Fragmentation may be Southeast Asia's competitive advantage

Over the long run, China's Duopoly and America's oligopoly may become more of an bug than a feature 

Go-Jek's Go-Pay rolls out QR code-based payment services

Starting out with cashless donation payments, Go-Pay is set to install its QR codes on various locations for customers' different needs 

Today's top tech news, April 27: Indonesia urges ride-hailing companies to add SOS system to app

We also have updates from Huawei, Go-Jek, and how blockchain technology helps the #MeToo movement in China 

Go-Jek, Openspace inject money into Bangladesh's bike-hailing startup Pathao

While the quantum of the new investment was not officially disclosed, a recent report said the firm was looking to raise about US$30 million 

Indonesian ride-hailing giant Go-Jek to launch online content production house, streaming service

The upcoming Go-Studio will produce exclusive content for Go-Jek's video streaming service Go-Play 

Today's top tech news, April 24: Softbank and Google invest in China truck-hailing firm

Also, Bluedot Series A, possible Go-Jek and ComfortDelGro partnership, and Sprout Solutions seed funding 

Go-Jek teams up with auto-rickshaw drivers for its launch in Gorontalo, Indonesia

"Bentor" is a hybrid between motorbike and rickshaw; its drivers will be Go-Jek's partners in running their Go-Ride, Go-Food, Go-Send, and Go-Shop services in the city 

Is Grab making a grab for your wallet?

Grab is powerful; Its recent growth plus the Uber deal places Grab in a very dominant position, but vulnerable to competition 

Today's top tech news, April 12: Allianz X invests in Go-Jek, WeWork confirms naked Hub acquisition

We also have updates from Warburg Pincus, Ant Financial, and Protégé Ventures 

Today's top tech news, April 2: Grab/Uber deal raising competition concerns in Southeast Asia

Also, the Indonesian government suggests new regulations and Commerce.Asia raises US$1.3M