Sunday, May 19, 2019
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SoftBank Group Corp Chairman and CEO Masayoshi Son speaks during their joint news conference with Toyota Motor Corp President Akio Toyoda in Tokyo

Toyota, SoftBank in First-Ever Alliance, Target Self-Driving Car Services

By Naomi Tajitsu and Sam Nussey TOKYO (Reuters)  Toyota Motor Corp and SoftBank Group Corp are teaming up to develop self-driving car services, signaling deepening alliances...
A taxi operated by Fuji Taxi Group bearing an Uber Japan ad is pictured in Nagoya

Uber Launches Taxi-Hailing App in Japan’s Nagoya

TOKYO (Reuters)  Uber Technologies on Thursday said it would launch a taxi-hailing app for taxis operating in Nagoya, as the U.S. firm tries to expand...
The logo of Uber is pictured during the presentation of their new security measures in Mexico City

Brazil Uber Driver Accused of Kicking Out Blind Woman

By Marcelo Rochabrun SAO PAULO (Reuters) A blind woman said an Uber driver abruptly left her on the side of a Rio de Janeiro street last...
A Taxify car drives in Tallinn

Uber Rival Taxify Bets on Motorcycles and Rickshaws in East Africa

By Omar Mohammed NAIROBI (Reuters) Taxify, an Estonian ride-hailing company aiming to take on Uber in emerging markets, will invest millions of euros in East...
Taxis block a section of the main avenue Paseo de la Castellana in Madrid

Spain Taxi Drivers end Uber Strike after License Limits Agreed

By Pablo Rodero MADRID (Reuters)  Spanish taxi drivers ended a six-day strike late on Wednesday after the government agreed to set tough limits on licenses for...
Amazon SVP of worldwide operations Clark speaks during a press conference announcing's new program to help entrepreneurs build businesses delivering Amazon packages in Seattle

Amazon Wants to Foster Small Independent Delivery Fleets

By Jane Lanhee Lee SEATTLE (Reuters) Inc on Wednesday said it would offer incentives to entice entrepreneurs to set up their own small package-delivery businesses...