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Uber secures London license for two and half years

Uber had previously claimed that it has assuaged safety concerns by improving insurance document verification systems and rolling out real-time identification

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Uber Technologies Inc said on Saturday it has received permission to operate in London under a new 30-month license, ending a years-long battle with the city transport regulator over safety concerns.

"Uber has been granted a London private hire vehicle operator's license for a period of two and a half years," a spokesperson for Transport for London (TfL) said in a statement to Reuters.

In 2019, Uber lost its license to carry paying passengers in London for the second time, and a year later the ride-hailing firm was granted an 18-month London license after a legal battle to restore its

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First Published: Mar 26 2022 | 10:06 PM IST

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