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Ride-hailing service Uber said on Monday its drivers had faced intimidation in South Africa following a protest last week by members of metered taxi associations who say the online app competes unfairly for business. Drivers of metered taxis harassed Uber drivers at the Sandton Gautrain station and Sandton City mall in Johannesburg, Uber said in a statement on its website. In addition we have deployed security to these hotspots," Uber said.
Athens (AFP) - 13:38 GMT - Piketty slams Germany - Top economist and influential author Thomas Piketty strongly criticises Germany in its attitude to Greece in an interview with German newspaper Die Zeit.