Grab Vietnam partners with Lazada Vietnam to bring more benefits to consumers

Grab Vietnam partners with Lazada Vietnam to bring more benefits to consumers

A wide-ranging partnership between Grab Vietnam and Lazada Vietnam will serve the growing digital needs of Vietnamese people.
Grab committed to tax obligations

Grab committed to tax obligations

Singapore-backed Grab Vietnam has defended itself from queries over its tax-charging policy involving its drivers. 
Muzzling ride-hailers for public safety

Muzzling ride-hailers for public safety

The lack of contractual ties between ride-hailing service providers and their partners and that of criteria in selecting drivers have raised concerns about safety risks for both passengers and the larger community.
Grab Vietnam clinches new director

Grab Vietnam clinches new director

Under the lead of managing director of Grab in Vietnam, Nguyen Thai Hai Van, who has deep commercial and customer engagement experience, Grab is expected to strengthen its business growth in tandem with social impact. Van’s new role officially begins from February 1.
Happy Birthday to our dearest VIR!

Happy Birthday to our dearest VIR!

The Vietnam Investment Review team has been fortunate to receive warm congratulations from both local and international business sectors.
Capital injection pushes up Grab super app vision

Capital injection pushes up Grab super app vision

By investing $500 million over the next five years, ride-hailer Grab is moving forward with its vision to become an “everyday super app” in Vietnam. Jerry Lim, country head of Grab Vietnam
Grab pushes ahead with $500 million expansion plan in Vietnam

Grab pushes ahead with $500 million expansion plan in Vietnam

Jerry Lim, country head of Grab Vietnam, talks with VIR’s Thanh Van about Grab’s next investment in Vietnam.
Tech firms raise the bar in food safety awareness

Tech firms raise the bar in food safety awareness

Technology firms look to be the right linkage between authorised ­management agencies and private trading households, allowing the more efficient dissemination of food safety standards.
Fierce race in Vietnam’s food delivery market: The game really ends?

Fierce race in Vietnam’s food delivery market: The game really ends?

Newcomers have shaken up Vietnam’s food delivery sector with intensified competition in which only strong contenders can withstand the challenges.
Toyota, SoftBank Vision Fund in $1bn Uber investment

Toyota, SoftBank Vision Fund in $1bn Uber investment

Japanese car giant Toyota and investment fund Softbank Vision Fund on Friday unveiled an investment of $1 billion in US company Uber to drive forward the development of driverless ridesharing services.
Grab’s acquisition of Uber may have broken law

Grab’s acquisition of Uber may have broken law

Grab’s acquisition of Uber may have violated the Competition Law, according to the Vietnam Competition Authority (VCA).
An alliance of 17 domestic taxi companies makes debut

An alliance of 17 domestic taxi companies makes debut

An alliance of 17 domestic taxi companies with 12,000 vehicles launched Monday, aiming to compete with ride-hailing services company Grab.
Uber exit threatens Grab monopoly in Southeast Asia

Uber exit threatens Grab monopoly in Southeast Asia

On April 8, Uber will officially transfer its Southeast Asian operations to its long-time rival, Grab.
Grab decries Vietnam's plan to regulate it as taxi service

Grab decries Vietnam's plan to regulate it as taxi service

Grab expressed concerns over Vietnam's plan to treat it like a taxi company, not a tech company.