Mobike’s International Pullout Currently not Affecting Israel, Says Local Operator
On Friday, Techcrunch reported that the Chinese bike-sharing company has laid off its operations teams in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, India, and Australia
Raphael Kahan | 16:49 10.03.2019
Global cutbacks in the operations of dockless bike sharing company Beijing Mobike Technology Co. Ltd. do not currently affect the company’s activity in Israel, a spokesperson for the company’s Israeli franchise holder Car2Go Ltd. said in a statement to Calcalist.
For daily updates, subscribe to our newsletter by clicking here.On Friday, Techcrunch reported that Mobike has laid off its operations teams in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, India and Australia. The terminations are part of Mobike’s intention to cut its global operations and refocus on China, Techcrunch said. Israeli activities are operated by Car2Go, the latter told Calcalist, while Techcrunch’s report seems to apply only to localities where Mobike is the direct operator.