Protests by taxi drivers in Colombia turn violent: arrests and injuries in Bogota.
Ride-hailing giant Uber has sold its Southeast Asia service to rival operator Grab. The sale ends a lengthy battle for market share in the region. The Uber CEO will get a seat on the board of Grab.
Silicon Valley slowly erodes the taxi industry. Despite being a New York novelty, the livelihood of yellow cabs is threatened by ridesharing apps like Uber and Lyft, having a major impact on professional drivers.
A Brazlian tourist has died of a heart attack after being stuck in a traffic jam caused by a blockade by taxi drivers. Vehicles were backed up for several kilometers on the road to Chile's Santiago International Airport.
The ride-hailing app has lost the latest round of its battle with two drivers who claim they should get the minimum wage. As it readies further appeals to the ruling, Uber could face more legal action.
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