SoftBank funding may spur Uber to re-think tough Southeast Asian market
SoftBank has been a big investor in Uber's rivals across Asia, including Southeast Asia's Grab, China's DiDi Chuxing, and India's Ola, as it works to achieve founder Masayoshi Son's vision of a future driven by artificial intelligence and interconnected devices.
Is Uber a tech or transport firm? Europe’s highest court is about to decide
Judges at the Luxembourg-based court will decide on Wednesday whether Uber provides transport services, online services or a combination of both.
Uber’s losses widen as SoftBank launches bid to buy shares
The San Francisco-based company reported financials to shareholders as part of a f...
Uber innovating to let non-smartphone users also take a ride: Daniel Graf
Graf who is on his first visit to the country, said Uber is investing heavily towards making the trips through the ride sharing app more reliable and affordable.
Lyft raises $1 billion from big new ally in battle with Uber
The funding marks a major shift in Alphabet's allegiances away from Uber, and suggests a tighter pairing of its Waymo autonomous vehicle technology with Lyft's transportation network.
"Burnout culture" fuels sexism at Uber: Huffington
Uber launched an "urgent investigation" early this year after an engineer who worked at the company until late 2016 alleged that her manager made sexual advances
Uber loses another senior figure as European policy chief quits: Report
Burghardt, the head of policy for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, departs after less than two years with the group.
Uber pushed the limits of the law. Now comes the reckoning
US officials are looking into possible bribes, illicit software, questionable pricing schemes and theft of a competitor’s intellectual property.
Uber CEO holds ‘constructive’ talks with London officials
Uber’s new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi flew into London for a Tuesday meeting with Transport for London to try to salvage the company’s business in its market.
Uber boss to meet London transport chief in bid to keep licence
Transport for London (TfL), which runs and regulates the capital's transport system, shocked Uber last month by deeming it unfit to run a taxi service and refusing to renew its licence.
Uber's path to win back London: data, fines and fees
Police have complained that Uber was not disclosing or taking too long to report serious crimes tied to its rides, and London mayor Sadiq Khan backed the decision to pull Uber's license.
Travis Kalanick names 2 directors without consulting Uber board
Company investors are still divided over whether Kalanick should remain on the board and whether he should be allowed to name two other directors.
Travis Kalanick's board appointments widen divisions in Uber
Because of the proposal to reduce voting rights, it is “essential that the full board be in place for proper deliberation to occur,” Kalanick said in a statement.
Tug of war: Uber-Softbank deal has many conflicting objectives
Kalanick and Uber's new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi are in regular contact and Kalanick seems at peace with the fact that the company has a new chief.
Uber CEO to visit UK after licence loss
Uber CEO is flying into London next week for a diplomatic mission with city regulators in hopes of negotiating a deal that prevents the ride-hailing service from being banned in Europe’s largest city.
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