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Forced by the Brussels Court of Appeal,should announce by the end of the week its withdrawal of The Belgian capital. But the drivers do not hear to let go.
Will the Brussels streets be paralyzed in the coming days? It is in all the call that was launched by the VTC drivers of the Uber platform (or LVC, car rental with drivers for the Belgians), this Wednesday. He follows the judgment of the Brussels Court of Appeal, the same day, which addresses to uber the injunction to cease its operations in the Washington of Europe, from Friday.
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A fatal blow for Uber in Belgium
The knife under the throat, Uber should disappear from the Brussels landscape. The Court of Appeal of the Capital states, in its judgment, from Friday, November 26, 18 hours, the applications that collaborate with drivers holding an LVC license (VTC) will no longer be able to operate in the capital, this Which understands the Uber application.
This does not mean that Ber will be unavailable from this limit franchie, but it will become unlawful, and it is difficult to imagine the American firm override a court decision.
You should know that the platform does not undergo its first size setback in Brussels. In 2015, the Brussels justice had already prevented the functioning of the UberPop service, a branch of Uber - also prohibited in France - which allowed to provide a service provided by individuals who did not have to fulfill the restrictive conditions of taxis and VTC. It is therefore a fatal blow that is carried by the Court of Appeal to the Giant of Mobility.
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A call for blockage of Brussels from Thursday
Uber has more than 2,000 drivers in Brussels, and the vast majority (95%) is under Brussels license. In theory, the only 5% who operate under Flemish license will still have the right to work in Brussels beyond Friday. Suffice to say that Ber should not clutter it and could stop purely and simply on the spot.
On the side of the application, a "dramatic" judgment is evoked, and the drivers concerned, they are already calling to "block all Brussels, tomorrow," they specify. "We are deeply concerned for the 2,000 Brussels LVC drivers who will lose their ability to generate income from Friday," deplores the boss of Uber's operations in Belgium, Laurent Slits, who evokes a decision "taken on the basis Obsolete regulations, written at a time prior to smartphones. "
The political authorities were arrested by the drivers and the management of the company. A quick response is expected, but nothing indicates that it will go in the direction of drivers and platform.
Five months after entering, the "Chinese Uber" Didi retires from Wall Street .
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