Another Setback For Uber As Company Faces Beijing Crackdown
Beijing authorities announced a crackdown on unlicensed taxis booked via Internet apps.By Madison Burke | January 8, 2015
Taxi services like Uber are facing a crackdown in Beijing.
The Chinese state media reported Wednesday Beijing traffic officials say unlicensed taxis booked via Internet apps violate a ban on illegal taxis.
The crackdown reportedly began Jan. 1, and drivers face a fine of more than $3,000.