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Travellers can now book Grab on Booking.com’s app – and IMs to drivers will be translated to the local language

The service will be available in 43 languages and currencies, and will have an auto-translate messaging platform.

65% of all startup funding in SEA goes to Singapore: 2019 Google report

Singapore also has the highest number of potential unicorns.
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi.

A major update is coming to Uber’s app, and the company’s CEO says it wants to be ‘the operating system of your life’

At an event on Thursday, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi unveiled the new vision for the ride-hailing giant, including a major overhaul of its app.
You can apply to become a Lyft driver through the Lyft app.

How to apply to become a Lyft driver, even if you don’t have your own car

To become a Lyft driver, you need to complete an application and go through a background check, but you can rent a car directly from Lyft.
You can use the Uber app to schedule rides far in advance of when you'll need them.

How to schedule an Uber ride days or weeks in advance, or cancel a scheduled ride if you no longer need it

You can schedule an Uber ride days or weeks in advance so you're prepared for a coming trip. Here's how to schedule an Uber or cancel a scheduled one.

There are 2 areas where Uber’s competitors could leave the ride-hailing giant in the dust

Europe and Latin America could be a good place for competitors to steal some of Uber's market share, analysts at HSBC say.

Grab prices are surging in Malaysia as expected – here’s what the company says you should do

One Twitter user said fares had increased by 65 per cent.
A view of the gridlock near the Museum of Science and Industry where Uber held a driver-appreciation party on Monday.

Uber threw an appreciation party for drivers in Chicago and so many people showed up, cars were driving on the wrong side of the road to get through t...

Each driver was allowed to bring three guests to the event at Chicago's Museum of Science and Industry on Monday. Many more showed up.

90% of Singaporeans say in-car cameras can protect drivers and passengers – and most who agree think they should record both audio and video

64% of Singaporeans agreed that taxis, private hire cars and limousines should be allowed to install in-vehicle cameras.
Dara Khosrowshahi, CEO of Uber, which saw its shares fall nearly 8% on their first day of trading.

Sure, Uber didn’t leave any money on the table, but its IPO was nothing to celebrate and it could haunt the company and its execs for years to c...

Uber's debut on the public markets was a disappointment to the company and investors. But it could end up being costly too.