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WATCH Taxi Drivers March in Protest Against Uber Returning to Barcelona

© AP Photo / Emilio MorenattiCatalan police in Barcelona, Spain. (File)
Catalan police in Barcelona, Spain. (File) - Sputnik International
In December 2014, US-based Uber was suspended in Spain after numerous protests and complaints from the country's taxi sector and now the company plans to make a comeback to Barcelona, the Catalan capital with a great tourist influx.

Barcelona's taxi drivers took to the streets to protest against plans of Uber, a company which links drivers to people via a smartphone app, to restore its service in the city. Taxi drivers fear that Uber services are threaten their jobs, as such ride-hailing companies create unfair competition in the sector.

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