Shanghai government cracks down on unlicensed vehicles in…

Ride-hailing platforms including Didi Chuxing, Uber China, Yidao Yongche and UCAR were each fined RMB 100,000 (USD 15,210) respectively, executive team of the Shanghai Municipal Transportation Commission (SMTC) told China's digital news outlet The Paper…

LeEco-backed Yidao claims to have surpassed Uber China

After Uber China’s and Didi’s latest financing, Chinese ride-hailing company Yidao announced the result of their cooperation with Chinese tech giant LeEco in Beijing on Tuesday. Yidao said that they wanted to become an ecosystem.…

Didi releases key data for its enterprise edition

China’s ride-hailing market-leader Didi Kuaidi announced on Wednesday that it now has nearly 15,000 enterprise users, among whom 5,000 contribute over 100,000 orders per day. According to the report, the enterprise users are in more…

Didi Kuaidi raises another USD 1 billion to…

[caption id="attachment_2470" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo from Didi Kuaidi[/caption] Didi Kuaidi has received at least USD one billion in commitments for a new financing round, says Bloomberg, citing an anonymous source. AllChinaTech reached out to Didi…

Uber and Alipay to launch cross-border payment solution…

[caption id="attachment_3608" align="aligncenter" width="500"] From Baidu Images.[/caption] Uber China on Monday announced a partnership with Alibaba-backed Ant Financial to offer a cross-border payment solution to Uber riders from mainland China taking trips overseas. The service…

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 China confirms USD 2 billion from multiple…

[caption id="attachment_5510" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Uber's Travis Kalanick (Photo by Wendy Tang)[/caption] Uber China confirmed on Thursday the ride-hailing firm has received nearly USD two billion from Chinese investors without disclosing exact amounts from individual investors.…

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…