Careem raises $500M at more than a billion dollar valuation

Ride-hailing service Careem has closed the series E round by raising another $150 million. This latest investment makes the whole read more

Publish date:June 15, 2017

Ride-hailing service Careem starts adding 25,000 taxis to its fleet

Online ride-hailing giant Careem has started adding 25,000 taxis to its fleet in the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad. read more

Publish date:May 17, 2017

Uber expands its services to Faisalabad

Online ride-sharing behemoth Uber has launched its operations in Faisalabad. Just recently, the company expanded its services offerings to Hyderabad read more

Publish date:May 16, 2017

Uber to invest $500 million in Pakistan

Ride-hailing service Uber has announced that the company will be expanding its operation in Pakistan through an investment of $500 read more

Publish date:May 15, 2017

Ride-hailing service Uber launches its operation in Gujranwala

Ride-hailing service Uber has launched its operation in Gujranwala. Recently, the company also launched its services in Hyderabad. With this read more

Publish date:May 12, 2017

Careem Captain killed in Rawalpindi

While commuting, a Careem captain Muhammad Waqas, was killed yesterday. Early morning yesterday, as much as four unidentified individuals on read more

Publish date:May 8, 2017

Rickshaw drivers pour out in huge numbers to protest against Uber and…

Rickshaw drivers from the metropolitan city of Lahore poured out on streets in order to protest against the e-cab hailing read more

Publish date:April 27, 2017

Wasim Akram joins Careem as a CEO, but only for a day

If you opened Facebook today and felt surprised that Wasim Akram, a world renowned cricketer, has joined Careem as a read more

Publish date:April 15, 2017

Careem introduces Careem Shaadi, a service specifically tailored to the event needs

Careem, the e-cab booking and hiring service based out of the Middle Eastern and Northern Africa region (MENA), has introduced read more

Publish date:December 8, 2016

Careem to expand to 5 more cities in Pakistan

Careem, popular ride-hailing service is Pakistan, is all prepping for expanding its footprints to other cities of the country. A read more

Publish date:November 7, 2016

ERUPT, Pakistan’s business idol is taking applications for the grand competition

Pakistan has been witnessing an increasing trend towards entrepreneurship, specially in youth. Quality startups are being founded at an exponential read more

Publish date:October 20, 2016

Careem services to be suspended till 10th Muharram in Pakistan

The cab service Careem will have its services suspended during the cellular signal blockage on the 9th and 10th of read more

Publish date:October 10, 2016

A lawyer in Lahore is suing Careem for 2.5 million rupees

A lawyer in Lahore has filed a 2.5 million rupees lawsuit against Careem for incompetence and bad service. Said lawyer read more

Publish date:October 7, 2016

Inside a Founder’s Mind: Mudassir Sheikha Co-founder and MD of Careem

Is Skype really a good tool to probe anyone’s mind, let alone Mudassir Sheikha’s? A USC and Stanford alumni, involved read more

Publish date:September 19, 2016

Careem unveils its new logo

Careem, ride-hailing service, has unveiled the new logo of its brand along with a tagline ‘Chalo, Let’s go’. The new read more

Publish date:September 18, 2016

Careem introduces peak pricing for users in Pakistan

Careem has introduced peak pricing phenomenon in Pakistan. It means a temporary increase in the cost of available rides in times read more

Publish date:September 15, 2016

Careem launches Economy fleet in Islamabad

Careem, the fastest growing app-based car booking platform has launched its economy fleet for the residents of Islamabad/Rawalpindi. The launch read more

Publish date:August 23, 2016

New Careem-TEVTA collaboration to result in over 100,000 jobs

Careem Networks, the cab booking e-service, has signed an agreement with the Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority (TEVTA) which read more

Publish date:August 5, 2016

Careem partners with to provide a complete cinematic experience

Chauffeur cab booking service, Careem, has partnered with online ticket-booking portal,, to offer a complete end-to-end customer experience. Bookme read more

Publish date:July 29, 2016
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Careem, car booking service, inaugurates their new office in Lahore

Yesterday, Careem, one of the fastest growing app-based car booking service, inaugurated their new office in Lahore. The event was read more

Publish date:July 22, 2016

Careem acquires a chunk of VentureDive in a hefty deal

Taxi-hailing cab service, Careem, has acquired a one-third chunk of VentureDive’s development team for an undisclosed amount that includes cash read more

Publish date:July 12, 2016

Careem acquires 50 engineers in Pakistan, will invest 100 million dollars in…

Update: A previous version of the story indicated that Careem has hired 50 engineers – which is slightly incorrect. Careem read more

Publish date:July 12, 2016

Careem introduces real-time ride tracking system in Pakistan

Taxi-hailing startup Careem has now introduced a new feature to let people track their friends’ or loved ones’ rides in read more

Publish date:July 5, 2016

Taxi-hailing service Careem comes under social media scrutiny for harassment

Last year when Careem, a taxi-hailing service like Uber, first entered the Pakistani market people had their suspicions. Most of read more

Publish date:June 27, 2016
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10 Pakistani startups to help you in daily life tasks

Just a decade back, it would have been considered absolutely bizarre that simple daily tasks like getting groceries or getting read more

Publish date:May 13, 2016