Didi driver stabs passenger following argument

By Tony Xu

Nov 12, 20192 min read The exterior of a Didi building in Beijing on Oct. 30, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Coco Gao)A verified driver on ride-hailing platform Didi registered in the southern Chinese city of Nanjing stabbed his passenger in the arm …

Didi backtracks on Hitch’s gender-based hours

By Chris Udemans

Nov 8, 20191 min read Didi’s booth at WAIC Shanghai on Aug 30, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi)Ride-hailing giant Didi has backtracked on plans to impose gender-specific operating hours when relaunching its carpooling service Hitch later thi…

Geely, Daimler partner on ride-hailing service, Staride

By Jill Shen

Nov 4, 20192 min read Geely and Daimler formed a joint venture in May to offer premium ride-hailing service using Mercedes cars. (Image credit: StaRide)German auto giant Daimler is launching a ride-hailing service in China in partnership with Zhejia…