based comp...

Uber's Canadian Expansion Faces Opposition

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.02.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The taxi alternative Uber has been busy expanding its controversial UberX service in several Canadian cities in recent months, often again...

Craving Ice Cream, Torontonians? Get It Delivered Right Now

CBC | Posted 09.12.2012 | Canada Living

Torontonians craving ice cream can have it delivered to them anywhere in the downtown core today with the help of a car service app. Uber...