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$112m aid top-up to help private-hire, taxi sector tackle crisis

Cabbies, private-hire drivers and operators have been thrown an additional $112 million lifeline while the Covid-19 pandemic batters their industry and keeps ridership low.

New private-hire drivers must be Singaporean, aged 30 and above

All new private-hire drivers will now have to be at least 30 years old and be Singapore citizens, in a move that could reduce the industry's current glut of drivers.

Alibaba's entry might affect Grab-Gojek merger talks

ALIBABA is said to be in talks to invest an eye-watering US$3 billion in South-east Asian ride-hailing firm Grab. Observers say that the deal, if it bears fruit, could complicate efforts for a...

New app lets commuters compare rates among ride-hailing providers

A local start-up has rolled out a new app that allows commuters to compare rates among ride-hailing providers.

Grab fined S$10,000 for compromising the data of more than 21,000 individuals

SINGAPORE'S privacy watchdog, in a decision paper made public on Thursday, disclosed that it fined ride-hailing firm GrabCar S$10,000 in July this year, after a 2019 update to its mobile app put...

Privacy watchdog says it fined Grab S$10,000 for potentially exposing individuals' data

SINGAPORE'S privacy watchdog, in a decision paper made public on Thursday, disclosed that it fined ride-hailing firm GrabCar S$10,000 in July this year, after a 2019 update to its mobile app put the...

Grab to train 3,000 food-delivery merchants

GRAB is rolling out an online training programme that features more than 20 modules to help merchants grow their food-delivery businesses.

Grab aims to train 3,000 food-delivery merchants by end-2020

GRAB is rolling out an online training programme that features more than 20 modules to help merchants grow their food-delivery businesses.

Grab extends hawker-food delivery programme to 16 more locations

GRAB is expanding its pilot programme that lets the customers of hawkers order food from a few stalls within the same hawker centre and pay just one delivery fee.

Pandemic delivers first crisis lessons to South-east Asia's Grab

[SINGAPORE] In the early weeks of the coronavirus outbreak, Anthony Tan, the chief executive officer of South-east Asia's biggest ride-hailing firm, recalls how he mistook the infection to be a...

Grab to launch retail investment product, consumer loans platform

GRAB'S financial services arm, Grab Financial Group (GFG), is rolling out a micro-investment product and a third-party loan platform for its users. This follows the digibank-aspirant's suite of...