“Yandex.Taxi” and Uber are in talks about the organisation of insurance of life and health of passengers during the trip. This is stated in the message RIA “Novosti” with reference to the press service of the company.
The details of the negotiations and the impact on the cost of services not yet commented.
“In mid-July, “Yandex” and Uber have agreed to unite in one company your online taxi services in Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia and Kazakhstan. According to the deal, Uber and “Yandex” will invest in a new company 225 million and $ 100 million respectively. Created company hand estimated at 3.725 billion. After closing the transaction, 59.3% of the company will belong to “Yandex”, 36.6% of Uber, and 4.1% — employees”, reminds Agency.
The closing of the transaction expected in the fourth quarter of 2017.