Disclaimer: We may earn a commission if you make any purchase by clicking our links. Please see our detailed guide here.

Follow us on:

Google News
Whatsapp

Ola plans to take on Uber in London from early 2020

Moupiya Dutta
Moupiya Dutta
She finds it interesting to learn and analyze society. she keeps herself updated, emphasizing technology, social media, and science. She loves to pen down her thoughts, interested in music, art, and exploration around the globe.

Join the Opinion Leaders Network

Join the Techgenyz Opinion Leaders Network today and become part of a vibrant community of change-makers. Together, we can create a brighter future by shaping opinions, driving conversations, and transforming ideas into reality.

Ola plans to have its service available in London from January 2020. The Indian firm, which entered portions of the UK last year, has started to sign up drivers in London ahead of the launch in the city.

At a time when Uber has lost the license to operate in London, its rival Ola has begun registering licensed drivers in London as it prepares to launch its ride-hailing service in the UK capital in the coming weeks. With this, the company said on Tuesday that over 50,000 licensed drivers will now be assured that they can continue to provide mobility services in London. Drivers can initiate their registration on the Ola app.

Today, we are inviting the tens of thousands of PHV (private hire vehicle) drivers across London to register themselves on the Ola platform, as we prepare to launch in the city in the coming weeks. We have built a robust mobility platform for London, which is fully compliant with TfL’s (Transport for London) high standards – Simon Smith, Head of International, Ola.

Simon Smith, who heads Ola’s international operations, said the firm’s mobility platform is “fully compliant” with TfL’s standards. The Indian company, on its part, could not have made it clearer that it was doing everything Uber supposedly didn’t. Ola currently has more than 2 million drivers on its platform and has a presence in over 250 Indian cities.

Recomended

Partner With Us

Digital advertising offers a way for your business to reach out and make much-needed connections with your audience in a meaningful way. Advertising on Techgenyz will help you build brand awareness, increase website traffic, generate qualified leads, and grow your business.

Power Your Business

Solutions you need to super charge your business and drive growth

More from this topic