Japan's Sony plans AI-powered taxi-hailing system to take on SoftBank


Sony Corp said on Tuesday it would become the latest blue-chip firm to jockey for position in Japan's taxi and ride-hailing ....

20 February, 2018

Ola orders clean-up drive amid allegations of fraud against top exec

Binu Paul

In a major embarrassment to homegrown taxi aggregator Ola, Yugantar Saikia, the company’s human resources head and chief ....

16 February, 2018

SoftBank, China’s Didi to roll out ride-hailing venture in Japan


China’s Didi Chuxing and SoftBank Group Corp will roll out a venture in Japan later this year to provide ride-hailing services, ....

9 February, 2018

What UberChina's merger with Didi Chuxing means for India

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Uber Technologies Inc.'s decision to exit China after selling its local ride-hailing business to rival Didi Chuxing will make ....

1 August, 2016

Chinese ride-hailing firm Didi Chuxing to acquire Uber's local business

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Uber Technologies Inc., the ride-sharing company with a reputation of slugging it out with rivals and regulators to capture market ....

1 August, 2016