• Didi, the ride-sharing giant of China, is coming to North America

    5 days ago - By The Verge

    Didi Chuxing, the Chinese ride-hail behemoth, plans to expand to Mexico next year, according to Reuters. It would be the company's first international expansion and could signal a new phase of competition with Uber, which sold its Chinese business to Didi in 2016 after a lengthy and expensive battle.
    Didi is the second-most valued, privately owned firm in the world after Uber. Its decision to begin recruiting drivers and offering rides in Mexico will surely be seen as shot across Uber's bow at a time when the company has been seen reeling from a series of self-inflicted scandals.
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  • Exclusive: Uber's Chinese rival Didi Chuxing to enter Mexico next year - sources

    Exclusive: Uber's Chinese rival Didi Chuxing to enter Mexico next year - sources

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    MEXICO CITY/SAN FRANCISCO - Didi Chuxing, China's ride-hailing behemoth, plans to expand into Mexico next year, intensifying its global rivalry with Uber, according to two sources familiar with the plans.
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