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Canadian Millennials Prefer Uber over Traditional Taxi: Survey

The Angus Reid Institute released the results of a survey it sent to 2,501 Canadians asking whether they prefer taxis or ride-sharing services. The results show that Canadian millennials prefer calling an Uber over a traditional taxi, which shouldn't be a surprise. However, older Canadians still prefer to hail a traditional taxi than an Uber....

Uber, Taxi Industry Pitch Solutions for Cab Shortage in Vancouver

Representatives from Uber and the taxi industry came together to discuss a variety of possible solutions to address Metro Vancouver's cab shortage problem. The two parties came forward before an all-party committee of the B.C. legislature on Monday. The Vancouver Taxi Association addressed the group pitching an all-in-one app that would connect customers to any...

Taxi Drivers in Quebec File an Injunction Against the Government and Uber

Last week, a report noted that Quebec’s taxi companies were furious after the government and Uber announced a one-year pilot project. The taxi industry called the move, which will allow Uber to operate in the province for another year, “a betrayal and a humiliation.” A group that represents the taxi drivers in Quebec filed an injunction against the...