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Uber plans to raise fares in Saigon to 'support' drivers

The company says the current fares are still too low, despite a hike last year.

Uber defies Philippine suspension order

Uber initially obeyed the order and shut down its app on Tuesday morning but relaunched in the afternoon. 

Saigon airport reins in GrabBike, UberMOTO

Illegal parking and driving on the wrong side of the street near Tan Son Nhat Airport have caught the attention of police. 
August 09, 2017 | 04:16 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's top taxi firm cries foul at Grab, Uber again after 8,000 drivers quit

Such finger-pointing has, however, received little empathy from the pulic, who seem happier with a more cost-effective, reliable service.
July 21, 2017 | 09:42 pm GMT+7

Top Vietnam taxi firm says Uber, Grab driving it out of business

App-based transport services have eaten into the profits of traditional cabs.
July 02, 2017 | 08:02 pm GMT+7

Vietnam bans new carpooling services from Uber, Grab

The authorities say sharing a car with a stranger comes with risks that passengers should not ignore.
June 28, 2017 | 10:32 am GMT+7

Saigon cab firm lodges formal complaint after losing out to Uber, Grab

The plight of traditional taxis has received little sympathy from members of the public, who say they are fed up with unreliable services.
June 22, 2017 | 05:39 pm GMT+7

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns under investor pressure

Kalanick's decision 'was a surprise to everyone', a second Uber spokesman said.
June 21, 2017 | 03:47 pm GMT+7

Vietnam slams brakes on new app-based ride-hailing services

Drivers operating under the radar for companies such as Uber and Grab are flooding the country's mega-cities.
June 16, 2017 | 08:12 pm GMT+7

Rape victim sues Uber for digging into medical records

The lawsuit calls for a jury to decide whether Uber violated the woman's privacy and defamed her, and then award appropriate damages.
June 16, 2017 | 09:34 am GMT+7

Embattled Uber CEO Kalanick to take leave of absence

The pioneering company has been facing pressure to rein in a no-holds-barred management style led by Kalanick and to reform its workplace culture.
June 14, 2017 | 11:42 pm GMT+7

Uber fires engineer at center of trade secret suit

The star engineer was accused of stealing technology from Alphabet's self-driving car unit.
May 31, 2017 | 09:02 am GMT+7

Over 20,000 Vietnamese work as Uber motorbike drivers

The ride hailing company releases business data for the first time, one year after launching its motorbike service in Vietnam.
May 29, 2017 | 01:40 pm GMT+7

Uber driver charged with raping California woman in car

'Nobody should go through what this rider reported to police.'
April 27, 2017 | 11:46 am GMT+7

Uber's ride hailing service is finally legal in Vietnam

The ride-hailing firm has now secured approval from local authorities after two previous rejections.
April 11, 2017 | 02:22 pm GMT+7