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SOCAR Joins The Malaysian Car Sharing Fray

SOCAR Joins The Malaysian Car Sharing Fray rental urban mobility

Car-sharing service SOCAR is joining the Malaysian vehicle-sharing landscape in what is its first country expansion outside of South Korea. SOCAR Malaysia is a sister company to SOCAR Korea, which is South Korea’s top car-sharing platform with nearly 10,000 cars and over three million registered users. The push into Malaysia is aimed to be its stepping stone to the rest

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Potential Speed Bumps Ahead For BlueSG Electric Car Sharing

Potential Speed Bumps Ahead For BlueSG EV electric Car Sharing Fleet urban mobility

After months of anticipation, Singapore’s first large-scale electric vehicle (EV) car-sharing programme, BlueSG, was launched last week. Beginning Dec 12, an initial fleet of 80 EVs and 32 charging stations are available for public use. BlueSG’s subscription plans offer two options: a premium yearly plan and a weekly membership plan. For the yearly plan, members pay SGD$15 a month to

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Treeletrik Partners Asean Co-Operative Organisation to Develop EEV Market

Treeletrik Partners ACO For EEV Development and Marketing In Asean sustainable personal urban mobility

Promoting Electric Mobility in Asean Personal electric mobility firm Treeletrik Sdn Bhd has officially partnered with the Asean Co-Operative Organisation (ACO) to promote and improve the distribution network for marketing of energy-efficient vehicles (EEVs) across Southeast Asia. Both parties inked the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Nov 18, 2017 in Petaling Jaya at the third Malaysian Carnival Of Cooperatives Products

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Southeast Asia Bike-sharing oBike Helps out Penang Flood Victims

Southeast Asia Bike-sharing oBike Helps out Penang Flood Victims bike rental PrayforPenang urban mobility CSR

50,000 oBikers Joined Hands donated RM10,000  PrayForPenang Campaign Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, 14 November 2017 – As Malaysia banded together in alleviating hardships encountered in Penang due to the recent severe floods, oBike’s PrayForPenang Campaign to help those affected by the floods was concluded successfully on 12 November. As part of this campaign, oBike, the first smart dockless bikesharing operator, provided

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Is Malaysia’s Public Transport System Really Among World’s Worst?

Malaysia public transport urban mobility sustainable cities index ranking arcadis

Last month, Kuala Lumpur came in at 95th from 100 cities globally in the Arcadis Sustainable Cities Mobility Index with an overall score of 31%. But is Kualà Lumpur’s public transport really that bad? The short answer is no. In a nutshell, the evaluation did not capture the full picture of the city’s fast-developing public transportation network. The Assessment Arcadis said Kuala Lumpur scored

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Prime Minister Najib is Transforming Malaysia’s Urban Mobility

Prime Minister Najib Razak is Transforming Malaysia's sustainable Urban Mobility rail development public transport

PM suggests the future of Malaysian urbanites may commute in self-driving electric vehicles Since Malaysia’s National Transformation Programme in 2010 kick-started, among other things, a drive to enhance the country’s land public transportation network, over 700 kilometres of double-tracked intercity rail lines had been put into place. But Malaysia still has some way to go in respect of reimagining its

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The Fifth International Railway Summit will be Held in Kuala Lumpur

The Fifth International Railway Summit will be Held in Kuala Lumpur hosted by UIC Huawei public transport rail transit sustainable urban mobility

hosted in association with UIC and Huawei [Shenzhen, China, 23 October 2017] The 5th International Railway Summit will be hosted in association with the International Union of Railways (UIC) and Huawei Technologies, the global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider. The summit, a comprehensive networking event for the railway industry, is organised by IRITS Events and will take place

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Indonesia-based KinerjaPay Announces Partnership with Uber

Indonesia-based KinerjaPay Announces Partnership with Uber ride sharing hailing e-hailing urban mobility

Joint Promotion with Uber Is Expected To Drive New Users and Increase Revenues JAKARTA, Indonesia, October 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — KinerjaPay Corp., (OTCQB: KPAY), a digital payment and eCommerce platform, (KinerjaPay) today announced its partnership with Uber Technologies, Inc., (Uber) the global smartphone-enabled ride-hailing service. Indonesia Ride-Hailing Growth Rate Since its launch in 2012, Uber has become the most recognized

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Malaysian Government will Contribute Funds to Johor’s Urban Mobility Development

Malaysian Government will Contribute Funds to Johor's Urban Mobility Bus Rapid Transit BRT Development Iskandar Johor Malaysia

The Development of RM2.56 Billion Bus Rapid Transit in the Iskandar Region ISKANDAR PUTERI, Oct 7 (Bernama) — The federal government will contribute RM1 billion towards the development of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) while the rest, amounting to RM1.56 billion, would be financed via a Private Public Partnership, according to the National News Agency. Announcing this, Prime Minister Datuk

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Singapore to See First Large-scale EV Sharing Scheme in December

Singapore to See First Large-scale EV Sharing Scheme in December BlueSG Bollore electric car rental ASEAN urban mobility

The First Large-Scale Electric Car Sharing Service in Southeast Asia (ASEAN) BlueSG Pte Ltd has unveiled the locations of its first batch of 30 charging stations for electric vehicles (EVs) ahead of the roll-out of what will be Singapore’s first large-scale EV-sharing programme in December. Bluecar EV In a statement on September 27, it said the sharing program will enable

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