BEAMSTART Logo

China's Baidu to launch paid driverless ride-hailing services in Beijing

Baidu will launch paid driverless robotaxi services in Beijing from May 2, the Chinese tech giant said on Thursday, making it the among the first companies in the country to offer autonomous driving robotaxi services to paying users.

  • People walk near a Baidu logo at the company headquarters in Beijing, China April 23, 2021.
  • The company has been testing autonomous driving on public roads since October in Beijing.
  • HK) AutoX said earlier this year it began offering paid driverless rides to public users in Shenzhen. Nissan-backed (7201.

REUTERS.COM 1 May, 2021

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Kenneth Ho

Founder & Director @ BEAMSTART. Just launched a VC fund to accelerate awesome startups.

BEAMSTART is a Global Community and News Portal for Entrepreneurship. We cover the latest news and bring together a global network of CEOs/founders, Investors, Business Leaders, and Professionals.

 

Download the Community App

Connect with the BEAMSTART Entrepreneurship Community from the palm of your hands. Connect with CEOs/Founders, Investors, Business Leaders, and Professionals. Download below to instantly form partnerships and discover opportunities:

PlayStore ButtonAppStore Button

© 2016 - 2021 BEAMSTART. All Rights Reserved (Legal).