Shenzhen government will include bike rental violations on Didi’s credit score

Shenzhen’s local government has said Didi’s recent illegal deployments of Didi Bike (青桔单车) and Street Rabbit E-bike (our translation, 街兔电单车) will be marked on the company’s credit score (诚信记录 chéngxìnjìlù), and related departments will follow up based on the city’s management policies. Since May 15, nearly 9,000 Didi Bikes and Street Rabbit E-bikes had been seized, […]

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DiDi to suspend night Hitch, could audio record every single journey

DiDi has announced a range of measures to improve passenger safety, days after the ride hail platform suspended its intercity car-pooling service Hitch (顺风车) after the alleged murder of a passenger by her driver. As well as new features such as daily and per-trip facial recognition approval of drivers, Didi is consulting the public on […]

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Didi is suspending ride-hitching service after murder of a passenger

Didi Chuxing is suspending its Hitch service (顺风车) for a week for “rectification”, the company said in a statement shared with TechNode. Didi also released new details regarding the investigation progress: “Our investigation found out that the driver account belongs to the suspect’s father who has passed the full verification process, criminal background screening, the […]

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