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    COVID-19 keeps Uber in red as revenue plunges

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 11:44pm on November 06, 2020

    Uber on Thursday reported that it lost $1.1 billion in the recently ended quarter as the pandemic walloped its ride-hailing business, while boosting its food...

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    Uber, Lyft lose appeal to avoid California labour law

    | Updated at 10:49pm on October 23, 2020

    An appeals court on Thursday rejected a bid by Uber and Lyft to avoid having to continue treating drivers as independent contractors while battling the...

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    Italy probes Uber’s exploit of drivers, including Bangladeshis

    Agence France-Presse. Milan | Updated at 10:48am on October 13, 2020

    Milan prosecutors have submitted a report into practices at food-delivery service Uber Eats in Italy, where a senior manager is accused of exploiting vulnerable migrant...

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    Investors load $500m into Uber’s trucking business

    | Updated at 11:33pm on October 03, 2020

    Uber on Friday said an investment group led by Greenbriar Equity is pumping $500 million into its trucking unit. The preferred stock financing values Uber...

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    Uber starts appeal against loss of London licence

    | Updated at 11:42pm on September 14, 2020

    US ride-hailing giant Uber began an appeal hearing in Britain on Monday after London’s transport authority refused to renew its operating licence on safety grounds...

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    US charges former Uber security chief in hack cover-up

    | Updated at 10:41pm on August 21, 2020

    US prosecutors on Thursday charged Uber’s former security chief with covering up a hack that compromised the personal information of 57 million users and drivers....

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    Court tells Uber, Lyft to classify drivers as employees

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 11:32pm on August 12, 2020

    A California court has given Uber and Lyft until the middle of next week to reclassify drivers as employees in compliance with a new state...

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    Uber, BKash tie up for contactless payment

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:41pm on August 10, 2020

    Ride sharing service Uber and mobile financial service BKash have teamed up to allow riders to pay fares in a contactless, convenient and secure manner...

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    Uber earnings hit hard as pandemic stalls revenue

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 10:34pm on August 07, 2020

    Uber on Thursday reported a $1.8 billion loss in the recently ended quarter as the COVID-19 pandemic caused its shared-ride business revenue to plunge. Overall...

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    Uber to pay Danish fine, avoid legal action

    | Updated at 11:14pm on July 10, 2020

    Uber has agreed to pay a 25 million kroner fine in Denmark to settle claims of breaching local taxi law out of court, Danish police...