Tag: gojek

Gojek exec: Tech-savvy Singaporeans complain a lot but have a “higher standard”

In a statement that comes as no surprise to locals, Gojek's co-chief executive officer said that Singaporeans are a "very demanding" people when it comes to service. Gojek co-CEO Andre Soelistyo added that Singaporeans have a "higher standard" than other Gojek users in Thailand, Vietnam,...

Woman alleges that Gojek driver forced her 11-year-old daughter out of car after discovering caged pet bird with her

The mother of an 11-year-old girl made a police report after her child was allegedly forced out of a Gojek car and had vulgarities hurled at her by the driver. The girl had apparently boarded the car with a pet bird in its cage. The child’s...

Gojek targets Indonesian viewers with streaming service

Gojek launched its own streaming service, GoPlay, an application similar to Netflix to provide a solution to Indonesian viewers to have easy access to local films. The service will focus on featuring original films and series created collaboratively with Indonesian production houses, offering opportunities for local filmmakers to get...

Malaysia starts anti-monopoly probe against Grab a year after Uber take over

Singapore-based ride-hailing service Grab is facing an anti-monopoly investigation in Malaysia, a year after it said it will cooperate with authorities on a probe. In July 2018, the authorities said it will conduct a detailed monopoly risk study in Malaysia but it appears the probe is now...

Woman gives birth to baby in a 20 minute Gojek ride

A woman gave birth to her daughter during a Gojek car ride and had the most understanding driver who refused a tip from the family. When Nish Ai RystApit was woken up at 5.30am on the morning of August 23 by light contractions, she did...

Will women be allowed to hug Gojek riders from behind? asks taxi operator 

In an attack against the Pakatan Harapan government for allowing the Indonesian motorcycle ride-hailing operator Gojek to enter the Malaysian market, a taxi operator asks whether people will allow their women to hug the riders from behind? The Malaysian Cabinet today (August 21) has agreed in principle to the...