Uber Cozies Up To Authorities In Hyderabad, India, With $50M Support Center

Uber’s plans for the city, where it is also testing cash payments with its first such pilot program, are the result of an interesting coming together with local authorities. Yes, Uber … is working in tandem with authorities, who are no doubt excited by the financial commitment and potential jobs that will be created. “Hyderabad was always the preferred choice,” Uber said in a statement. “The supportive and forward thinking government, deep talent pool, excellent real estate and high standard of living were key factors that influenced this decision.”