Uber starts charging additional commission from some drivers
Uber's move on commissions comes at a time when the firm and its home-grown rival Ola are trying to check cash burn by reducing driver incentives
Bengaluru: Ride-hailing service Uber Technologies Inc. has started experimenting with the commissions it earns from some drivers, deducting 30% from the ride fare, up from the 25%, two people aware of the development said. The move comes at a time when Uber and its home-grown rival Ola (ANI technologies Pvt. Ltd) are trying to check cash burn by reducing driver incentives, one of their biggest expenses.