Taxiapparna Uber and svenskgrundade Careem has temporarily stopped its taxiverksamheter in Abu Dhabi.

Svenskgrundade Careem and american Uber are each other's biggest enemy when it comes to taking market share in the Middle east.

But now the companies have encountered a common problem – the laws of the United arab emirates and Abu Dhabi.

the Companies that have been in the region since 2013, had problems at the weekend when a 50-odd drivers from both companies were arrested by the police.

the Incident led to both Uber and Careem temporarily stopped taking bookings in the city, writes the Abu Dhabi news site the National.

We want you to know that this was a decision taken by both companies, and our goal is to resume operation in Abu Dhabi as soon as possible , wrote Uber in a statement.

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