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The EU’s Highest Court Has Ruled That Uber Is A Transport Company

The EU’s highest court has ruled that Uber is a transport company, opening the ride-hailing app to tougher regulation in Europe’s 28 member states. The European Court of Justice said Uber was a traditional taxi firm, shifting its legal status from a digital company and giving it less freedom from regulation in the EU’s single […]

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Uber Accused Of Operating Sophisticated Unit Dedicated To Stealing Trade Secrets.

Uber has been accused of operating a sophisticated unit dedicated to gathering competitive intelligence and “stealing trade secrets”. The allegations led to a delay in the high-profile trial between the ride-hailing group and Alphabet’s self-driving unit, Waymo. Separately, Uber’s adjusted losses widened to $743m during the third quarter of this year.

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Toyota To Invest £240m Upgrading UK Factory Making Auris And Avensis Models

Toyota is to invest £240m in upgrading its UK factory that makes the Auris and Avensis models. The Japanese carmaker says its investment in the Burnaston plant near Derby will allow production of vehicles using its new global manufacturing system. The factory currently employs about 2,500 people, while another 590 work at Toyota’s engine plant […]

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