Uber trims India workforce; LimeRoad raises fresh funds

Tanmay Tiwary

Ride-hailing giant Uber has sacked its employees in India. Gurugram-based A M Marketplaces, which runs the social commerce platform ....

16 October, 2019

SC scraps plea to link Aadhaar with social media accounts; Govt to invest more in startups

Tanmay Tiwary

No mandatory Aadhar linking with social media accounts. Indian government wants to increase funding in startups.  SC scraps ....

15 October, 2019

Uber Works goes live in Chicago

Supriya Roy

Ride-hailing giant Uber launched an app to connect blue-collar workers with small businesses that need to fill shifts with temporary ....

4 October, 2019

P2P lenders ask govt to relax credit norms; Uber restructures India operations

Tanmay Tiwary

An industry body for peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platforms has approached the government to relax credit norms for the sector. ....

4 October, 2019

Enterprise Tech Dispatch: US ups the battle against China in AI, Noida startup aids battery analytics

Anirban Ghoshal

Even as governments across the world seek to capitalise on frontier technologies for security and defence capabilities, two countries, ....

13 September, 2019

Mahindra buys a controlling stake in Meru to take on Ola, Uber

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Automobile major Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) has signed an agreement to acquire a 55% stake in Mumbai headquartered radio ....

3 September, 2019

Hero group promoter, Micromax co-founder, others back electric cab-hailing platform Blu Smart

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Ahmedabad- and Gurugram-based Blu Smart, which operates intra-city electric cab aggregation platform, has raised $2.2 million ....

16 August, 2019

Uber may launch bus services soon; Zomato fires customer support employees

Team TC

SoftBank-backed payments firm Paytm saw a drop in UPI transactions during the month of July, even as overall UPI transactions ....

8 August, 2019

Cab aggregators face regulatory music, CCI rules in favour of OYO

Payal Ganguly

Tough norms are likely to be implemented by the central government to check ride-hailing firms. Competition Commission says OYO ....

2 August, 2019

Supreme Court wants centre to regulate Uber, Ola

Payal Ganguly

The Supreme Court has asked the central government to frame laws governing taxi aggregators like Ola and Uber to ensure the safety ....

1 August, 2019

Sequoia India raising $200 mn more for existing fund; Pine Labs gets $102 mn funding from parent

Team TC

Payments solutions company Pine Labs has received fresh funding from its Singapore-based parent. Sequoia India is adding $200 ....

31 July, 2019

Uber, SUN Mobility to deploy three-wheeler EVs in India

Shweta Sharma

Ride-hailing company Uber has announced a partnership with energy infrastructure and services provider SUN Mobility to deploy ....

25 July, 2019

ByteDance to back local content firms; Facebook may be able to launch WhatsApp Pay soon

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

TikTok owner ByteDance is scouting investment in local content platforms to capture newer audiences, while Amazon has made a soft ....

17 July, 2019

Uber partners Bengaluru citizens’ group to promote sustainable mobility

Binu Paul

Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc. has announced a partnership with Bangalore Political Action Committee (B.PAC), a non-partisan ....

10 July, 2019

Ola receives licence to launch in London

Payal Ganguly

Ride-hailing service Ola, owned by ANI Technologies, has been granted a private hire vehicle (PHV) operator licence to operate ....

5 July, 2019

Uber rolls out driver rewards pilot in three Indian cities

Tanmay Tiwary

San Francisco, US-based ride-sharing company Uber has announced the pilot phase of its driver rewards program, Uber Plus, in Delhi, ....

3 July, 2019

SME accountant KhataBook may raise $20 mn; data platform Atlan gets $2.6 mn: Reports

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based KhataBook, which helps users to manage business and personal ledgers on mobile phones, is in talks to raise $20 ....

2 July, 2019

Ola, Uber told to stop ride-pooling in Bengaluru; Paytm Mall controls cash burn

Om Athavale

The transport commissioner of Karnataka has ordered cab aggregators Ola and Uber to immediately withdraw their ride-pooling feature, ....

1 July, 2019

Uber acquires Seattle-based startup Mighty AI: GeekWire report

Tanmay Tiwary

US-based ride-hailing company Uber has acquired Seattle startup Mighty AI, which develops training data for computer vision models, ....

28 June, 2019

Ola to open tech centre in San Francisco Bay Area in push for electric, autonomous mobility

Payal Ganguly

Homegrown ride-hailing company Ola has said that it will set up its first technology centre in the San Francisco Bay Area, which ....

14 June, 2019

Now, Uber zips around Bengaluru in Bajaj buggies

Shweta Sharma

Ride-hailing company Uber has rolled out quadricycles branded as Qute for Bengaluru operations in partnership with Bajaj Auto, ....

13 June, 2019