ADELAIDE – E-scooter fleets ’significantly reduced’ or cut over coronavirus

https://www.adelaidenow.com.au/messenger/escooter-fleets-significantly-reduced-or-cut/news-story/8a8674a1c07bc81d6f67b3a16d1a7042   ...
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BRISBANE – NSW aid to help keep taxis on the road

https://www.canberratimes.com.au/story/6765694/nsw-aid-to-help-keep-taxis-on-the-road/ ...
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AUSTRALIA – E-scooter rideshare companies are the latest to suffer coronavirus job cuts as Beam reduces staff

https://www.adelaidenow.com.au/business/work/escooter-rideshare-companies-are-the-latest-to-suffer-coronavirus-job-cuts-as-beam-reduces-staff/news-story/08e69654cb6ad712b5fb5651223e73dd ...
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WORLD – Uber is scrapping tens of thousands of Jump bikes during a nationwide bike shortage

https://www.theverge.com/2020/5/27/21271927/uber-jump-bike-scooter-scrap-photos-video-lime-junkyard ...
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WORLD – Uber files for a $750 million note offering

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UK – Ride-sharing firm Bolt receives €100m funding from London investment group Naya Capital Management

https://www.taxi-point.co.uk/post/ride-sharing-firm-bolt-receives-100m-funding-from-london-investment-group-naya-capital-management ...
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USA – Restaurants rebel against delivery apps as cities crack down on fees

https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/restaurants-rebel-against-delivery-apps-cities-crack-down-fees-n1211456?fbclid=IwAR2XgU85mmEogOuceLg7n9YAcZT4TPC05eLEoWcGIvqQmZz4shsIX4agVG4 ...
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USA – ‘Nobody’s making money in this business’: Uber’s CEO defends a possible GrubHub merger amid criticism of the reported merger talks

https://www.businessinsider.com.au/uber-ceo-interview-defends-potential-grubhub-acquisition-deal-criticism-recode-2020-5 ...
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SA the Seafood State – a stronger fishing future

Friday 8 May 2020 South Australia will cement its place as the Seafood State of the southern hemisphere with a ...
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TCSA

Good Morning Valued Member Please see below for an update from ATIA regarding the Jobkeeper allowance for the Taxi Industry ...
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WORLD – Head-scratcher: How is Uber losing more money than any tech company in history?

 https://www.smh.com.au/business/companies/uber-is-losing-more-money-than-any-tech-company-in-history-20200512-p54rzt.html?eid=EAAAALQc1LaTcb11DfkCkIqGrBCuymGlw31HFW1q5XGGuA9chs2iKum8zS+xLDPd/1nwIg== ...
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WORLD – Chart: It costs Uber Eats $43.5 to deliver a $40 food order

https://www.menabytes.com/chart-uber-eats-unit-economics/ ...
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WORLD – Uber’s problems increase as CEO’s huge pay packet questioned by shareholders’ representative

https://www.taxi-point.co.uk/post/uber-problems-increase-as-ceo-s-huge-pay-packet-questioned-by-shareholders-representative ...
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SYDNEY – Zero commission food delivery service 13things enters the market

https://9now.nine.com.au/a-current-affair/cab-drivers-13things-enters-food-delivery-market-with-a-zero-commission-policy-to-help-restaurants/f11d1b5a-21ee-4339-86c9-54c23e04ea7a?fbclid=IwAR0sQh_hokhlRRXmfbqI8llr9Xqn3-Go9SE_oU0x_J3I8QcFFO20vwnp03o ...
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Brisbane taxi driver rapist gave flowers

https://www.thecourier.com.au/story/5686457/brisbane-taxi-driver-rapist-gave-flowers ...
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USA – NYC taxi rescue plan calls for revaluing all medallions at $250,000

 https://nypost.com/2020/05/11/nyc-taxi-rescue-plan-calls-for-medallions-to-be-250000/amp     ...
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BRISBANE – Court rules against Queensland taxis on two grounds of compo claim

https://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/national/queensland/court-rules-against-queensland-taxis-on-two-grounds-of-compo-claim-20200501-p54p1n.html ...
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SYDNEY – Zero contact and zero emissions: “Covid safe” electric taxis to launch in Sydney

https://thedriven.io/2020/04/28/zero-contact-and-zero-emissions-covid-safe-electric-taxis-to-launch-in-sydney/ ...
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MELBOURNE – ‘No longer a financially viable option’: Taxi industry cries for help amid COVID-19 economic crisis

https://www.sbs.com.au/language/english/audio/no-longer-a-financially-viable-option-taxi-industry-cries-for-help-amid-covid-19-economic-crisis ...
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WORLD – Uber shares shoot up after CEO says ride volume is increasing again after April bottom (But read the fine print – Quarter 1 losses $2.9 Billion).

https://www.cnbc.com/2020/05/07/uber-uber-earnings-q1-2020.html?fbclid=IwAR2N3xcaBWUMgy7_CY87W9FLV1kS30fnnovND4M2DiT9VZ4XfPG88_VcMEQ ...
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WORLD – Uber Eats Ditches Seven Countries, Subsidiary Careem Cuts Staff

https://au.finance.yahoo.com/news/uber-eats-ditches-seven-countries-185312722.html ...
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