RIDE-HAILING APPS

Gojek aims to diversify into financial services in Singapore

Indonesian ride-hailing firm Gojek is aiming to diversify into financial services and other offerings in Singapore, one year after it started business here.

97% of cash advances repaid in a timely manner: Grab

Most of the payments disbursed under Grab's cash advance programme have been returned in a timely manner, the company said yesterday.

Gojek, Grab waging a price war on everyday groceries in Indonesia

[JAKARTA] Indonesia's national dish of nasi goreng, or fried rice, has become a lot cheaper these days as the nation's two big ride-hailing apps wage a price war on everyday groceries.

Action taken against unauthorised middlemen: Gojek

Ride-hailing firm Gojek says it has taken steps to tackle the problem of fraudulent rides being offered through its platform and will continue to strengthen its fraud prevention mechanism.

Working in the gig economy: Short-term gain, long-term pain?

The appeal of jobs in the food-delivery and ride-hailing industries lies in a variety of factors, including their almost non-existent barrier to entry. But are these jobs sustainable in the long...

Gojek unveils driver rewards programme after hitting 10m trips in first 6 months

SINGAPORE - Ride-hailing start-up Gojek has launched a new driver rewards programme and announced that it has serviced 10 million trips in its first six months of operations in Singapore.

Uphill battle for S-E Asia's super apps

Challenges include market size, the region's diversity and consumer loyalties.

For Grab, teaming up with established names is the way to go

Instead of offering as many services as possible or going it alone to build new functions on its app, ride-hailing service Grab has set its sights on leveraging partnerships to fulfil its "super...

Ride hailing is Gojek's main focus in Singapore

While Gojek is a super app in Indonesia offering food ordering, digital payments and courier services, its immediate priorities for Singapore centre on building a reliable ride-hailing service....

Gojek to file police report over suspected online fare scam

Indonesian ride-hailing firm Gojek has warned of a suspected scam in which riders are duped into thinking they are paying a fixed, low fare for rides.

Grab expansion should focus on only ride-hailing related services

Grab's every movement could have a significant impact on the economy due to the oligopolistic market it operates in.