Taxi from Latin America at war with Uber

Taxi from Latin America at war

Manifestations crippling several cities, lawsuits, physical attacks: the arrival of Uber and Cabify in Latin America sparked a wave of anger among taxi drivers who consider illegal these new transport services. In many countries of the region (Mexico, Colombia, Brazil, Peru, Panama, Chile), thousands of private drivers are already offering their services via these mobile applications, which charge them a 20% commission. American firm Uber, founded in 2009 and present in 54 countries, has launched into the Latin American market by first establishing itself in Mexico City, a chaotic megalopolis…

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