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    Toyota funds Grab

Toyota funds Grab

Photo credit: think4photop / 123RF Stock Photo. Grab announced today that it has received funding as part of a strategic investment by Toyota Tsusho, a general trading company within Japanese

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    Grab rolls out credit transfer between GrabPay users in major push beyond ride-hailing

Grab rolls out credit transfer between GrabPay users in major push beyond ride-hailing

Grab cars in Singapore. Photo credit: BYD. Grab has further expanded the use of its payments service beyond transportation with the launch of a peer-to-peer (P2P) fund transfer feature in

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    China’s JD confirms Go-Jek funding

China’s JD confirms Go-Jek funding

Indonesia’s Go-Jek started out with motorbikes, then added cars later. Photo credit: Go-Jek. Chinese ecommerce company JD has invested in Indonesia’s Go-Jek, an Indonesian rival to Uber, the Beijing-based company

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Grab will pour $100m into Myanmar as it faces off with Uber

  Grab will pour $100m into Myanmar as it faces off with Uber

Grab cars in Singapore. Photo credit: BYD. Grab, Southeast Asia’s leading ride-hailing app, has committed to invest US$100 million over

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China’s ‘sharing economy’ goes posh with BMWs

  China’s ‘sharing economy’ goes posh with BMWs

After seeing the huge popularity of China’s shared bicycle startups, a brand-new company in China is rolling out BMWs that

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Brief: Talks underway for Uber alliance with largest taxi operator in Singapore

  Brief: Talks underway for Uber alliance with largest taxi operator in Singapore

Photo credit: freestocks.org The news (extracted from The Straits Times): ComfortDelGro, Singapore’s largest taxi operator, released a statement today announcing

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Uber’s huge Hong Kong price hike gives advantage to taxis

  Uber’s huge Hong Kong price hike gives advantage to taxis

Photo credit: elwynn / 123RF. Uber today raised fares substantially in Hong Kong – in the case of UberX, by

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After a clash with regulators, Uber halts service in the Philippines

  After a clash with regulators, Uber halts service in the Philippines

Photo credit: Mark Warner. Uber has temporarily gone offline in Manila after regulators rejected its appeal of a one-month suspension

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Brief: Uber announces new chief business officer for APAC

  Brief: Uber announces new chief business officer for APAC

Brooks Entwistle, Uber’s new chief business officer for Asia Pacific. Photo credit: Uber. The news: Uber announced today that it has

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