Uber Articles

Green Light for Taxi Changes?

Green Light for Taxi Changes?

Kate Jackman-Atkinson, myWestman NEEPAWA, Man. --- By the end of this year, the road may be paved for ride-sharing services, such as Uber, to operate legally within the province. On March 20, the provincial government introduced Bill 30, which will deregulate the...

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Manitoba Liberals Would Pave the Way for Uber

Manitoba Liberals Would Pave the Way for Uber

WINNIPEG -- If Liberal leader Rana Bokhari were to lead the next provincial government, ride-sharing service Uber would be welcomed in Manitoba. Bokhari said Thursday her government would work with the taxi industry and drivers to make the transition fair and...

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Uber Eyes Winnipeg as Future Expansion Market

Uber Eyes Winnipeg as Future Expansion Market

By Michelle Bailey WINNIPEG -- Chris Schafer would have much preferred a ride with an Uber driver than take a taxi to get around Winnipeg today, but he didn’t have much choice. And that is what the manager of public policy for Uber Canada hopes will change as the...

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Uber Executive to Chat with Winnipeg Chamber

Uber Executive to Chat with Winnipeg Chamber

An executive from Uber will be in Winnipeg this week to discuss the ride-sharing service with the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce. Chris Schafer, public policy manager for Uber Canada, will engage in an interactive information session on Wednesday, October 14. Schafer...

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