John Zimmer in Beijing to lay out Didi-Lyft…

[caption id="attachment_5991" align="aligncenter" width="500"] John Zimmer, Lyft CEO. From Baidu Images[/caption] Lyft CEO John Zimmer said in an interview in Beijing on Wednesday that Didi and Lyft’s new feature to connect users with cabs in…

China Merchants Bank invests in Didi Kuaidi to…

[caption id="attachment_5760" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Jean Liu, president of Didi Kuaidi. By Catherine Lai[/caption] Jean Liu, president of Didi Kuaidi, the Chinese ride-hailing giant, announced a strategic partnership with China Merchants Bank (CMB) today in Beijing,…

Didi carpool orders for Chinese Lunar New Year…

Didi Shunfengche, the carpooling service from China’s largest ride-hailing platform Didi Kuaidi, announced that it has received over 580,000 cross-city orders for Lunar New Year trips from January 11 to January 23, with an order…

Top 5 takeaways from Didi Kuadi’s “China Urban…

  [caption id="attachment_5653" align="aligncenter" width="548"] Photo from Baidu Images[/caption] 2015 was a year that saw explosive demand for ride-hailing in China. Didi Kuaidi, now the biggest ride-hailing platform in China, claimed in January 2016 that…

Authorities in Guangzhou to crack down on private…

[caption id="attachment_5591" align="aligncenter" width="700"] From Baidu Images.[/caption] Uber’s office in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou announced that it will ban cars licensed outside the city following orders from local authorities, Chinese newspaper Guangzhou Daily…

Uber strikes back against Didi’s heavy discounts for…

[caption id="attachment_3760" align="aligncenter" width="600"] From Baidu.[/caption] Uber China has re-launched its “People's Uber" car-pooling service as “People’s Uber+” in Beijing and is now offering a 50% discount to attract users, NetEase reports on Thursday. The…

10 things you may not know about China’s…

Did you know that the CEO of China’s ride-hailing giant, Cheng Wei is the youngest among Chinese unicorn startup founders? Here are 10 things you may not know about Uber China's top rival. [caption id="attachment_5035"…