Geneva threatens Uber with strict regulations

Geneva threatens Uber with strict regulations

Nov. 6, 2019, 8:15 a.m.
Canton Geneva is threatening the ride sharing app Uber with new rules and regulations which could see the company shu...
Uber drivers to fight Geneva decision

Uber drivers to fight Geneva decision

Nov. 4, 2019, 10:38 a.m.
The future of Uber is under threat in Geneva following a decision by the cantonal department of employment.
Uber may be forced out of Switzerland

Uber may be forced out of Switzerland

Aug. 14, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
It seems Uber’s days operating in Geneva are numbered. 
Uber loses court battle in Lausanne

Uber loses court battle in Lausanne

May 6, 2019, 6:45 a.m.
An Uber driver has won a court ruling in Lausanne, which lawyers believe will have far reaching ramifications to the ...
Uber becomes official in Lausanne

Uber becomes official in Lausanne

May 2, 2018, 9:43 a.m.
The ride app Uber has moved to further formalize its presence in Lausanne. It’s now recognized as a ‘call...
Uber drivers have to be treated as employees - report

Uber drivers have to be treated as employees - report

March 20, 2018, 6:37 a.m.
Uber drivers in Switzerland have to be treated as if they were employees and not self-employed. That’s a decisi...
Uber ditches Pop service in Basel

Uber ditches Pop service in Basel

Dec. 14, 2017, 6:53 a.m.
Uber is axing its cut price UberPop service in Basel. The US company says it wasn’t profitable enough. The serv...
Taxis likely to get more expensive after court ruling

Taxis likely to get more expensive after court ruling

Nov. 21, 2017, 9:14 a.m.
Taking a taxi in Switzerland could get more expensive following a Federal Court ruling.
Undercover police check on Zurich taxis

Undercover police check on Zurich taxis

Aug. 17, 2017, 9:10 a.m.
Zurich city police have been clamping down on taxi drivers following a series of complaints.  
Zurich rules Uber is illegal

Zurich rules Uber is illegal

June 16, 2017, 9:24 a.m.
The Zurich cantonal government has confirmed Uber is operating illegally in the canton. Drivers do need to have a tax...
Uber more and more popular in Switzerland

Uber more and more popular in Switzerland

April 25, 2017, 9:27 a.m.
Uber is going from strength to strength in Switzerland, despite protests by taxi drivers and threats of closure.
Unions protest Uber app inclusion with Swiss trains

Unions protest Uber app inclusion with Swiss trains

April 5, 2017, 7 a.m.
Unions and taxi drivers in Bern staged a demonstration yesterday on plans to include the ride app Uber on a joint app...
Basel police condemn taxi drivers over Uber protests

Basel police condemn taxi drivers over Uber protests

Feb. 20, 2017, 7:03 a.m.
Basel police have slammed taxi drivers in the city for taking the law into their own hands and harassing Uber drivers.
Swiss taxi firms launch own app to fight Uber

Swiss taxi firms launch own app to fight Uber

Jan. 16, 2017, 10:23 a.m.
If you can’t beat them – join them. That seems to be the attitude of taxi companies in Switzerland.
Uber passengers may be committing a crime

Uber passengers may be committing a crime

Dec. 9, 2016, 10:56 a.m.
Uber passengers are being warned using the transport app may be a crime.
Uber could get new recognition in Geneva

Uber could get new recognition in Geneva

Sept. 22, 2016, 10:37 a.m.
Authorities in Geneva are to discuss a new law designed at limiting and regulating Uber taxis. Tomorrow night they w...
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