oBike Secures US$45 Million Series B Funding

August 17, 2017

SHAGNGHAI, Aug. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — oBike, Singapore’s first homegrown station-less smart bike-sharing company, announced today its securing of a US$45 million Series B round of funding. Its investors include a leading global transportation platform; Grishin Robotics, a venture capital firm founded by Dmitry Grishin, who is [Read more...]

Taxi Drivers choose Nissan LEAF in Italy

August 16, 2017

Seventy new licenses have been assigned for electric taxis in Florence – 96% of them for Nissan LEAF FLORENCE, Italy – With more zero emission cars on the road, Florence is shaping up to be one of the most advanced Smart Cities in Italy. Last year, the municipality of Florence called a tender notice that involved 70 new electric taxi [Read more...]

Tech Startup Tapping into Ride-sharing Advertising Space

August 15, 2017

Ride-sharing tech firm promises a nationwide play for the right investor A group of San Diego tech entrepreneurs believe with the right partner, their platform will be able to quickly monetise the ride-sharing advertising space.   The Back Seat Advertisement With proven technology, and beta program complete, RIDEPLAY tv is now servicing [Read more...]

Malaysian Bike Taxi Dego Ride-hailing Set to Return

August 14, 2017

Motorcycle taxi service Dego Ride is set to hit the roads again six months after the federal government imposed a ban on its services over safety concerns. Read Bike Taxi Dego Ride Ban marks need to Regulate Ride-Sharing In a Facebook post over the weekend, founder Nabil Feisal Bamadhaj expressed gratitude to deputy transport minister Dato’ [Read more...]