The change will likely build momentum for the U.K. as it builds a post-Brexit strategy for strengthening its financial services.
Uber's regional general manager said payment for these added benefits won't come from higher fees for passengers.
Uber drivers in Britain should be classed as “workers” and not self-employed, the U.K. Supreme Court ruled Friday.
The company has called on the U.K. to join in a bailout, even though it sold its stake in Eurostar in 2015.
The 27-nation bloc is battling with manufacturers over its spot in the priority list for receiving COVID vaccines.
The decision to reduce overseas aid during the nation's economic contraction has provoked outrage, but it has also drawn support .
The nation banned the sale of new fossil-fueled cars starting in 2030. Enthusiasts, and the public, are not sure the electric revolution will be complete by then.
Fifty U.K. hospitals are on standby to administer vaccine shots, which will be available by next week.
A local authority is proposing to curb street entertainment in the British capital. Performers say a vital visitor attraction — and historic part of London's culture — could be destroyed.