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

How Uber’s India tech centres have become a breeding ground for innovation

Anand J

US-headquartered Uber will soon make its cab-hailing app available in Indian languages amid efforts to rack up another billion ....

21 May, 2019

Uber ties up with Yulu to offer e-bikes in Bengaluru

Om Athavale

Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc. has tied up with micro-mobility platform service Yulu to offer electric bikes to users ....

10 May, 2019

Breaking: Hyundai, Kia Motors lead $351 mn round in Ola at $6.2 bn valuation

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru based ANI Technologies Pvt Ltd, which operates ride hailing service Ola, has raised $351.50 million (Rs 2469.80 crore ....

10 May, 2019

Ola’s electric mobility arm gets funding from Ratan Tata as part of Series A round

Binu Paul

Ola’s electric vehicles arm has raised an undisclosed sum from Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus of Tata Sons, it said in a ....

6 May, 2019

Ola board okays proposal to issue fresh shares worth $355 mn for fundraising

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Ola’s board has allowed the homegrown cab-hailing firm to issue new shares worth $355 million (Rs 2,469.80 crore at current ....

2 May, 2019

Uber’s APAC head Amit Jain resigns

Binu Paul

Cab-hailing major Uber Technologies Inc's Asia Pacific head Amit Jain has resigned from the company. Jain will leave at the ....

24 April, 2019

Ola drives into three more cities in Britain

Kavya Kothiyal

Ola has launched its cab-hailing services in three more cities in the United Kingdom as the homegrown unicorn presses on with ....

29 March, 2019