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Didi Chuxing and Softbank to invest up to US$2.0 billion in Grab

Grab, the leading ride-sharing service in South East Asia, just announce that Didi Chuxing and Softbank will invest up to US$2.0 billion in the company. Grab anticipates that it...

These images perfectly describe our experiences with Taxis in Metro Manila

I do not know who created these but like what the title suggests they’re the perfect representation of our experiences with Metro Manila taxis. There are of course good taxi...

Taxi drivers have nothing to blame but themselves for the decline of their income

Drivers Unite for Mass Progress and Equal Rights (DUMPER) complained that the decline in profits of regular taxi driver is caused by the presence of TNC operations like Uber and...

Grab launches GrabShuttle service in Singapore

Southeast Asia’s top ride-sharing service, Grab has introduced a new service called Grab Shuttle. GrabShuttle is a new service that allows passengers to pre-book a bus seat...

Grab Philippines to cap its ride rates until January 30

In a move similar to Uber Philippines, Grab Philippines has announced that it will place a cap on its ride rates until January 30, 2017. This is also in response to LTFRB’s...

House Bill No. 4669 a.k.a. No Price Surge Act filed to regulate Uber, Grab price surges

A House Bill has been filed Quezon City Rep. Winston “Winnie” Castelo, seeking to regulate transport network service providers (TNS), which includes Uber, Grab and...

LTFRB warns Uber and Grab about their price surge this holiday season

LTFRB Facebook page; LTFRB strongly warns Uber and Grab not to take advantage of the holiday season as a reason to unreasonably surge their respective rates. LTFRB is in receipt...

Grab’s #DeliveringHappyness to underserved children

Grab; This 12th to 24th December (10am to 6pm), brighten up the lives of underserved children with your preloved or new children’s books, toys and stationery to non-profit...

Honda makes strategic investment in Grab

Japanese car and motorcycle maker Honda just invested an undisclosed amount in Grab, Southeast Asia’s leading ride-hailing platform. Both companies also signed a memorandum...

Grab introduces GrabPay Credits for prepaid transactions

Daniel Morial, reporting for Yugatech; Grab has introduced GrabPay Credits, a new way of paying for your Grab rides. Instead of using just cash or debit/credit card to pay, you...

Grab Beta Launches GrabRewards to Make Rides Even More Rewarding

Grab; Grab today unveiled GrabRewards, Southeast Asia’s first regional loyalty programme for ride-hailing passengers, capping off a successful year for Southeast Asia’s...

Grab launches GrabShare, a commercial carpool service

Singapore-based Grab has announced a commercial carpooling service called GrabShare, the company have another carpooling service called GrabHitch. As pointed out by Tech in Asia;...

Grab enters strategic partnership with Tokyo Century, that is great for its Divers

Grab, the leading ride-sharing company in Southeast Asia just announce that it has entered a strategic partnership with Tokyo Century, and at the same time signed a memorandum of...

Grab’s cashless payment system GrabPay just got a lot easier to use

Nadine Freischlad, writing for Tech in Asia; On-demand transportation company Grab, which operates across Southeast Asia, just rolled out an addition to its cashless payment...