NEWSWORTHY

SoftBank and DiDi start taxi-hailing service in Osaka

Business / Corporate Sep 27, 2018

SoftBank and DiDi start taxi-hailing service in Osaka

A joint venture between SoftBank Corp. and China's DiDi Chuxing launched a taxi-hailing service in Osaka Prefecture on Thursday. The service, operated by DiDi Mobility Japan Corp. and accessible using a free smartphone app, is aimed at visitors to Japan and others. Under the service, potential ...

World Jul 22, 2018

Gunmen shoot 11 taxi drivers dead in South Africa ambush

Gunmen shot dead 11 taxi drivers returning to Johannesburg from the funeral of a colleague in Kwa-Zulu Natal on Saturday, a police spokesman said Sunday. The drivers, who were members of the Gauteng taxi association, were in a minibus driving along the R74 when unknown ...