FlexClub unlocks vehicle leasing for on-demand SA workers
The local vehicle hiring marketplace signs global partnerships to provide an alternative to vehicle purchasing for customers and e-hailing partner drivers.
DiDi SA ramps up expansion plans after Gauteng launch
The Chinese multinational ride-hailing service prepares its nationwide expansion across SA, after launching in three provinces.
Ride-hailing firm DiDi expands services to Gauteng
The ride-hailing company readies to bring its service to SA’s economic hub, announcing launch plans for Johannesburg, Pretoria and Ekurhuleni on 23 August.
Mobility fintech Moove raises R335m
The company plans to expand its operations and democratise vehicle ownership in SA, Nigeria and Ghana following its latest funding round.
DiDi invites Gauteng drivers to join partner network
The Chinese-based ride-hailing service begins recruitment of partner drivers in Johannesburg and Pretoria.
Gauteng transport brings mediator on board in e-hailing dispute
The Gauteng Department of Roads and Transport appoints a mediator to help resolve the dispute between Uber, Bolt and their driver partners.
New ride-hailing player debuts in SA amid fierce competition
Home-grown ride-hailing company NextNow takes on rivals, promising the most competitive prices amid intense competition in the market.
E-hailing firm DiDi seeks drivers, readies low-cost service
The Chinese-based ride-hailing firm is on a recruitment drive as part of its expansion to Cape Town, and is preparing to introduce a low-cost service.
Drivers demand Uber put ‘exploitative’ low-cost service on hold
Uber driver partners want the e-hailing company to halt the newly-launched low-cost UberGo service, saying it will significantly slash their earnings.
Volvo, DiDi sign pact to boost robotaxi operations
Under the agreement, Volvo will provide DiDi with XC90 cars equipped with necessary backup systems for functions such as steering and braking.
Huawei sees uptick in local usage of app gallery
The Chinese telecoms manufacturer counts 2.8 million South Africans as monthly active users of its AppGallery mobile app store.