Tag "Grab"

Despite Much Support, Cashless Indonesia Faces Many Obstacles

Indonesia’s cashless experiments in Jakarta has yielded interesting results. By 2017, many of the industry’s observers were already discussing the possibility of Indonesia transforming into a cashless nation, and this impression has held on until this year. And transportation is

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Crypto City Guide Ho Chi Minh City

I spent much of the first half of this year living in Ho Chi Minh City (also called Saigon) in Vietnam. I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of life there and I can heartily recommend it as a place

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Top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the Week (CW 18)

Fintechnews.PH picks every Friday for you the top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the week: Follow the Fintech Philippines Facebook or Twitter channel to stay updated. Also, you can subscribe to our monthly Fintech PH Newsletter here. Here we go: UnionBank Taps FIS to Digitize

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Grab Food and Grab Credits/Pay Arrive in Vietnam

With their newest services, GrabFood and GrabPay, the Singapore-based company is set to break into the lucrative food delivery and e-payment markets in Vietnam, taking advantage of their popular ride-hailing app to connect millions of users to drivers, restaurants and

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Top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the Week (CW 13)

Fintechnews.PH picks every Friday for you the top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the week: Follow the Fintech Philippines Facebook or Twitter channel to stay updated. Also, you can subscribe to our monthly Fintech PH Newsletter here. Here we go:   Coins, Tagcash Racing to

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Grab Drives Fintech Ambitions with Grab Financial

Following Grab’s previous announcement on GrabPay and acquisition of Kudo, Anthony Tan, Co Founder and Group CEO announced the company’s ambitions to further strengthen their play in the fintech ecosystem through Grab Financial during his keynote at Money 20/20. Grab Financial will encompass

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Yoma Strategic and Grab Form Strategic Partnership in Myanmar’s Taxi Sector

Yoma and Grab jointly announce that they have signed a strategic framework agreement. The partnership will focus on upgrading the fleet of taxis in Myanmar, together with the provision of vehicle financing for Grab’s driver-partners. Myanmar’s ride-hailing industry has been

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Grab and Samsung Sign MOU to Drive Digital Inclusion in Southeast Asia

Grab, the on-demand transportation and mobile payments platform in Southeast Asia, and Samsung Electronics, one of the world’s largest electronics companies, announced that they have signed a multi-year MOU to drive digital inclusion in Southeast Asia. Grab and Samsung will

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Top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the Week (CW 51)

Fintechnews.PH picks every Friday for you the top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the week: Here we go:   Philippine Central Bank may Decide to Regulate Bitcoin After all Banko Sentral ng Pilipinas has kept close tabs on Bitcoin’s progress.

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