News Alerts

18 Jan 2019 | 02:24 PM UTC

Spain: Taxi driver protest in Barcelona January 18

Spain News Alert

Taxi drivers stage protest in Barcelona January 18; associated disruptions expected

TIMEFRAME expected from 1/18/2019, 12:00 AM until 1/19/2019, 11:59 PM (Europe/Madrid). COUNTRY/REGION Barcelona

Read all related news alert(s):

Event

Taxi drivers in Barcelona launched an indefinite strike with little notice on Friday, January 18, in response to a draft regulation on vehicle-for-hire services. Taxi drivers are attempting to block access to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) by staging go-slow operations on the C-31 road between L'Hospitalet de Llobregat and the airport's Terminal 2. A heightened security presence and associated transportation disruptions are anticipated in the area. Further disruptions are possible in the coming days.

Advice

Individuals in Barcelona are advised to avoid all demonstrations as a precaution and allow for extra time to reach their destinations.

 

Copyright and Disclaimer
GardaWorld is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the material presented on this website. All such rights are reserved. The use of this website and its material is subject to the Terms of Use and accordingly you must not use any content from this website for commercial or other analogous purposes without our consent, including but not limited to any deep-linking or framing in order to copy, distribute, display or monitor any portion of the website. If you have any questions or are interested in distributing any content from this website, Contact us for more details.

Related news