Tag: GrabCar

Three men refuse to pay Grab Premium fare, driver chases them on foot

It is widely assumed that people who choose to take taxis or rideshare services are able to pay for the relatively more expensive transport method. However, the latest incident of fare evasion may prove this assumption wrong. According to an initial report by Chinese evening...

Introducing Grab’s hybrid cars with “black box” recorders supplied by Toyota

Singapore – Toyota and Grab, the newly-appointed Southeast Asia’s leading ride-hailing company (after if acquired Uber), are set on a path that will boost each other’s businesses. In other Southeast Asian countries such as the Philippines, Toyota is offering cheap financing deals, exclusive perks and...

Grab & Uber: Start Calling A Spade A Spade

By: Obbana Rajah In light of recent events, everyone who relied on personal transport companies Uber and Grab would now be rather worried following the ‘merger’ of the two. The former company is handing over all of its South-east Asia operations in eight countries; Cambodia,...

Grab driver joins Uber drivers in despicable acts

A drunken woman said she was sexually assaulted at the wee hours in the morning by a Grab driver. Serdang OCPD Asst Comm Megat Mohamad Aminudin Megat Alias said police received a report from a 29-year-old woman who claimed that she was raped by a...

Grab leaving Malaysia is Kuala Lumpur’s loss to Singapore

The Finance Asia magazine published an article that may turn the Malaysian startup world upside down, telling why a startup like Grab made it big in Singapore instead of Kuala Lumpur. Grab, which started as My Teksi in Malaysia rebranded itself into Grab Taxi after...

Uber for Myanmar, Hello Cabs, raises funding and will compete with Grab and Go-Jek

Nay Min Thu, founder of iMyanmar Group, made an investment of 7-digits in Hello Cabs Myanmar-based ride-hailing startup Hello Cabs has raised a high 7-digit investment from Nay Min Thu, founder of iMyanmar Group, according to a report by DealStreetAsia. This new investment will help bolster its business...

Grab vs Uber: Which is the Better Hailing App in Singapore?

Everyone has heard of Uber and Grab. These two apps both rank as the top 5 most downloaded app in the Apple app store, and has huge followings in every community ranging from its users, media pundits and investors. But which is really the...

Grabshare driver tells off woman who complained about co-passenger – a full-time national serviceman

A Grabshare driver shared how she told off a woman for complaining that a fellow passenger, a full-time national serviceman (NSF), smelled bad. Sharing her experience in the closed Facebook page for Grab and Uber drivers, the driver said that he picked up the woman...

Grabcar driver provides listening ear to tearful foreign worker who lost his wife at childbirth

Grabcar driver Cassandra Tan shared in her Facebook about how she was fortunate enough to give a listening ear to a foreign worker from India who had lost his wife after childbirth in India. Her post has gone viral with over 2,000 shares with...

Grabcar dispute shows how polarised Indians and Chinese in Singapore are

Facebook user Eswari Balan shared about an unpleasant incident which happened to her on 15 Oct at about 9.30pm. She had booked a Grabcar to take her family from the taxi stand in Tekka market to Jalan Kayu. She alleged that the female Grabcar...