Uber Banned in Spain

18 Dec 2014

A judge in Madrid has temporarily banned Uber from operating in Spain. CNN reported the ban was in response to a complaint by the Madrid taxi association, which is now expected now to file a formal lawsuit after gathering more documents and information.

Uber has faced protests and the threat of hefty fines for drivers in Spain, where taxi drivers have voiced concerted objections to the app, sa

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Cila Warncke

Cila joined AIM Group in 2014 as writer/analyst for Spain. An Anglo-American living in Ibiza, she brings extensive international writing and consulting experience to the role. Educated at University of Pennsylvania (BA) and Glasgow University (MLitt), she has worked for wide range of consumer and B2B publications and companies in Europe and the USA, writing on topics ranging from marketing to travel to music to ultra-marathoning. She uses her writing, research and analytical skills to help clients tell their stories, grow their business, reach new audiences, build loyalty and exploit new media channels. Cila is also an award-winning essayist, creative writer and founder of Creative Writing Ibiza.