The car-hailing service has been operating despite the city's argument that it's illegal. It says its latest move is an effort to establish "a consensus" with government officials.
The South Korean capital says it will give up to 1 million won, or a little more than $900, to anyone who reports cases of Uber drivers carrying paying customers.
After a tense battle, the City government of Seoul will crack down on UberX following the service's launch, offering rewards for reporting drivers.
The new partnership between the South Korean city and BMW, GM, Kia, and Renault Samsung sees prospective electric car buyers being offered up to $24,825 in incentives.
South Korea's capital city says it will arrest drivers on the spot if the UberX service, currently in a free testing phase, becomes fully operational.
Uber's Asian expansion hit a snag in South Korea as Seoul's city government claims the service is illegal under current laws.
City officials in Fukuoka are debating with Uber over whether the service is a car-sharing operation or a research project.
Amazon's Korean expansion is expected to open for business by mid-March, according to reports.
South Korean prosecutors have charged an LG exec for allegedly sabotaging Samsung-made washing machines during an electronics tradeshow in Berlin last year.
From Seoul city council to the Korean Communication Commission, Uber faces serious legal trouble in South Korea.