Uber Guangzhou got raided last week, but the company still seems to be operating normally, aside from an apparent drop in the number of available drivers.
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Photos show Uber’s office in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou being raided by authorities last night.
In particular, a new four-seater category called GrabCar (Economy) will be added at a cheaper price point.
A global tie-up between the taxi hailing app and restaurant-finder lets users book an Uber through the Zomato app in 27 cities across 13 countries.
Singapore’s Parliament has proposed new laws for the regulation of third-party taxi booking apps such as Uber and GrabTaxi.
Tiantian Yongche, a carpool and ridesharing app, announced it has received an undisclosed series C round of funding led by Baidu, followed by Sequoia Capital.
Yet another Chinese Uber-style app has raised a big sum of money, and interestingly it's Uber partner Baidu who led the round.
A three-wheeler booking service is a first for Uber, which had started out with only luxury sedans when it first arrived in India.
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Uber and the Times of India Group today jointly announced a new partnership that will help the on-demand car service with its roll-out across India.
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.
The city-state continues to have a more progressive stance towards transportation network companies.
The Japanese transport ministry has asked Uber to cease a ridesharing program that collects big data to improve the city's transportation infrastructure.
The move could help the firm win over more consumers, and also help place it in a more favorable legal position.