Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi launches service in Russia

By Jill Shen

China’s biggest ride-hailing platform Didi Chuxing said on Tuesday that it has launched ride-hailing services in the Tatarstan Republic, part of the Russian Federation, as it resumes its global expansion following the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Didi suspends inter-city ride-hailing in Beijing lockdown

By Jill Shen

Chinese ride-hailing platform Didi Chuxing on Monday suspended inter-city transport to and from Beijing only a week after the service resumed in late May, as the capital banned inter-city ride-hailing amid rising Covid-19 cases.

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