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Grab sets 2025 goals to use tech for good in Southeast Asia

The ‘Tech for Good’ initiative includes a partnership with Microsoft to bridge the tech skills gap in Southeast Asia, with dedicated programmes for Grab’s driver-partners and their families, as well as a ‘Break the Silence’ initiative to create more opportunities for the deaf and hearing-impaired across the region. Grab also launches the Grab for Good: Social Impact Report, that estimates a contribution of US$5.8 billion to Southeast Asia’s economy in the twelve months leading up to March 2019.

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    Grab Announces Didi Chuxing and SoftBank As Lead Investors for Current Round of Financing

    • Strategic investment of a combined US$2.0 billion by Didi Chuxing and SoftBank deepens partnership with Grab
    • Grab expects to raise US$2.5 billion in total in current financing round
    • New financing to support Grab’s efforts in strengthening its dominant market position in on-demand transportation and payments in Southeast Asia


    Grab Celebrates Fifth Anniversary and Significant User Milestones

    • 3x growth in last year to 45 million downloads, and up to 2.5 million daily rides
    • Has provided higher incomes for nearly 1 million drivers and reduced travel time in half across Southeast Asia since founding
    • Adds GrabNow, New Service to Digitise Street Hailing