Didi Chuxing enters South Africa to challenge Uber and Bolt

Didi has opened up registration for drivers in Cape Town


Uber and Lyft to share data on drivers banned for assault

The Industry Sharing Safety Program will see both platforms sharing information about the drivers and delivery people that have been banned for sexual and physical assaults


Lyft makes it easier for riders to get to vaccine appointments

Lyft has introduced a pair of features aimed at making it easier for people to get to their COVID-19 vaccine appointments and make other essential trips


Uber rival Ola receives London ban

Ola only made its debut in London in February 2020 after being granted a 15-month private hire vehicle (PHV) operator’s license in July 2019


Uber wins appeal to continue operating in London

Deputy Chief Magistrate Tanweer Ikram acknowledged Uber’s “historical failings” but said the company had worked to make changes and was now “fit and proper” to hold a private hire vehicle operator’s license in London


Free Now and Kapten launch joint offering to rival Uber

The joint Free Now app will have more than 35,000 drivers in the UK capital


Uber rival Bolt reaches 1.5m London users, opens driver hub

The driver hub, staffed by a driver liaison team, provides a location for current and prospective drivers to have their questions answered and receive other information


Uber rival Ola will launch in London “in the coming weeks”

Ubers rival has begun registering licensed drivers in the UK capital city


Ride-hailing firm Kapten launches charity initiative

The European ride-hailing firm will be donating to disadvantaged youth-focused charity, Epic


Indias Ola gets the green light to take on Uber in London

India’s ride-hailing giant Ola is bringing its business to another overseas market, stepping up its international challenge to Uber. Now, it’s heading to the UK’s capital city, adding to the

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