Spotlight | Angola
Russian private hire operator Yango finds new opportunities in Africa

A 'Yandex Taxi' is seen in front of Saint Basil's Cathedral on Red Square in Moscow, Russia, on 24 March 2020.
A 'Yandex Taxi' is seen in front of Saint Basil's Cathedral on Red Square in Moscow, Russia, on 24 March 2020. © Sefa Karacan/Anadolu Agency via AFP
Russian private hire platform operator Yango has been increasingly investing in Africa in recent months, particularly in Angola. This follows its fall from favour in Europe as a result of Moscow's war on Ukraine and controversy over Russia's handling of its customers' data. [...]
Published on 31.10.2023 at 05:40 GMT Reading time 3 minutes

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