Taxi drivers protest against Uber


Government supports taxi drivers’ call for fair market conditions

Budapest, January 20 (MTI) – The government has adopted the position that the taxi drivers demonstrating in Budapest should be supported in their call for fair […]

Taxi drivers to continue demonstration until agreement on passenger transport rules

Budapest, January 20 (MTI) – Budapest’s taxi drivers are open to holding talks with the municipality and the government on their demands but will continue their […]

Taxi drivers continue to obstruct traffic in central Budapest

Budapest, January 20 (MTI) – A continued demonstration of taxi drivers has considerably slowed traffic in the Deak Square area in central Budapest. Similarly to Monday […]

Taxi organisations demand government apply laws to all transporters

Professional transport organisations and taxi drivers have demanded that the government apply the relevant laws to all transporters, including Uber drivers. Representatives told a press conference […]

Taxi drivers continue anti-Uber demonstration – Photos

Budapest, January 19 (MTI) – Budapest’s taxi drivers have continued their protest against car-dispatcher Uber, blocking traffic at the junction of Andrassy Avenue, Bajcsy-Zsilinszky Road and […]

Protesting taxi drivers partially release Andrassy, Bajcsy-Zsilinszky – Photos

Budapest, January 18 (MTI) – Taxi drivers demonstrating against car dispatcher Uber in central Budapest have opened a lane in Andrassy Avenue and one in Bajcsy […]

Budapest taxi drivers stage demonstration against Uber

Budapest, January 18 (MTI) – About 100-120 taxi drivers began an unannounced demonstration in protest against car dispatcher Uber in central Budapest on Monday morning. Taxi […]

Taxi drivers protest against illegal transport services

Budapest, June 16 (MTI) – Taxi drivers held a demonstration in Budapest to demand government action against illegal transport service companies, on Tuesday. Related article: Tax […]

Taxi drivers happy Uber getting tax probe

Budapest (MTI) – The taxi drivers’ union welcomed that the tax office had launched an investigation into the ridesharing company Uber for providing taxi services without […]

Economy ministry signs agreement with taxi companies, unions on Uber app

Budapest (MTI) – As the Uber app which lets users get a taxi, private car or rideshare from their mobile phone is getting increasingly popular in […]