Tag: Go-Jek

Go-Jek driver in S$7 fare dispute apparently has a reputation for misogyny and hostility

Singapore – Aaron Heng has been making the rounds on social media for his rather dramatic reaction to a S$7 fare discrepancy while on duty as a Go-Jek driver. Thanks to online sleuths, Mr Heng’s online activities that involve misogynistic comments have been brought...

Go-Jek driver goes berserk for S$7 argument with passengers, blames friends for sharing video footage

Singapore – Another Go-Jek driver-passenger incident is making the rounds on social media but this time, it is the driver who has reacted dramatically to the situation – all for S$7. A 7-minute video on SG Road Vigilante’s (SGRV) Facebook page on Mar 30 showed...

Lien Choong Luen, 2nd Singaporean to climb Mount Everest, is new Go-Jek GM

Fresh from his stint at the National Research Foundation, management consultant Lien Choong Luen has been appointed as the general manager of Gojek Singapore. Lien will have oversight of Go-Jek’s commercial operations as well as other business endeavors. "Lien brings a range of professional and life...

Update on Go-Jek viral ‘hostage’ video: 60K sign petition in support of driver

The Go-Jek driver who uploaded a video last week showing a very difficult passenger has gained the support and sympathy of many in Singapore. There is now a petition on change.org to prevent him from losing his license to drive private hire vehicles (PDVL),...

LTA summons Go-Jek driver who went viral for taking passenger ‘hostage’

Kamaruzzaman Abdul Latiff, a driver for ride-hailing service Go-Jek, posted a 7-minute video, now gone viral, of himself with a woman who accused him of taking her hostage when what he was doing was taking her to a police station to settle a dispute...

Interview with Go-Jek driver and his trending “Is it because I’m Chinese” video

Singapore – Nearly everyone in Singapore today would know of the latest “Is it because I’m Chinese” viral video circulating in the internet that shows a calm Go-Jek driver and a hysterical passenger who wanted to avoid paying ERP and accused the driver of...

Woman says to Go-Jek driver: Unlock the car now! You’re taking hostage of me! Was only taking alternative route

Singapore – We know how safety has become an issue for passengers of public transportation based on the incidents in the past. However, we still cannot be too quick to assume because there are still plenty of honest drivers out there. On January 31,...

“We are not your slaves”: Go-Jek driver delivers a powerful 9-point list of how passengers can be way more considerate of drivers

On January 8, Go-Jek driver Debbie Simpson Ong published an impassioned post on Facebook, calling upon all passengers to stop the "I pay, you listen" attitude, citing the many challenges that private-hire vehicle drivers face in Singapore, plus the immediate need for consideration and...

Go-Jek driver allegedly yells at wheelchair-bound elderly woman saying, “Stupid idiot, you think your $9 very big?”

The video of an alleged Go-Jek driver shouting at an elderly wheelchair-bound woman has been making its way round the Internet. The video was by netizen Ang Wuan Suan who had called a Go-Jek car, or Go-Car for her elderly mother and father on...

Go-Jek goes full blast in Singapore

Starting Wednesday (January 2), ride-hailing users can go on Go-Jek rides everywhere in Singapore. “Following our successful limited service area rollout, GOJEK is excited to announce that we will extend our ride-hailing services to the whole of Singapore with effect from Jan 2, 2019," company...