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Taxi Drivers Jam Costa Rica’s Capital in Uber Protest

Hundreds of taxi drivers jammed streets in Costa Rica’s capital San Jose on Monday demanding the government block the mobile app for Uber, saying the US-based ride-share company threatens their livelihood. The peak-hour protest echoed anti-Uber actions by taxi drivers in many other countries around the world. Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solis has called Uber’s operations “illegal,” a stance ... Read More »