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Uber seeks Hong Kong govt meeting after court defeat

Uber on Wednesday said it was seeking an urgent meeting with Hong Kong's government after drivers working for the company lost a landmark court...

Cecilia Cheung’s mother works as an Uber driver

Hong Kong celebrity Cecilia Cheung's mother was featured in the news after she was reported to be working as an Uber driver. Cheung's mother,...

Uber keeps Asia HQ in Singapore, ditching Hong Kong move

Uber will keep its Asian headquarters in Singapore for now, the ride-hailing giant said Thursday, blaming regulatory uncertainty for thwarting a mooted shift to...

Uber says cutting 3,000 jobs and trimming invesment

Uber on Monday announced it is cutting a quarter of its global workforce and trimming investment to survive the financial hit to its business...

Uber reveals thousands of reported sexual assaults in US

by Julie JAMMOT Ridesharing leader Uber, under fire around the world for its safety record, said it had tallied nearly 6,000 sexual assaults in the...

Transport for London rejects new licence for Uber

London's transport authority on Monday refused to renew an operating licence for the ride-hailing giant Uber because of safety and security concerns. "Transport for London...

Grab to be hit with a fine of RM86 million for abusive practices

Malaysia's competition regulator Malaysia Competition Commission (MyCC) has proposed a fine of more than RM86 million and a daily penalty of RM15,000 against Singapore-based...

Malaysia starts anti-monopoly probe against Grab a year after Uber take over

Singapore-based ride-hailing service Grab is facing an anti-monopoly investigation in Malaysia, a year after it said it will cooperate with authorities on a probe. In July...

American professor sentenced to jail for spitting, kicking and hurling vulgarities at S’pore police

Singapore – American professor Jeffrey David Davis, 53, was sentenced to three months in jail after he threw vulgarities and racial insults at the...

As Bloomberg announces negotiations for Uber to buy Deliveroo, shares of other food delivery...

In late September Bloomberg reported that ride-hailing giant, Uber Technologies, is in talks to purchase Deliveroo, a food delivery company. Deliveroo, which is based in...
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