The new initiatives are aimed at winning confidence in India from users who reside in small towns and have limited internet or smartphone access.
Drivers working with Ola and Uber organized strikes this year across major metros in India.
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Apart from announcing odd-even as a measure to control pollution, the Delhi government said that it will ensure that there is no surge pricing by Ola and Uber during next week
Taxi-hailing firm Uber on Thursday said it will not levy dynamic or surge pricing during the odd-even car rule implementation in Delhi next week.
This is the second such complaint coming against cab-hailing services from Mumbai
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Ola announced that Microsoft will be preferred cloud provider and will use Microsoft Azure to power Ola Play, the company’s existing connected in-car entertainment platform
Ride hailing app Ola today announced a global partnership with tech giant Microsoft for building a new-age 'connected vehicle platform' for car manufacturers worldwide.
The company has also launched a television commercial (TVC) campaign that reinforces the popular public opinion of Ola Autos being synonymous with Auto Rickshaws across the country
After the post went viral, Ola reversed the charge and also offered to send samosas to his house
The company, which suffered a massive drop in market share with the entry of Uber and Ola in 2012-14 period, is now expanding its fleet to take on the heavily funded rivals.
The round has however not closed yet and the company is expected to raise another USD 1 billion more, the cab-aggregator said in a statement.
Two-wheeler taxis are becoming a source of full-time jobs in India for courier delivery boys who are graduating to become 'bike taxi drivers'.
According to a statement by Ola, the driver partner, Yashwant Galande (27) reached to pick up his customer around 8 am who turned out to be an expecting mother.
The fresh round of investment has pegged the Bangalore-based start-up's valuation at more than USD 3.8 billion.
The lobby group is likely to have representatives of Flipkart, Ola, MakeMyTrip, Quikr, and Hike Messenger who are expected to push for policies favoring domestic companies.
In a tweet, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) said that it has approved share subscription in ANI Technologies by Copper Technology.
Algorithms of online taxi aggregators do not take into account the registration plates before calculating fares. The state of UP, for instance, never collects entry tax on its cabs, but it is collected from passengers as a Rs 100 'surcharge' by firms...
The premier service will have the best-rated Uber drivers, who have completed at least 1,000 lifetime trips and have repeatedly been acknowledged by riders, the company said.
Even though Softbank failed to merge Snapdeal and Flipkart last month, it will continue to explore consolidation among other portfolio companies.
As the situation worsened, social media was rife with the ire of distressed Mumbaikars who found themselves stranded in the rain as cab prices surged by at least three times their average.
Ola commuters will now have easy access to a vast array of LIVE TV options across categories such as news, music, and general entertainment through YuppTV on Ola Play, a release said.
Cab hailing firm Uber Technologies on Tuesday announced insurance coverage for its driver partners in partnership with insurance firm ICICI Lombard
Ola has also made multiple presentations to Karnataka IT minister Priyank Kharge to extend the e-vehicle services to the state.