Ringing in 2017 in Singapore
Happy New Year, Singapore!
After a several New Year’s Eves under our belt, we’ve learned that millions of people in cities around the world rely on Uber for a safe, reliable ride to and from their celebrations. This year, we wanted to spotlight how riders in Singapore used Uber when ringing in the New Year. Check out these fun facts!
Data visualisation of how rides were happening between 31 Dec, 8pm– 1 Jan, 4am
Sometimes one celebration isn’t enough! The biggest party hopper took eight rides throughout the evening.
Don’t be late to the party! 951 riders arrived just in time to ring in the New Year, getting out of their Ubers within 9 minutes of midnight.
Share the ride and the cost! Over ten thousand riders took uberPOOL and/or used our split fare feature when heading to and from their celebrations!
Be there soon! 372 riders used our “Share Status” feature to let their friends/family know they were on their way.
Thank you to the thousands of drivers who moved Singapore safely, and to the riders who let us be part of their evening. Here’s to 2017: we hope you’ll join us again for the ride.
Warren Tseng – General Manager, Uber Singapore
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