French yachtsman Alain Thebault wants to turn a boat design he used to break a world speed sailing record in 2009 into a clean, fast taxi service for the waterways of major cities. The SeaBubble won the backing of private investors – Thebault expects to raise between 50 to 100 million euros by the end […]
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
MARCH 03, 2014
NYS DOS ID#
160 PARKWAY TRAILER CT
POMONA, NEW YORK, 10970
NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY
2014 - FAST TAXI SERVICES, LLC
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- Violence escalates between taxi drivers and ride-share apps in South Africa
By Reuters - Thursday Sep 14, 2017
JOHANNESBURG — A violent feud between South African meter taxi drivers and ride-hailing services Uber and Taxify escalated with another three vehicles torched using petrol bombs, police said on Thursday. Drivers for Uber and Estonian start-up Taxify operating in Johannesburg and capital Pretoria have faced threats and protests from regular taxi operators who accuse the...
- An Uber driver was just fined $78,000 for illegal taxi driving in Denmark
By Michael Grothaus - Monday Aug 28, 2017
The driver was one of four who received fines for driving a taxi illegally, Reuters reports. The driver with the largest fine reportedly made 5,427 illegal taxi rides as an Uber driver in 2015. Copenhagen is the only city in Denmark where Uber operates, but the ride hailer has previously announced it will be pulling its … Continue reading “An Uber driver was just fined $78,000 for illegal taxi driving in Denmark”
The driver was one of four who received fines for driving a taxi illegally, Reuters reports. The driver with the largest fine reportedly made 5,427 illegal taxi rides as an Uber driver in 2015. Copenhagen is the only city in Denmark where Uber operates, but the ride hailer has previously announced it will be pulling its service from the locality after updated taxi laws require all cars operating as taxis to install taxi meters and video surveillance. The new rules also state only 125 drivers can be licensed each quarter. Uber has said under the new rules it would take years before all drivers could be licensed.