Uber recently hired Jayaram Valliyur as senior director to lead its global finance technology team, spread across multiple geographies.
Uber has also promoted Vidhya Duthaluru, former Director, Engineering, as the global head of engineering for the customer-care platform.
Uber said in its quarterly update earlier this year that it lost nearly $3 billion and its rides business was down some 80 percent in April.
The sources said the decision to close the Mumbai office was part of the global restructuring exercise.
The package provides riders greater flexibility as they restart their lives after a lengthy lockdown, said Prabhjeet Singh, Head of Cities, Uber India & South Asia
The appellate tribunal observed that the allegations against the cab aggregators had no substance.
The sanitisation hub has been set up at the Uber pickup zone of the BLR Airport, it said in a statement. Uber has made similar arrangements at the Delhi and Hyderabad airports as well.
Riders will now be able to access UberGo, Uber Premier and Uber XL services for safe, reliable and convenient airport travel needs, as permitted by government guidelines, a release stated.
A senior company official noted that the reductions are part of the previously announced global job cuts this month.
The service would be in compliance with Lockdown 4.0 guidelines by the government, Uber India said.
Uber said its new package delivery service will adhere to all guidelines laid down by authorities, and all driver partners associated with Uber Connect have undergone virtual training exercises.
Last week, Uber fired nearly 3,700 employees via multiple Zoom calls. With this, 25 per cent of its global workforce is now out of job.
The company’s new in-app safety feature will notify drivers to replenish their PPE supply after they have completed a predetermined number of trips.
The service - Uber Connect - will allow residents of Guwahati, Jaipur, Gurugram and Kolkata to send and receive packages while maintaining social distancing.
COVID-19: Uber India to offer free rides to healthcare workers, govt officials of Chennai Corporation
The free rides worth Rs 25 lakh was part of Uber's global commitment to offer 10 million free rides.