Careem launches delivery service as it nears closing a massive round

The ride-hailing giant Careem  is now in the delivery business as the company seeks new verticals in its ever-increasing fight against other services in the Middle East, including Uber. Starting with food delivery in Dhabi and Jeddah, the company sees the delivery service, called Careem Now, expanding to pharmaceuticals. according to a report by Reuters. Careem is investing …

Uber has agreed to sell its Southeast Asia business to rival Grab

After weeks of speculation, Uber has concluded a deal that will see it sell its business in Southeast Asia to local rival Grab. The company plans to announce the agreement this coming week and potentially as soon as Monday, two sources have confirmed to TechCrunch. Full details of the arrangement aren’t fully clear at this point, but …

MAKE MORE MONEY ON YOUR UBER OR LYFT SIDE HUSTLE WITH MYSTRO

…The app, conceived by a former driver, Herb Coakley, now the founder and CEO of the company, stated that about two years ago while taking a break from his Hollywood career, he decided to pursue a tech idea after becoming an Uber and Lyft driver. Wanting to accept more rides, Coakley put the idea into motion and was …

Rideshare Drivers Flocking to On-Demand Economy, Poll Shows

…The on-demand economy, according to TheOnDemandEconomy.org, is defined as the economic activity created by digital marketplaces that fulfill consumer demand with immediate access to goods and services. …The poll shows that nearly eight-in-10 rideshare drivers have signed up with two or more services, and we’re not just talking about Uber and Lyft. …The poll also …