EghtesadOnline: Tehran Municipality took Iran E-Commerce Union to court on Monday over “illegally” issuing permits to local ride-hailing companies Snapp and Tap30.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran Municipality has filed a lawsuit against Iran E-Commerce Union, arguing that the latter has illegally issued permits to online taxi firms like Snapp and Tap30, and demanding the revocation of their permits.
EghtesadOnline: Tap30, the second most popular ride-hailing app in Iran, is planning to connect its security system directly to the police for improving the safety of passengers.
EghtesadOnline: Sensitive data on thousands of Iranian drivers working with ride-hailing firm TAP30 was left unsecure in a publicly available database, a cyber threat intelligence expert discovered.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s ride-hailing firm TAP30 has signed a $7.3 million investment agreement with two subsidiaries of Bank Saman.
EghtesadOnline: The National Competition Council says it will introduce a new mechanism for overseeing operations of ride-hailing services.
EghtesadOnline: Drivers of ride-hailing services like Snapp and Tap30 are exempted from paying tax for now, the director of Iranian National Tax Administration told reporters on August 20.
EghtesadOnline: The outgoing Telecoms Minister Mahmoud Vaezi, has called for addressing the “unclear status” of taxing online businesses like the ride-hailing apps, Snapp and Tap30.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s major ride-hailing companies have started expanding their range of services, each offering something “genuine” in the unending hunt for a bigger share of the pie.
EghtesadOnline: The Tehran Taxi Organization has come up with its old rhetoric against ride-hailing services now saying that cabbies registered with the organization are not allowed to simultaneously work for Tap30 and Snapp — two major players in Iran’s ride-hailing sector.