ridehailing

Grab Financial could disrupt banking sector

BANKS might soon be the next taxis. Grab's new fintech platform Grab Financial - which it launched on Tuesday - will impact and may one day disrupt the banking sector much like its ridehailing...

Grab launches region's first bike-sharing marketplace

IN a sign of further consolidation and hotter competition in Singapore's point-to-point transportation sector, Grab on Friday unveiled GrabCycle - a marketplace app that unites bike and e-scooter...

South-east Asia's Internet economy to hit US$50b in 2017, exceed US$200b by 2025: study

SOUTH-EAST Asia's Internet economy will hit US$50 billion in 2017 and will potentially exceed US$200 billion by 2025, according to new research by Google and Temasek.

South-east Asia's Internet economy to hit US$50b in 2017, exceed US$200b by 2025: study

SOUTH-EAST Asia's Internet economy will hit US$50 billion in 2017 and will potentially exceed US$200 billion by 2025, according to new research by Google and Temasek.

Grab to expand global R&D capabilities, add 800 jobs

RIDESHARING platform Grab on Wednesday announced that it will be expanding its research and development (R&D) capabilities globally, adding over 800 jobs in the next two years.

Grab goes big on Indonesia with US$700m road map

GRAB will be investing US$700 million in Indonesia over the next four years - the largest investment the ridehailing app has made in a single country, The Business Times has learnt. The sum is in...

GrabHitch: an express Tinder?

ONLINE dating is a daunting task. But a good friend of mine thinks he's figured out a uniquely effortless way to score dates. Like many others, he's doing it through a mobile app; it's just not one...

Grab brings on board Prime Taxi with 1,000 drivers

GRAB is deepening its push into the local taxi business.