Ola top executive Arun Srinivas quits
Srinivas’s exit follows that of Nitin Gupta, CEO of Ola Financial Services and Sanjiv Saddy, senior vice president, policy and government affairs at Ola.
Ola partners PhonePe to expand payment options for riders
The partnership will allow customers to use all of PhonePe's payment instruments, i...
Mobility firms Ola, Zoomcar may downsize fleet as rides thin out
Zoomcar owns more than 10,000 cars that customers rent on a self-drive basis...
Ola to provide protective screens, fumigation for partner autorickshaws
Ola is committed to investing in this category and ensuring the hygiene protocols and screens are being used across more than 120 cities where Ola Autos operate
Ola adds in-app tipping feature for driver partners globally
Ola's rival Uber had introduced the tipping feature over two years ago and in January this year, it had added the feature in India as well.
Chinese-funded unicorns like Paytm, Ola face users' ire
Most of these mobile applications have seen over the last one week increasing comments and lowest possible ratings from consumers.
Ola electric mobility goes on hiring spree
Ola Electric Mobility (OEM) recently onboarded Vithal Acharya as its new human resources head and plans to hire at least half a dozen more senior executives in the coming months, said people aware of the matter.
Bounce lays off 130 workers as Covid-19 hits mobility business
The mobility business globally has been one of the worst-hit due to the spread of the virus.
NCLAT dismisses plea seeking probe against Ola and Uber on price fixing
The NCLAT observed that the allegations against the cab aggregators had no substance.
How sharing economy companies are reinventing to survive the Covid crisis
Cab companies are selling self-drive options instead of car pools. Some are expanding services from transporting passengers to moving packages.
Ola commits Rs 500 cr for safe mobility initiatives for riders, driver-partners
The company has set up a network of over 500 fumigation centres across the country at various hotspots and airports to enable mandatory fumigation for all vehicles every 48 hours.
Ola fires 1,400, says revenues plunge 95% in two months
Ola — backed by global marquee investors including SoftBank, Tiger Global, Tencent, and Steadview Capital—employs about 4,000 people in its Indian operations. It was valued at around $6 billion during its last funding round in September.
Lockdown 4.0: Uber, Ola resume services in more cities
"In compliance with Lockdown 4.0 guidelines by the Government, Uber is resuming services across more cities in India. Riders will constantly be notified with further information and the status of specific cities through our app," it said in a blogpost.
COVID-19 impact: OLA to lay off 1400 employees as lockdown hits revenues
Ride-hailing major OLA has decided to lay off 1,400 employees amid the coronavirus crisis. Outlining the severe impact of the pandemic on th...
PolicyBazaar arm cuts over 1,500 jobs
Owing to the coronavirus impact, other unicorns and large startups like Oyo, Curefit, Swiggy, Ola, and Zomato too have had to cut their team sizes by 10-30%, while some have placed additional staff on furloughs.
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