Uber is in talks to back African vehicle-financing start-up Moove in a funding round of as much as $100-million.
Uber rival Bolt has launched Bolt Send, a same-day parcel delivery service, in Johannesburg’s northern suburbs.
Uber has launched an electric motorbike service in Kenya, its first in Africa.
Uber Eats has encouraged drivers not to take unnecessary risks, but to report problems immediately if they feel threatened.
The Competition Commission has taken aim at Uber Eats and Mr D Food, imposing strict new rules on the firms.
Uber has pledged to eliminate carbon emissions and “unnecessary” plastic waste from its growing delivery business by 2040.
Uber Technologies has launched international and domestic flight bookings on the UK version of its app.
Mark MacGann, the whistle-blower behind the so-called Uber Files, said the company’s business model is still “absolutely” unsustainable.
Uber Technologies is launching a dedicated advertising arm in a push to cash in on a captive audience and tap the higher-margin revenue stream.
Uber attempted to lobby politicians and flouted laws in efforts to expand globally, according to newspaper reports based on leaked documents.