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Didi Speeds Up Globalization To Take On Uber

Until recently, the competition between Didi Chuxing (former Didi Kuaidi) and Uber was mainly focused on China’s mobile transportation market. It seems that China’s leading ride-hailing service intends to escalate the ride-hailing war by opening up a new battlefield in Uber’s homeland: the U.S. On Tuesday, Didi Chuxing announced the launch of the public beta version […]

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Didi Kuaidi Steps Up Globalization With Investment In Indian Ridesharing App Ola

Didi Kuaidi, Uber’s dominant Chinese rival, today confirmed it has made an investment in India’s top ride-hailing app Ola. The company joins a slew of Ola’s existing investors, including Falcon Edge, GIC, Tiger Global Management and Softbank in supporting the company’s continued expansion in India. The news comes from Didi Kuaidi, which did not specify the funding […]

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3 ways Didi’s big data is improving China’s traffic

Didi, the Chinese ride-hailing giant, is looking for ways build up its big data and artificial intelligence capabilities. While widening its global presence with its partners, the company is also deepening its big data technology and artificial intelligence capabilities to become a global leader in smart transportation and automotive technology. The Beijing-based company raised $5.5 […]