Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:00
Grab’s Tan okay with Go-Jek’s expansion
SINGAPORE ride hailing app Grab co-founder Anthony Tan welcomes Indonesian rival Go-Jek’s expansion to other Southeast Asia countries, saying that competition will boost the performance of both Grab and Go-Jek.
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 01:00
Cave saga exposes the challenge of fake news
Alternative news sources distort facts to grab public attention
Mon, 02 Jul 2018 01:00
Grab on fast track to growth in Myanmar
Grab, a leading ridehailing service provider in Southeast Asia, is making plans to continue as the market leader in Myanmar with its new offerings for passengers and driver-partners, according to Alvin Loh, the firm’s acting country manager for Myanmar.
Sat, 30 Jun 2018 06:07
Jazz shares lead with flawless Kim
Pattaya - Korean-American Sihwan Kim closed with four straight birdies to grab a three-shot lead alongside playing partner Jazz Janewattananond of Thailand at the halfway stage of the Queen’s Cup presented by Bangchak on Friday.
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 15:35
Grab enhances preventive safety measures for users
Grab, Southeast Asia’s leading online-to-offline mobile platform for ride-hailing, has introduced enhancements to its suite of preventive safety measures with a view to further protecting user safety in Thailand, the company announced on Monday.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:43
All roads lead to Ratchaburi temple with Bt1m up for grabs
A father who pledged to scatter Bt1 million in cash at a temple in Ratchaburi on the day his son is ordained is now concerned about security after his post on Facebook went viral.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 09:18
Grab Taxi driver arrested for stealing from Cambodian passenger
Police arrested a Grab Taxi driver in Bangkok early Thursday for refusing to return a notebook computer and cash left in his car by a Cambodian passenger.
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:00
Grab to get $1.34b from lead investor Toyota
Grab is to receive an investment of US$1 billion (S$1.34 billion) from Japanese company Toyota, in its latest round of financing after it acquired Uber's South-east Asian operations in March.
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 09:16
81-year-own store owner fights off robber
An 81-year-old owner of a Chon Buri grocery store fought off a robber who eventually grabbed Bt1300 and fled on Thursday evening, police said.
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 01:00
Toyota bets on ride hailing in Grab deal
TOYOTA Motor Corp will invest US$1 billion in Singapore-based Grab, in the largest investment by an automotive manufacturer in the global ride-hailing sector. The Japanese vehicle giant is investing as a lead investor in Grab’s ongoing financing round, Grab said in a statement yesterday.
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 14:16
Order a meal, feed a child
GrabFood, an on-demand food delivery service on the Grab application featuring a selection of Bangkok’s most popular restaurants, has launched the “GrabFood for Good: Every Dish Makes a Difference” initiative to help children in need.
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 10:31
Toyota investing $1 billion in Asian ride-share firm Grab
Toyota said Wednesday it was investing $1 billion in Asia ride-share company Grab, as the Japanese automaker looks to expand beyond its core business into the "mobility" sector.
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 17:36
GrabFood launches app-based initiative to help Thai children in need
GrabFood, the on-demand food delivery service on the Grab application with a curated selection of Bangkok’s most popular restaurants, has launched the “GrabFood for Good: Every Dish Makes a Difference” initiative to help children in need.
Thu, 07 Jun 2018 08:49
Hua Hin thieves target durian in snatch and grab
A pillion rider snatched two durians from a fruit shop in Hua Hin on Wednesday, making off with one hefty specimen worth some Bt1,000.
Sun, 03 Jun 2018 21:02
Do your research first and be true to your vision, say start-up successes
Understanding the local market, listening to what consumers want, being consistent with the company’s vision and mission and spending wisely are the keys to successfully entering a new market, according to leading Southeast Asian start-ups.