Thousands of drivers flee the roads in fear.
The fledgling startup wants car owners, renters, and drivers to find each other and strike deals in Indonesia. It’s using tourist-laden Bali as a petri dish.
Demographics and income suggest the market is ready. However, startups are struggling to really take off.
Ride tech is a rare space where street traffic is just as valuable as web traffic. Go-Jek and GrabBike slug it out in Jakarta’s congested roadways.
Bao Pinche, like BlaBlaCar, targets drivers and passengers on long-distance trips, such as long commutes and holiday travel.
The new feature, Shun Feng Che, will focus on urban commuters starting in Beijing and roll out to 26 cities by the end of this month.
The Philippines’ Transportation department enacts an order creating the new category of public transport known as ‘Transportation Network Companies’.
Passengers love all the new ridesharing and taxi apps. Regulators hate them. But what do the drivers think about them?
Regulatory risk is the Sword of Damocles that's hanging over the industry's head. But there's another danger to ridesharing apps that seems to be creeping up...
Didi and Kuaidi have together rolled out Yihao Kuaiche, a low-cost ridesharing service that marks their first dual collaboration.
Are taxi apps like Uber legal in China? Right now, authorities say no. But drivers are starting to bring their fight into China's court system.
Yet another Chinese Uber-style app has raised a big sum of money, and interestingly it's Uber partner Baidu who led the round.
Uber's rough ride in Taiwan gets rougher as the transport ministry reiterates that it needs to register as a regular transit company and pay taxes accordingly.
It's curtains for now for Uber's peer-to-peer ridesharing tier in South Korea.
The Japanese transport ministry has asked Uber to cease a ridesharing program that collects big data to improve the city's transportation infrastructure.
Tripda is aimed at people who want to fill an empty seat in the car for a long trip. But this isn’t exactly hitchhiking – money must change hands.
This Pakistani startup has just lured in a former Rocket Internet executive as it plots a roadmap to expansion.
Today Uber is expanding "People’s Uber" from the capital, opening up the cheapest ride option to six new Chinese cities.
Carpooling has blown up in Europe. But the same can't yet be said for other parts of the world.