They say over 70% of start-up businesses don’t make it past the the first year of operation for new city taxi service Taxify it took just DAYS for their operation to be suspended!
A TfL spokesperson said “The law requires private hire bookings to be taken by licensed private hire operators at a licensed premises, with appropriate record keeping.”
They added “Taxify is not a licensed private hire operator and is not licensed to accept private hire bookings in London. TfL has instructed Taxify to stop accepting bookings and it has done”
Taxify, which offered a cheap alternative to Uber with promises of better pay and conditions for drivers, confirmed on Friday it had “temporarily stopped” operations