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COTAR calls on President Iohannis to sign Transport Minister’s revocation

The Confederation of Authorized Operators and Carriers in Romania (COTAR) is calling on President Klaus Iohannis to revoke the resigning Transport Minister Lucian Sova. A release from COTAR on Tuesday, signed by leader Vasile Stefanescu, reads: “We kindly ask Mr. ...

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Update2: Transporters give up protest, look forward to talks with Chamber of Deputies committee

The transporters have announced Thursday, at about 14.00h, they give up the protests started in the morning, as their dissatisfactions will be discussed on Tuesday, October 16, in a debate in parliament, the Federation of Romanian Transport Operators (FORT) says. ...

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5,000 taxi drivers, transporters protest in Victoriei Square, traffic blocked. European Court of Justice: Uber is transport firm

About 5,000 taxi drivers and transporters stage protests in Victoriei Square on Wednesday, in front of the Government offices downtown Bucharest, whereas about 30,000 said will stage protests countrywide, against the taxi digital platforms and against Uber. The protests take ...

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Transporters Association COTAR suspends protests announced for Wednesday

The Confederation of Authorized Operators and Carriers in Romania (COTAR) has suspended the protest announced for Wednesday in front of the Government offices, as the demands of the confederation were resolved, said Ion Comuși, the Vice-president of the organization. “The ...

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35,000 transporters to protest in Bucharest and large cities on Wednesday

About 35,000 road passenger transporters will protest on Wednesday in Bucharest and the large cities against piracy and fiscal evasion, warning furthermore to come to Bucharest on December 20 if nothing is solved, a release from the Confederation of Authorized ...

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Romanian carriers ask the tax revenue body to check Uber

The Confederation of Authorized Operators and Carriers in Romania (COTAR) asks the National Agency for Fiscal Administration (ANAF) to check the way Uber application is cashing in money from the customers after the ride-sharing company had launched a pilot project ...

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Free train travel for students is illegal. Finance Ministry to verify how subsidies are granted, transporters’ confederation says

The Confederation of Authorized Operators and Carriers in Romania (COTAR) claims that the transportation free of charge by train for students is illegal and asks for clarification from the Ministry of Finance on how the subsidies are granted and how ...

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