Jun 18, 2019

Bolt for Business launches in SA

The ride-hailing platform, formerly known as Taxify, adds a service that competes with Uber for Business.

Mar 27, 2019

Bolt readies SA food delivery service

The ride-hailing platform formerly known as Taxify will launch its food delivery service in Cape Town in the next few months.

Mar 7, 2019

Taxify changes name to Bolt

The ride-hailing platform is changing its name to Bolt and introducing a new logo from today.

Nov 22, 2018

Taxify expands to four SA coastal towns

The ride-hailing service expands its operations to four South African coastal towns after receiving a funding boost from Daimler AG.

Oct 3, 2018

Taxify takes on East London and Polokwane streets

The e-hailing taxi company is expanding its services in South Africa to include cities East London and Polokwane.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Jun 19, 2018

Uber, Taxify drivers demand higher percentage split

Drivers from the e-hailing companies took to the streets yesterday to protest lower income margins due to rising fuel prices.

Jun 4, 2018

Home-grown taxi app to rival Uber, Taxify

The Hailer transport app prepares to make its debut, bringing more competition to SA's already hotly contested e-hailing and cab services market.

Apr 4, 2018

Taxify integrates safety button for drivers

The ride e-hailing app, in partnership with emergency-assist organisation Namola, gives drivers a quick in-app way to contact emergency services.

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