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Chinese ride-sharing giant Didi picks Australia for first Western foray

4 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

SYDNEY - Didi Chuxing Technology Co Ltd, the Chinese ride-sharing company which bought the mainland operations of Uber Technologies Inc , said it will begin offering its service this month in Australia, its first foray in a Western country.
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China's Didi Chuxing continues its international expansion with Australia launch

4 monthes ago   |   By TechCrunch

Didi Chuxing, China's dominant ride-hailing company, is continuing its international expansion after it announced plans to launch in Australia this month.
The company - which bought Uber's China business in 2016 - said it will begin serving customers in Melbourne from June 25 following a month-long trial period in Geelong, a neighboring city that's 75km away. The business will be run by a Didi subsidiary in Australia and it plans to offer “a series of welcome packages to both drivers and riders” - aka discounts and promotions, no doubt. It began signing up drivers on June 1, the company...
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China's ride-sharing giant Didi Chuxing is expanding to Australia - Roadshow

4 monthes ago   |   By CNET

The company absorbed Uber China in 2016, and is slowly going global.
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