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WeMo Scooter closes AppWorks-led Series A round
It's AppWorks's first investment in Taiwan's burgeoning EV sector.
FreightTech startup BlueX helps ocean carriers like Evergreen Marine go digital
“Our strategy is to help them monetize the containers better than anyone."
gojek names Facebook, PayPal as new investors in latest funding round
It will see the integration of PayPal service into gojek's platform.
Beam scores US$26M from Sequoia, other VCs to scale its e-scooter rentals biz
The company plans to expand its fleet into Korea, AU, MY, NZ, and Taiwan.
GrabWheels raises $30M from Taiwan's KYMCO to accelerate EV adoption in SEA
It enables both firms to jointly explore development and deployment of EV.
Gogoro Launches "GoShare," the World's First End-to-End Mobility Sharing Platform, in Taiwan
With these products and self-developed software, this Taiwan-based startup is launching a new scooter-sharing service next month in the city of Taoyuan, disrupting the already competitive market of e-scooter rental service on the island.
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Asia's Logistics Industry Must be Ready for Blockchain, and Here's Why
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[Reprint] Alibaba’s DingTalk to Build Voice-driven Version for Cars
Alibaba is developing a voice-driven version of its enterprise communication and collaboration app DingTalk for vehicle use, local media is reporting, citing people familiar with the matter.
[Reprint] Alibaba AI Labs Launches L4 Autonomous Logistics Vehicle
Chinese internet giant Alibaba is speeding up its autonomous driving efforts with the launch of its first-ever L4-class self-driving logistics vehicle at The Computing Conference in Hangzhou. The company disclosed that the car is still under testing.
[Reprint] Google’s Self-driving Project Waymo Sets up Subsidiary in Shanghai
Alphabet’s self-driving company Waymo has chosen Shanghai as the headquarters of its subsidiary called Huimo Business Consulting. The China subsidiary was established in May with a capital of RMB 3.5 million yuan ($441,000). Huimo plans to design and test
[Reprint] Shenzhen Gives Tencent License to Road Test Autonomous Vehicles
Tencent has obtained a license for road tests of intelligent connected vehicles from Shenzhen municipal government, our sister site has reported . Tencent said that the transportation bureau issued only one license this time. The company will begin testin