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Police crack down on Uber, Grab drivers at Saigon airport

At this point, there're just too many service cars in Saigon and the ride-hailing apps are taking the blame.

New CEO says Uber Vietnam will not be distracted by criticism

Traditional taxi firms have been protesting against Uber and Grab, accusing the ride-hailing apps of unfair ...

Vietnamese motorbike taxis disguising themselves as Grab, Uber drivers to con clients

The tricksters are working in gangs and beat anyone who steps on their turf, according to one xe om driver.
October 19, 2017 | 03:27 pm GMT+7

Uber files appeal against London ban

The company came under scrutiny in Britain after it emerged that dozens of rape and sexual assault claims.
October 13, 2017 | 05:49 pm GMT+7

Uber Vietnam fills vacated CEO position

The Australian replacement has worked in management positions for the ride-hailing firm for two years.
October 13, 2017 | 02:15 pm GMT+7

Can traditional taxis survive the onslaught of ride-hailing apps in Vietnam?

Seemingly priced out of the game, drivers, passengers and experts discuss the fate of local cab firms.   
October 10, 2017 | 08:01 pm GMT+7

Uber competitor hits Paris roads with Chinese help

Like Uber, Taxify operates via a smartphone app, allowing users to book rides and pay for them without using cash.
October 05, 2017 | 05:16 pm GMT+7

Uber Vietnam CEO leaves post, reasons unknown

The company had to pay nearly $3 million in back-taxes and fines last month, but it is unclear if this had any bearing on the decision.
October 03, 2017 | 10:24 am GMT+7

British PM May calls Uber's London ban 'disproportionate'

'I want to see a level playing field. I think a blanket ban is disproportionate.' 
September 29, 2017 | 08:39 am GMT+7

Uber threatens to leave Quebec over new ride-sharing rules

'We are going to have to cease our operations in Quebec on October 14.'
September 27, 2017 | 08:43 am GMT+7

Uber stripped of London licence, CEO tweets 'pls work w/us'

Uber said it will contest the decision.
September 23, 2017 | 08:59 am GMT+7

Saigon slams the brakes on Uber, Grab expansion plans

There are now too many cabs for the city to handle, thanks to the two ride-hailing firms.
September 22, 2017 | 06:38 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese taxi giant launches Facebook booking service to fight Grab, Uber

Will instant messaging save Vinasun from the dog-eat-dog competition?
September 19, 2017 | 05:59 pm GMT+7

Gliding on rivers, SeaBubbles could be 'Uber of the water'

French start-up SeaBubbles wants to put taxis on major cities' waterways.
August 25, 2017 | 02:39 pm GMT+7

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.
August 20, 2017 | 02:09 pm GMT+7