A view of Uber and Grab offices in Singapore on Mar 26, 2018. (Photo: Reuters)

Grab, Uber fined nearly 10 million USD in Singapore

Singaporean authorities have fined Grab and Uber total 13 million SGD (9.5 million USD) for violating its competition law during their merging, pushing taxi fares up and restricting opportunities of rivals.
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Trade Ministry begins investigation into Grab-Uber merger

The Vietnam Competition Authority (VCA) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade issued a decision on May 18 on its official probe into ride-hailing company Grab’s takeover of Uber Technologies’ Southeast Asia business.
Grab cars (Photo: VNA)

Vietnamese taxi company sues Grab for unfair business practices

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Court commenced trial looking into the suit initiated by the local domestic taxi operator Vinasun against the popular ride hailing service, Grab, on accusations of unfair business practices.
Uber and Grab will be under strict management (Photo vietnamnet.vn)

Uber, Grab under tighter supervision

The Ministry of Transport has submitted the draft of a new circular that includes regulations for passenger transport (by car) through software such as Uber and Grab.
Uber, Grab now legal in Malaysia

Uber, Grab now legal in Malaysia

Ride-hailing services like Uber and Grab are now legal in Malaysia after the Land Public Transport (Amendment) Bill 2017 was passed on July 27 by the Dewan Rakyat (lower house).
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Hanoi to ban carpooling services

The Hanoi’s People Committee has asked the municipal Transport Department to ban carpooling services for contracted cars.