The startup also looks to use the extra capital to improve its app’s user experience, add new modes of car sharing, support more payment options, and expedite the onboarding and processing of license approvals for new users, Socar Malaysia CEO Leon Foong said.
Currently, advertising opportunities are being offered only on cars, part of a partnership the company signed with CASHurDRIVE Marketing earlier this year, allowing the OOH agency to place advertisements on cars as body wraps across more than 30 cities in India.
With guidance from medical professionals, Didi initially rolled out its protective divider program in a number of cities, including the southern coastal city of Shenzhen, Taiyuan in northern Shanxi province and in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei province.
South Korea restricts ride-hailing to only licensed taxis and bans the use of private cars for the purpose. Tada has been exploiting a rule that allows the rental of chauffer-driven 11-seaters to operate its ride-hailing services, angering the taxi lobby and regulators.