Lahore -- March 19, 2019 (PPI-OT)
Following is the text of press release issued by Uber
Uber, the global smartphone app that seamlessly connects riders to partner drivers, hosted its first Expo - Uber Jahaan - for partner drivers and their families at the Expo Center, Lahore. The purpose of the event was to acknowledge the great work partner drivers have been doing in providing safe, reliable rides to people across Pakistan. The expo saw partner drivers and their families engage in a full day of entertainment, music, food and various fun-filled activities.
Uber Expo has been held annually in various cities around the globe including London, Cairo, and Nairobi. Due to its success in other parts of the world and owing to the importance of this region to Uber, the event has now also been brought to Pakistan.
For this first ever Uber Jahaan in the country, the following corporate and public partners were taken on board to enhance the experience for the attendees - Jubilee Insurance, Xiaomi, PakWheels, Carfirst, Siwa, ZIC Oil, Osaka Batteries, Honda Atlas, Servis Tyres, Bank Alfalah, TPL Trakker, Ecopower, Crown, Punjab Skills Development Fund, Motorway Police and Rescue 1122.
Through the partners' assistance, a host of activities took place including a special auto-show in collaboration with PakWheels, food court, games section, and a kids play area for children. These partners at "Uber Jahaan" offered multiple discounts on their products, vouchers, free giveaways, and various engagement activities.
Uber General Manager of Pakistan, Safee Shah talking about the event said,
Our aim with this expo is to ensure that drivers get an experience beyond earnings, we shared the main highlights, and successes from...