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2:30
24 Oct

Uber to go all-electric in London

The ride-hailing service wants London to be the first city where all its taxis will be electric in 2025, with a clean air fee added to help drivers go green.

1:50
Oct 17, 2018

Uber prioritises rider and driver safety

The e-hailing taxi service rolls out an in-app safety toolkit for both riders and partner-drivers

1:20
Oct 17, 2018

Uber IPO proposals value company at $120bn

The ride-hailing company could be valued at $120 billion when it goes public next year, according to US banks bidding to run the offering.

3:00
Sep 27, 2018

Uber to pay $148m to settle data breach cover-up

In a costly resolution to one of its biggest embarrassments, Uber will pay $148 million for failing to disclose a massive data breach in 2016.

3:00
Sep 6, 2018

Uber 'on track' for IPO in 2019

The ride-hailing company is on schedule to go public next year and has no plans to sell its self-driving car research arm, says CEO Dara Khosrowshahi.

2:20
Aug 24, 2018

Taxify adds feature to help drivers earn more

The Driver Destination feature connects drivers to riders along their daily home and work routes.

3:50
Aug 22, 2018

Uber finally hires CFO, paving way for IPO

Financial services veteran Nelson Chai joins Uber as chief financial officer, an important step in its much-anticipated initial public offering.

3:20
Aug 21, 2018

Uber takes issue with proposed legislation

The e-hailing taxi company voices its concerns regarding the proposed amendments to the National Land Transport Act, including the licensing of drivers.

3:30
Aug 16, 2018

Uber still long way from finding profit

The ride-hailing company narrows its quarterly loss but is far from proving it can be profitable as it gears up to go public in 2019.

2:40
Aug 14, 2018

Kae Systems launches long-distance ride-hailing app

Users can book a large passenger vehicle, such as a bus or minibus taxi, to transport up to 30 people around the country.

1:20
Jul 31, 2018

Uber ups minimum fare charge

The e-hailing taxi service will increase the minimum fare for UberX rides from R20 to R25 in Johannesburg.

3:40
Jul 25, 2018

Uber, Taxify rival expands to WCape, KZN

Metered taxi e-hailing app Emergency Taxi sets up offices in the Western Cape and KwaZulu-Natal.

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