Tag: uber

Uber faces UK tax challenge

The tax could eat into Uber's margins or force it to increase fares. Uber received only a two-month London operating license, failing to secure...

PM, his economic team met global financial leaders during visit to US

The prime minister and adviser on commerce discussed the business incentives and future proposals for investment in Pakistan. The prime minister also invited the...

Uber’s London licence extended for only two months

London's transport authority on Tuesday said it had granted Uber an extension. Transport for London (TfL) could have granted the American giant a five-year...

Uber receives just a two-month London licence with new safety conditions

Uber on Tuesday received only a two-month London operating licence. TfL said the new two-month licence comes with "new conditions to ensure passenger safety"...

In a first, Uber enables users to book rides without using phone

Ever since Uber was formed 10 years ago, it was always functional through a cell phone, but looks like this may soon change as the...

Uber cuts marketing staff to reduce costs

SAN FRANCISCO: Uber on Monday confirmed it is cutting 400 jobs from its marketing team of more than 1,200 workers to reduce costs and improve...

Uber, Sun Mobility tie up to offer electric three-wheelers in India

BENGALURU: Ride hailing company Uber Technologies Inc and Bengaluru-based start-up Sun Mobility said on Wednesday they will partner to offer commuters in India electric auto-rickshaws...

Uber Freight launches in Germany, taking on local competition

FRANKFURT: US ride-hailing company Uber is launching a freight platform in Germany, taking on local technology startups in a race to grab a share of...

Uber Freight launches in Germany, faces local competition

FRANKFURT: U.S. ride-hailing company Uber is launching a freight platform in Germany, taking on local technology startups in a race to grab a share of...

Careem ends Sudan operations as part of Uber takeover deal

DUBAI: Careem has ended operations in Sudan as part of its planned takeover by Uber, a spokeswoman said on Monday, less than a year after...