Uber wants 20,000 cars on its app in London to be fully electric by the end of 2021, increasing to every car by 2025. There are currently around 45,000 Uber drivers in the capital.
Daily Mail. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 13:25:09 +0000.
In a bid to cut carbon emissions and air pollution, Norway exempts battery-driven cars from most taxes and offers benefits such as free parking and charging points to hasten a shift from diesel and petrol engines. ...
Yahoo. Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:14:16 -0500.
President Trump and Chinese President Xi agreed to keep their trade war from escalating with a promise to halt the imposition of new tariffs for 90 days as the world's two largest economies negotiate a lasting agreement.
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Nissan's ousting of Carlos Ghosn for alleged financial irregularities has been seen as a bid by the automaker to prevent a merger with Renault. The drama highlights the fact that Europe is not a happy place for the company right now.
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Indonesia raised taxes on around 1,140 types of goods - from electronics to luxury cars - yesterday in a bid to curb fast-surging imports and avert a further drop of its currency value amid rising external pressure.
Straits Times. Thu, 06 Sep 2018 05:00:00 +0800.
Yemen's government ordered a temporary halt to imports of luxury goods, including automobiles, in a bid to prop up the struggling local currency, according to a statement tweeted by the information minister on Sunday.
Reuters. Sun, 02 Sep 2018 18:54:09 -0400.
A Cape Breton man has taken the saying 'Live simply so others may simply live' to heart by auctioning off his 5-bedroom house and all his earthly possessions for $200,000.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Tue, 21 Aug 2018 11:53:00 EDT.
Cameras that may not work, 11-year-old cars and hundreds of rolls of toilet paper -- just some of the items you can bid on during the U.S. Embassy in London's moving sale.
Lucia Suarez Sang. Fox News. Wed, 01 Aug 2018 14:43:00 GMT.
The word bid is a noun. Bid means (1) an attempt to get something, (2) (bridge) the number of tricks a bridge player is willing to contract to make, (3) a formal proposal to buy at a specified price, (4) an authoritative direction or instruction to do something.
Bid is also a verb that means (1) ask for or request earnestly, (2) ask someone in a friendly way to do something, (3) invoke upon, (4) make a serious effort to attain something, (5) propose a payment, (6) make a demand, as for a card or a suit or a show of hands.