Waymo, formerly the Google self-driving car project, has partnered with Geely’s Zeekr electric vehicle (EV) brand to develop an autonomous ride hailing vehicle.
The global ride-hailing market fell by 59% in the first half of 2020 as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to ABI Research.
Transport for London (TfL) is providing 1.5 million face masks and 30,000 bottles of Dettol hand sanitiser to the taxi and private hire industry.
This DfT commissioned report looks at barriers for using shared mobility, factors driving demand and the potential impacts on traditional modes of transport.
Ola, the ride hailing company, has launched a new mobility service aimed specifically at corporate UK customers after it saw demand double in the last four weeks.
Ride hailing platform Bolt has opened a hub for drivers in Chiswick, west London, amid growing demand from drivers and passengers.