Platform News: Delivery Services across the world

Rappi hopes to be operating as digital bank in Colombia by early 2022

Delivery mobile application Rappi hopes to get regulatory approval to operate as a digital bank in Colombia in the first quarter of next year, an executive has said.

Platform News: Uber Technologies app

Colombian court overturns restriction on Uber Technologies

A Colombian court has overturned an order which forced ride-hailing app Uber to briefly suspend operations in the country last year and change its service provision model.

Platform Economy: TikTok smartphone app

Colombia to look into TikTok’s treatment of children’s data

Colombia’s commerce regulator said on Tuesday it would look into whether Chinese-owned social media app TikTok complies with laws on the collection and treatment of children&...

Latin Start-up

Coronavirus pushes Latin American start-ups into survival mode

The CEO of Colombian food technology start-up Muy had expected to spend the past few weeks gearing up to raise a dollop of fresh funds from venture capital firms for an ambitious e...