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Does Uber operate in Argentina? Didn't they get banned?

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 Posted 4 years, 2 months ago

I am traveling there in a few weeks, and I'd love to be able to use Uber there.  However, I heard that Uber has been kicked out of Argentina after big uproar by the existing taxi companies as well as law makers.  Are they gone?

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     4 years ago

    What?  Did Buenos Aires try to have the credit card and cell phone companies try to block Uber?

    "The ride-hailing company was told to stop business in Buenos Aires in April. Local credit card and telecommunications companies were ordered to block Uber, but the ride-sharing service continued to operate in the city."

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       4 years ago

      Well it obviously didn't work. 

      People (those companies) probably just went to where the money is