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Latest News on Ride Hailing

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.

REUTERS.COMMay 01, 2021

After over $1b in profit, China's ride-hailing giant DiDi plans to make its own cars

DiDi is laying the groundwork to become China's largest vehicle ecosystem.

Alfred LeeApr 08, 2021

AirAsia plans to offer ride-hailing services similar to Grab and Gojek

AirAsia posted a record loss of $570 million for Q4 2020 after revenues fell by 92%

Rajitha ReddyMar 30, 2021

China ride-hailing giant DiDi is now testing credit payment terms for its services

Credit payment terms provides more flexibility for DiDi's customers in China.

Rajitha ReddyDec 21, 2020

Uber looking to sell some of its $6.3 billion stake in China's ride hailing Didi Chuxing

Uber is beginning to sell some of its investments to increase its stock price

Alfred LeeSep 21, 2020

GrabKitchen launched in Singapore

As part of Grab’s 2020 expansion strategy, the ride-hailing giant in Southeast Asia has launched its first cloud kitchen in Singapore.

Ismawati AsmatJan 09, 2020

China’s Caocao launches trial service in Paris

Chinese ride-hailing platform Caocao launched its trial service in Paris last week.

Ismawati AsmatJan 07, 2020

MVLLABS secured $5 million in Series A funding round — looks to grow its mobility ecosystem

Its ride-hailing service TADA is the first blockchain-based in the world.

Syamil FaisalDec 04, 2019

Indonesia's Gojek will be launched in Malaysia and Philippines in 2020.

The ride-hailing giant is aggressively expanding regionally.

Ismawati AsmatNov 04, 2019

Laos ride-hailing app Loca to be featured at the Mekong Innovation conference in Thailand

LOCA was selected to present its final pitch at Mekong Innovative Startups in Tourism (MIST).

Syamil FaisalOct 07, 2019

Grab to end power struggle through deal with rival Uber

Grab, the largest ride hailing service in Southeast Asia, is poised to take over much of Uber’s operations in the region, putting an end to a costly struggle for market dominance

BEAMSTARTMar 09, 2018

Uber's Q3 deficit stretches to $1.46 billion

Uber's Q3 losses expanded as the on-demand ride-hailing giant go through legal issues and deals with regulative investigation around the world

BEAM TeamNov 29, 2017

Graphic design marketplace 99designs hits profitability 9 years after launch

With the gig economy permeating industries from ride-hailing to home-sharing and food delivery, it’s easy to forget about one of the first companies to build its business around a flexible for-hire workforce.

BEAM TeamOct 26, 2017

Grab’s Anthony Tan on his unforgettable meeting with Masayoshi Son, brotherhood with Didi

Tan says the relationships he’s treasured over the years have helped him take his ride-hailing company to where it is today.

BEAM TeamMay 26, 2017

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