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.
Uber has sold its self-driving technology unit to Aurora Technologies, but the two companies will work in partnership on autonomous development.
Uber, the ride hailing technology company, has said it will invest £200 million to help drivers switch to electric vehicles (EV).
Uber will continue to operate in London for another 18 months at least after winning its appeal against Transport for London (TfL).
Innisfil in Ontario has teamed up with Uber to offer residents flat rate rides to popular destinations.
Ride hailing platform Bolt has opened a hub for drivers in Chiswick, west London, amid growing demand from drivers and passengers.
A cross-continental coalition of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) is asking the taxi and ride sharing industry to commit to switching to 100% "clean rides" by 2025.
StreetDrone, the autonomous solutions company, has said the industry needs to tighten its scope on specific projects rather than looking for “one-size-fits-all solutions”.