As per report, Uber's growth in bookings for various services rose just six percent in the Q3, which is third quarter in a row for single digit growth from previous year.
The company said it had a 6 percent growth in bookings for ride sharing and delivery services. By early 2018, however, growth slid into single digits. That trailed the second-quarter year-over-year revenue increase of 63 percent. Under the chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi, who took over from Kalanick, Uber has also retreated from some markets where it has suffered losses. Gross bookings - the amount before paying drivers - rose 34 percent, to $12.7 billion. That means Uber expects businesses like Eats, scooters, bikes and freight to contribute to be more of Uber's business, which requires Uber to invest heavily in those businesses.
Some reports suggest that the global ridesharing giant is considering speeding up its plans for an initial public offering to the first half of 2019, rather than the second half of the year.
An investment by SoftBank that closed in January, which gave the Japanese investor a 15 percent stake in Uber, included a provision that requires Uber to file for an IPO by September 30 of next year, or the company risks allowing restrictions on shareholder stock transfers to expire. Last month, Uber announced its intention to expand Eats to cover 70 percent of the US population by the end of this year.
According to astronomers, Antlia 2 always stays at least 40 kiloparsecs (about 130,000 light-years) away from the Milky Way. They measured the spectra of about 100 red giant stars to confirm that the ghost galaxy they had discovered was real.
But Pakistan have not beaten New Zealand in a Test series since 2011, and Sarfraz is not taking them lightly. The batsmen faced tough time batting during the daytime but chasing seemed a lot easier under lights.
And this year, Toyota has come out with the new generation of the Corolla and they have not failed to impress. The new sedan measures 4,640mm in length, 1,780mm width and 1,435mm in height along with a 2,700mm wheelbase.
On Friday, Bauer Media said it was "pleased that the High Court has chosen to bring an end to this matter". After a brief adjournment, the High Court chose to refuse the special leave application, with costs.
A spokesman for Heavenly Desserts at Sudell Cross, which opened earlier this year , said: "We don't serve freakshakes". Public Health England does have a sugar reduction programme as part of the government's childhood obesity plan.
Finally, Lovren admitted to Vecernji list that he was frustrated with the fact that Croatia do not have a permanent home. Tellingly, Ramos ended the post with '❄ Cold as ice ❄', indicating he is staying chilled despite Lovren's fiery barbs.
Two goals from Tin Jedvaj , including one in the 93rd minute, gave the World Cup finalists the victory in Zagreb. Spain beat Croatia a staggering 6-0 in September to stake their claim as the big boys of Group 4.
Khmer Rouge guilty after long-running genocide trial
The crimes against humanity convictions covered activities at work camps and cooperatives established by the Khmer Rouge. The Khmer Rouge came to power in the instability that swept through Southeast Asia in the wake of the Vietnam War.
Drug company recalls "Losartan" — RECALL ALERT
A close-up picture shows a tensiometer on September 25, 2012 in Godewaersvelde, northern France, during a medical check-up. A company named Sandoz sells the medicine called losartan potassium hydrochlorothiazide, which the FDA has recalled.
Food safety officials stress safe handling of raw turkey
The samples were from a September 11, 2018 production, and, according to the USDA, the rest of the products shipped nationwide. This recall is the latest chapter in an ongoing hunt for the root of a salmonella outbreak linked to raw turkey.
Ariana Grande Has Cut Off Her Signature Hair
If there's anything Ariana Grande is known for (other than singing), it's her high half-up pony and ever-changing hair colors. Also wonderful : Her nonchalant caption about the filter removing her eyebrows, as if anybody's looking at that.
Honda revives Passport name for new SUV
USA sales of midsize crossovers have climbed 3.8 percent this year in an overall market that has expanded just 0.5 percent. The new SUV was designed and developed by Honda Americas and will be built at the company's Alabama factory.
White House aide removed after Melania Trump row
Trump said in an interview Wednesday with The Daily Caller that 'I will be making a decision on homeland shortly. President Donald Trump's White House has set records for administration turnover.
'El Chapo' trial begins: Lawyer says client is 'scapegoat'
It wasn't known how long it would take to get the alternate on the jury so both sides could make their opening statements. A lawyer for the Mexican drug lord known as " El Chapo " says he's ready to defend his client and has nothing to prove.
NASCAR legend David Pearson dies at age of 83
It's a safe bet that Pearson would be more than a three-time champion had he competed full-time for more seasons. " Pearson. Another of Pearson's records that will likely never be broken is 11 straight pole positions at Charlotte Motor Speedway.