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Uber pays out $10 mn to get back on Philippine roads

MANILA: Ride-sharing app Uber said Tuesday it had paid nearly $10 million in fines and drivers' compensation to return to the Philippines' roads, after it was suspended for defying the government. The nation's transportation agency suspended Uber on August 14 for a month, saying the US-based company¬†had ignored its order against accepting new driver applications. However the agency agreed to lift the order on Tuesday after Uber paid a fine of 190 million pesos ($3.7 million), plus another 300 million pesos ($5.8…