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Grab Malaysia sees ‘instant retail’ reducing need for physical stores

Grab Malaysia is expanding its Instant Retail service after studying customer demand for goods during the nation’s Covid-19 crisis.

Grab expands grocery-delivery service into eight SE Asian markets

Grab has expanded its grocery-delivery service GrabMart into eight Southeast Asian markets within the last three months.

Grab enters wealth-management space with Bento Invest buy

Grab has bought Singapore-based robo-advisory start-up Bento Invest which will be rebranded as GrabInvest, offering wealth management solutions to drivers, merchant partners and consumers through the Grab app.

First Grab Kitchen in Singapore opens

Grab has launched its first Grab Kitchen in Singapore, which takes its cloud kitchen network in Southeast Asia to 50.

Central Group plans to spin off retail division

Thai mall operator Central Group will list its Central Retail Corporation unit, combining retail businesses in Thailand, Vietnam and Italy.

Thai bank invests in Go-Jek to take on Grab

Siam Commercial Bank has made a “significant investment” in Indonesian ride-hailing app Go-Jek.

Honestbee has shut down in five countries

Honestbee has shut down or suspended operations in five countries as it seeks funding to continue to trade in its core markets, including home base Singapore.

Honestbee has shut down in five countries

Honestbee has shut down or suspended operations in five countries as it seeks funding to continue to trade in its core markets, including home base Singapore.

Honestbee freezes operations as funds dry up

Honestbee is freezing operations in Hong Kong and Thailand and laying off staff as it urgently seeks investment to stave off collapse.

Honestbee freezes operations as funds dry up

Honestbee is freezing operations in Hong Kong and Thailand and laying off staff as it urgently seeks investment to stave off collapse.

Grab launches ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’

Grab has expanded its fintech offer with “Buy Now Pay Later” facility and an online store check-out plugin.

Grab launches ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’

Grab has expanded its fintech offer with “Buy Now Pay Later” facility and an online store check-out plugin.