Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Tag Archives: Careem

Careem Is Being Bought By Uber For $3 Billion

DUBAI: If you didn’t see the news, you got the Careem notification. It read that our Dubai-based cab-hailing gem is ‘joining forces with Uber’. The tech industry’s latest collab that’s got everyone talking is Uber x Careem – a collab that happens to be a multi-billion dirham acquisition and the ...

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Dubai government to launch taxi venture with Careem

DUBAI: Dubai’s transport regulator is to launch a new taxi service with Careem, a ride-hailing rival to Uber in the Middle East. The emirate’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) said the deal was the first in the world between a state transport authority and a private sector ride-hailing service, which ...

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Careem, Uber Talks to Merge in Middle East

DUBAI: Careem & Uber are in Talks to merge their ride healing services in the Middle East. It means both the competitors will soon merge together to provide According to Bloomberg, Careem current leaders will manage the new combined business while keeping one or both of the company’s local brands. According ...

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Dubai’s Careem hit by cyber attack affecting 14 million users

DUBAI: Careem, Uber’s main ride-hailing app rival in the Middle East, was hit by a cyber attack that compromised the data of 14 million users, it said on Monday. The company learned of the breach, in which access was gained to a computer system that stored customer and driver account ...

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Pakistani taxi app offers ride with a marriage matchmaker

DUBAI: A Pakistan app-based taxi service has launched an unusual add on, offering passengers the chance to share their ride with a marriage matchmaker. Users in Pakistan woke on Friday to an unexpected notification from Careem – an Uber-like taxi hailing app popular in Muslim countries: Have a ‘rishta aunty’ ...

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Careem appoints Wasim Akram as honorary CEO

LONDON: The Sultan of Swing former Pakistani cricketer Wasim Akram has been appointed Honorary Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Careem Pakistan. Careem Pakistan, in its official announcement, said that the whole team is looking forward to Wasim Akram’s guidance and inspiration as their honorary CEO. “We hope you are just and ...

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