Taxis
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Uber: US taxi app company wants to launch in Belfast

The taxi app firm Uber hopes to be operating in Belfast before the end of the year.

It has advertised for a general manager position in Belfast, but will also require an operating licence.

The business model has proven controversial in several locations. Last year around 12,000 taxi drivers staged a protest in London.

BBC News NI Business Correspondent Julian O'Neill reports.

Go to next video: Catching a taxi will never be the same