Tag: Uber

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Uber, the delivery and transportation app company, on Monday, May 31, announced the construction of new headquarters in Brazil, in Osasco, São Paulo, in view of the company's "projected growth" over the next few...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The tool, available through Grip Mobility's Sentinel partner app, allows drivers to use their own cell phone camera to record video and audio from inside the vehicle during the whole trip. This feature is being...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - According to the survey, with the growth recorded over last year, Brazil now registers approximately 20% of its adult population - equivalent to 32.4 million people - using some app to work. In February...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - To help its users, mainly during the coronavirus pandemic, Uber launched the Uber Flash service last April, but its operation was limited to a few cities: Belo Horizonte, Porto Alegre, Salvador, São Paulo and Rio...
BRAZIL, RIO DE JANEIRO  – This week Uber is planning to launch its Initial Public Offering (IPO) which is set to be one of the biggest events of 2019 for market investors worldwide. However, many Uber drivers are also...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The percentage of households in Brazil that used the Internet rose from 69.3 percent to 74.9 percent, from 2016 to 2017, according the Brazilian Statistics Institute (IBGE). A survey...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - This coming Saturday, November 24th, MetrôRio, the company running Rio's mass-transit subway system (metro), will introduce a brand new fare card to riders called the "Giro," a prepaid card that...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Starting on Tuesday, May 1st, Rio City Hall will begin imposing a one percent tax on the city's most popular ride-hailing applications, such as Uber, 99, and Cabify, for all...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Brazil’s Chamber of Deputies approved new legislation for transportation apps, such as Uber and Cabify, which will not require automobile to request special license plates but gave local governments...



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