By: Wang Shu-fen and Elaine Hou
Taipei, July 20 (CNA) The Ministry of Transportation and Communications reiterated on
Thursday that it continues to offer members of the public rewards who report activities by ride-hailing company Uber’s food delivery app, UberEATS, which is illegal in Taiwan, as part of an effort to clamp down on the company.
The ministry said that the rewards range from NT$10,000 (US$328) to NT$100,000 per report of the illegal food delivery service. The maximum reward for any individual will be capped at NT$300,000 per year, it added.
Meanwhile, the ministry is strengthening cooperation with other government agencies in a concerted effort to stop the illegal service, it said, while urging the public to refrain from using it. [FULL STORY]