China’s Didi Chuxing is reopening its carpooling service this month. Photo: Reuters

Didi Chuxing blasted over curfew on women using relaunched Hitch service

  • UberPool-like service will restart this month on a trial basis after two women passengers were killed in 2018
  • But female passengers will not be able to arrange rides after 8pm
Topic |   China Society

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China’s Didi Chuxing is reopening its carpooling service this month. Photo: Reuters
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The logo of ride hailing company Didi Chuxing is seen on a car door at the IEEV New Energy Vehicles Exhibition in Beijing, China October 18, 2018. Photo: Reuters

Chinese ride hailing giant Didi to resume car-pooling service after year-long halt over safety concerns

  • Didi has removed about 306,000 drivers from its platform since August last year, or one in every 100 registered drivers as of 2018
Topic |   Didi Chuxing

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The logo of ride hailing company Didi Chuxing is seen on a car door at the IEEV New Energy Vehicles Exhibition in Beijing, China October 18, 2018. Photo: Reuters
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