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Uber hires new GM for W’Africa
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:02:59 +0200
Ozioma Ubabukoh Uber has announced the appointment of Lola Kassim as its new General Manager for West Africa.  Most recently, Kassim worked as a management consultant with McKinsey and Company where she led teams providing strategic business advice and...
© The Punch
Going Places: Is Uber Helping or Hurting Mass Transit?
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 11:30:13 +0200
Ride-hailing services have changed how people get around, and there is some evidence they are making traffic problems worse.
© The New York Times
Uber enters appeals battle to keep London license
Sun, 15 Oct 2017 13:14:59 +0200
Uber has lodged its appeal with a London court to overturn a decision by city regulators to strip it of its taxi operating license. — Reuters
© Bangkok Post
The biggest winners and the biggest losers in Toronto’s Uber battle
Sun, 15 Oct 2017 00:52:23 +0200
A promised one-year review of the city’s vehicle-for-hire bylaw, which came into effect July 15, 2016, has yet to materialize.
© The Star
Uber cab rams bike on Hosur Road Flyover; one dead, another seriously injured
Sat, 14 Oct 2017 07:26:09 +0200
Around 12 pm on Saturday afternoon an Uber Cab travelling at high speed towards Electronic City lost control and hit the side wall and then a bike on Hosur Road - Elevated Flyover. As a result of the impact, the rider and the pillion on the bike were...
© Deccan Herald
Facebook takes on food delivery, challenges Uber and others
Fri, 13 Oct 2017 22:20:00 +0200
Several online services already offer food delivery, but that doesn't mean Facebook won't jump on board anyway. The social media giant says ordering food for takeout or delivery is complicated. It promises to help save time by bringing existing food-delivery...
© LA Times
After cabinet shuffle, Uber backs off threat to leave Quebec
Fri, 13 Oct 2017 18:08:20 +0200
Uber said in a statement Friday that a provincial cabinet shuffle this week is a chance to negotiate with the Quebec government over new requirements.
© The Star
UPDATED: Uber files appeal against London ban
Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:54:20 +0200
Uber on Friday filed its appeal against a decision by London authorities not to renew its licence, the US ride-hailing company said. “We have this morning filed our appeal on the London licence decision at Westminster Magistrates’ Court,”...
© The Punch
Uber files appeal to overturn London licence loss
Fri, 13 Oct 2017 06:41:16 +0200
Uber submitted a court appeal on Friday to overturn a decision by Londons transport regulator stripping the taxi app of its operating licence in one of its most important foreign markets.Transport for London (TfL) shocked the Silicon Valley firm last...
© Deccan Herald
Uber, Surging Outside Manhattan, Tops Taxis in New York City
Fri, 13 Oct 2017 02:59:53 +0200
The ride-sharing app has recently shifted its focus to the city’s other boroughs, leading it to a milestone: More people are using Uber than the city’s fabled yellow cabs.
© The New York Times
Indian taxi company in legal challenge against Ola and Uber
Thu, 12 Oct 2017 16:00:00 +0200
An Indian taxi company has stepped up its legal challenge against local competitor Ola and US rival Uber
© Cape Times
Obama to hit campaign trail again, this time for Democrat candidate in key Virginia gubernatorial race
Wed, 11 Oct 2017 22:49:33 +0200
Former President Barack Obama is set to return to the campaign trail for the first time since he left office with a rally to help ...
© Japan Times
Uber, Ola’s Indian legal woes put SoftBank’s funding in firing line
Wed, 11 Oct 2017 22:09:18 +0200
An Indian taxi company has stepped up its legal challenge against local competitor Ola and U.S. rival Uber, alleging the firms are abusing their market ...
© Japan Times
Uber, Ola's Indian legal woes put SoftBank's funding in firing line
Wed, 11 Oct 2017 07:44:08 +0200
An Indian taxi company has stepped up its legal challenge against local competitor Ola and U.S. rival Uber, alleging the firms are abusing their market position, and believes that planned investments in both by Japans SoftBank underscore its view.The...
© Deccan Herald
Ability to hit Kluber last time should give Yankees confidence
Tue, 10 Oct 2017 13:00:00 +0200
Ability to hit Corey Kluber last time out should give Yankees confidence in Round 2.
© NY Daily News

Most read news about Uber:

Now worth $40 billion, upstart Uber outraces other tech models
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 03:35:00 +0100
SAN FRANCISCO — The popular ride-hailing app Uber is now worth $40 billion, making it by far the most valuable technology start-up in the country.
© LA Times
Barcelona taxis stage 'slow strike' against Uber
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:33:00 +0200
Around 50 taxi drivers are seriously disrupting traffic in central Barcelona on Friday, their latest action protesting the mobile taxi app Uber, which they claim threatens their livelihood.
© The Local
NYPD investigating video of officer harassing Uber driver
Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:46:51 +0200
WARNING GRAPHIC LANGUAGE: NYPD Internal Affairs is investigating a video showing an officer unleashing a racist rant on an Uber driver, the Daily News has learned.
© NY Daily News
Young Vietnamese drive Uber growth
Wed, 23 Sep 2015 01:47:00 +0200
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© Bangkok Post
Uber appeals after labor commission says San Francisco driver is an employee
Wed, 17 Jun 2015 18:08:00 +0200
The California labor commissioner's office has determined that a San Francisco-based Uber driver is an employee, not a contractor, of the popular ride-hailing service, according to a document filed in a San Francisco court Tuesday.
© LA Times
Huge opportunity for Uber-like services in India: Vishal Sikka
Wed, 10 Dec 2014 14:56:47 +0100
Uber may be in the midst of a major controversy over a rape incident in India, but Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka feels that digital services like this app-based taxi provider have huge potential in the country."The e-commerce services like Uber, these have...
© Deccan Herald
Chargesheet filed in Uber cab rape
Thu, 25 Dec 2014 03:50:08 +0100
Nineteen days after the rape of a 26-year-old woman in a cab in north Delhi, Delhi Police filed a chargesheet at Tis Hazari Court on Wednesday.The formal set of charges, which came along with 155 pages of evidence, was filed against Uber cab driver Shiv...
© Deccan Herald
‘Sharing economy’ surge raises labor questions for those using services such as Uber, TaskRabbit
Sun, 09 Aug 2015 06:28:16 +0200
They drive for Uber, deliver groceries for Instacart, run errands for TaskRabbit, and rent spare rooms on Airbnb. Are these the new, empowered participants in the “sharing economy,” or workers being exploited by well-funded technology companies?...
© Japan Times
Latest News: Obama on Colbert, Uber in India, Royals in N.Y.
Mon, 08 Dec 2014 12:15:14 +0100
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
© The New York Times
Uber driver shot dead in Cape Town
Sat, 26 Mar 2016 07:59:34 +0100
A Cape Town Uber driver was killed Good Friday morning while waiting to pick up two passengers in Rondebosch.
© Cape Times
Ola, Uber can't charge more than govt-prescribed rates: HC
Mon, 25 Jul 2016 11:00:25 +0200
The Delhi High Court today made it clear to app-based taxi service providers Ola and Uber that they cannot charge customers more than the rates prescribed by the AAP government.The direction from Justice Manmohan came on the issue of surge pricing resorted...
© Deccan Herald
Uber caps pricing at 2.8 times normal fare during NYC storm
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:52:58 +0100
Expect to pay more if you want an Uber in the midst of this week’s New York City snowstorm.
© NY Daily News
State of the Art: Uber, a Rising Business Model That Could Change How You Work
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:37:43 +0100
New technologies have the potential to divide a variety of traditional jobs into tasks that can be assigned to people just when they’re needed.
© The New York Times
Bits Blog: Uber to Introduce Driver Background Checks in India
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:16:09 +0100
The ride-hailing start-up brings new screening policies to India after months of scrutiny from lawmakers.
© The New York Times
Chicago Uber driver is second in 3 weeks to be charged with sex assault
Thu, 15 Jan 2015 07:50:00 +0100
An Uber driver has been charged with sexually assaulting a passenger in Chicago, the second such case there in less than three weeks.
© LA Times
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