August 1, 2018
Bangalore, India – GO-VIET, the on-demand multi-service app backed by GO-JEK, is set to expand its coverage to 12 districts across Ho Chi Minh City on Wednesday, August 1st, as the app becomes available for public download on the Apple App Store & Google Play for the first time.
JUNE 25, 2018
Bangalore, India– GO-JEK today announces the launch of two locally founded companies in Vietnam and Thailand that will form the first wave of its international expansion. The companies will be run by local founding management teams, with GO-JEK providing knowledge and expertise as well as technology and investment.
JULY 03, 2018
Indonesia's ride hailing service GO-JEK has appointed Ranjan Sakalley as the chief technology officer of its payments arm GO-PAY. In this role, Sakalley will work alongside group CTO Ajey Gore to lead all product engineering for GO-PAY products including the design, delivery and reliability of the products.
MAY 24, 2018
JAKARTA, INDONESIA – GO-JEK has confirmed that it is to invest $500 million in its international expansion strategy. The company will enter Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore and the Philippines within the next few months, starting with ride-hailing but ultimately aiming to...
DECEMBER 15, 2017
Ride-hailing service GO-JEK, Indonesia's first billion-dollar tech startup, has agreed to acquire three local fintech firms as it seeks to expand its grip on the digital payments market. The deals involve Kartuku, a leading offline payments processing company in Indonesia...
DECEMBER 12, 2017
Uber Technologies Inc. has spent millions of dollars fighting politicians and business lobbies trying to scuttle the app everywhere from New York to London. For Indonesian ride-hailing and food-delivery startup GO-JEK, the push back is coming from the lunch ladies at Jakarta Intercultural School.
DECEMBER 8, 2017
JAKARTA, Indonesia - On a recent morning driving his motorbike for one of Asia's fastest-growing tech start-ups, Nasrun picked up and dropped off four school-children, an office worker, medicine from a pharmacy, some dumplings with peanut sauce...
NOVEMBER 21, 2017
GO-JEK scaled 900 times in the first 18 months after the launch of its mobile app in January 2015. By June 2016, there were over 20 million bookings on GO-JEK about 667,000 rides per day. After that, the Indonesia startup turned into a unicorn, raising a funding round of US$550 million. It did all that with a team of less than 80 engineers.
OCTOBER 22, 2017
Ten years ago, few could have predicted the mobile payment revolution in Indonesia would be driven not by the banking industry, but by a firm that started out as a motorcycle-taxi booking operation with just 20 riders.
MAY 9, 2017
Ajey Gore, a commerce graduate from University of Allahabad, is a brilliant example that you don’t need a formal degree to chase your dreams. Hailing from Banda in Uttar Pradesh, today he’s the group CTO of Indonesia’s first unicorn, GO-JEK.