PRIVATE CAR SHARING

Private-hire drivers caught hacking Grab, Gojek apps

Bootleg versions of these apps allow drivers to bypass verification, fake their location, cancel jobs without being penalised and, in some cases, view private customer information.

Unhappy Grab drivers hope for Go-Jek lifeline

SINGAPORE (THE NEW PAPER) - After months of eager anticipation by private-hire car drivers here, Indonesian ride-hailing firm Go-Jek has started a portal for them to pre-register to join its...

Go-Jek revs up to get going in Singapore

Indonesian ride-hailing firm Go-Jek has roped in half a dozen car rental firms to supply vehicles and sign on drivers in preparation for a Singapore launch set for next month.

Ryde files report over 2,000 'phantom' bookings, IP addresses point to Grab

Ride-hailing platform Ryde has filed a police report after receiving thousands of "phantom" bookings from fake accounts - including some allegedly made by rival Grab.

Ryde gives Grab a run for its money

Home-grown hailing app firm Ryde tapped into the growing private-hire car market yesterday to jostle with Grab and fellow newcomers.