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Quotable quotes: Uber success is hard-coded to India's success, says this honcho
Thu, Apr 19, 2018
On an average, commuters in Delhi, Bengaluru and Mumbai are taking 1.5 times longer to travel a given distance. The study also explains how ride-sharing would reduce private cars by 33-68%. Over 79% of the people who plan on buying a new car in the next five years would refrain from doing so if ride-sharing matches car ownership for affordability and convenience.
On merger with Ola, Uber CEO says believe in controlling our destiny in India
Sun, Apr 01, 2018
Uber chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi emphasised that this expansion will require investment, "but as you mature, you also want to combine that investment with eventual profitability". "We think we're on a good road there, we just don't have a specific timeline in mind (for hitting profits). If anything, we're leaning forward in India," he said, adding that the company is confident about its competitive position in India.
Uber-Grab deal infringes competition? See what this watchdog said
Fri, Mar 30, 2018
Under the deal, Uber will take a 27.5 percent stake in Grab, which is valued at around $6 billion, and Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi will join the Singapore-based company`s board. CCS proposals, effective immediately, also require both Grab and Uber not to obtain from each other any confidential information including pricing, customers and drivers.
Uber CEO: Will invest whatever we have for success in India
Wed, Mar 28, 2018
Uber Eats chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi said India is already among the top three markets (besides the US and Latin America), accounting for 10 per cent of its trips globally. Profitability in the Indian market, however, is still some time away for Uber, one of the world's most valued startups. He added that India is one of Uber's healthiest markets in terms of growth rates of number of active drivers and weekly trips
Arizona governor suspends Uber's ability to test self-driving
Tue, Mar 27, 2018
The decision to block Uber Technologies Inc`s is a blow to the ride-hailing company, which sees its future success reliant on driverless vehicles, and trails competitors such as Alphabet Inc`s Waymo in developing the technology. Arizona had been a key hub for Uber, with about half of the company`s 200 self-driving cars and a staff of hundreds
Uber to sell Southeast Asia business to rival Grab: Sources
Mon, Mar 26, 2018
Uber, which is preparing for a potential initial public offering in 2019, lost $4.5 billion last year and is facing fierce competition at home and in Asia, as well as a regulatory crackdown in Europe.
Self-driving car: Waymo CEO says its tech would have handled Uber incident safely
Sun, Mar 25, 2018
Self-driving car: The fatal collision on March 18 in Tempe, Arizona, has raised questions about the safety of autonomous technology in general, and of Uber`s system specifically, of which few details are known. An investigation by police and federal safety regulators is ongoing into the accident, in which an Uber test vehicle driving in autonomous mode hit a pedestrian at night as she was walking across a four-lane roadway with her bike.
Uber drivers call off stir after talks with MNS transport wing
Fri, Mar 23, 2018
Claiming "victory" for the "owner-operators" of Uber cabs in Mumbai and other places, the MNS, in a statement here this evening, said the Uber management, during their talks with the police and the wing's representatives earlier in the day, has given a written commitment on meeting the various demands.
Ola, Uber strike in Mumbai: Talks on with cab aggregators, meeting on Thursday, says Raj Thackeray's MNS
Wed, Mar 21, 2018
Almost 90 to 95 per cent of Ola and Uber drivers in Mumbai are participating in the strike, MNS transport wing president Sanjay Naik said. It will be called off if there is a satisfactory solution in talks with Ola and Uber, he added. The drivers have been on an indefinite strike against the low-profit margins. He rubbished claims that agitating drivers hurled stones on those Ola and Uber cabs still plying on Mumbai roads, three days after the strike began
Uber self-driving SUV kills woman; what the vehicle sees
Wed, Mar 21, 2018
An Uber car was involved in the first fatal self-driving car crash involving a pedestrian. Let's have look on how self-driven cars operate.Autonomous vehicles rely on a host of sensors to plot their trajectory and avoid accidents.
Fatal US self-driving auto accident involving Uber SUV raises new questions
Wed, Mar 21, 2018
In Sunday`s accident, Elaine Herzberg, 49, was walking her bicycle outside the crosswalk on a four-lane road in the Phoenix suburb of Tempe when she was hit by the Volvo XC90 SUV, which was .travelling in autonomous mode at about 40 miles per hour
Ola, Uber strike, Mumbai rail roko stir scripts terrible Tuesday for travellers, businesses
Tue, Mar 20, 2018
Ola, Uber strike, Mumbai rail roko stir carried out by job aspirants and drivers affected the daily businesses of many Mumbaikars.
Uber driverless car kills woman on street in the US; outrage rises, backlash coming
Tue, Mar 20, 2018
Uber said it was suspending North American tests of its self-driving vehicles, which are currently going on in Arizona, Pittsburgh and Toronto. So-called robot cars, when fully developed by companies including Uber, Alphabet Inc and General Motors Co, are expected to drastically cut down on motor vehicle fatalities and create billion-dollar businesses
Ola, Uber strike in India: Drivers kick off indefinite strike; all you need to know
Mon, Mar 19, 2018
Ola, Uber strike in India: The strike has been called by the Maharashtra Navnirman Vahtuk Sena which has claimed that several drivers are not being able to cover costs due to falling business. Drivers in other cities like New Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Pune among others have also participated in the strike.
Uber, Ola strike in Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru? Sunday protest threatened by drivers
Sat, Mar 17, 2018
Ola and Uber had given big assurances to the drivers, but today they are unable to cover their costs. They have invested Rs 5-7 lakh, and were expecting to make Rs 1.5 lakh a month but are unable to even make half of this, owing to the mismanagement by these companies, said Sanjay Naik of Maharashtra Navnirman Vahatuk Sena, who is organising the strike
Indians leave behind phones, prawns and even LCD TV, says Uber report
Fri, Mar 16, 2018
India tops Uber's list of most forgetful countries in Asia Pacific region, with riders leaving behind not only their phones and bags but also items like Golda chingri (prawns), kid's tricycle and LCD TV.
Uber does a first in India, hires Virat Kohli as brand ambassador
Fri, Mar 09, 2018
Virat Kohli, captain of the Indian Cricket team, will be actively involved in a series of marketing and customer experience initiatives to be rolled out by Uber India, besides being the face of the brand.
China's Geely makes $9 billion Daimler bet against tech invaders
Sun, Feb 25, 2018
Chinese carmaker Geely has built up an almost 10 percent stake in Daimler in a $9 billion bet by its chairman that he can access the Mercedes-Benz owner`s technology in the growing battle for the future of automotives. The purchase by Li Shufu, Geely`s founder and main owner, means China`s larges
Uber sells vehicle lease portfolio of unit to startup firm Fair
Tue, Jan 30, 2018
Ride-hailing firm Uber on Tuesday said it would sell vehicles and the existing lease portfolio of its auto-leasing business Xchange Leasing to startup digital car marketplace Fair. The companies did not disclose financial terms.
Ola goes international! Cab hailing app to launch operations in Australia
Tue, Jan 30, 2018
Travelling to the land down under, this Bangalore based cab hailing app will set up operations in Australia.