(English) Card payments in UAE and dropoff on map – release 0.18.3 is out

Eugene Suslo
Oct 16, 2017

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You can now accept credit and debit card payments in the United Arab Emirates

We have partnered with a leading payment gateway provider in the region Payfort to be able to accept card payments in UAE. Payfort offers the latest payment solution – Payfort START only in UAE for now, and it gives merchants great tools to manage transactions. Combined with our platform and apps it the perfect solution to make your business cashless, increase revenue x10 – since you will get 100% of all payments, and automate driver payouts. Inspiring new world!

Dubai, Towering office and apartment towers along Sheikh Zayed Road

Set dropoff on map

You can now set your dropoff location on the map in passenger app. A highly requested feature that we have long been debating on. Multiple user experience studies showed us that our customers were right and that users actually don’t always know the exact address of where they are going. But they can point it on the map! They might also just remember the street, so they would want to search it and then be able to adjust the location on the map. Going through all those use cases we have developed a simple, intuitive and powerful design, blending in the current UI. You probably won’t even notice anything has changed until you want to use the feature.
The app updates will be rolled out in the coming days. Hope you enjoy it.
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