'Unfit' Uber loses London license over safety lapses

Business Nov 26, 2019

'Unfit' Uber loses London license over safety lapses

Uber was stripped of its license to carry paying passengers in London on Monday for the second time in just over two years, pending an appeal, over a "pattern of failures" on safety and security. Unauthorized drivers were able to upload their photos to others' ...

Motivating workers to earn licenses reaps rewards

Business Jun 18, 2013

Motivating workers to earn licenses reaps rewards

by Takeshi Kawamura

To survive the prolonged recession, a growing number of companies have adopted systems to encourage employees to attain professional or specialist qualifications, hoping the investment will motivate them and that the newfound expertise will help develop new products or business expansion. Tomoko Kawada, 37, of ...